Analysis: Italy's number of stores and companies accepting Bitcoin is growing

According to, recently released data from market data provider Statista indicates that the number of Italian stores and companies accepting Bitcoin is growing. As of November 2019, more than 350 companies in the retail or food service industry support cryptocurrency payments, far exceeding other industries. In total, there are 270 Italian retailers and 214 service providers supporting crypto payments. In addition, as of September this year, the number of ATMs in Italy accounted for about 0.8% of the global number of Bitcoin ATMs.