Champions S.L. Benfica Partner With UTRUST To Become First Major European Football Club To Accept Cryptocurrency

UTRUST platform will allow supporters to purchase tickets and merchandise directly from Benfica website using cryptocurrency   Lisbon, Portugal — June 5, 2019 — European heavyweight club and Portuguese champions S.L. Benfica has become the first major European football club to accept cryptocurrency payments. Partnering with UTRUST, the leading cryptocurrency payment solution, Benfica supporters now have the option to use cryptocurrency to purchase match tickets and the full range of merchandise through the official Benfica online store.   With more than 14 million supporters worldwide, and a global, digital fan…

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Bitcoin News Review – 3 May 2018

Here is a round-up of the digital economy news for the day:-   Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin ‘Is Not A Fraud’, Plans Trading   Crypto Exchange Bitgrail Opens For Three Hours Before Legally Forced Shutdown Bitgrail posted a statement on its website later that day in order to explain the reason for the abrupt shutdown, which they “don’t agree with”: “This morning, following the re-opening, we were notified of a deed by the court of Florence requesting the immediate closure of BitGrail and this situation will persist until a decision…

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