Visa announces neobank pilot focused on getting crypto tools to Black community

Visa announces neobank pilot focused on getting crypto tools to Black community

The crypto APIs will help “provide another channel for the Black community to access crypto as a new asset class.” Visa has teamed up with a neobank to pilot a crypto program that will allow underbanked individuals to purchase, custody, and trade digital assets.In an announcement today, customers at First Boulevard, a neobank “built for Black America,” will soon be able use Visa’s application programming interfaces, or APIs, to access the benefits of trading and custodying crypto. Visa said the partnership was part of its efforts to give people using financial institutions without the....


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