[SYDNEY] Malaysia-based firm HelloGold has received a Syariah-compliant certification for its gold-backed cryptocurrency and plans to launch its online gold platform in Thailand later this year, the...

[LONDON] Bitcoin has failed as a currency measured by standard benchmarks, and is neither a store of value nor a useful way to buy things, Bank of England governor Mark Carney said on Monday.

[MADRID] Bitcoin climbed for a fourth day, accelerating a rally that began when it bounced off a technical support level.


CRYPTOCURRENCY investors are no strangers to setbacks and criticisms. But even the most ardent proponents of the virtual currencies must have been shaken at the recent violent sell-off which saw...

[TOKYO] After the Mt Gox cryptocurrency exchange was stung by a half-billion dollar theft in 2014, Japanese regulators swung into action.

[PORTLAND] Prices of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin may never stabilise, and digital tokens risk simply ending up being the equivalent of Ponzi schemes.

[MOSCOW] In his career in finance-all seven years of it-Ben Kumar has seen some tough days.

THE Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has issued a stark warning to central bankers who are behind the cryptocurrency curve.

YOU did not have to be a technophobe to worry that the virtual-currency boom of the past year papered over plenty of problems.

[TOKYO] A senior Bank of Japan (BOJ) official said on Tuesday providers of cryptocurrency-related services must be proactive in boosting security for their services and explaining to investors the...