RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Colombia´s financial regulator SFC says that it is authorizing alliances between Colombian banks and digital currency exchanges.
So far, Colombia’s financial department has approved nine partnerships between exchanges and national banks in order to make cryptocurrency operations more accessible to citizens.
Colombia has been friendly toward crypto assets like bitcoin (BTC) and other digital currencies over the years. More recently, during the first week of January 2021, the Superintendence of Corporations in Colombia explained in an official circular that local firms can leverage capital to purchase bitcoin.
The SFC, which is tied to Colombia . . .