March 8, cryptocurrency Bank Wirex announced the launch of a new cryptocurrency debit VISA cards for its customers in EU countries. A new generation of cards Wirex maintains multi-currency accounts (GBP, EUR, USD, BTC), as well as contactless payment methods, which makes it easy to pay with bitcoin and instantly exchange digital currency for Fiat.
⏱The wait is almost over..⏱*feeling EXCITED* https://t.co/GMdezjQE0S pic.twitter.com/BcCPJN6fmH
— Wirex (@wirexapp) March 5, 2018.
At the moment, Wirex — the only European provider company for cards, allowing you to spend money that was converted from a cryptocurrency.
“Our company is the only supplier in Europe offering debit cards that make cryptocurrency a part of your everyday life. Spending in stores, purchase goods online or withdraw cash at ATMs have become a lot easier. We first introduced these cards into the world, and now we are the first integrated account of cryptocurrency wallets with contactless debit cards VISA”, — said the co-founder and CEO of Wirex kleptomanka Pavel Matveev.
With new maps Wirex offers free and instant transfer of bitcoins between users Wirex, bitcoin addresses with multipages for enhanced security and individual accounts with e-money in the UK with a unique sort code and account number for the payments of third parties.
As they say in the company account Wirex represent a considerable improvement compared to all previously available offers for encryption.
“Wirex map in Europe is not a real prepaid debit card that will give merchants more flexibility at a lower level of fraud”, — said the representatives of Wirex.
New account and card with 8 March, available in the UK, from March 20 — in France, Germany and Italy. For other EU countries — 27 Mar.
In the near future also will offer suggestions for the countries of South-East Asia and Japan. Phased delivery to regions is intended to provide a stable and secure service worldwide.
Recall that in early January, representatives of Visa Europe has stopped cooperation with Gibraltar payment platform WaveCrest “due to ongoing non-compliance with rules”. As a result, all Visa cards in WaveCrest has stopped working. Customers of the platform were a number of major bitcoin companies, including BitPay, TenX, Bitwala and Wirex.