$1 billion in crypto will be spent on the dark web this year; but under 1% of all bitcoin transactions – Report48

Crypto transactions on the dark web are set to hit a record $1 billion by the end of 2019, Bloomberg writes.

According to research by Chainalysis, crypto usage on the dark web has amounted to a new high of $515 million since the start of the year. Besides bitcoin, Monero is also widely used on the dark web primarily to purchase drugs, child pornography and stolen credit-card information.

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https://www.theblockcrypto.com/tiny/crypto-will-be-used-to-buy-1-billion-in-illicit-materials-this-year-but-under-1-of-all-bitcoin-transactions-report/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=default

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