DeVere's Green: Bitcoin to become legal tender in three more countries this year

Panama, Paraguay and Guatemala

Lauren Mason
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DeVere's Nigel Green
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DeVere's Nigel Green

Three more countries are likely to take El Salvador’s lead and make bitcoin legal tender in 2022, according to deVere’s group CEO Nigel Green, who said a dependence on the US dollar across developing countries leaves them “vulnerable” to currency fluctuations.

His prediction comes following a comment made by El Salvador's president Nayib Bukele, who told the press over the weekend that two more countries are likely to adopt bitcoin as legal tender, and that...

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