About BitPay
Founded in 2011, BitPay is the pioneer and the most experienced company in bitcoin and blockchain payments. Its suite of products enables businesses to send and receive cross border payments, also enabling consumers to manage digital assets with the BitPay Wallet and turn digital assets into dollars.
The company has offices in North America, Europe, and South America and has raised over $70 million from leading investors including Founders Fund, Index Ventures and Aquiline Technology Growth.
BitPay Details
Operating Status: Active
Business Type: Private
Founded: 2011
Headquarters: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
CEO: Stephen Pair
Founders: Tony Gallippi, Stephen Pair
BitPay News
Digital Retail Giant Overstock Set to Use Bitcoin for Tax Payments in 2019 Already
January 4th, 2019

Overstock will use Bitcoin to cover its Ohio commercial activity taxes in February 2019, using the recently launched cryptocurrency taxpayer platform,

First US State Officially Starts Accepting Bitcoin for Tax Payments
November 26th, 2018

Starting from today, Ohio businesses can pay taxes with Bitcoin. The authorities will use crypto payment processor BitPay which will handle the payment in crypto and conversion to dollars for the tax office.

Bitcoin Sell-out on Black Friday, Buy Your Christmas Presents with Crypto
November 23rd, 2018

Black Friday, a shopping event that is very popular in Western cultures, has begun. The shopping event is known for offering big sales the day after thanksgiving and offers shoppers the opportunity to catch bargains while wrapping up christmas shopping early. For the sixth year in a row it’s also coming to holders of the cryptocurrencies.

Paxos Standard Stablecoin Wins a Spot at BitPay on Its Way Towards Broader Usage
November 21st, 2018

Thanks to a newly established partnership with crypto startup Paxos, payments firm BitPay will allow its merchants to use PAX in settling transactions.

Bitcoin Payment Processor BitPay Introduces USDC and GUSD Stablecoin Settlements
October 16th, 2018

BitPay customers may now receive settlement in Gemini Dollar (GUSD) and USD Coin (USDC), USD-pegged cryptocurrency stablecoins, without relying on costly, time-consuming wire transfers.

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Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have nothing to be afraid of. Bloomberg’s recent report has been officially refuted, as JPM Coin is not even a crypto.

Mark Zuckerberg is interested in putting the Facebook login on the blockchain technology which can be used to enable users to control their data and attract software developers who don’t want to rely on corporations that can cut off users’ access.

You Can Now Check Out Binance’s New Decentralized Trading Platform as Public Testing Goes Live

Binance launched its much expected decentralized exchange (DEX) to increase security and efficiency of its services and the markets love it with the BNB coin appreciating by over 75% within days.

BitGo Announces $100M Insurance for Its Customers’ Crypto Assets Through Lloyd’s of London

Thanks to the new BitGo’s initiative, customers’ crypto holdings can be insured for up to $100 million through Lloyd’s of London.

45 Days Left for SEC to Decide on CBOE-VanEck Bitcoin ETF

On April 5th, 2019, the SEC will have to announce their decision to either approve, deny or extend the decision-making period on Cboe/VanEck/Solid X’s Bitcoin ETF.

Bitmain Announces Its Next Gen Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Mining Chip

Bitmain faced a decline in its 2018 profit margins. However, the company has launched new mining chips in a move expected to put the company back on the profitable track.

Max’s Corner 3: the Latest on Crypto Adoption and the Newest Tech Drops

In this guest post, Max Hasselhoff, integration engineer from Bytecoin and long-standing crypto enthusiast, presents series 3 of Max’s Corner, in which he takes a look at some of the biggest stories happening in sphere of crypto adoption and tech growth.