digital assets

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

Bybit: using crypto to foster financial inclusion

The Singapore-based decentralised crypto exchange has launched a sustainability initiative to foster financial inclusion in India. And, on the back of government acknowledgement of crypto as a digital asset, the Bybit team is exploring further opportunities in the market.
March 01, 2022

What next for crypto?

Greater familiarity, institutional support, and budding public interest for cryptocurrencies suggest that 2022 could be a banner year for digital assets. Will encouraging momentum continue, or will new virtual money eventually be faced with old money problems?
February 15, 2022

Is India warming up to cryptocurrency?

FA explores the consequences of India's proposed Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, due to be revealed later this year.
October 19, 2021

How a digital yuan impacts investor appetite

So long as capital controls remain, a digital currency alone will do little to internationalise the renminbi (RMB), but the pull of this market will be hard for investors to ignore.
March 09, 2021