Turkey plays a key role in blockchain and cryptocurrency fields and the role gives a really good chance to the country for leading financial technologies, the CEO of a major digital currency exchange market Binance said.

Turkey is one of the most active markets in these areas, it will become very important in the financial world tomorrow, Changpeng Zhao told Anadolu Agency.

In the Annual Presidential Program released this month, Turkey announced it would launch a blockchain-based digital currency. Tests are expected to start in 2020.

The country also aims to create a roadmap for the development of Fintech

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