According to a press release published on 14 July, MoonPay has partnered with financial technology company FIS, enabling it to expand to over 160 countries and support 80 digital currencies. MoonPay will use Worldpay from FIS merchant services to process consumer credit and debit card-based purchases and sales of cryptocurrencies as well as NFTs.
FIS is a leading provider of technology solutions for merchants, banks, and capital market firms globally, processing over $2 trillion in transactions annually. It has announced several cryptocurrency-focused initiatives in the past few months, further cementing its dedication to becoming a leader in the crypto space.
“As an early supporter of card-to-crypto services for cryptocurrency exchanges, Worldpay brings a wealth of experience to MoonPay as the company seeks to take crypto and NFT purchasing to a wider global market,” said Jason Pavona, General Manager for North America, FIS Merchant Solutions. “Interest in digital currencies, as well as NFTs, continues to grow, and we’re eager to work with innovative companies like MoonPay that are making these new technologies more accessible to more people.”