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Cryptocurrencies become a hedge against instability in Latin America

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You’re reading The Brazilian Report’s weekly tech roundup, a digest of the most important news on technology and innovation in Brazil. This week’s topics: the boom of cryptocurrencies, new regulations for crowdfunding investments in Brazil, and N26’s planned arrival in the country.

Latin America looks to cryptocurrencies to ward against instability

The news that the price of bitcoin topped the USD 40,000 mark has rekindled investors’ interest in cryptocurrencies around the world. And in Latin America, investors’ drive is not only motivated by potentially lofty profits. A recent report by public relations agency Sherlock Communications shows that Latin American investors...

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