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New York's Digital Currency Group has acquired South Africa’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Luno, for an undisclosed amount of cash. Luno has 5 million customers and a presence in 40 countries.
South African FinTech startups share how the country’s extended lockdown has provided some with growth opportunities as people adapt how they engage with their finances, while other fintech companies share their challenges.
One of the main barriers so far for cryptocurrencies has been the difficulty of finding a trustworthy exchange and wallet provider. Another is finding comprehensive, accurate information about Bitcoin that anyone can understand without needing to know the finer details of the technology.