Uphold und Optimus starten Cryptocurrency Debit Card

The American platform Uphold launches the first debit card with support for cryptocurrencies. The project is being implemented in cooperation with Optimus Cards UK Ltd. This company became part of Uphold in April 2020

Almost a year ago, Uphold and Mastercard launched a joint project to provide debit cards for residents of the United States. The number of Uphold clients has grown to 2 million people, and reserve assets exceeded $1 billion.

A card issued by Uphold for the UK and Europe can be physical or virtual. In the smartphone app, you can switch over a hundred digital and fiat assets and make purchases with your card from more than 70 million merchants around the world. You can also withdraw cash from Mastercard ATMs with zero commission.