/Venezuela President Claims His Country's Answer to Bitcoin, Petro, Raises $735 Million

Venezuela President Claims His Country's Answer to Bitcoin, Petro, Raises $735 Million



Despite the U.S. Treasury Department warning investors away from it, Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro says the launch of his country’s oil-backed answer to Bitcoin, Petro, raised $735 million in its first day. In a tweet late Tuesday, the Venezuelan leader said that investors had promised 4.8 billionĀ …

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