April 21, 2024

Over the year, the number of bitcoin banks has grown by 87%

OThe total number of bitcoin-banking machines around the world has exceeded 10,000 devices.

According to the Norwegian financial companyAksjeBloggen, over the past year the number of bitcoin banks (BTMs) has increased by 87% compared to 5 ЗЗ6 machines recorded in September 2019.

In 2020, almost 3 900 new banks were added.

The monitoring report of CoinATMRadar shows that at the present time in 71 countries there are 10,014 banks, which allow users to buy and use bits.

«In 2020 there was an increasethe number of ATMs that support digital coins,” says the AksjeBloggen report. - «Between January and September, an additional 3,885 new BTMs appeared around the world, which is 67% more than over the previous nine months».

Currently, the United States is leading inin the world market with a significant breakthrough in more than 7 800 BTM. The second place is Canada with 869 cars. Depending on the type of machine, cryptocurrency owners can purchase and exchange for fiat the main cryptocurrencies, including Ether (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (DCH), Dash (Dash) DOGE), Tether (USDT) and XRP.

However, not all countries are marked with a postnumber of devices CoinATMRadar data show that Austria has fallen in a number of countries, where, since 2019, the number of installations has been observed. At present, the country has 149 BTM, for comparison in September 2019 there were 244.


The negative speaker can be linked toa standard environment, new rules, including in central Germany, where only 27 BTM. There, car owners must obtain a license from the financial regulator of the country. In addition, German subsidiaries will not be responsible for unlicensed bitcoin-banks on their terms, regardless of their support.