Category: cash app

65% of Traders on Paypal Ready to Use Bitcoin to Pay for Goods and Services: Survey

65% of Traders on Paypal Ready to Use Bitcoin to Pay for Goods and Services: Survey

At least 65% of people who use the Paypal app to trade bitcoin are prepared to start using the top cryptocurrency to pay for goods and services at the 28 million stores supported by the payments company throughout the world. According to a proprietary survey of 380 Paypal users by Mizuho Securities, 17% of the […]

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Paypal Bought 70% of All Newly Mined Bitcoin Last Month as Demand Rockets

Paypal Bought 70% of All Newly Mined Bitcoin Last Month as Demand Rockets

Paypal bought up to 70% of all the newly mined bitcoin since the payments giant started offering cryptocurrency services four weeks ago. Now that’s according to estimates by hedge fund manager Pantera Capital, as revealed in its latest monthly blockchain letter. Together with Square’s Cash App, the two companies are buying more than 100% of […]

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Square reports $1.63 billion in bitcoin sales for the third quarter via its Cash App

Square reports $1.63 billion in bitcoin sales for the third quarter via its Cash App

Square sold $1.63 billion in bitcoin during the third quarter of 2020, according to a newly released earnings statement. The latest quarterly sales make up nearly 90% of all sales in prior quarters, highlighting the growth in the business. Backing out the cost to acquire the bitcoin, Square made $32 million in gross profit on […]

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Jack Dorsey’s Square Inc Invests $50 Million in Bitcoin (BTC)

In a major announcement on Thursday, October 8, Jack Dorsey-backed Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) announced that they have invested a massive $50 million in Bitcoin. With the total purchase amount of 4,709 BTC, the purchase happened at an average price of $10617.96 per BTC. Today, @Square announced that it has purchased $50M in bitcoin. Square […]

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