This month, december has witnessed a lot of Bitfinex’s developments, with the exchange and cryptocurrency store Bitrefill partnered to enable the trading podium’s customers to shop with Bitcoin (BTC) over the Lightning Network. The partnership will enable customers to purchase over 2,000 numerous prepaid vouchers with Bitcoin(BTC(. The vouchers will cover the costs of products and services useful to entertainment, gaming, dining, travel and lots more.
Chainalysis, New York-based blockchain analytics company is set to supply Bitfinex with its Anti-Money Laundering agreeable solution to use the real-time monitoring power of Chainalysis’ technology to point out high-risk outliers during a high volume of transactions
Bitfinex additionally disclosed the first of two major upgrades it says can absolutely change user spending habits and payments, assuring that it would support Bitcoin(BTC) transactions on the Lightning Network.
Cryptocurrency with credit/debit cards
Also in this month of December, bitFlyer, Tokyo-based crypto exchange published the launch of “Instant Buy” on its European exchange platform. The exchange will thus supply its European users with the ability to purchase crypto using a debit card, local instant transfer methods like Sofort, iDeal and GiroPay and also their credit card.
Coinbase Card, a cryptocurrency-powered Visa debit card from Coinbase, major cryptocurrency exchange began assisting a stablecoin pegged to the United States dollar, Dai (DAI), alongside major cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin(BTC) and Litecoin (LTC).