Payments giant PayPal, came out in October with a dramatic announcement that it would recognize digital currencies as a means of payment directly from PayPal accounts.

This announcement joins a number of similar announcements by public companies in the NASDAQ, and it is one of the milestones towards one of the biggest revolutions in the financial world, since the invention of banknotes: digital currencies as a means of payment, savings and value preservation.

This revolution led by Bitcoin, the first digital currency invented in 2008 by Satoshi Nakumoto, who succeeded in producing the Ferrari of digital currencies, an object of…

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