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Blockchain for Payments

Discover how web3 is emerging in the Payments industry.

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  • GameStop
  • Shopify
  • Draft Kings
  • Stripe

What challenges face the Payments industry?

The Payments industry faces a few key challenges including: Automation and Controls, Payments and Settlements.

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Automation and Controls

Insufficient skilled personnel for automation and control systems can result in inefficiencies and downtime in industrial processes.

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Fraudulent transactions and unauthorized access to financial data are serious concerns that need to be addressed with utmost priority.

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Unequal allocation of financial resources can lead to disputes and destabilization of established economic systems.

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Blockchain is the key to creating a more secure and efficient financial system.
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Jamie Dimon

CEO, JPMorgan Chase

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What are use cases for blockchain in the Payments industry?

Blockchain can be used to solve problems in the Payments industry including Remittance, Micropayments and Payment Streaming.

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    Blockchain ensures secure, transparent remittance transactions by eliminating intermediaries, lowering costs, and expediting cross-border transfers.

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    Blockchain enables secure, efficient micropayments through a decentralized ledger, eliminating intermediaries. It ensures transparency and low transaction costs.

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    Payment Streaming

    By enabling real-time and continuous microtransactions, blockchain technology can revolutionize payment streaming. It eliminates the need for traditional payment systems, enhancing efficiency and transparency.

How can Alchemy help Payments companies with their blockchain strategy?

Alchemy's team of blockchain experts and enterprise-grade web3 development platform can help Healthcare companies plan, build, and scale new blockchain initiatives.

Alchemy handled the heavy lifting for us and saved us hundreds of hours of development time. Transaction Simulation allowed us to go-to-market 4 weeks faster!
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Ohm Shah

CEO & Co-Founder, Wallet Guard

Enterprise Blockchain FAQs

  • Alchemy's supported blockchains include Layer 1s like Ethereum, Solana, and Astar, Layer 2s including Arbitrum, Starknet, Polygon zkEVM, and Optimism, as well as Polygon's PoS sidechain. Alchemy also supports Goerli, Sepolia, and Mumbai testnets. If you are interested in running a permissioned blockchain, contact our team of experts!

  • You can start building on Alchemy immediately!  Alchemy boasts the most comprehensive free tier in all of web3 development. From core node RPC services, to enhanced APIs and account abstraction infra, Alchemy's free tier has a robust set of tools and lots of capacity to start building right away. If you need more advanced tools, higher throughput, or more monthly compute units, Growth and Scale Tiers are self-serve starting at $49/month and $199/month respectively. For custom plans and enterprise SLAs, please contact our sales team!

  • The Alchemy Sales Team is available to answer any and all questions about the infrastructure and tooling your company needs to bring a production-ready web3 strategy to market. To get started, book a time with an expert!

  • Alchemy does not offer formal consulting services, but our team of experts are ready to help you think through important product and infrastructure considerations. Contact a member of our sales team to start the conversation!

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