Transak leverages Zero Hash for US expansion
UK-based fiat on/off ramp Transak, today announced a strategic partnership with Zero Hash for North American expansion
CHICAGO, Nov. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transak, the UK-based fiat on/off ramp and 2020 graduate of the Consensys Tachyon accelerator program, today announced a strategic partnership with Zero Hash. Transak has existing operations in over 60 countries and is now leveraging Zero Hash’s APIs that provide the regulatory and technology rails to expand into North America
Similar to how Banking-as-a-Service enabled FinTechs to focus on building products, Zero Hash is defining the new FinTech vertical of Digital Assets-as-a-Service by providing the infrastructure to offer digital asset experiences in a completely automated and regulated way. Transak will leverage a suite of Zero Hash products:
Receive: Dedicated customer crypto addresses
Balance: Verify real-time account balances and deposits across all assets, with ownership validation.
“We are thrilled about our expansion plans in the US,” said Sami Start & Yeshu Agarwal, Co-Founders, Transak, “The American crypto market is growing rapidly, and 2022 is predicted to be another year of increasing adoption and burgeoning use cases such as DeFi and NFTs. The partnership with Zero Hash allows us to enter the US market rapidly while maintaining complete confidence in compliance with applicable regulations, with Zero Hash providing the regulatory framework to serve over 300 million Americans.”
Edward Woodford, the CEO of Zero Hash and the infrastructure and regulatory platform powering the Transak’s launch in the US, commented: “We are excited to support Transak entering this new market. It is rewarding to enable innovative fintechs from all the world to bring their offering to the US and increase the ways corporate and retail investors can access crypto and blockchain.”
About Zero Hash
Zero Hash is a B2B embedded infrastructure platform that allows any platform to integrate digital assets natively into their own customer experience without any regulatory overhead and a light technical lift (a matter of API endpoints). Zero Hash is defining an entire new Fintech vertical of ‘digital-assets as a service. Zero Hash’s clients include Neo-banks, broker-dealers, and payment groups. Zero Hash is backed by investors including Point72 Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures and NYCA.
Zero Hash LLC, a subsidiary of Zero Hash Holdings Ltd., is a FinCen-registered Money Service Business as well as a regulated Money Transmitter that can operate in 51 US jurisdictions. Zero Hash also holds a virtual currency license from NYDFS. In Canada, Zero Hash LLC is registered as a Money Service Business with FINTRAC.
Connect with Zero Hash on LinkedIn, or visit www.zerohash.com for more information.
Transak is a developer integration for a fiat-to-crypto payment gateway. This solves the important problem of allowing mainstream people and businesses to access crypto and blockchain. It does this by integrating local compliance, payment methods, and liquidity from around the world.
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