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Ghana Is Paxful’s 3rd Biggest Market

In a twitter response to Jack, the Co-Founder of Twitter’s visit to Accra Ray Youssef – CEO of Paxful revealed that Ghana is Paxful’s 3rd biggest market.

Jack Co-Founder of Twitter has been on a tour in Nigeria and Ghana where he is interacting with local bitcoin communities. The two countries are seeing major growth in the cryptocurrency ecosystem, making them great case studies for potential investors.

After Jack tweeted about his meeting with a small fraction of the Ghanaian bitcoin community, Ray Youssef jumped on with a quoted retweet of his own.

In his tweet, he mentioned that Ghana is Paxful’s 3rd biggest market.


Paxful recently announced that is had seen a 2,800 percent increase in trades compared to October last year. According to the same press release, Africa was responsible for 64% of all trades on the platform during the same timeframe.

Further, Paxful is now 3 million wallets strong with over 50,000 daily trades globally.

The Ghanaian cryptocurrency ecosystem is growing, if you are wondering how to buy bitcoin in Ghana, check out our list of best Ghanaian cryptocurrency exchanges.

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