Merchant Payments Ecosystem Conference to be Held in Berlin

On February 20-22, in Berlin, Germany, MPE will offer a quality program with important messages regarding evolving merchant payments ecosystem
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The Merchant Payments Ecosystem is one of the Europe’s biggest events covering payments and financial services innovation topics for eCommerce. The conference offers the chance to meet Europe’s most important payment providers covering PSPs, acquirers, payment processors, ISOs, schemes, regulators, gateways, POS HW/SW solution providers, MNOs and 3rd party providers.

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Location: InterContinental Berlin, Budapester Strasse 2, Berlin, Germany, 10785
Date: 20 - 22 Feb, 2018

The Merchant Payments Ecosystem Conference peculiarities:

  • 150+ Inspiring Speakers, providing actionable ideas ready for implementation
  • 1000+ Conference Attendees, merchants, acquirers, POS and payment provider
  • 90% Attendees are Decision Makers
  • 1 expo, 70+ sponsors
  • 20+ hours of networking in cozy atmosphere of 5 star hotel
  • 2 exclusive dinners, including recognised MPE Awards and Gala Dinner

As for the agenda of the conference, on day 1, Silvia Mensdorff-Pouilly will be part of the C-level panel discussing ‘’Innovative Payment Technologies creating magical moments for customers” amongst Visa, Sage Pay, and Feedzai. Moreover, Quintin Stephen will touch upon what needs to be learnt from other industries for a steady changing world of payments form factors in his keynote ‘Did you know - Omnichannel is 96 years old’.

On day 2, Dean Wallace will be speaking on corporates who want to use Immediate Payments and why, and what are the key challenges the industry needs to overcome to get this ball well and truly moving, presenting his keynote ‘Post PSD2, what will an immediate payments purchase experience look like’.

Dash Enters Dozens of Partnerships in January

Dash cryptocurrency enters more and more crucial partnerships and integrations expanding its market and providing services in different fields in various countries
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Dash is a cryptocurrency which is mainly used to make instant payments online or in-store using secure open-source platform hosted by thousands of users around the world.

It seems like January was quite a successful month for Dash cryptocurrency, as it has made lots of new partnerships and integrations with major crypto exchanges, companies, banks, and other organizations.

  • Exchanges BitINKA and Bitcoin.vn added Dash, growing purchase options for Dash in Latin America and Vietnam
  • Bitnovo added Dash to its platform, enabling its purchase online for bank transfer or credit card around Spain
  • GoCoin, Piiko, and Strike Social added Dash, bringing integration to such businesses as real estate, mobile topups, social media marketing, movie tickets
  • The US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory announced a partnership with BlockCypher to enable Dash payments for trading excess electricity
  • Mercury Cash added Dash for purchase with debit card and bank transfer
  • MorphToken added it to its instant exchange platform
  • Bravo Pawn Systems announced a Dash integration into its platform
  • WebMoney added Dash-linked notes to its settlement exchange

Moreover, Neptune Dash company went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX-Venture exchange, Dash donated $350,000 to a blockchain research laboratory at Arizona State University, and the Dash Squad group conducted a successful range of activities in Nigeria, adding over 800 new Dash wallets. 

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Dash:

Average price: $384,09
Marketcap: $3 021 872 013
24h volume: $86 557 300