The bitcoin flash crash and what it means for cryptocurrencies

We review this week’s Bitcoin market crash - its causes, implications and outlook - in this edition of the Business Day Spotlight.

Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Marius Reitz, GM for Africa at crytocurrency exchange Luno.

Topics of discussion include: the recent Bitcoin market crash and what it means for investors; El Salvador’s rollout of Bitcoin as legal tender; the growth of cryptocurrencies during the pandemic; an update of how SA regulators view cryptocurrencies; and an outlook for the sector. v