October 25, 2021, 5:22PM EDT
• 16 min read

Mapping out the blockchain/crypto ecosystem in Latin America (LATAM)

Quick Take

  • For years, the Latin American (LATAM) region has been billed as an area primed for high growth for digital assets
  • In September, El Salvador legalized bitcoin as legal tender, becoming the first country to do so, and also the first country in the world to hold bitcoin on its balance sheet and hold it in its reserves.
  • In total, The Block Research has identified a total of 112 companies an projects across 15 verticals that cater to the Latin American region

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