As bitcoin raced to another record high on Tuesday, one of the biggest providers of digital currency wallets, Coinbase, went down under the weight of traffic
Australia's central bank said on Wednesday it was looking into the opportunities presented by the technologies that support bitcoin
Litecoin, an altcoin alternative to Bitcoin, has seen explosive growth of over 4,000% year to date according to Coinmarketcap but investors should still have some care.
Litecoin has demonstrated a massive surge in price. The cryptocurrency has recently surpassed $300 a coin, but may fall down any moment according to the creator, Charlie Lee.
The cryptocurrency bitcoin saw its value slip from the previous session’s record highs today, after weeks of major gains leading up to the launch of bitcoin futures last weekend.
The European Union needs to consider regulating bitcoin, European Central Bank ratesetter Ewald Nowotny said on Monday, citing the risk of money laundering
Bitcoin futures eased back from an initial surge of almost 22% to trade up 13% on Monday, in an eagerly awaited US market debut
the launch of bitcoin futures fed the market’s cryptocurrency obsession
The rise of cryptocurrencies entered a new phase today as bitcoin futures soared by one-fifth of their value at a hotly anticipated launch, Reuters reports.
Bitcoin’s dramatic fall in value from last night’s record high of more than $17,000 is down to uncertainty over whether a futures-market launch will go ahead.
Bitcoin surged past the $17,000 mark in the early hours of Friday morning, before crashing by around 11%.
Bitcoin’s relentless rise continued on Thursday, shooting past the $15,000 mark and adding to fears of a dangerous market bubble.
While the price of Bitcoin is going through the roof – soaring past $15,000 today (Thursday) – other digital currencies, or ‘altcoins’, are falling.
Hackers have carried out a heist on a digital currency platform, stealing an unknown quantity of bit coins. The news came as the value of a single Bitcoin – which as seen a 1,000% rise in value this year