Tag: Bitwala

Bitcoin Payments Startup Bitwala Finishes in 2nd Place at Pioneers Festival 2016

On May 12th, Bitwala announced it was included in the Pioneers Festival 2016, along with 70 other European technology & fintech startups. Today, the Netherlands-based bitcoin payment solutions firm announced that it finished in 2nd place at the festival. The Pioneers Festival 2016 finale was held at the majestic Hofburg Imperial Palace in Vienna, Austria, where Bitwala CEO Jörg von Minckwitz spoke about the company in front of 300 international …
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Bitcoin Payments Firm Bitwala to Present at Pioneers Festival 2016

Dutch bitcoin payment company Bitwala has been selected as one of the top 70 startups at the Pioneers Festival 2016, a 2-day event featuring the most promising European technology startups. The Pioneers Festival will be held in Vienna, Austria, between the 24th and 25th of May. The event will feature 10 representatives from 7 ecosystems: Business & Productivity, Financial Services, Lifestyle & Entertainment, Materials & Manufacturing, Mobility & Transportation, Energy …
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Bitwala Offers Free Bitcoin VISA Debits Cards

Netherlands-based digital currency payments solutions firm Bitwala is offering free bitcoin debit cards to the first 2000 clients. Bitwala’s VISA debit card is comparable to BitPay’s debit card in terms of fees and issuance charges, however, Bitwala also offers virtual card deliveries that cost only €5. The Bitwala card can be used at any merchant that supports VISA payments and can be easily loaded with bitcoin deposits via Bitwala’s mobile …
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Bitwala Secures Over US$900k In Seed Funding

Coming up with new and creative use cases for Bitcoin and digital currency is not an easy task, as most consumers see digital currency as something that has little to no use case sin the real world. Ever since services such as Bitwala came along, however, things became quite different. It comes as no surprise this company has secured a round of funding, but very few people expected it to …
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