Cryptocurrencies

Instant Access to Liquidity for Payment Providers on the Blockchain

Instant Access to Liquidity for Payment Providers on the Blockchain

In this final installment in our miniseries on “Demystifying Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain-based Applications and Opportunities in the B2B Payments Space" in partnership with Ripple, we explore new and more efficient ways for banks and other financial services companies to source liquidity, thanks to blockchain.

Expedited cross-border payments for Corporates on the Blockchain

Expedited cross-border payments for Corporates on the Blockchain

In this third article of our miniseries titled "Demystifying Cryptocurrencies: Blockchain-based Applications and Opportunities in the B2B Payments Space", in partnership with Ripple, we look at the benefits of using blockchain to power international payments.

Looking at a Future Without SWIFT: Financial Institutions and Blockchain

Looking at a Future Without SWIFT: Financial Institutions and Blockchain

In this second installment of our miniseries on “Demystifying Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain-based Applications and Opportunities in the B2B Payments Space,” we will address how a decades old "messaging service" — SWIFT — is likely to be displaced for good by blockchain applications.

Demystifying Cryptocurrency: Blockchain-based Applications and Opportunities in the B2B Payments Space

Demystifying Cryptocurrency: Blockchain-based Applications and Opportunities in the B2B Payments Space

The first installation in this blog miniseries in partnership with Ripple, the Solutions for Business team at OANDA will demystify the world of cryptocurrencies and present corporate audiences with the benefits and opportunities of B2B blockchain-based payment applications.

Cryptos See Red and China’s Fake News

Cryptos See Red and China’s Fake News

Cryptocurrencies see ‘red’ as South Korean officials prepare a bill to ban the trading of cryptos on exchanges, stepping up its efforts to curb speculation.