Tagged: Fintech

Pt 3: BITSPARK LAUNCHES ZEPHYR TOKEN SALE ON BITSHARES

Introducing Zephyr Token Sale! As discussed previously in parts 1 and 2, Bitspark is switching to Bitshares in place of Bitcoin as the means of transmission for making domestic and international payments. A key foundation to this will be Zephyr- a reward token for taking part in the Bitspark remittance…

Part 2: Bitspark Switching to Bitshares and Unbanking The Banked

Bitspark: Unbanking The Banked with Bitshares In part one we announced our plans to switch to Bitshares from Bitcoin as the alternative cryptocurrency for our remittance business and the reasoning as to why. In this part I hope to follow up with the questions from readers relating to how this…

Bitspark United Nations Mission to Tajikistan pt 2.

Tajikistan is a developing country which heavily relies on remittances. Until 2014, the share of remittances made up around 43 percent of the national GDP roughly US$ 4 billion a year, which has sharply declined to 20-25 percent in the subsequent years due to the global recession and the depreciation…

Bitspark Launches Remittances to Nigeria at rates 14.4% Better Than Competition

Today we at Bitspark are launching our services to the African continent with Nigeria as the first destination on the list and to start with a bang, our rates are 14.4% than the global FX markets used by every competitor. As the largest economy and population on the continent,…

Bitspark Signs Infrastructure Partnership with Bitssa

We are delighted today to announce that we have signed a technical infrastructure partnership with UK licensed Bitcoin Exchange Bitssa- the first cryptocurrency trading exchange to focus exclusively on emerging markets, particularly in Africa. Bitssa is launching today with support for Nigerian Naira to Bitcoin trading and will be rolling…