Cryptocurrency is here to stay: Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma

“I am very optimistic about cryptocurrencies. They are mainly based on cryptography and in a few years the mainstream technology will be like the Internet which is (now) a part of everyday life,” he said.

Fintech Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma said Thursday that the cryptocurrency is here to stay and is primarily based on cryptography, studying secure communication technologies. Speaking at an interactive session organized virtually by the International Chamber of Commerce, Sharma said crypto is Silicon Valley’s answer to Wall Street.

“I am very optimistic about cryptocurrencies. It is mainly based on cryptography and in a few years the mainstream technology will be like the internet which is (now) a part of everyday life.”

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