167. Insights: Is crypto an effective replacement for remittances?

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We. Are. Here. Today we bring you: another deep dive: this time - into remittances. What role can crypto play in this sector, and what might the future hold? All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider!

gm. Mauricio Magaldi is back this week for another deep dive, this time into remittances.

Remittances — the act of individuals sending money to support their families and communities back home — make up a significant component of GDP for many countries. How can crypto help? Join us while we take a look at the current state of crypto and remittances, the current pain points of remittances, and how crypto might chance remittances over the next 5 years! All this, and much much more.

We are also joined by some amazing guests:

  • Chike Ukaegbu, Head of Crypto Strategy - Emerging Markets at Visa
  • Santiago Alvarado, Senior Vice President of Product at Bitso
  • Rhian Lewis, author of The Cryptocurrency Revolution

This episode is sponsored by Visa.
This episode is brought to you by Visa, one of the world’s leaders in digital payments.
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Special Guests: Chike Ukaegbu, Rhian Lewis, and Santiago Alvarado.