Coinbase and BitPay data show that bitcoin adoption has increased among merchants

BitPay's chief marketing officer, Bill Zielke, said the payment processor facilitated $ 1 billion worth of cryptocurrency transactions in 2019, with Bitcoin leading the way. Meanwhile, a Coinbase spokesperson also said that Coinbase Commerce processed $ 135 million worth of cryptocurrency payments for thousands of merchants in 2019, which means that the number of independent transactions for Coinbase Commerce has increased by 600% since 2018.