#CryptoCurrency / Coinbase Enables Real-Time Card Withdrawals via Visa Direct Capability for Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Other Digital Assets

.. Coinbase is now offering instant withdrawals in around 40 different countries including the US, UK, and several other European jurisdictions….

[Visa:] “By enabling real-time card withdrawals through the Visa Direct capability, Coinbase is delivering a faster, simpler and more connected experience for its users — making it easier to convert crypto balances into fiat, which can be spent at the more than 60M merchant locations where Visa is accepted.”

[Mastercard:] … added that by using Mastercard Send, it’s possible to seamlessly convert cryptocurrency into fiat. This option should give Coinbase customers the option to “securely and seamlessly withdraw and use their funds wherever Mastercard debit is accepted…”

Coinbase continues to list new tokens so that its users have more trading options. The exchange recently listed Balancer (BAL) and Ren (REN) tokens for Coinbase Pro users.