COMMENTARY

AS THE saying goes: "What goes up must come down." This idiom rings especially true as the cryptocurrency economy hits a bear market. Following a surge in valuations and market cap growth...

NEWS ANALYSIS

BITCOIN'S value has plunged by three-quarters this year, sending the original and biggest cryptocurrency back to levels not seen before its bubble. And price isn't the only aspect of...

COMMENTARY

THIS week, the world's financial technology purveyors, investors, and regulators are assembling in Singapore for the city-state's Blockchain Week. It has been a rough ride this year, with...

THE great cryptocurrency crash of 2018 is heading for its worst week yet.

MUCH of the technology that is now deeply embedded in our daily lives was unfathomable a few decades ago, with many of these new innovations ascending into mainstream society at a slow pace. We are...

[LONDON] The value of bitcoin slipped Monday below US$5,000 (S$6,860) for the first time since October 2017 as a broad selloff gathered steam on the opaque cryptocurrency market.

AN UNORTHODOX move by one of the world's biggest cryptocurrency exchanges to change the terms on US$135 million in derivative contracts has infuriated some traders and saddled several with...

[MOSCOW] First you ring, then push through heavy doors past a suspicious security guard before arriving at Moscow's pioneering cryptocurrency store - a physical portal to the virtual realm of...

[LONDON] October 31, 2008 marked the birth of bitcoin. Ten years on, the world's first cryptocurrency is at the forefront of a complex financial system viewed warily by markets and investors...

A 2017 Wall Street Journal report "Forget an IPO, coin offerings are new road to startup riches" alluded to the ease of fund-raising in the world of crypto currencies. ...