Argentina’s President: ‘No reason to push against adopting Bitcoin (BTC)’

El Salvador’s decision to adopt BTC as a legal tender has rattled the cages in Central and South America. Argentina’s president was the latest to showcase support to some extent in a recent interview.

  • Speaking to the local media outlet Caja Negra, Alberto Fernandez touched on the topic of digitalization and where the country stands on it.
  • More specifically, he received a question whether Argentina will look into launching its own central bank digital currency or perhaps even adopting Bitcoin as a legal tender.

    “I don’t want to go too far out on a limb … but there is no reason to say ‘no.’ Perhaps that is a good path to take.”

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