[SEOUL] South Korean major cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb was sold for about US$354 million to a consortium led by a plastic surgeon, a spokesman for the bourse said on Friday.

[BERLIN] Economist Nouriel Roubini, nicknamed Dr Doom for predicting the most recent global financial crisis, has crossed swords with cryptocurrency guru and Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin. In the...

While the emergence of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) has opened up exciting new avenues for raising funds, some experts are concerned that regulations have not kept up with this new digital...

FOUR months ago, BitForex was just one of many obscure exchanges offering users the ability to trade cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.

[DUBAI] Seba Crypto AG, a Swiss financial services company run by ex-UBS Group AG bankers, said it raised money as it seeks to become one of the world's first regulated banks and let consumers...

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VENEZUELA'S controversial cryptocurrency was launched six months ago but has been left in limbo ever since. Now, though, President Nicolas Maduro's government insists it will start working...

In this new podcast series for 2018, The Straits Times and The Business Times offer tips for the newcomer to the financial and investment scene.

[NEW YORK] Citigroup Inc has developed a new mechanism for investing in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, according to a person with knowledge of the plans.

THE year 2018 has been a strong one for Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), with blockchain startups having raised over US$18 billion thus far, which is five times the 2017 total, according to...