MoneyGram Partners With Stellar for USDC Settlements

  • The partnership will see MoneyGram connect its network to the Stellar blockchain, allowing connected wallets to access its global retail platform.
  • The financial service company will also work with Circle to enable "near-instant backend settlement" using the USDC stablecoin.

MetaMask Partners With Custodians BitGo, Qredo, Cactus

  • The institutional offering of MetaMask, which partnered with the three custodians, will offer the same functionalities as the standard wallet.
  • Launched back in December, MetaMask Institutional aims to provide institutional investors with access to the DeFi market.

Dharma Integrates 1inch Network to Power Swaps

  • The 1inch API has been fully integrated into the Dharma wallet.
  • The integration will increase the number of tokens the wallet supports by several thousand.

Dapper Labs Partners With NFL on New NFT Deal

  • The deal will span the entire NFL, with all of its 32 clubs and players.
  • Fans will be able to buy, sell, and own digital video highlight NFTs of the best plays of the seasons through a dedicated marketplace.

Cardano Establishes Multiple Partnership at the Cardano Summit 2021

  • The partnerships are set to drive the adoption of Cardano.
  • The Cardano Foundation's new partners include veritree, Rival, and AID:tech.

BitPay Partners With Verifone to Enable Crypto Payments

  • The partnership will enable Verifone merchants to securely accept crypto payments.
  • The service will roll out to customers in the U.S. later this year.

COTI to Issue Djed Stablecoin on Cardano

  • Enterprise-grade fintech platform COTI will issue the Djed stablecoin on Cardano.
  • Djed is based on an algorithmic design that uses smart contracts to main price stability.

Nervos Integrates With Covalent to Simplify Building on its EVM Layer

  • Covalent will provide a unified API to Nervos that will made accessing data faster and easier.
  • Developers will be able to pull data such as token balances per address, historical transactions, prices, and decoded log events.

Circle Integrates With Plaid to Speed Up ACH Payments

  • Plaid's quick account verification will make accepting Automated Clearing House (ACH) payments faster and easier.
  • Circle's users will have all ACH payments automatically settle as USDC. Signs Its First NBA Deal

  • The deal will see become the official jersey patch partner of the Philadelphia 76ers, and its logo will be present on the team's jerseys.
  • As part of the deal, the NBA team will release its first-ever NFTs on the NFT marketplace.