It’s April Fools’ Day, but we are not joking around! As the Crypto.com team looks forward to Q2, here’s a look back at all the excitement that took place in March:
Headed Beyond the Moon to Mars
Crypto.com released a new product roadmap, charting the path ahead. Our CEO Kris shared some key highlights from the roadmap in this video, including the upcoming Council Nodes Rewards, USD Bank Transfers, Crypto Earn and Crypto Credit.
MCO Visa Card Multiple Cryptocurrencies Top-up
Singapore MCO Visa Card holders can now top up their cards with a total of 5 cryptocurrencies through the Crypto.com Wallet & Card App, this includes BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC and MCO. Read more here.
Powered-up Singapore Referral Program
The referral program gets a further enhancement, where referrers will be rewarded for getting friends in Singapore to sign up for the metal MCO Visa Card. Learn how it works here.
Crypto.com Adds New Features
- Get Updates with Crypto News
In our recent App update, the Crypto News feature was added to our home screen to keep users in touch with Crypto.com’s recent updates, new products and features, as well as system notifications.
- Chinese Language Website Launches
Crypto.com breaks more language barriers with a new Chinese language site at www.crypto.com/cn.
Second Crypto.com Chain Dev Update Published
The team shared the Second Dev Update, which details Crypto.com Chain going open source, the accounting model and signature schemes, as well as updates to the Crypto.com Chain Technical Whitepaper.
Crypto.com Pay and Pay SDK Now Available
Crypto.com Pay is now live with transactions taking place at shop.crypto.com, the official Crypto.com merchandise shop and first merchant integration. Watch our Chief Strategy Officer Eric demonstrate the shopping experience here. The Crypto.com Pay SDK is also available for selected merchant partners to begin their integration process, with the SDK snippet added to the integration guide. Read more here.
CRO and Crypto.com Pay Enters the Indonesian Market
Crypto.com opens up to 260 million more wallets in the Indonesian market. The Crypto.com Chain Token (CRO) listed on leading Indonesian trading platform, Indodax, as Crypto.com partners with Yoshugi Media Group, a prominent dropship e-commerce company, to implement Crypto.com Pay. Read more here.
MCO Listed on Gopax
The Crypto.com MCO Token was listed on South Korean-based exchange GOPAX (Global Online Professional Assets Exchange).
CRO Listed on Bittrex
Bittrex International, an international exchange by a premier U.S.-based blockchain trading platform Bittrex, has listed the Crypto.com Chain Token (CRO).
CRO Listed on UpBit
The Crypto.com Chain Token (CRO) was listed on Upbit, a leading global digital asset exchange based in South Korea.
New addition to the Crypto.com Leadership Team
Crypto.com welcomed Kasim Zorlu on board as the Senior Vice President, Head of Growth, to focus on scaling customer acquisition. Kasim joined the team, bringing with him 11 years of experience at leading online gaming companies.
Excellence in Data Privacy
Our Chief Information Security Officer Jason was named Outstanding Financial Technologist of the Year - Data Privacy by the Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia (IFTA) for his efforts in privacy and cybersecurity programs internally and within the local community.
Crypto.com Team Goes to Money 20/20 Singapore
The team was at Money20/20 Asia held in the Lion City where they caught up with people from the payments and FinTech industry. Our CEO Kris shared the stage with Liquid Global’s CEO Mike Kayamori to discuss Crypto Compliance.
Crypto.com Team at Token2049
The Crypto.com team attended Token2049 in Hong Kong, where our CEO Kris was part of the panel that discussed “The Push Towards a Billion Crypto Users”. Watch the video of the discussion here.
Crypto.com Meets the Community and Friends
- Crypto.com and Quantstamp’s First Meetup
During Hong Kong Blockchain Week, Crypto.com and Quantstamp held a joint meetup where our CEO Kris and Quantstamp CEO Richard Ma shared their thoughts on “Mainstream Adoption & Security”. Some 40 guests turned up for this close-knit gathering that took place at Kenetic Capital’s office in central Hong Kong.
- Crypto.com, MakerDAO and Kyber Network Co-hosted Meetup in Singapore
Crypto.com, MakerDAO and Kyber Network met up with community members at the PayPal Innovation Lab in Singapore and discussed “Crypto for Mass-adoption”.
- CoinMarketCap Team Came to Town
Crypto.com caught up with the team from CoinMarketCap when they were in town and got a tour of the Crypto.com office in Hong Kong.
Media Coverage of Crypto.com
- Singapore tech and lifestyle site, Vulcan Post, published a story about the MCO Visa Card titled “This Card Gives You Up To 5% Cashback AND Pays For Your Netflix And Spotify Subscriptions”. Read the article here.
- Our CEO Kris spoke to Decentralized TV host Peter Saddington about all things Crypto.com. Watch the episode on “Why His Card Rules Them All” here.
- Coin Telegraph wrote a piece on the Crypto.com Wallet & Card App as well as the MCO Visa Card in the article “Crypto Card and Wallet Offers Free Spotify and Netflix Subscriptions” here.
- Altcoin Buzz’s Shash caught up with our CEO Kris at Money20/20 Asia in Singapore and interviewed him over a wide range of topics. Watch the video here.
- Crypto.com’s recruitment efforts were captured on The Next Web’s article titled “The top 3 blockchain employers are old-school corporates, our data shows”. Read it here.