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Crypto – the future of currency?

You may have heard about it on the news, across social media and on the TV. Cryptocurrency is already a popular form of digital currency, and judging by how the price for coins like Bitcoin are soaring, it’s set to take over.

What is cryptocurrency?

To put it simply, cryptocurrency is a form of digital currency. It is secured by ‘cryptography’, which means it can’t be traced, duplicate, double-spent or counterfeited. 

Is it the future of currency?

According to some sources, it’s predicted that crypto will take over at least 25% of all national currencies. Many people are investing in the currency, causing prices to increase rapidly. We’ve decided to explore the history behind crypto, discovering where it came from and where it is set to go in the future.

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Nick Cooper: Nick is NCC's resident blog author and covers a range of subjects, including teaching and health & social care. NCC is an international learning provider with over 20 years’ experience offering learning solutions. To date, NCC has engaged with over 20,000 employers, and delivered quality training to over half a million learners.
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