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The currency as pressure valve
As regulators crack down on cryptocurrencies, policymakers develop state-run versions
The very rich are adding fuel to the bitcoin boom but many are wary of a bubble
J. García Carrión is demanding compensation for about €75m in losses incurred from alleged illicit transactions
Most nations are adopting a wait-and-see approach while warning regularly about risks
US currency gives up gains made on expectation of rising interest rates
Banking rulemakers rightly view digital currencies as an official but highly risky asset
Put it in the context of economic history, and crypto is little more than another expression of capitalism’s inherent monetary schizophrenia.
And Basel says no to crypto
US government bonds shrug off inflation leap; regulators call for toughest capital rules on cryptocurrencies
Hedge fund manager backs custody and trading technology group Copper.co and app Kikitrade
Basel committee report comes as authorities step up plans to regulate fast-emerging sector
US custody bank declares ‘tipping point’ for market as clients increase exposure
JPMorgan estimates stablecoin operator would be one of the largest investors in the US market
Analysts sceptical of move hailed by crypto entrepreneurs and country’s authoritarian president
The potential for significant savings helps add glamour
Shares in Spac launched by Chamath Palihapitiya latch on to Reddit enthusiasm
It’s all about USD.
Commissioner says SEC should ‘gamify our communications with investors’
Michael Saylor sails away on his bitcoin boat of dreams.
Investor not buying the dip, but will keep the cryptocurrency ‘on the menu’ for future
At “Bitcoin 2021” in Miami, the cryptosphere was on display in all its sober, enlightened, radical and diverse splendour.
I want to support good causes, but don’t understand the tax rules
Latin American country’s currency hits all-time low against the dollar as Pedro Castillo extends lead