bitcoin

Bitcoin take-up prompts investor debate

While Tesla’s move to add $1.5 billion worth of bitcoins to its books reflects a vote of confidence for cryptocurrencies in general, it has also led to questions by some investors over the value they place on these assets.
February 23, 2021

If you can’t "bit" them, join them

Amid a global regulatory clampdown, the founder of CoolBitx explains why compliance in the blockchain industry is exciting investors. Although a departure from the core values of privacy and anonymity, the lure of institutional cash is too important to pass up.
February 26, 2020

China steps up bitcoin battle

The Chinese government fears a currency it cannot control and is trying to undermine Bitcoin before it becomes too popular.
May 04, 2014

Can Bitcoin be Justin Lin’s Pure Gold?

Economist Justin Lin Yifu wants to replace the global currency system with a modern version of a gold standard but says digital currencies won’t work. He should reconsider.
April 21, 2014