Posts Tagged ‘Bitcoin’
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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, ...

Bitcoin steadies amid US, Japan actions

Japan’s FSA orders 2 exchanges to shut for a month and penalises 4 others, just hours after SEC issues a warning
By BLOOMBERG NEW ...

Bitcoin’s wildest days are over as regulators circle

by BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • It took one of the wildest investment manias in history to jolt them into action, but governments around the world are finally ...
Cryptocurrency

Wright sued over RM19.6b bitcoin fraud

DELAWARE • Craig Wright, the self-proclaimed inventor of bitcoin, is accused of swindling more than US$5 billion (RM19.55 billion) worth of the ...

Bitcoin snaps five-day winning streak as volatility accelerates

by BLOOMBERG
Bitcoin holders may have gotten a brief reprieve earlier this month after a rough January, but it didn’t last long. The top digital coin ...

Bitcoin breaks above $11,000 threshold in fourth day of gains

by BLOOMBERG
Bitcoin climbed for a fourth day, accelerating a rally that began when it bounced off a technical support level. The biggest ...

Thai underworld resorts to cryptocurrency

By BERNAMA / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Wary of the underworld’s increasing use of cryptocurrency such as bitcoin to cover its money trail, Thai authorities have ...

Bitcoin finds a bottom as risk aversion grips global markets

by BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • What’s supposed to be the most volatile asset in the universe is proving to be a bastion of stability compared to wild swings ...

Criminals may ditch Bitcoin for Litecoin, Dash, study says

by BLOOMBERG
It may seem like everyone from Grandma to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has piled into Bitcoin in the past year, but there’s at least one group ...

Bitcoin slides below US$6,000; half its value lost in 2018

by REUTERS / pic by BLOOMBERG
Bitcoin slid another 13% to below US$6,000 on Tuesday, bringing the world’s ...