Formerly known as MEX Digital, MultiBank.io will provide new digital asset services from mid-2022, the first foray into cryptocurrency and blockchain from MultiBank Group – one of the largest companies of financial derivatives in the world with a paid-up capital of more than $322 million.
As part of the launch of its new brand, MultiBank.io has been named official partner of the British Masters-winning golfer Danny Willette in all professional golf tournaments and exhibitions for the 2022 season. The partnership begins at Betfred British Masters 2022who Danny Willette will host at the Belfry of May 5-8, 2022. Willett will wear the MultiBank.io logo on the left collar of his player jersey. The seven-time title winner also plans to release a series of NFTs in partnership with MultiBank.io and will be featured on the MultiBank.io website and marketing materials.
Betfred host British Masters 2022 Danny Willette said: “I have been looking to enter the world of cryptocurrency and digital assets for some time, but I did not have enough knowledge, experience or confidence in this field. It was until I was introduced to the MultiBank Group, I’m excited to be working alongside them as I get started in cryptocurrency, and we’re all excited to see the new MultiBank.io platform be online in the coming weeks.”
“The unveiling of the new MultiBank.io brand is the first step in a multi-year blockchain and cryptocurrency roadmap for the MultiBank Group,” said MultiBank Group Chairman. Naser Taher. “We look forward to revealing more detailed plans in the near future for our community of 320,000 global users. But as we have shown by building MultiBank Group into one of the largest derivatives providers in the world over the For the past 17 years, our goal is to compete at the forefront of the industry.We are excited to bring a new and compelling offering to the digital asset trading market, combining our proven track record of financial innovation with the possibilities infinite Web3 technology.
Commenting on sponsorship, MultiBank.io COO Zak Taher said, “We are launching an ambitious suite of blockchain and crypto-based financial services this year and partner only with the best. Danny Willette is world class and we are extremely proud to partner with a sportsman of his caliber. He already has a winning pedigree with a Masters victory and seven other international titles to his name, and we wish him the greatest of success this season.”
About MultiBank Group
Established in 2005, the MultiBank Group has become one of the world’s largest providers of financial derivatives with a paid-up capital of over $322 million. Overseen by more than 10 regulators in multiple jurisdictions, the MultiBank Group serves more than 320,000 customers in more than 20 offices around the world. A comprehensive offering of over 20,000 products across six asset classes including Forex, Metals, Stocks, Indices, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies.
On Danny Willette
Danny Willette caught the world’s attention with his incredible victory at the Masters in Augusta in 2016. The Englishman had seen a steady rise in the world rankings with three victories on the European Tour in the previous 18 months. But his first major win, captured in style with a final 67 out of 67 just days after his wife Nicole gave birth to son Zachariah, took his career to new heights. It also propelled Danny into the top 10 of the Official World Golf Rankings for the first time in his career.
His success at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in December 2014 was the platform for an outstanding 2015 which also saw him win the Omega European Masters, as well as finishing third in the WGC Cadillac Match Play, taking a sixth share at the Open Championship and finishing second in The Race to dubai. Another victory at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic in February 2016 took him to a world ranking of 13. The former amateur world No. Sheffield played the Walker Cup in 2007, the same year he won the English Amateur. the Jacksonville State University graduate also won amateur national titles in Australia and Spain after becoming the 2006 Ohio Valley Conference freshman of the year.
Danny won his first European Tour title at the 2012 BMW International, beating Marcus Fraser in a play-off match Germany and went on to enjoy sustained success at the top end of golf.