Venezuela has activated new regulations for crypto service providers in the country, including exchange platforms and miners.
Bitfury has teamed up with a South Korean firm to mine bitcoin using cheap, clean hydro power in Paraguay.
Peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange AirTM has raised $7 million it says it will use to expand in troubled Latin American economies.
Argentina saw one of its largest-ever bitcoin events last week, one that showcased how it's still a regional leader in promoting the technology.
Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro claimed Tuesday that a presale for the country's national cryptocurrency netted $735 million on its first day.
The Superintendency of Banks and Financial Institutions of Chile, one of its two banking regulators, is partnering with R3 as a regulatory member.
Brazil's central bank is seeking to investigate possible use cases for blockchain tech and is now moving toward prototyping.
A new study by Investing.com would seem to support a popular investment case made by cryptocurrency believers.
A legal expert argues that attempts to regulate Brazil's cryptocurrency industry at this stage are misguided.
A hackathon held by Argentina's central bank shows that interest for blockchain is heating up in the one-time bitcoin hotbed.