South Africa Loves Bitcoin
Cointelegraph: How would you evaluate demand in South Africa?
Werner van Rooyen: The demand is based on the potential that the cryptocurrency has; either as an improved payment technology (means of payment) or as an alternative asset class (storage of wealth).
CT: Could you paint a vivid picture of the Bitcoin Start-up landscape in South Africa?
WR: The biggest adoption in South Africa seems to be investors using it as a store of wealth. We’ve seen a big increase in the amount of investors and funds dedicating a section of their portfolio to Bitcoin. This enables companies like