Tagged: Unbanked

Bitspark Switching to Bitshares for Remittances

Today we announce that Bitspark will be switching to the Bitshares Blockchain from Bitcoin because it is better suited for the company’s business. That is not to say it is better for everything, but for remittances we see it has some clear advantages. The new payment method will be…

Philippines as a remittance destination

Philippines as a springboard for Remittances in SE Asia The Philippines comes in as the world’s third largest remittance market receiving a total of US$28 billion in 2014, only preceded by India receiving US$70 billion and China receiving US$64 billion. Remittances sent to the Philippines made…