Coinbase will allow cryptocurrency holders in Mexico to cash out their holdings in local currency, the company announced Tuesday. While the crypto exchange already allows customers to send holdings to people around the world, the new service effectively means it now enables global remittances, or the transfer of money for payments that’s dominated by Western Union and MoneyGram. Customers in...
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Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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