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RioDeFi Goes Live with MoonPay as a Payments Partner

MoonPay to support RFuel upon RioDeFi’s anticipated release

Hong Kong, September 23rd 2020: RioDeFi has partnered with payment gateway MoonPay to offer effortless purchasing of its RFUEL token. The new decentralised finance protocol will host MoonPay’s payment services on its website to facilitate purchases with all major debit/credit cards, bank transfers and new mobile payment methods such as Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay. RioDeFi’s RFUEL token will also be made available for purchase through other channels where MoonPay is enabled, such as exchanges and digital wallets. MoonPay accepts payments from over 160 countries with its simple, developer-focused API’s.

For James Anderson, CEO at RioDeFi, this association with MoonPay marks a new milestone in his company’s journey: “From day one our mission at RioDeFi has been to provide a bridge between fiat and cryptocurrencies. We are delighted to work with Moonpay, an industry leader, to help us achieve this vision.”

RioDeFi initiated its public sale on September 11th with wide-spread enthusiasm. Implementing a low-cost, quick and easy method of purchasing will help meet the growing demand when the RFUEL token launches. The decentralised finance protocol’s aim is to break barriers to financial services limited access.

MoonPay CEO Ivan Soto-Wright noted: “MoonPay is tremendously excited to join RioDeFi in its bid to accelerate the mass adoption of digital assets. We’re fully prepared to give Rio’s user base the most seamless way possible to move between cryptocurrency and fiat, and we very much look forward to helping the platform achieve its vision of the next frontier of finance.”

About MoonPay

MoonPay is the new standard for fiat to crypto. We are a marketplace between cryptocurrency exchanges and users facilitating instant non-custodial purchases of major cryptocurrencies. Our mission is to make crypto accessible to everyone. Founded in 2018, MoonPay is working with leading companies to solve the fiat-to-crypto onramp challenge. We offer best-in-class developer tools, including a customisable widget and public APIs, to enable companies to build seamless purchase experiences. MoonPay operates in over 160 countries and provides 24/7 customer support in 8 languages.

About RioDeFi

RioDeFi accelerates the mass adoption of digital assets by bridging traditional and decentralized finance. Our vision is a world in which everyone has access to decentralized financial (DeFi) services. We develop solutions that connect banking institutions with blockchain systems. Our applications enable lower transaction fees, faster confirmations, more efficiency, better returns for savings account holders, and global reach.

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