Based on data from Chainalysis, Reuters published an article about the current state. The platforms, which have mostly North-American customers, experienced 7000 times bigger inflows this year. The exchanges in eastern countries are on the bad side of this equation. They processed way more outflow than deposits.
Experts in the crypto-industry say, the western growth was always here, but definitely not on this scale. Regions with long-established investment industry have some mistrust against new digital assets, what is understandable, by the way. But there are clear signs, those who decide to join the blockchain-movement, choosing the regulated, transparent markets, and these are not eastern, but the western companies.