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Global Bitcoin Maketplace Paxful, launches Annual List of Top 10 African Women to Watch, in Bitcoin & Blockchain

The individuals on this year’s list are all innovative and inspirational leaders who are actively making a difference and carving the pathway for other females to enter and make their mark

Blockchain technology is one of the most notable developments of our age. A recent Deloitte survey of senior executives worldwide in 2019 found that 53% of respondents said blockchain has become a critical priority (an increase from last year) ( and 83% of respondents believe there are compelling use cases for…

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Global Crypto Giant Paxful Bullish on Africa for 2020

By almost every metric, Africa has been central to the Paxful story; company shares about their top 3 priorities for Africa

Global peer-to-peer (P2P) Bitcoin marketplace, Paxful (, believes that the world has much to learn from Africa about the future of the crypto-economy and that 2020 will be a landmark year for the African crypto and blockchain industry.  With millions of users globally and Africa being the fastest-growing region, Paxful reported…

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Paxful announces a third school to be #BuiltWithBitcoin

Bitcoin Marketplace Pledges $30,000 and Launches Crypto Community Call-To-Action

 Paxful, a global peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace (, announced today that they will be building a third school in its 100-school initiative to bring quality education centers to emerging countries throughout Africa. The third school, which will come fully equipped with a state-of-the-art water well system, will be built in Machakos…

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Growth in Cryptocurrency Transactions in South Africa Calls For Stronger Security Measures

Paxful now has over 3 million wallets and processes over 50,000 trades a day globally

Acknowledging National Cybersecurity Awareness Month this October, leading peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin marketplace and digital wallet provider, Paxful (, is shining the spotlight on the escalating need for security awareness amongst users when trading in digital currency. With criminals becoming increasingly technically proficient, the benefits of cryptocurrencies are also being exploited. Virtual…

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Bitcoin Economy Boosting Entrepreneurship in Africa

Many young Africans see bitcoin as an opportunity to develop commercial ventures

Blockchain technology and the role of entrepreneurship in driving Africa’s prosperity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), were some of the key topics taking centre stage at this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa which was held in Cape Town recently. Paxful (, a leading peer-to-peer global bitcoin marketplace,…

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Women are key to the future of the Crypto-Economy

While looking into expanding its presence in South Africa, Paxful is hoping to nurture as much female talent as possible

Paxful ( planning to expand presence in South Africa. Plans Africa-wide recruitment drive with a focus on women; The global bitcoin marketplace also becomes the first bitcoin peer-to-peer marketplace to launch an app. As South Africa celebrates Women’s Month in August, global peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace, Paxful, supports the important role…

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Africa’s youth see a future for Bitcoin beyond speculation

Paxful is on a mission to increase access to the bitcoin economy for the people of Africa through education

Seeing a significant growth in digital currency transactions on the African continent in recent years, driven largely by users under the age of 35, leading global peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace, Paxful, is on a mission to increase access to the bitcoin economy for the people of Africa through education. AN AFRICAN…

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Paxful Partners With AirTM In A Strategic Move To Expand Into Developing Countries

With a belief in the future of peer-to-peer finances, this partnership promises to enhance the trading experience in emerging markets in Africa

Peer to peer bitcoin marketplace, Paxful (, and Airtm, a blockchain peer to peer exchange and digital wallet, are announcing a new partnership to enhance the trading experience for people in developing countries. Starting on [date], users will be able to fund and withdraw from their Paxful bitcoin accounts using…

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Paxful®: A leading player in West Africa's Bitcoin Marketplace, rolls out Next-Gen Security globally

Paxful is constantly improving to protect honest customers in the marketplace

Nigeria, Ghana among Paxful’s leading markets globally; New hires announced for Paxful’s Global Compliance Team. Paxful (, a peer-to-peer Bitcoin marketplace, announced that they have teamed up with Jumio®, a digital identity and address verification company in order to improve Anti-Money Laundering (AML) procedures and implement Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements onto the…

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Unbanked People in Africa to Benefit from the Joint Venture between Paxful and Bitmart Exchange

In a strategic move to enter the growing peer-to-peer revolution, BitMart integrates Paxful onto the exchange

Paxful (, a peer-to-peer Bitcoin marketplace, announced on February 21, 2019 at 9am,  an integration onto BitMart, a premier global digital asset trading platform in the cryptocurrency market with over 600,000 users worldwide. This partnership comes at a pivotal time for the crypto community and serves as a step the two entities…