Wednesday, October 27, 2021

South America

Latin America’s Mercado Bitcoin exchange raises $200M from SoftBank

2TM GRoup, the company behind Mercado Bitcoin, is now valued at $2.1 billion. It's the second crypto exchange in Latin America to eclipse...

Interview: Mass Bitcoin Adoption In Latin America

Three CEOs of Bitcoin-related projects in Latin America discussed impending adoption in the region.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:AppleSpotifyGoogleLibsynOvercastFollowing...

Latin American telecom company accepts crypto payments through BitPay

GoldConnect will be able to process crypto transactions made in Bitcoin, Ether and other digital assets through its new LatamConnect platform. Source...

Traders, analysts offer mixed reactions to El Salvador’s BTC announcement

While some made the announcement from a Lightning Wallet developer out to be historic, the market seems to think it's ho-hum. Source link...

Stellar Development Foundation invests $15M in Mexico crypto exchange

Airtm is aiming to solve a myriad of financial challenges in Latin America tied to last-mile remittance, affordability and equitable access to the...

Bitcoin Usage Continues To Accelerate In Argentina

The country is a haven for the digital asset as it embraces the revolution of independent money.The presence of bitcoin continues...

Bitso reportedly becomes Latin America’s first billion-dollar crypto exchange

The startup has a total value of $2.2 billion following its latest Series C investment round. Source link

Major Venezuelan Aviation Academy Enables Bitcoin Payments as Crypto Adoption Keeps...

A leading Venezuelan aviation academy announced its inception into cryptocurrency adoption after enabling bitcoin payments. Caracas Air is now accepting crypto payments for...

2 Cents per Kilowatt Hour: Bitfarms to Launch a 210 MW...

The Canadian publicly traded bitcoin mining company Bitfarms has announced a deal that will see the company developing a 210 megawatt (MW) mining...

Major Venezuelan Satellite TV Provider Enables Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Payments

Venezuelan customers from the biggest satellite TV provider in the country are now able to pay their monthly bills via cryptocurrencies. Simple TV...