Reading: Crypto.com adds Litecoin to its MCO Wallet App Currency Lineup Nigel Gambanga · @nigelrtg | Aug 03, 2018 | 03:00 Crypto.com, the payments and cryptocurrency platform formerly known as Monaco, has announced the addition of Litecoin (LTC) to its cryptocurrency application, the MCO Wallet App. Litecoin becomes the fifth virtual currency available on the MCO cryptocurrency platform, which is also tied to its MCO Visa card.

The introduction of Litecoin adds to the platform’s original currencies which are Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin (BTC), Binance Coin (BNB) and Crypto.com’s own MCO. Users of the MCO Wallet App have adopted it for trading and tracking these currencies.

According to Crypto.com, Litecoin has been added to the basket as an alternative that expands users options, brings variety and extends the platform’s use case. In the official announcement for the new addition, Kris Marszalek,  Crypto.com’s co-founder and CEO said: “By listing Litecoin on the MCO Wallet App, we are deepening both the functionality of the app for users and transforming into a go-to, intuitive cryptocurrency exchange platform.

We look forward to continually and regularly expanding the variety of cryptocurrencies available to our platform users. Our support of Litecoin marks an essential step in this process as we strive to broaden the audience of cryptocurrency spenders and investors.” The addition is also being celebrated by Litecoin, which is viewing the partnership as an opportunity to cast a wider net for users of the cryptocurrency.

Crypto.com’s application and metal Visa card represent additional touch points for people adopting Litecoin as a means of everyday transactions. The announcement from Crypto.com also quoted Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin who said: “Litecoin Foundation and Crypto.com share a common vision of accelerating the development and adoption of cryptocurrency. Read more from bitcoinist.com…

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