Bitcoin is legal tender for the first time!

The Legislative Assembly of El Salvador voted to pass a bill that declared Bitcoin as legal tender yesterday. This move makes El Salvador the world’s first nation to adopt a cryptocurrency as legal tender. The historic nature of this precedent cannot be underestimated, and although this blog is dedicated to … Read more

Webinar date change

Dear all, Good afternoon to you. We wanted to make a special announcement today and had planned an AMA webinar to do so. Unfortunately, some delayed legal paperwork has got in the way of that announcement being made public on time. Our operations team feel it is best to delay … Read more

Acceptance and Stability

“Total Belief” that I can re-use any currency I accept at the same value I accepted it is the fundamental key to a currency being adopted, and it is the hardest “nut to crack.” For all fiat currency this “belief” is ultimately enforced by governments, and in the end – … Read more

1 million historical transactions

We’ve crossed 1 million historical transactions! The Vow ecosystem has sent 1m historical transactions to Aventus and these have been successfully processed by Aventus on their Tier 2. Being an Ethereum based token, conducting near-instant transactions at point of sale is only possible because of our partnership with Aventus.  This … Read more

PCI DSS Level 1 Service Provider

PCI Compliance Level 1 is one of four PCI merchant compliance levels and two service provider levels established to protect the security of credit card data and cardholder data, in e-commerce transactions as well as those conducted in-store. In the case of VISA payment cards, the Payment Card Industry Data … Read more

CoinMarketCap

It is a very exciting day for Vow as we announce we are now listed (untracked until after the token sale) on CoinMarketCap.com. Check it out:  coinmarketcap.com/currencies/vow CoinMarketCap is the world’s most-referenced price-tracking website for crypto assets in the rapidly growing cryptocurrency space. Its mission is to make crypto discoverable … Read more

Vow will process millions of historic transactions on the New Aventus Network

In order to ensure vcurrency can be used by consumers at point of sale effectively, Vow’s ecosystem partner’s are able to leverage our long term technology partnership with Aventus.    Enigmatic Smile, (one of Vow’s key partners) and its reward app cashbackAPP have begun leverageing Aventus technology to provide users … Read more

What is a wallet?

You will need a Crypto wallet to hold your Vow soon, but what actually is a crypto wallet, and where can you get one? The first thing to understand is that wallet apps do not ‘create’ any private keys or public addresses. All ETH wallet services randomly generate private key/public … Read more

Uniswap liquidity pool established

Once the Vow token sale is completed, it is important that multiple markets are established where Vow can be swapped for vcurrencies, ETH or other cryptos; and vice versa. Before that happens we need to get mobile applications and merchants up and running . For this reason some of our … Read more

Carey Olsen and Zedra support Vow

Carey Olsen and Zedra have supported Jersey-based token issuer, Vow, on the launch of its Vow token ecosystem, a solution for distributing debt-free liquidity into local communities through a customer loyalty mechanic. Carey Olsen partner Chris Griffin, who heads up Jersey’s digital assets, fintech and blockchain team, assisted by associate … Read more