One of the leading financial companies in South Africa Purple Group has announced the addition of Bitcoin and Ethereum to its GT247.com platform.
The decision to start supporting BTC and ETH was made in the light of “high demand from customers”. For many years the Purple Group conducted quite successful trading activity without crypto. Users able to open short positions in BTC and ETH.
In South Africa there has been a steady increase in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Residents of the country can buy them on local exchanges like Luno and Ice3x or through local branches of major international brokers, for example Saxo Bank.