DURBAN - As we enter 2019, it is an opportune time to reflect on the year that was and strategize for the way forward.
The crypto economy celebrated its 10th birthday in 2018, reaching a total market capitalization of approximately $138.6 billion (R1.9 trillion).
Despite a fluctuating market, leading global peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace Paxful saw an upswing in activity driven by African consumers.
Africa conducted 6.5 million trades in 2018—an average of 17 000 trades a day. South Africa is Paxful's 5th top country in terms of traded volume.
Paxful’s co-founders are optimistic about 2019 and share their expectations about the crypto world. Co-Founder and Chief Executive, Ray Youssef shares his expectations for the crypto industry for 2019.