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Venezuelans Turn to Digital Currencies Amid Increasing Political Crisis

Digital Currencies

A rising number of Venezuelans are turning to digital currencies such as bitcoin as the country continues to battle a political, economic and social crisis. In February 2017, inflation in the country is reported to have soared to 741 percent year-on-year. In December 2016, inflation rose by 800 percent, reaching an all-time high. In comparison,… Read more »