Blog

  • Stablecoin Issuance CLI

    2 min read
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale

    The Stablecoin Issuance CLI is a developer tool that simplifies the process of integrating and testing the Stablecoin Issuance API directly from the command line.

  • Send Stablecoins by Email

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Cody Lambert | Brale

    Send stablecoin payments to your community through email links to support user onboarding and airdrops.

  • Getting Started with the Stablecoin Issuance API

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale

    A demonstration of using the Brale stablecoin issuance API to mint USDGLO on the Stellar Network

  • Announcing Support for Arbitrum

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Cody Lambert | Brale

    Brale enables businesses to create stablecoins on Arbitrum to power payments, gaming, rewards programs, and other applications.

  • Costs to Transfer $1M On-Chain

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    Observations about the costs of transferring $1M on different blockchains based on real-world usage.

  • Coinflow Realtime Stablecoin Payouts

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    Branded stablecoin payouts are now supported through Coinflow. Add real-time offramps for your stablecoin program through ACH, Push-to-card, or RTP.

  • Stablecoin Attestations

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale
    Matt Franczak | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    Monthly attestations of SBC and USDGLO reserves are now available. Attestations are issued by Abdo, an independent third-party accounting firm.

  • Introducing Stablecoin Issuance API

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    Leverage the Stablecoin Issuance API to automate mints and redemptions to support stablecoin bill pay, payouts, or any integration.

  • MPCVault

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    SBC and custom stablecoins are supported by MPCVault wallets. MPCVault is a shared wallet for teams with multi-chain support and flexible transaction policies.

  • Rain Cards

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    SBC is now available for everyday spending through Rain. Rain Cards is a corporate spend management platform that makes it easy to spend stablecoins anywhere Visa is accepted.

  • Announcing Support for Solana

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale

    Brale enables businesses to create stablecoins on Solana to power payments, FX, rewards programs, and other applications.

  • Citizen Wallet

    3 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    Citizen Wallet makes it easy for communities to use stablecoins without the complexity of signup or gas fees. SBC is now available on Citizen Wallet.

  • Brale Ecosystem

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Graham McBain | Brale

    Introducing the Brale Ecosystem, a growing set of blockchains, wallets, exchanges, and payments applications to benefit new stablecoins.

  • Treasury Beta

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Keenan Randolph | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale
    Nixon Wegulo | Brale
    Cody Lambert | Brale
    Matt Franczak | Brale
    Graham McBain | Brale

    Create regulated fiat-backed stablecoins to benefit your business. Brale's Treasury infrastructure provides the regulatory structure, treasury management, and reporting practices to support your stablecoin.

  • Blockchain Speed and Cost Comparisons

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    We're sharing observations about the cost and speed of using different blockchains for stablecoin payments based on real world usage.

  • Announcing Support for Optimism

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Cody Lambert | Brale

    Brale now enables businesses to create stablecoins and digital assets on Optimism. Optimism is a low fee layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum.

  • Announcing Support for Base

    2 min read
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale

    Brale now enables businesses to create stablecoins and digital assets on Base. Base is a low-fee layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum supported by the Coinbase ecosystem.

  • Announcing Support for Stellar

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale

    Brale now enables businesses to create stablecoins and digital assets on Stellar. With Base and Treasury, institutions can more easily leverage Stellar's low fees and compliance features in payments and financial applications.

  • Our Approach to Attestations

    1 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale
    Andrea Roy | Brale

    Monthly attestations of SBC and Glo Dollar are now available. We're excited to share our approach for feedback.

  • Introducing Treasury

    3 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Keenan Randolph | Brale
    Andrea Roy | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale
    Nixon Wegulo | Brale
    Cody Lambert | Brale

    Create multi-chain stablecoins backed by Brale's treasury infrastructure in an hour. Automate reporting, treasury management, and attestations to support your stablecoin.

  • Announcing Support for Celo

    2 min read
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Ben Milne | Brale

    Brale now enables businesses to create stablecoins and digital assets on Celo. Celo is a low fee, carbon-negative blockchain optimized for mobile payments.

  • Tools for Testing Bespoke Stablecoins or Digital Assets

    3 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale

    Testing a new bespoke digital asset can be challenging. We've shared observations about how to use assets with self-custody wallets and custodians.

  • Base Beta

    1 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Keenan Randolph | Brale
    Andrea Roy | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale
    Nixon Wegulo | Brale

    Introducing Base Beta - helping businesses create multi-chain digital assets in a few clicks. Support tokenized deposits, fractionalized real world assets, or other assets held at your institution.

  • Brale Stable Coin (SBC) White Paper

    2 min read
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Ben Milne | Brale

    Stable Coin (SBC) is a fiat-backed stablecoin digital dollar developed and issued by Brale. Our white paper includes an overview of our approach and problems solved through its design.

  • Introducing Stable Coin (SBC)

    7 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Rocky Warren | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Arun Sondhi | Brale
    Andrea Roy | Brale
    Keenan Randolph | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale

    Introducing Stable Coin (SBC) | Brale's fiat-backed digital dollar stablecoin. Following best-in-class practices in custody, transferability, and regulatory oversight.

  • New Capital

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale

    Brale has raised $11.1M in new capital to support initial development efforts of our products designed to reduce barriers to use and create digital assets.

  • Understanding Private Blockchains

    5 min read
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale

    Deploying assets on public blockchains poses privacy challenges for some institutions. We support both public and private blockchains with a focus on interoperability.

  • Abstracting Blockchain Gas Fees

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale

    Managing wallets to hold the native currency of a blockchain to pay gas fees is a challenging hurdle for the institutional adoption of DeFi. We've simplified the process by abstracting it from your everyday use of Brale's products.

  • Brale Base

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Rocky Warren | Brale
    Michael McAllister | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Arun Sondhi | Brale
    Andrea Roy | Brale
    Ramin Wright | Brale

    Base is the foundation for everything we do. It enables your institution to create and manage stablecoins on distributed protocols. It has everything you need to get started.

  • Blockchain Comparisons in a Payments Context

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Rocky Warren | Brale

    Going between Ethereum and Avalanche is far easier technically and less time-consuming than formatting an ACH file. Getting transaction costs in the range of relational databases on-chain is more complicated but still conceivable — consider 1M transactions at the cost of $0.000001 per transaction, which would result in a total cost of $1.

  • Context

    2 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Jami Milne | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Rocky Warren | Brale

    One of our early observations is that decentralized finance protocols are complicated for regulated entities to implement, slowing the adoption of DeFi protocols in traditional finance.

  • We Are Brale

    1 min read
    Ben Milne | Brale
    Chase Merlin | Brale
    Jared Dellitt | Brale
    Jami Milne | Brale
    Kenny Miesner | Brale
    Rocky Warren | Brale

    We believe in interrogating theories before solving, vetting great solutions before marketing, and proving products before selling. We believe products should speak for themselves when they are ready to do so.