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  • Blockchain Vs Traditional Methods for International Money Transfers

    Blockchain Vs Traditional Methods for International Money Transfers

    Comparing Costs, Speed, Efficiency. Cross-border fund transfers on the blockchain offer significant advantages in terms of speed and cost-efficiency compared to traditional banking systems or payment platforms like Payoneer, Wise, and PayPal. The framework for international engagement on digital assets is aimed at promoting the responsible development and use of such technologies, including blockchain, to…

  • Recent Bitcoin Surge Skyrockets Past $72,000

    Recent Bitcoin Surge Skyrockets Past $72,000

    The Convergence of Bitcoin ETFs, Strategic Corporate Investments, and Political Endorsements Fuels the Rally The digital currency landscape witnessed a monumental milestone as Bitcoin soared to a record-breaking high of $72,211 on Monday, according to Coingecko. This surge, amounting to a 3.6% increase within a day, propelled Bitcoin into a realm of “price discovery,” where…

  • Best Platform to Make Affordable and Instant Cross-Border Payments

    Best Platform to Make Affordable and Instant Cross-Border Payments

    Choose the right payment platform to make international transactions Whether you’re a freelancer, a digital nomad, or a business that runs remote teams in India, Bangladesh or the Philippines –  you need a payment partner that makes your cross-border payments as hassle-free as possible while being the most affordable in the market. Today, let’s find…

  • Fiat vs Crypto: Making the Right Choice for Instant Cross-Border Payments

    Fiat vs Crypto: Making the Right Choice for Instant Cross-Border Payments

    Explore the Advantages of Crypto over Fiat for Swift and Secure Global Transactions. To truly understand the winner in the Fiat vs Crypto debate, let’s dive into how both systems work.  Traditional cross-border money transfers go through a centralized banking system, involving the sender’s, intermediary, and recipient’s banks. This process, relying on wire transfers, can…

  • Best Ways to Transfer Money Internationally

    Best Ways to Transfer Money Internationally

    Choose the right payment platform to make international transactions Gone are the days when sending money abroad was a complex and costly affair.  The leading money transfer services today offer secure transactions with minimal fees, ensuring your funds reach their destination without a hitch. This guide highlights eight standout online platforms for international money transfers,…

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Stablecoins

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Stablecoins

    Simply Explained the Pros & Cons of Stablecoins As businesses dive into the world of digital payments, especially for sending money across borders, the idea of using cryptocurrencies gets really exciting.  World Bank highlighted traditional cross-border payment currently charges 6% on average, while payment on blockchain technology can cut this cost by 80%.  At Wind.app,…

  • A guide on how to start a business in Dubai

    A guide on how to start a business in Dubai

    Are you an entrepreneur looking to start a business in Global hub? Dubai might just be the perfect destination for you. Renowned for its strategic location, robust infrastructure, and business friendly environment, Dubai offers plenty of opportunities for ambitious individuals seeking to turn the entrepreneurial dream into reality.In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through…

  • Wind.App Gains Approval as a Virtual Asset Service Provider in Europe

    Wind.App Gains Approval as a Virtual Asset Service Provider in Europe

    Singapore, 25th February 2024 – Wind.App, a cross-border payments infrastructure company focused on bridging the gap between traditional financial services, has officially received authorization as Virtual Asset Service Provider in Europe. This significant milestone places Wind.App at the forefront of the rapidly evolving fintech landscape, expanding its capabilities in providing secure, efficient, and innovative financial…

  • What is a self-custody (non-custodial) wallet?

    What is a self-custody (non-custodial) wallet?

    You likely have physical wallets for cash and digital wallets like PayPal or Venmo. But to truly own cryptocurrency and digital assets, you need a self-custody wallet. Also called non-custodial wallets, these give you sole control over digital money and assets. Self-custody wallets offer ultimate financial freedom and independence – your private keys and funds…

  • Exploring Wise Alternatives For Business

    Exploring Wise Alternatives For Business

    In the world of international money transfers, Wise (formerly Transferwise) has been a trusted choice for many, offering low fees, fair exchange rates, and flexible options for handling multiple currencies.  Let us take a closer look at some of the options beyond Wise, focusing on their strengths in terms of how quickly transactions are processed,…

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