The Mexican fintech platform Airtm announced through an official statement on its internal blog, that 24 new cryptocurrencies have been integrated into its decentralized digital asset purchase, sale and custody service.
“We are happy to share with you that from now on you can buy, sell, send (between Airtm accounts) and save with the following cryptocurrencies”says the official statement of the Latin American company, listing the assets available.
Cardano (ADA), Algorand (ALGO), Cosmos (ATOM), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Dogecoin (DOGE), Polkadot (DOT), EOS (EOS), Filecoin (FIL), Gnosis (GNO), ICON (ICX ), Chainlink (LINK), Lisk (LSK), Melon (MLN), Nano (NANO), OmiseGO (OMG), Pax Gold (PAXG), Qtum (QTUM), Augur (REP), Siacoin (SC), TRON ( TRX), Waves, (WAVES), Stellar Lumen (XLM) and Tezos (XTZ), is the list of cryptocurrencies active on the platform since last February 9 for users.
With this integration, The company expands the offer of cryptographic assets on its platform, expanding the possibilities of funding their accounts to users with more than 300 forms of payment.
It is worth noting that the vast majority of the new assets added in Airtm are positioned within the top 100 of the crypto market.
With this expansion, the company hopes to comply with the premise of its CEO, Rubén Galindo of “Bring quality financial services to all developing countries.”
Airtm is a company that was born with the philosophy of helping consumers and companies to access stable money without restrictions, allowing to connect a network of buyers and worshipers eager to exchange under a guarantee scheme and a controlled environment, common interests based on particular needs.
Airtm uses a dollar wallet solution with its internal currency AirUSD, an internal digital asset anchored to the US dollar, as well as allowing cross-border remittances in countries such as Venezuela, Mexico or Argentina.
Options to drive growth
The integration of more cryptocurrencies to its payment platform joins the option announced in early February by the company aimed at electronic commerce.
The company announced through its official blog that the “free ecommerce space on the net “, an option to automatically link the user’s account in Airtm dollars with the customer payment system to sell online, through quick and easy setup.
In Airtm Directory, users can create their virtual store at no cost to offer their products to more than 160 countries where the company has reach, without having to manage a web page or pay for any type of commissions for publication or promotion of the store virtual.
With an estimated base of 1 million users, the company tries to make a presence in online commerce, one of the fastest growing activities in the last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thus, the company expands its product offering within the same platform that includes up to a rechargeable virtual card with crypto, as announced last May 2020.