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Jack Dorsey’s TBD Teams Up With Circle to Take US Dollar Stablecoin Savings and Remittances Global
The partnership aims to improve people’s access to dollar-linked stablecoins in countries with rapidly devaluing currencies.
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Latin American Exchange Bitso Brings Crypto Remittance Service to Colombia
The company launched a similar business in Mexico in 2021.
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Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse (right) and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire spoke on a panel about remittances at the World Economic Forum's media village. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
At Davos, Crypto Is No Longer on the Outside
Cryptocurrencies have taken a prominent role at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, despite the mainstream finance world’s apparent contempt for the sector.
Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse (right) and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire spoke on a panel about remittances at the World Economic Forum's media village. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

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Las remesas mexicanas son las más grandes del continente; las empresas cripto quieren una parte
Bitso, Coinbase y Circle han lanzado nuevos servicios que aprovechan el flujo constante de dinero entre México y los Estados Unidos, y se enfrentan a jugadores establecidos como Western Union. Este artículo forma parte de Payments Week de CoinDesk.
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Six of 10 Salvadorans Quit Using the Chivo Wallet After Getting the Bitcoin Incentive, Study Finds
“Most users who used Chivo after spending the $30 bonus do not engage with the app intensively,” the U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research reported.
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Should Western Union Worry About Stablecoins?
For now, stablecoins are used mostly in the speculative crypto economy. Will that change?
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Thai Remittance Platform Starts Processing Ripple Payments
DeeMoney has become the first non-banking institution to use RippleNet in Thailand.
Bangkok, Thailand. (Molpix/Shutterstock)

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Money Sender Azimo to Use Ripple Tech and XRP for Philippines Remittance Corridor
European money transfer service Azimo is tapping Ripple's On-Demand Liquidity and XRP to speed up remittances to the Southeast Asian nation.
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Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple CEO at Davos 2020
Intermex Partners With Ripple for XRP-Based Remittance Corridor
Intermex has said it will use use RippleNet for its U.S.-Mexican remittance corridor.
Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple CEO at Davos 2020

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Bitspark Fades Out Following COO Maxine Ryan's Departure
The company, with operations in Hong Kong, the Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam, will be permanently shuttering its doors on March 4.
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