By using cryptocurrency bitcoin, Bitbond users dont need a bank account to make transactions. Albrecht, who has a background in economics and previously worked at Deutsche Bank Deutsche Bank , said: Our main target borrowers are small businesses that have been operating for two or three years, or maybe longer and cannot get finance from a bank, possibly because they simply dont have access to a bank account, or they are a type of business that the banks typically do not lend to. It may take some time for bitcoin to be adopted by the mainstream small business world, but the interest being shown in promising bitcoin start-ups by the investment community is encouraging. Albrecht says: VCs are very careful and very discerning.
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