bitcoin

Where the optimism still lingers for cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies have experienced a collapse in 2022, but regulation maturity and greater technological familiarity is supporting an upbeat outlook for decentralised technologies – despite the market price for digital tokens.
August 16, 2022

The dilemma facing cryptocurrency

A White House executive order to lay out a national policy for digital assets should help boost credibility for cryptocurrencies, but concerns that decentralised finance technology can help evade sanctions still lingers for policymakers and investors.
March 29, 2022

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