Virtual currencies including Bitcoin (BTC), and Litecoin (LTC), are expanding worldwide. iPayment, Inc, announced a partnership with Aliant Payments Systems so as to facilitate cryptocurrency acceptance for merchants and their channel partners. iPayment is a trusted provider of payment and processing solutions for small and medium-sized businesses.

iPayment Partners with Aliant Payments

With this partnership, enterprises all over the world using iPayments will now be able to accept cryptocurrency payments in Litecoin and Bitcoin. The information has been released by iPayment in a press release on May the 23rd.

Eric Brown, founder and CEO, Aliant Payments Systems, Inc. commented:

“Our goal at Aliant is to be one of the first adopters and facilitators of cryptocurrency in the traditional payments space. Partnering with an established, quality organization like iPayment helps us achieve that goal. We are looking forward to mutually moving into a new territory of block chain and cryptocurrency and providing our shared clients with an alternative from accepting and processing secure, cost-effective payment transactions.”

These are great news for the crypto community worldwide that wants to see an increased merchant acceptation of cryptocurrencies. More individuals will now be able to use their virtual currencies as a means of payment in different shops and stores.

“The payments landscape is always changing,” explained Denis Tahali, Senior Vice President ant iPayment. “iPayment is continually pursuing partnerships with organizations that not only anticipate these changes, but develop innovative solutions to address them – and that is exactly what Aliant has done. We’re looking forward to cultivating this partnership and introducing crypto payment acceptance to our channel partners and adding it to our overall product offering.”

Aliant Payments is a credit card processing and independent merchant services provider that has been working with businesses of all kinds in the last 15 years.