COMMENTARY

THE Russian operatives accused of hacking the Democratic National Committee in 2016 didn't use cash or credit cards. To pay for servers and domain names, they turned to bitcoin, a digital...

CRYPTOCURRENCIES such as bitcoin are on their way to being the next big thing or yesterday's news. Their novelty makes it hard to tell which...

[SYDNEY] Bitcoin's meteoric rise last year had many observers calling it one of the biggest speculative manias in history. The cryptocurrency's 2018 crash may help cement its place in the...

[NEW YORK] Bitcoin briefly dropped back below the US$6,000 threshold breached this past weekend, bringing the loss for 2018 to almost 60 per cent.

[WASHINGTON] Facebook said Tuesday it was easing a ban on ads for cryptocurrencies while keeping a prohibition on initial coin offerings to raise assets.

THE central banks of Australia and New Zealand ruled out on Tuesday the notion that they would issue official cryptocurrencies anytime soon, warning the potential damage to their banking systems...

[NEW YORK] Bitcoin erased its loss after setting a 2018 low earlier on Sunday, with the volatility reflecting increased scrutiny by government regulators on the embryonic digital-currency sector and...

BITCOIN dropped to the lowest level this year as pressure mounts on the embryonic digital-currency sector, with global central bankers raising questions of viability and government regulators...