We’re excited to bring you the first Galoy newsletter. Once per month we’ll be delivering you insights, articles and news about onboarding communities and institutions to Bitcoin and the Lightning Network.
What started as a pilot project in 2019 morphed into onboarding a country to Bitcoin by 2021. Hear the key lessons and takeaways Galoy learned while building the Bitcoin Beach Wallet in El Zonte.
“What does Galoy mean?” is a question we get asked a lot. We decided to share a bit of history regarding how we got the name Galoy.
In this timeless article from 2020, Galoy co-founders Nicolas Burtey and Chris Hunter shared thoughts on how the layered scaling of Bitcoin and the Lightning Network compares to legacy payment and transaction systems.