Crypto

Japan crypto exchange says lost $300m bitcoin in ‘leak’

TOKYO — Japanese crypto exchange DMM Bitcoin said it had lost bitcoin worth around $300 million in what it described…

2 months ago

‘Fake love’ crypto scammers ensnare US victims

PHILADELPHIA – The “wine trader” wooed her online for months with his flirtatious smile and emoji-sprinkled texts. Then he went…

5 months ago

Retiree loses over RM10m to crypto investment scam

KUALA LUMPUR – An elderly woman suffered a staggering loss of over RM10 million after falling victim to a fraudulent…

6 months ago

Wanted crypto boss Do Kwon’s Terraform files for US bankruptcy

SINGAPORE – South Korean entrepreneur Do Kwon's (picture) Terraform Labs, whose cryptocurrencies crashed dramatically in 2022, is seeking bankruptcy protection…

6 months ago

Retiree loses over RM132,000 in crypto investment scam

MELAKA – A retiree of a private company lost RM132,407 after being duped into a cryptocurrency investment that promised lucrative…

1 year ago

Changpeng Zhao: A crypto king under pressure

PARIS • At parties, on stages and in meetings, Changpeng Zhao (picture), who has been charged with illegal trading in the…

1 year ago

Think the crypto winter is over? It’s headed for an Ice Age

Investors should fade the crypto rally, we recommend avoiding crypto and crypto-related products that have significant exposure to this asset…

1 year ago

FTX crash exposes insurance black hole hindering crypto recovery

A LONG road lies ahead to repair confidence in crypto after unprecedented bankruptcies and hacks, including the major challenge of…

1 year ago

Chinese crypto scams targeting Filipinos to work for them: Official

MANILA, Philippines – Chinese criminals running cryptocurrency scams in Southeast Asia are targeting Filipinos to work for them because of…

1 year ago

Bitcoin snaps longest winning streak since early days of crypto

Bitcoin extended declines after snapping a rare 14-day winning streak as a mood of caution supplanted the risk appetite that…

2 years ago

Crypto firms are cutting more than 1,600 jobs already this year

CRYPTO companies are once again tightening their belts, as the bear market enters the second year and the industry suffers…

2 years ago

Bitcoin rally shows that where tech stocks go, cryptocurrencies follow

THE mention of crypto at a holiday party likely stoked talk of crisis, fraud and the end of an era.…

2 years ago

Crypto starts year with low trading volume after 2022 downturn

Cryptocurrencies are starting the year with a whimper as trading volumes remain desiccated in the wake of 2022’s numerous industry…

2 years ago