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E006: Bitcoin Mines Part I


?We Are Alberta is a podcast with ATB economist, Nick Ford. Each episode features real stories told through an economic lens. The episodes are an insightful view into fascinating industries you might not know are right in Alberta’s backyard.

Bitcoin is the world’s first virtual currency that has won over millions of investors and tech fanatics. Bitcoin originated back in 2008 and launched early in 2009.

As the cryptocurrency began to rise in price, many people started paying attention for the first time. People like Andrew Kiguel.

Andrew is President and CEO of Hut 8 mining, a company that operates two Bitcoin mines in Alberta. In this episode, we help demystify the world of Bitcoin and learn about what happens at a bitcoin mine.

ATB is at the forefront of crypto and blockchain innovations. If you are interested in learning more about how?ATB Financial can?help your crypto business, please reach out to:

Q Rasi, PhD., MBA

Director Strategic Markets

Business & Agriculture

Mobile 780-217-5032

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