August was another busy month for Crypto.com. While we continue developing new features and growing our community, here’s a roundup on what happened in August:
Enhanced security with 2FA and Crypto Insurance
Our new 2FA feature provides users with an additional layer of security when performing certain transactions, and we have secured coverage for up to US$100 million in insurance to safeguard digital assets in cold storage. Visit our new Security Page to learn more about our enhanced security measures. Find the original blog post here.
Crypto.com Chain Dev Update #4 Published
The latest Crypto.com Chain Dev Update was released with details on new textual address format for payments, new updates to the technical documentation, and next steps towards the launch of Public testnet.
More coins supported on Crypto Earn
Earn up to 8%p.a. with BNB, DAI, MKR, BAT and LINK deposit on Crypto Earn! With the new additions, Crypto Earn now supports 13 coins for holders to maximize their returns. Earn more by staking at least 50 MCO!
Send crypto to friends with “Pay Your Friends”
The new “Pay Your Friends” was launched to replace Venmo. Pay your friends back in any cryptocurrency for free instantly, and receive US$50 when your friends stake 50 MCO or more! Enjoy up to 10% cashback by paying your friends back in CRO! Read it here to find out more.
Refer your favorite online shop to join the Crypto.com merchant network
Refer online stores to add Crypto.com Pay to their checkout pages - $50 referral bonus for you, double cashback for the community and $500 fee waived for the merchant!
We look forward to helping you to spend crypto directly at your favorite online stores, having you tell your friends to start spending crypto there and making it easy for merchants to enjoy high transaction volume from the community as they start accepting cryptocurrency.
Fiat Withdrawals Available with TUSD and PAX
With the partnership with TrustToken and Paxos Standard in place, users can now redeem their TUSD or PAX 1-to-1 against USD, and the USD funds can be wired directly to personal bank account. Find out more here.
Crypto.com Pay Gift Card Updates
Our Pay Gift Card is now in Japan! Shop at Amazon Japan and get up to 10% Cash Back!
We have also extended our Pay Gift Card offering to Air Canada, Delta Airlines and Southwest Airlines, so give the gift of travel with airline gift cards today!
Crypto.com App Extends to 38 States
The State of Kansas now has access to Crypto.com services. Now 38 States - more to come!
Crypto Invest Performance Highlights
Check out our 1H 2019 performance highlights! Each of our portfolios outperformed the S&P 500 in every reporting period, and our Growth Portfolio outperformed the Eureka Hedge Crypto Hedge Fund Index, returning +109% YTD and +74% since inception!
Crypto.com App Multiple Listing
More cryptocurrencies will be progressively added, giving users more crypto to buy at true cost - best execution prices, no fees, no markups.
CRO Listing Events
The Crypto.com Chain Token (CRO) listed on BiKi.com. See the announcement post here.
MCO Visa Card with new design lands on Singapore!
MCO Visa Card’s new design featuring the iconic Crypto.com brand icon, the Ethereum Lion, is now shipping in Singapore, starting from Ruby Steel. Singapore users with the Ruby Steel MCO Visa Card reserved will receive their card in the new design!
Live AMA with Crypto.com
Meet our Crypto.com Ambassadors!
The Crypto.com Ambassadors are now officially onboard! Watch for their presence in our social media platforms and community channels, and find out more about them here.
Crypto.com at the Lion City
We had fun at the beach joining the Tanjong Paradisco event, and hosted a workplace tea break at Singapore to tell more people about Crypto.com! Stay tuned for more events at SG!
Crypto.com on Crypto Podcasts
- Check out the reviews of the MCO Visa Card by Ryan Rotolo, Mr_Kristof, Bitcoin for Beginners, Hack Crypto, Crypto Advisor, CryptoDad, Crypto Tone, Vincent Briatore Crypto, Satoshi Sean on YouTube. Thanks for the reviews!
- Forbes featured the free airport lounge access feature of the MCO Visa card in the article “Three Sneaky Ways To Get 100% Free Airport Lounge Access”. Read it here.
- Crypto trader Brandon Kelly shared his review on the Crypto.com App on his YouTube channel. Watch the video here.
- Kris spoke with Ryan Selkis, founder of Messari, on Messari’s Unqualified Opinions. Watch the chat here.