BitFlyer launched its newest characteristic Instantaneous Purchase on Dec. 5 to supply its European customers with the power to purchase cryptocurrency utilizing a bank card, debit card and native prompt switch strategies like Sofort, iDeal and GiroPay.
The newly launched characteristic, which is offered on desktop computer systems and smartphones, goals to make it extra handy for customers to purchase crypto utilizing their most well-liked cost technique. It additionally seems to supply a brand new avenue for crypto inexperienced persons who need an all-in-one answer to buy, retailer and safe their cryptocurrency investments. BitFlyer Europe COO Andy Bryant mentioned of bitFlyer’s purchase/promote platform:
“By making it much like that of a standard e-commerce expertise, we’re serving to bringing cryptocurrency to a mainstream viewers, whereas additionally giving skilled customers a sooner and easier approach to get their foreign money.”
bitFlyer Europe launched in January 2018 as a completely owned subsidiaries of bitFlyer, Inc., a serious participant in Japanese cryptocurrency.
Cointelegraph contacted bitFlyer concerning the launch of Instantaneous Purchase however had but to obtain a response as of press time. This text will probably be up to date if new feedback are available.
BitFlyer added 5 altcoins to its buying and selling platforms in Europe and the U.S.
In September, bitFlyer introduced that it was including 5 new altcoins to its European buying and selling platform: Bitcoin Money (BCH), Ethereum Basic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC), Lisk (LSK) and Monacoin (MONA). All of those altcoins had been obtainable instantly to its European clients, whereas bitFlyer U.S. clients had rapid entry to solely three of those cash: BCH, ETC, and LTC.
A month previous to that, bitFlyer and expertise companies firm Tpoint Japan joined forces to permit native clients to trade loyalty program factors for Bitcoin (BTC) and earn rewards for paying in crypto.
In July, the Japanese industrial big Sumitomo Company partnered with bitFlyer Blockchain to launch a blockchain actual property enterprise. Yuzo Kano, managing director of bitFlyer Blockchain, mentioned on the time that the goal of the venture was to allow rental events to finish your entire course of from smartphones.