Bitcoin “five”, put!
Nevertheless, the students should not become crypto experts and a “Dr.” in trading is also not lent basic knowledge is the goal, no expertise. Rather, the students should leave the classroom with a basic understanding of cryptocurrencies, as this asset class gains more and more importance and turns the old financial system on its head. Nevertheless, the curriculum is modest for the time being: crypto currencies are compared to Fiat currencies, and through this contact, the students take their first findings home.
From the land of love to the land of Bitcoin
Meanwhile, a lot is happening in the state of France: Bitcoin is taking the country by storm. An example is the French start-up “Keplerk” it sells Bitcoins in over 5200 tobacconists. Customers are available in several price ranges; so you can buy bitcoins for 50 euros, 100 euros or even 250 euros. This works as follows: If the customer requests Bitcoins, “Keplerk” buys from a Bitcoin exchange and sends it to the customer’s wallet. It is not free, but “Keplerk” charges a hefty fee of 5.5%, at least for the 250 euros.
Bitcoins are also moving across the counter in the retail sector in France. More than 25,000 branches are expected to accept bitcoins as a means of payment from as early as 2020. 30 well-known retailers have decided to do so. including the sporting goods retailer “Decathlon” and the cosmetics chain “Sephora”. But that’s not all, because Altcoins could also gain their place as a means of payment as the managing director of Global POS, a manufacturer of cash register systems, let it be known.
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