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Using XRP, Bitso captured a slice of the U.S.-Mexico remittance market in 2019. It’s eyeing much more in 2020

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  • In 2019, cryptocurrency exchange Bitso processed 2.34% of the $686 million in weekly remittances from foreign countries to Mexico with XRP
  • Bitso said it has been experiencing notable growth recently since it partnered with Ripple
  • In 2018 and 2019, remittances from the U.S. contributed the highest foreign currency inflows to Mexico, more than foreign investments and tourism.
A crypto-focused exchange service captured a slice of the transaction volume between Mexico and the U.S. last year using XRP.

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