Dash Partners with Vegawallet to expand blockchain payments
Dash, the leading cryptocurrency for payments and e-commerce, has partnered with VegaWallet, the cryptocurrency platform, to further expand operations and applications for blockchain-based payment protocols. Through the partnership, VegaWallet will become the first wallet to use BitGo’s multi-signature Dash implementation with InstantSend transactions, and in the future it will be developing real world applications for Dash’s Evolution hard fork.
Bradley Zastrow Global Head of Business Development at Dash Core Group, said: “VegaWallet’s ability to provide Dash users with with a secure wallet and payment solution plays a strong role in the value proposition. VegaWallet’s goal of creating a payments solution for the legal cannabis industry aligns with Dash’s goals to support underbanked businesses, making them a key partner for us going forward. Our primary focus is making daily commerce easy with Dash, and VegaWallet’s current and future products will add immense value to the Dash ecosystem. We are looking forward to our ongoing partnership with VegaWallet, as we continue to progress towards the launch of Evolution.”
Tarek Hajri, CEO of VegaWallet, said: “VegaWallet’s partnership with Dash provides a unique atmosphere for improvement concerning real world applications in the blockchain based payments space. We believe customers will be excited for these future applications regarding the shared interests on our roadmap.”
Last year, Dash announced that BitGo, the market leader in institutional-grade cryptocurrency security, has added Dash to its list of digital currencies. As such, BitGo provided the first enterprise-class multi-signature wallet which enable institutions to safely leverage Dash at scale as part of their operations. VegaWallet is the first to leverage this existing multi-signature Dash implementation in addition do Dash’s InstantSend technology, creating a secure and seamless wallet experience for users.