Bitcoin Price Could Hit $15,000 This Year

Christopher Matta, Goldman Sachs

According to my estimates, the recent tx spam on the ETH network cost up to ~$15m USD

Vitalik Buterin

Wirex Platform Adds Support For Waves Tokens

UK-based provider of cryptocurrency wallets Wirex that facilitates the seamless conversion of cryptos and traditional currency has partnered with Waves to offer their token. Wirex offers conversion between fiat currency and crypto. Wirex is a payment platform that offers five cryptocurrency wallets – BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC, and now WAVES, as well as traditional currencies. Wirex received its e-money license from the FCA in August of 2018.

Wirex gaps the bridge between crypto assets and fiat money, allowing people to buy virtual coins with their Visa cards in order to trade in exchanges or spend it otherwise.
Despite all the good news Waves price remain quite stable and at the time of writing is trading at $2.76 USD, according to Wirex pays users 0.5% of their transactions back in Bitcoin, every time they tap, swipe or use their card at a point of sale. Now Wirex has over 2 million customers in 130 countries.
Sasha Ivanov, CEO and Founder of Waves Platform, says, “We see Waves as the bridge that will facilitate the transition from web 2.0 to web 3.0. The goal of our team is to put tools in place that will allow both enterprise and individuals to easily implement their own blockchains while improving the UX of DApps and blockchain infrastructure.”