Digital currency exchange Coinbase revealed Wednesday its Visa debit card is to launch in six even more European countries after debuting in the U.K. in April.
The card enables users with Coinbase accounts to spend cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, ethereum as well as litecoin in shops and also online at any kind of vendor that approves Visa.
Coinbase U.K. CEO Zeeshan Feroz informed CNBC in a meeting the goal of the card is to pay with electronic money as seamless as paying with cash money.
Since Wednesday, the “Coinbase Card” will certainly be readily available in Spain, Germany, France, Italy, Ireland and also the Netherlands. Feroz claimed the card has actually seen “extremely strong take-up” because it released in the U.K. in mid-April. He did not divulge specific numbers however said the business “blew past” the first 1,000 cards it provided customers free of cost.