SAN ANTONIO, Aug 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Usio, Inc. (Nasdaq: USIO), a provider of FinTech and integrated electronic payment solutions, today announced its partnership with Voyager Digital, the crypto application. fast growing currency and platform, to enable its merchants to accept many important cryptocurrencies as a means of payment.
Louis Hoch, President and CEO of Usio, said: “Since its inception, Usio has been an innovator in the FinTech industry. The introduction of new technology that allows our merchants to accept various types of cryptocurrency as a form of bidding for all of our payment acceptance solutions further illustrates our commitment to leadership. enlightened avant-garde in the industry. The use of cryptocurrency is on the rise. Providing our merchants with the ability to accept crypto securely, just like we offer traditional electronic payment options, will allow the merchants and ISVs we serve to meet the increasingly diverse payment needs of their customers, which we believe will increase customer engagement, retention and revenue. The development of this new technology further strengthens our commitment to the cryptocurrency markets, which already includes supporting the electronic payment and disbursement needs of crypto exchanges and associated organizations. “
Stephen Ehrlich, CEO and Co-Founder of Voyager, said: “We are delighted to strengthen our strong and long-term relationship with Usio by partnering with this exciting new initiative to facilitate cryptocurrency payments globally at level of traders and ISVs. The combination of innovative customer-centric Usio technology and Voyager’s cutting-edge, scalable and secure payment offering, through our recent acquisition of Coinify, comes together just as the adoption of cryptocurrency as a mode payment is growing exponentially. . This new program will provide merchants and ISVs with an efficient, cost-effective and transparent tool that responds to changing payment trends.
Usio’s unique new product will allow merchants to accept cryptocurrency as payment in person, online, via electronic invoice or text-to-pay, among others, and can be processed using the app. Travel. Usio will support up to sixty cryptocurrencies across the world, making it simple, convenient, and secure. This is a new way for Usio merchants to enable customers to checkout with cryptocurrency for online purchases, donations, tax payments and more. The introduction of a crypto option reinforces our commitment to provide Usio traders with more convenient options for their customers to pay. Customers can pay securely and easily, quickly converting their cryptocurrency holdings to US dollars at checkout, with clear conversion rates and no additional fees, all in real time without currency risk in fluctuating prices. prices experienced by some unstable cryptocurrencies.
Usio expects this service to be available by the end of 2021.
About Usio, Inc.
Usio, Inc. (Nasdaq: USIO), a leading provider of FinTech integrated payment solutions, offers a wide range of payment solutions to merchants, billers, banks, service desks, crypto exchanges and card issuers. The Company operates credit, debit / prepaid and ACH payment processing platforms to provide convenient, world-class payment solutions and services to their customers. The strength of the Company lies in its ability to provide tailor-made solutions for card issuance, payment acceptance and bill payments, as well as its unique technology in the prepaid industry. Usio is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, and has offices in Austin, Texas and Franklin, Tennessee, just outside of Nashville.
Websites: www.usio.com, www.singularpayments.com, www.payfacinabox.com, www.akimbocard.com and www.usiooutput.com.
About Voyager Digital Ltd.
Voyager Digital Ltd. (CSE: VYGR; OTCQX: VYGVF; FRA: UCD2) is the fast growing, publicly traded cryptocurrency platform founded in 2018 to bring choice, transparency and profitability to the market. Voyager offers a secure way to invest and trade in over 60 different crypto assets, without any commission, using its easy-to-use mobile app, and earn rewards of up to 12% APY on over 30 crypto -coins. Voyager, through its subsidiary Coinify ApS, provides crypto payment solutions to consumers and merchants around the world. To learn more about the company, please visit https://www.investvoyager.com.
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Joe Hassett, Investor Relations
Head of Communications, Voyager Digital
Voyager Public Relations Team