LONDON, October 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Wirex, the leading crypto payments platform, is excited to announce the return of the Rising Women in Crypto Power List initiative for 2023 in partnership with The Cryptonomist, a leading crypto media outlet.
The Women in Crypto campaign, now in its fourth year, aims to celebrate excellence in the cryptocurrency industry. Wirex wants this initiative to not only recognize the achievements of women leaders, but also inspire younger generations around the world to consider it as an incredible career path.
Pavel MatveyevCEO and Co-Founder of Wirex, commented: “The Women in Crypto campaign is not just an annual initiative; it is a testament to the invaluable contributions women make to the cryptocurrency industry. is essential for the continued growth and innovation of our ecosystem.
This Power List was launched in 2020 as part of Wirex’s first Women in Crypto campaign. Since then, the Power List has received more than 800 nominations from over 50 countries, highlighting the global impact of this initiative.
He added: “As we launch the Rising Women in Crypto Power List 2023 in collaboration with The Cryptonomist, we not only celebrate the achievements of incumbent changemakers, but also strive to inspire a new wave of talent to join the crypto revolution. “
For the 2023 Power List, there will be 12 winners, including two additional prizes to recognize extraordinary talent:
- Social Media Influencer of the Year – for those who have not only mastered the art of content creation, but also use it to drive positive change and inspire others.
- Compliance Leader of the Year – for those who have demonstrated exceptional contributions to compliance, regulation, and building trust in the crypto space.
Applications will be open to the public from 2sd October until 6th November 2023the jury announcing a shortlist of 12 overall winners on November 27, 2022.
Individuals can nominate themselves or nominate someone they know, with judging criteria based on their achievements, potential, influence, ambition, leadership skills and innovation.
You can submit your application here.
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Wirex is a global digital payments platform and regulated institution that has forged new rules in the field of digital payments. In 2015, the company developed the world’s first crypto payment card that gives users the ability to seamlessly spend cryptocurrencies and traditional currencies in real life.
Wirex was founded in 2014 by CEOs and co-founders Pavel Matveyev and Dmitry Lazarichev, who identified the need to open up the esoteric world of cryptocurrencies and make digital money accessible to everyone. With the primary goal of making it as simple as possible to use digital assets in everyday life, Wirex provides a reliable and cost-effective service for cryptocurrency and traditional currency transactions by integrating the next generation of integrated payment infrastructure to cryptocurrency blockchains.
With over 6 million customers in 130 countries, the company offers secure accounts that allow customers to easily and instantly store, purchase and exchange multiple currencies at the best live rates on a single centralized mobile app. Fast and easy crypto transfer options are available, along with the freedom to spend over 150 traditional currencies and cryptocurrencies in over 80 million locations around the world using the Wirex Card.
Wirex continues to develop the product as the market evolves, while complying with regional regulations and obtaining appropriate licenses where they exist. A recognized industry pioneer, Wirex launched its own native utility token, WXT, and introduced the world’s first crypto rewards program, Cryptoback™, which allows cardholders to earn back up to 8% in WXT for every transaction made .
To reflect the growth of Web3, starting in 2021, the company expanded its product to enable mainstream access to DeFi and wealth management. Starting with the launch of its popular X-Accounts feature, offering unprecedented levels of interest, Wirex has continued to add to its DeFi arsenal with the release of the non-custodial Wirex Wallet and a partnership with Nereus, a decentralized liquidity marketplace.
Wirex is based in Londonwith offices in Singapore, KyivLviv, Sydney, ZagrebAnd Atlanta. With over 20 billion dollars value of transactions already processed and rapid expansion into new territories, notably the United States and AustraliaWirex is uniquely positioned to support and promote the mass adoption of a cashless society through creative solutions.
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The Cryptonomist is a timely and rigorous information site to offer news and updates to its readers, but also authoritative to have opinions and disclose on the most innovative aspects of the crypto-economy. It aims to become the most reliable online newspaper in Italian and English and to tell the story of an economic and technological revolution that conquers more and more spaces and consents compared to traditional models of production and exchange.
Written in a simple and engaging manner, The Cryptonomist also features videos and information on the most current topics from leading experts in the field. The Cryptonomist is also a marketing agency that helps crypto and fintech companies and start-ups raise awareness of their projects. With more than a million readers per month, the publication is the market leader in Italian and Swiss media.