[DUBAI] The regulator of Abu Dhabi's international financial centre said it could create rules for exchanges handling virtual currencies, in a sign that authorities in the United Arab Emirates...

[TOKYO] Japan said on Friday it had carried out raids on a number of cryptocurrency exchanges following a massive hack that saw thieves steal US$530 million in virtual currency.

[NEW YORK] A growing number of big US credit-card issuers are deciding they don't want to finance a falling knife...

JAPANESE authorities on Friday raided virtual currency exchange Coincheck, a week after the Tokyo-based firm lost US$530 million in cryptocurrency to hackers.

[TOKYO] Japanese authorities on Friday raided virtual currency exchange Coincheck, a week after the Tokyo-based firm lost US$530 million in cryptocurrency to hackers.

[NEW YORK] US regulators on Wednesday accused a Nevada company and two men involved with it of misappropriating over US$6 million from customers seeking to buy a virtual currency called My Big Coin,...

[SINGAPORE] As Bitcoin continues its wild ride, a Singapore hedge fund unit is raising US$10 million for a cryptocurrency arbitrage fund to trade off price movements.

[ST MORITZ, Switzerland] More than a dozen billionaires flocked to the Swiss ski resort of St Moritz this week to meet up with blockchain entrepreneurs, fund managers and government officials to...

[SEOUL] South Korea's financial regulator chief said the government is considering shutting down all local virtual currency exchanges in a national policy committee meeting on Thursday...

CAUTION ON CRYPTOCURRENCIES

A SOUTH Korean exchange trading bitcoin and other virtual currencies declared itself bankrupt on Tuesday after being hacked for the second time this year, highlighting the risk over cryptocurrencies...