Posts Tagged ‘Bitcoin’

UK bitcoin exchange Coinfloor cuts staff amid rout

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Coinfloor will cut staff as the UK bitcoin exchange restructures its operations amid a sell-off in cryptocurrencies. “We are ...

Govt should look into adopting blockchain in property registration

This will prevent land title records from being exposed to fraud and human errors, says expert
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN BLOCKCHAIN is ...

Bitcoin falls off a cliff again as cryptocurrency slump deepens

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Cryptocurrencies dropped sharply for the second time in less than 24 hours, sinking toward a nine-month low amid concern that ...

Bitcoin extends rally, breaches US$8,000 for 1st time since May

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Bitcoin’s rebound continued yesterday, as the largest cryptocurrency climbed past US$8,000 (RM32,480) for the first time in ...

Cyber threats drag bitcoin price to year-low

The repetitive hacking incident raises several concerns over the cryptocurrency exchanges
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS Bitcoin price fell to a ...

Bitcoin approaches lowest price for 2018

HONG KONG • Bitcoin extended losses as it approached the lowest price for the year after Japanese regulators hit six of the country’s biggest ...

Bitcoin mining rig maker said to file for RM4b IPO

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Canaan Creative, the world’s second biggest maker of bitcoin mining hardware, has submitted an application for a Hong Kong ...

Bitcoin cash ‘burning’ claim adds fire to PR battle with bitcoin

PORTLAND • Bitcoin cash is the hottest cryptocurrency around right now for more reasons than you may imagine.
The offshoot of the biggest digital ...
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Luno registers as reporting institution with BNM for digital currencies

Luno Malaysia says its registration is in compliance with BNM’s requirement policy on AML/CFT
By AFIQ AZIZ UK-Based cryptocurrency exchange Luno ...
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Bitcoin used for ‘Golden Hands’ as crypto craze meets Mandela art

TORONTO • It’s one of the more unusual deals in the art world. After more than a decade, an Alberta businessman has finally found a buyer for his prized ...

Bitcoin fad is now fading

by BLOOMBERG
PORTLAND • Suddenly, bitcoin seems a bit boring. It might be hard to believe. But after the 1,400% rally of 2017, with wild swings along ...

Regulatory scrutiny sends bitcoin tumbling

NEW YORK • Bitcoin’s rough week headed for a bitter ending.
The virtual currency fell 6% to US$8,760 (RM35,040) at 12:30pm in New York last Friday, ...