“Bitcoin, for us, is not stopping at buying and selling,” Square CEO Jack Dorsey told analysts on their earnings call as reported by Business Insider. “We do believe that this is a transformational technology for our industry and we want to learn as quickly as possible.”; bitcoin has yet to effect Square’s earnings as they have only recently started crypto payments; they currently include a margin to account for the volatility of bitcoin; shares were down slightly after releasing earnings. Source.
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