Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits New Record As Maduro Confirms Petro Launch

Venezuela posted its largest-ever Bitcoin trading volumes last week, data compiled October 6 confirms, as the country announced several new economic shake-ups.  7 Days, $7 Million Statistics covering P2P trading platform Localbitcoins show that Venezuelans converted a total of 1073 BTC ($7.1 million) in the week ending Saturday — the most since records began in 2013. The previous record came in September with 898 BTC ($5.95 million) exchanged during week three, with the following week … Continue reading Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits New Record As Maduro Confirms Petro Launch