Durante el año 2020, Colombia experimentó un gran incremento del uso de
criptomonedas como reserva de valor y con fines transaccionales.
Ripio has acquired BitcoinTrade in a bid to increase its footprint across the
frothy Latin American crypto market.
La industria de la criptografía de Argentina registró volúmenes comerciales
récord este año, en medio de la pandemia de COVID-19 y las dificultades
Argentina's crypto industry saw record trading volumes this year, amid the
COVID-19 pandemic and economic hardship.
Crypto remittances are growing in Latin America, particularly in the wake of
other remittance platforms shutting off access to some markets.
Latin American crypto exchange Bitso has raised a whopping $62 million funding
round, the largest in the region for a digital asset firm.
Rising inflation and economic crisis caused by COVID-19 pushed regional
bitcoin trading volumes to a record high.
Bolivia is one of the rare countries that has essentially banned
cryptocurrency, but the nation's blockchain advocates aren't giving up.
Decentralizing the financial sector and putting trust in distributed ledgers
means less reliance on the continent's corrupt intermediaries.