Crypto space too large to ignore now: Experts
The cryptocurrency debate rages on. Even as Bitcoin prices recovered after a months-long dip, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said othe cryptocurrency bill is ready and waiting for Cabinet clearance. The crypto craze in India is also huge, with Indians having invested close to $6.6 billion in cryptocurrencies till May 2021. Around 1.5 crore Indians have said they have invested in the virtual currency. Currently, about 350 startups are working in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. In the latest edition of Crypto and India: The Way Ahead, Darshan Bathija, co-founder and CEO, Vauld; Pratik Poddar, Principal, Nexus Venture Partners; Jaideep Reddy, Leader, Technology Law, Nishit Desai Associates; and Gautam Chhugani, Director, Crypto Strategy, Bernstein spoke about future of the virtual currency. See full here.