Mastercard grants principal membership to crypto platform

The partnership gives Wirex the opportunity to continue improving its services


Mastercard grants principal membership to crypto platform. Source:

UK-based company Wirex became the first native crypto platform that secures Mastercard principal membership.

According to the report, Wirex will be able to issue payment cards directly, offering reduced costs and faster transactions on a platform.

Besides, the collaboration enables customers to instantly buy, hold, exchange, and spend multiple crypto and traditional currencies within one platform.

Wirex is proud to have become a principal member of Mastercard. It has always been our vision to empower everyone to enjoy the advantages of a world where all currencies are equal, and this membership is a step in the right direction. We’ve been working hard to develop a cheaper, faster and safer platform, and we’re excited to announce some revolutionary advancements over the next few months that will change the fintech and crypto spaces forever
Pavel Matveev, CEO and co-founder of Wirex

We’ve reported that 2.6 million Brits have bought cryptocurrency, with significant growth over the last year.


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