July 20, 2020 Wirex secures principal membership with Mastercard.

The cryptoasset financial services provider, Wirex, has announced that it has secured principal membership with Mastercard, making it the first cryptoasset native company to do so. The membership will allow Wirex to issue payment cards to its customers directly. Mastercard has stated that it has made it simpler for cryptoasset companies to become principal members as well as access its acceleration programs.