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Barron’s – Why Bitcoin Is Right at Home in Emerging Markets

CNBC Africa – Reasons why S.A investors are betting big on Bitcoin

PC World – Bitcoin companies move ahead in Africa

CNBC Africa – SEC to decide on Bitcoin ETF

Times Live – Considering using bitcoin to store wealth? Here’s what you need to know

Moneyweb – Pay your traffic fines in Bitcoin

PYMNTS – The Unbanked-Profit Dilemma

Malaysian Reserve – Luno to open office in Kuala Lumpur by 1Q of 2018

Business Report – Bitcoin sending some South Africans into financial ruin

PC World – With bitcoin use on the rise, African countries eye regulations

Memeburn – Net Prophet goes Kickstarter with PayFast to raise bursary funds

Business Tech – What could happen to your Bitcoin on 1 August

Business Report – SA crypto-investors fall victim to scam losing over $50m

Bitcoin.com – Bitcoin Adoption Continues to Thrive Within Africa’s Borders

News24 – South Africa: BitX Welcomes Cryptocurrency Scrutiny

CoinTelegraph – South Africa Tops Bitcoin Google Searches Worldwide in Adoption Spike

BusinessTech – Why you pay up to 35% more for Bitcoin in South Africa

BitcoinHub – Interview: Luno’s Head of Marketing Werner van Rooyen

IT News Africa – What are the barriers to Bitcoin adoption in South Africa?

CoinTelegraph – Tens of Thousands of Merchants Accept Bitcoin

MyBroadband – How your Bitcoin earnings are taxed in South Africa

Vanguard Nigeria – Fake Pistorius Facebook fund-raiser page taken down

Fin24 – Is now the time to Bitcoin it?

Moneyweb/RSG – Bitcoin-slenters om te vermy en belastingimplikasies van verhandeling 

Memeburn – Is Bitcoin about to seriously take off in SA?

CoinTelegraph – Should Tax on Bitcoin Be Eliminated? The Case of South Africa

Memeburn – How to keep 700 Bitcoin a day safe

TechCentral – South Africans trading big volumes in bitcoin

Tech in Africa – Why South Africans Are Investing on Bitcoins and Other Cryptocurrencies

MyBroadband – What happens if you get paid a salary in Bitcoin

Brave New Coin – Nigeria sets up a committee to study Bitcoin penetration

WallStreet Online – Bitcoin als Entwicklungshilfe? So beliebt ist der Coin in Südafrika

RSG Geldsake – Bitcoin digitale-geldeenheid behaal nuwe historiese record

Business Tech – This graph shows just how popular Bitcoin is in South Africa

MoneyTalk – Bitcoin hits record just days after a 29% plunge

MyBroadband – Why Bitcoin is often more expensive in South Africa

ENCA – South Africans riding the cryptocurrency wave

Moneyweb – Bitcoin steams ahead at an amazing pace

Business Tech – Thousands of Bitcoin being traded in South Africa every week

Business Report – Ripple may soon steal Bitcoin’s thunder

CoinTelegraph – How a Coin Makes it to an Exchange, Starting From Bottom

MyBroadband – How Ethereum works on Luno

ITWeb – Bring on regulation, say SA fintech players

About me

Werner van Rooyen

Formerly Business Development and Marketing at the fast-moving Bitcoin Exchange, Luno (South Africa, Nigeria, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Europe). Currently travelling and doing research on a round-the-world trip.