Ethos (ETHOS), a cryptocurrency storage and monitoring platform built on the blockchain, announced Wednesday that it has partnered with Simplex to bring the company’s crypto purchasing functionality to the Universal Wallet.
Now, users can easily and safely buy crypto directly in their Universal Wallet through @SimplexCC, while always maintaining self-custody. Simplex is a global instant fiat purchasing service enabling crypto purchases with credit and debit cards. Learn more: https://t.co/Ktj7pOXMTx pic.twitter.com/tXj4SwHUNI
— Ethos.io (@Ethos_io) January 16, 2019
According to the announcement, the new functionality comes with the Universal Wallet v1.6 update, enabling users to purchase Bitcoin and several altcoins with credit and debit cards.
“Ethos is excited to offer a wealth of dynamic capabilities to consumers,” says Ethos CEO and founder Shingo Lavine. “The Universal Wallet will become the most accessible way for people to safely interact with cryptocurrencies using innovative services such as Simplex.”
Simplex’s functionality currently supports direct credit card purchases for the major cryptocurrency, including XRP, ETH, BTC, BCH and LTC.
“As Ethos expands its service offering, Simplex is proud to play a fundamental role in offering seamless, easy conversion between fiat and cryptocurrencies while ensuring transaction are completely fraud-free,” added Simplex CEO Nimrod Lehavi. “We are able to achieve this thanks to our advanced machine learning AI algorithms and broad accumulated experience as security experts.”
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