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Hong Kong Crypto Exchange OSL Launches Operations in Latin America
The exchange is looking to address growing demand among institutional investors.
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Colombian Fintech Movii Raises $15M in Series B Round
Movii said that it was targeting some of the funding to develop a bitcoin purchasing service.
Hernando Rubio, CEO and co-founder of Movii (Movii)

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Colombia's First Commercial Bank Will Let Users Transfer Money to Crypto Exchange
Banco de Bogotá will allow money transfers with crypto exchange Buda.com as part of a pilot program in August.
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Colombia Central Bank Launches Blockchain Bond Project
Banco de la Republica is working with IDB Group and Banco Davivienda on the project.
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Colombia's Capital Unveils $750K Blockchain Investment Plan
Companies can apply to the Bogota Innovation, Technology and Creative Industries Fund for investment as of today.
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Colombia’s Crypto Use Soars, and Local Regulators Step In
The Colombian government is implementing new anti-money laundering laws with local exchanges.
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Colombia's First Commercial Bank to Pilot Crypto Services
Banco de Bogotá will use the test to explore business models and risks around crypto assets.
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La carrera de Colombia por convertirse en un mercado líder de criptomonedas en la región
Durante el año 2020, Colombia experimentó un gran incremento del uso de criptomonedas como reserva de valor y con fines transaccionales.
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'No Middle Ground': Inside Colombia's Race to Become A Major Regional Crypto Market
In 2020, Colombia saw a major boost in crypto use, both as a store of wealth and as a means of transaction.
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Colombian Government and WEF Weigh Public Ethereum in Bid to Fight Corruption
The World Economic Forum is working with the Colombian government to see if blockchain-based transparency can help prevent a hotspot for corruption.
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