Currency

Aug
09

UK’s Standard Chartered to offer crypto brokerage services in Ireland

Zodia Custody, the Standard Chartered Bank’s crypto brokerage, is planning to offer its services to institutional investors in Ireland

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Aug
03

Paypal hiring more than 100 crypto experts starting with Ireland

Payment giant PayPal has begun hiring cryptocurrency experts in Ireland in roles such as compliance and anti-money laundering checks.

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Jul
26

Crypto companies establish presence, hire talent in Ireland

Cryptocurrency companies have been opening offices in Ireland with some well-known players now looking to hire local talent.

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May
10

What is Dogecoin and how does it work?

What is Dogecoin? Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency that was originally created at least in part as a lighthearted joke for crypto enthusiasts.

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May
01

Irish digital currency firms now obliged to register with central bank

Digital currency companies operating in Ireland must now register with the country’s central bank.

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Apr
13

Deloitte FS Innovation Awards a springboard to further success for TransferMate

A double winner in the Deloitte Financial Services Innovation Awards two years ago, TransferMate has been building on that success in the meantime.

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Apr
12

CurrencyFair merger to create hundreds of jobs in next few years

CurrencyFair’s headcount will immediately go from 90 to 160 and is expected to further grow to 450 over the next four years.

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Apr
07

Standard Chartered turbocharges digital payments proposition with investment and the merger of CurrencyFair with Assembly Payments

CurrencyFair, a global cross-border payments platform and Assembly Payments, whose platform automates complex payment workflows, today announce their merger as a result of a strategic investment by Standard Chartered, subject to regulatory approval. SC Ventures, the innovation, ventures and fintech investments unit of Standard Chartered is doubling down on its commitment to the rapidly growing payments industry, following its earlier investment in Assembly Payments in 2020. Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive of Standard Chartered said, “Digital payments is a core strategic area for Standard Chartered and our 2020 investment in Assembly Payments greatly enhanced our presence in the domestic payments business. By bringing together the complementary strengths of CurrencyFair and […]

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