During October 2018, Bitcoin trading volumes on the peer-to-peer (P2P) platform LocalBitcoins reached peak levels in Argentina, Venezuela, and Egypt. Elsewhere, places like Croatia and Switzerland are at their lowest levels since the start of 2018. Bitcoin is a Haven Asset in Argentina With the continuing economic crisis in Argentina, it is perhaps unsurprising to see people flocking to Bitcoin (BTC) as a haven for their wealth. Since April 2018, the peso – Argentina’s fiat currency
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