Microsoft's Bill Gates is one known in the past for expressing admiration for cryptocurrencies and in a recent video, he has done just that claiming that digital technology has the means to empower the world's poorest.
Recently, Gates has been talking about the extreme end of the financial equation, sharing thoughts on the financial system, digital currency, human resources and poverty. Referring to what the cryptocurrency sector is calling the world's "unbanked", he suggested that the world's poor may not have financial tools to go about their lives but that their labor and intellect shouldn't be underestimated. An inefficient cash economy risks dragging them further into poverty.
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