Bitcoin exchange rate is growing again: Paypal allowed payment by bitcoins in American online stores

    Paypal used to keep an eye on bitcoins, predicting that they would play an important role in the future of their business. Now, when large players - from Overstock to Wikipedia - accept cryptocurrency as transactions and donations, Paypal itself has joined the game.

    Zapartnorivshis with BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin, PayPal allows merchants to accept bitcoins as payment - but so far only on the territory of the United States.

    PayPal will earn on transactions through commissions from payees.

    The cryptocurrency market reacted unambiguously to this: the bitcoin exchange rate went up sharply , literally a couple of hours after the announcement, it jumped from just under $ 400 to $ 420. Chart from the site

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