SWFT Pay @ Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator

Press Release / 04.04.2019

We are thrilled to announce that SWFT Pay is among the 12 blockchain projects selected for Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator’s first ever batch.

he Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator, an initiative by Berkeley Engineering’s Sutardja Center, Blockchain at Berkeley, and Berkeley Haas, selected 12blockchain projects out of hundreds of applicants from Silicon Valley. Among the chosen teams is SWFT Blockchain’s SWFT Pay, a crypto payment platform that “makes sending value across over 30 blockchains and over 140 cryptocurrencies as easy as sending an email.”Here is why SWFT Pay was selected:

“SWFT Pay is also targeting transaction improvements by connecting existing payment services via cross-chain transfer. This exponentially increases payment applications and allows users to transfer across 30 blockchains. Additionally, SWFT Pay’s 0.1% transaction fee makes it extremely competitive among other payment services, some of which can charge fees up to 2%.

Read more about our goals at the Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator, as well as other projects’ here.

As one of the selected startups, SWFT Pay will have access to the following resources at Berkeley:

  • Investment from X-Fund of up to $200K USD*
  • Partnership resources (e.g. cloud, software)
  • Access to office space at UC Berkeley & resources
  • Potential additional investments from partner funds
  • Access to leading blockchain projects and resources for mentorship & partnerships

Keep an eye on Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator’s website for news on the program, upcoming events, informative blockchain publications:

About SWFT Blockchain

SWFT Blockchain is a next-generation, worldwide cross-chain transfer protocol, and payment network. SWFT Blockchain’s technology combines blockchain, machine learning and big data to enable direct swaps between over 130 cryptocurrencies. SWFT Blockchain’s cryptocurrency transfer platform and wallet app feature one-click in-wallet transfers, decentralized transfers, price limit orders, and peer to peer payments using SWFT Pay, offering a fast, affordable, and secure cryptocurrency experience. SWFT Blockchain has received funding from top VCs, including Draper Dragon.
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Born in Bucharest, Marius is the founder of Crypto Adventure. Since his first contact with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, he never stopped believing that they are one of the most important innovations of our time, which will forever change the way business is done.