What’s happening with Proton, Metal X, and Metal Pay
Metal Pay 2.5 is now available!

Metal Pay 2.5 is now available!

We love finding ways to make cryptocurrency easier for you to use, which is why we’re thrilled to bring Metal Pay 2.5.0 to our iOS users. With this update, Metal Pay takes another step closer to our vision for how integrated cryptocurrency and personal finances should...

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

We’re excited to announce that Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android! Hyper-focused on Proton’s blockchain, this app is a powerful way to interact with Proton. Proton is a new blockchain capable of up to 4,000 transactions per second, with...

Proton Swapping Tool is Live  – Unlocking Staking and More!

Proton Swapping Tool is Live – Unlocking Staking and More!

We’re thrilled to announce that our brand new Proton Swap tool is now live and ready for iOS and Android users of the Proton Wallet. This tool will allow you to swap your XPR based on the Ethereum blockchain to mainnet XPR - which opens up all other functions of the...

Ubitquity to integrate Proton for real estate transactions

Ubitquity to integrate Proton for real estate transactions

Proton has teamed up with Ubitquity LLC to reimagine how real-world use cases of blockchain technology can look. Ubitquity is a leader in enterprise-ready blockchain technology, known for their secure platform that enables real estate and record-keeping to be done in...

Metal (MTL) is now listed on Uniswap

Metal (MTL) is now listed on Uniswap

We’re thrilled to announce that Metal (MTL) is now available on Uniswap! Uniswap is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that runs a protocol on the Ethereum blockchain, allowing traders to trade ETH and ERC20 tokens directly from their Ethereum wallets. You can trade MTL...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Uniswap

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Uniswap

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on Uniswap! Uniswap is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that runs a protocol on the Ethereum blockchain, allowing traders to trade ETH and ERC20 tokens directly from their Ethereum wallets. You can trade XPR on...

Metal Pay welcomes Paxos Gold (PAXG) to our Marketplace

Metal Pay welcomes Paxos Gold (PAXG) to our Marketplace

While there are lots of different types of investments, people often use broad categories to describe where they are investing their money. Stocks represent a share of a company, bonds represent your trust in the issuer; real estate represents ownership of private...

Metal Heads-up – August 2020

Metal Heads-up – August 2020

August is one of those busy months where the sleepy days of summer give way to a whirlwind of activity. Parents around the country are scratching their heads trying to figure out how school is supposed to look this year, and college students are doing the same. While...

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download!

Have you ever thought how crazy it is that our user name also functions as our password in the traditional world of finance? Literally, our debit and credit card numbers are both the user name and the password combined into one string to our bank account. It’s funny...

Metal acquires Bloks.io

Metal acquires Bloks.io

Friday, Aug 21 2020, Los Angeles California. Following its recent acquisition of Lynx, and the launch of its Metal X cryptocurrency exchange, The Metal Neo Bank Payment Platform has acquired Bloks.io, the leading Block Explorer and Dev Team for EOSIO. With over 10,000...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on OKEx

Proton (XPR) is now listed on OKEx

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on OKEx. OKEx is a world-leading digital asset exchange, providing advanced financial services to traders globally by using blockchain technology. The following XPR pairs are available on OKEx: XPR/BTC XPR/USDT...

Demonstration of on-chain staking and voting with the Proton Wallet

Demonstration of on-chain staking and voting with the Proton Wallet

We’re thrilled to demonstrate the new “Proton Wallet”- featuring on-chain staking and voting for block producers. Additionally, it shows claiming rewards for staking. Click on the play icon above to watch the demo video. The Proton Wallet will replace the Lynx wallet...

Metal Heads-up — July 2020

Metal Heads-up — July 2020

Ah, the dog days of summer. Everything seems to be getting hotter these days - from the temperature, to the cryptocurrency markets. While we’re seeing record-breaking highs across the United States and around the world, we’ve heard that several altcoins are...

HitBTC lists mainnet Proton

HitBTC lists mainnet Proton

We’re thrilled to announce that HitBTC added support for mainnet Proton (XPRM)! HitBTC is one of the oldest and fastest-growing crypto exchanges! Please note that the Ethereum (ERC20) version of Proton (XPR)  remains available to trade on HitBTC as well.  Mainnet...

Announcing Early Beta Releases of Proton Open SDK

Announcing Early Beta Releases of Proton Open SDK

We are excited to announce that we are rolling out part of the Proton Open SDK early as beta releases. While we have been building non-stop since we last wrote about this, we decided that we should roll out the Proton Open SDK in phases. This way, developers and the...

Metal Pay 2.4.0 is here!

Metal Pay 2.4.0 is here!

We’re passionate about making cryptocurrency easier to use, which is why we’re constantly finding ways to improve every last bit of Metal Pay. We believe that cryptocurrency should be easier to use than it often is, and each update we roll out brings us one step...

Buy Bitcoin and TUSD for 0% Fees on Metal Pay

Buy Bitcoin and TUSD for 0% Fees on Metal Pay

We’ve built Metal Pay from the ground up to be the world’s easiest and most accessible way to buy, sell, and use cryptocurrency. Part of this involves our cutting-edge UI/UX, our FDIC-insured Cash wallets, and our responsive Support Team. But to go one step further,...

Metal Heads-up — June 2020

Metal Heads-up — June 2020

Is it just us, or is it feeling hotter outside these days? Not only did the month of June see record heat around the world, but there was also a giant dust cloud from the Sahara Desert that blew across the Atlantic - because apparently anything can happen in 2020....

Metal Pay welcomes Dai (DAI) to our Marketplace

Metal Pay welcomes Dai (DAI) to our Marketplace

While there are many different types of cryptocurrency, some people say that you can really boil it down to two broad categories: stablecoins, and everything else. However, Dai is going against the grain, offering a stablecoin that looks much more like a traditional...

Metal Pay welcomes TomoChain (TOMO) to our Marketplace

Metal Pay welcomes TomoChain (TOMO) to our Marketplace

Decentralized Finance (DeFi) is a way for anyone, anywhere in the world, to participate in the global economy. If you think about traditional finance, it usually centers on government-issued currencies, centralized banks, and large payment processors. While this may...

2020 Midyear Review – Metal X, Proton, and more

2020 Midyear Review – Metal X, Proton, and more

We know that 2020 has been a year like never before for everyone around the world, and there’s quite a bit to feel unnerved about. However, there’s also a lot of good that has been happening that we shouldn’t lose sight of. For example, the cast of Parks and...

Metal X Beta goes International

Metal X Beta goes International

As we continue to make Metal X the premier cryptocurrency trading platform, one goal that we’ve been laser-focused on is international availability. Today, we’re excited to announce that Metal X will be available in many countries in and around the European Union,...

Closed Beta, Fee Structure, International Expansion, and More

Closed Beta, Fee Structure, International Expansion, and More

Although Metal Pay was built to be a highly practical and accessible way to buy and use cryptocurrency, we’ve always had our eyes set on creating the next generation cryptocurrency exchange. We think buying and selling cryptocurrency should be fast, easy, and...

Announcing Proton Open SDK and Proton Lightweight Wallet

Announcing Proton Open SDK and Proton Lightweight Wallet

We are excited to announce that, following the completion of the Lynx acquisition and the launch of the Proton mainnet, Metal has begun work on a number of fully open-sourced libraries which will allow developers to easily integrate with the Proton Blockchain....

Metal & Lynx have officially merged!

Metal & Lynx have officially merged!

We are thrilled to announce that, as of today, Metal and Lynx have officially merged into one team! This is one of the largest mergers in the cryptocurrency industry and a signal of amazing things to come. Additionally, this was a merger that was carried out in the...

The epic 10 hour AMA marathon with Marshall!

The epic 10 hour AMA marathon with Marshall!

On Tuesday, May 12th, our CEO Marshall Hayner was invited to the GAINS Associates Telegram chat for a routine quiz and AMA. An hour was planned to answer your burning questions about the Metal platform and the Proton blockchain. Marshall surprised everyone as he...

List of exchanges where Proton (XPR) is available

List of exchanges where Proton (XPR) is available

We compiled a list of exchanges where Proton (XPR) is available for trading with links to the trading pairs. Bithumb The following XPR pair is available for trading on Bithumb: XPR/KRW Bithumb Global The following XPR pair is available for trading on Bithumb Global:...

Metal Pay 3.0 Roadmap

Metal Pay 3.0 Roadmap

The Proton XPR chain is live, and the Lynx team is merging with Metal to produce what we believe will be a defining “inflection” point in the history of crypto-currency: push transactions using Metal Pay 3.0. This document describes this integration effort which is...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Metal Pay

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Metal Pay

We couldn’t be more excited to announce that Proton is now available on the Metal Pay marketplace! XPR is available to buy, sell, deposit and withdraw. Additionally, you can send and receive XPR between friends, completely free. That’s right, crypto payments inside...

A letter from our CEO

A letter from our CEO

Our vision at Metal has always been to create an ecosystem for everyday people to learn about, use, and have fun with cryptocurrency. We think that cryptocurrency is better when more people can participate, which is why we’ve created all of our products to be...

Welcome to Metal University

Welcome to Metal University

Welcome to Metal University! At Metal, we understand that cryptocurrency can be confusing. Sometimes it may seem like there are just too many concepts to keep track of, and we totally get that. That’s why we’ve created this free new way to learn about cryptocurrency,...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Bithumb and Bithumb Global

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Bithumb and Bithumb Global

We’re excited to announce that Proton is now available on one of the oldest and popular crypto exchanges in South Korea, Bithumb and Bithumb Global! The following XPR pair is available for trading on Bithumb: XPR/KRW The following XPR pair is available for trading on...

Metal X Closed Beta is now Live!

Metal X Closed Beta is now Live!

Our vision at Metal has always been to create an ecosystem for everyday people to learn about, use, and have fun with cryptocurrency. We think that cryptocurrency is better when more people can participate, which is why we’ve created all of our products to be...

Proton (XPR) Mainnet is now LIVE

Proton (XPR) Mainnet is now LIVE

We’re thrilled to announce that the Proton (XPR) mainnet is now LIVE and operational. This means that 15 validators, including the core “Proton Consortium” of Greymass, EOS Cafe, Metal, EOS USA, and CryptoLions, are now producing blocks on the new chain. What does...