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Bitbuy and Localcoin Partner Boosting Crypto Access in Canada

Crypto | Sep 20, 2023

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Bitbuy, a subsidiary of WonderFi Technologies Inc., has announced a strategic partnership with Localcoin, Canada's largest Bitcoin ATM provider.

This collaboration aims to enhance cryptocurrency adoption and accessibility across Canada.

Expanding Access to Crypto

  • Localcoin, established in 2017, has been a pioneer in the cryptocurrency ATM sector in Canada. With 920 ATMs, it captures 33% of the cryptocurrency ATM market share in the country.  Localcoin chose Bitbuy for its scale, commitment to the Canadian market, and robust regulatory positioning.
  • Bitbuy's digital asset services will soon power nearly 50% of Canada's Bitcoin ATMs. This is a testament to the scale and reach of the partnership.

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  • Bitbuy is on track to surpass 900,000 registered Canadian users by the end of the month, making it one of the country's largest crypto-trading platforms. The platform caters to a diverse user base, including retail and advanced traders, high-net-worth individuals, and institutional clients. This partnership solidifies both companies' positions as leaders in the Canadian cryptocurrency space.
  • This collaboration ensures that Canadians have more touchpoints to access cryptocurrencies, making it easier for both novices and experts to buy or sell digital assets.

Improving User Experience and Security

  • The partnership will introduce a robust API integration, ensuring a seamless connection between Bitbuy and Localcoin platforms.
  • This integration will provide Localcoin users with competitive pricing and efficient order execution, enhancing the overall user experience.
  • Both companies are committed to upholding the highest standards of security in the cryptocurrency industry, ensuring that users' transactions and assets are safeguarded.

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Another Milestone for Canadian Crypto

In conclusion, the strategic partnership between Bitbuy and Localcoin marks a significant milestone in the Canadian cryptocurrency landscape. As fintechs, financial institutions, and investors navigate the evolving digital asset ecosystem, collaborations like these signal a promising future for cryptocurrency adoption and infrastructure development in Canada.

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