EBay CEO says looking at cryptocurrency as payment option: CNBC

FILE PHOTO: An eBay sign at an office building in San Jose, California
FILE PHOTO: An eBay sign at an office building in San Jose, California, May 28, 2014. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach

May 3, 2021

(Reuters) – EBay Inc is looking at new payment options for customers, including cryptocurrency, Chief Executive Officer Jamie Lannone said in a CNBC interview on Monday.

The e-commerce firm is also exploring ways to get in to the business of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), Lannone said.

(Reporting by Subrat Patnaik in Bengaluru; Editing by Amy Caren Daniel)