[NEW YORK] JPMorgan Chase & Co is weighing whether to help clients bet on the price of bitcoin via the CME Group's proposed futures contracts, according to a person with knowledge of the...

"I don't think passive investing itself is a bad thing, and especially with ETFs. My main concern is whether investors are counting on their ETFs to be highly liquid, and whether they might...

[SYDNEY] Bitcoin topped US$8,000 for the first time, as investors set aside technology concerns that had derailed its advance earlier this month.

[NEW YORK] - About a third of the customers queuing at La Maison du Bitcoin's teller windows in Paris aren't speculating on the value of the cryptocurrency. They're sending digital...

BITCOIN plunged as the cancellation of a technology upgrade prompted some users to switch out of the cryptocurrency, spooking speculators who had profited from a more than 800 per cent surge this...

[NEW YORK] The man known as Bitcoin Jesus feels like a winner even though he wasn't able to collect US$7 million from a wager with other cryptocurrency evangelists over the success of a now...

[BOSTON] A former US Secret Service agent sentenced to nearly six years in prison for stealing bitcoins during a probe into the online drug marketplace Silk Road was sentenced on Tuesday to an...

THE chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, Jamie Dimon, has called bitcoin a fraud and made it clear that he will not allow his bank to begin trading the virtual currency any time soon.

[LONDON] The aggregate value of all cryptocurrencies hit a record high of over US$200 billion on Wednesday, according to industry website Coinmarketcap, putting their reported market value at more...

THE market capitalisation of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies seems to keep hitting fresh highs almost every other week. More cautious observers remind us about the "tulip mania" of 17th...