[SAN FRANCISCO] Pioneering digital payments firm PayPal on Friday said it is abandoning an alliance intended to oversee the Facebook-backed Libra cryptocurrency, which has come under attack by...

[WASHINGTON] Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has tentatively agreed to testify before a US House committee on Oct 29 about the company's plan for a digital currency, but the panel...

THE launch of Facebook's Libra could be pushed back to tackle the regulatory concerns that have been raised around the world, the head of the organisation set up to oversee the cryptocurrency said...

[BERLIN] The US dollar will make up 50 per cent of the basket of currencies backing Facebook's planned digital coin Libra, with the euro, yen, sterling and Singapore dollar comprising the rest,...

[SINGAPORE] Cboe Global Markets Inc's BZX exchange has withdrawn a proposal to the US Securities and Exchange Commission to list and trade shares of a Bitcoin investment vehicle.

[HELSINKI] European Union (EU) regulators will set a high bar on regulatory approvals for virtual currency projects in Europe, including Facebook's Libra, European Central Bank board member Benoit...

[HELSINKI] France's Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday that the European Union (EU) should introduce a common set of rules to govern virtual currencies, which are at the moment mostly...

[HONG KONG] Bitcoin.com, the firm backed by crypto evangelist Roger Ver, is working on multiple ideas to ramp up interest in Bitcoin spinoff Bitcoin Cash, including a futures contract.

[SINGAPORE] An isolated island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of about 75,000 continues to break ground in the cryptocurrency space.

FACEBOOK'S Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a Swiss payment system licence, financial watchdog FINMA said on Wednesday, noting the breadth of the planned services would require broad...