Xapo Bank Is The First Bank To Fully Integrate With USDC
Our members can now send USDC using the funds in their Xapo Bank US Dollar accounts, in addition to being able to receive USDC, which are instantly converted to US Dollars.
Xapo Bank joins Faster Payment System
Our members can now instantly send Pounds Sterling to banks in the UK & participating overseas territories, digital wallets or most exchanges.
USDC deposits to Xapo Bank are back
The temporary halt on USDC deposits to Xapo Bank placed on Saturday, 11th March, 2023 has now been lifted.
It’s back up! Xapo now paying 1% interest on Bitcoin deposits
Our interest rate on Bitcoin is back to a high of 1% from 0.1%. This is one of the ways we help our members responsibly grow their wealth.
Another first: Xapo Bank now supports Lightning Network payments
As the first bank to support Lightning Network payments, our members can now make low cost and lightning fast Bitcoin payments on the Xapo Bank app.
Not All Regulated VASPs are created equal: FTX and the lessons learned
Most people understand that a large percentage of the world’s access to the virtual assets space are through regulated VASPs. But what does that mean and what does it mean to be ‘regulated’? One of the core objectives of regulation, and of running a regulated business should be to protect and benefit people and to create secure economic environments for businesses to flourish.
3 things to look for in an offshore bank
An offshore bank account is one that you open and operate in a country outside your country of residence. With an offshore account, you can make and receive international payments, save and invest in several currencies, and sometime even manage your finances across multiple countries and regions.
Could offshore banking be right for you?
An offshore bank account is one that you open and operate in a country outside your country of residence. Also called an overseas bank account, an offshore account facilitates the management of your finances in multiple countries and regions.
Why does crypto hold so much appeal in emerging markets?
In the last few years, adoption of cryptocurrency has continued to grow in emerging markets. The 2022 Global Crypto Adoption Index released by blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis showed the Top 20 countries that had the most people put the biggest share of their money into cryptocurrency.