Franco Amati is one of the most well-known references of the crypto community in Argentina and, through his Twitter account, he warned about an alleged initiative of the Central Bank of that country (BCRA), to obtain information on banking clients that use crypto assets.
Amati, who is also known for his work at the NGO Bitcoin Argentina and his blockchain company Signatura, indicated: “The Central Bank of Argentina (the one with the 50% annual inflation) is asking banks to complete a form to identify to customers who are known to have, trade or make payments with crypto assets. “
And he published a document stating: “Here a message from a banking association to its members (filtered by the local #Bitcoin community)”. The message read the following: