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Deal activity in the cryptocurrency sector soared in 2020 and is likely to keep climbing this year, according to a report.
Bitcoin's worst selloff since December is dealing a particularly harsh blow to the biggest fund tracking the cryptocurrency. (BTC
Pilot projects that use innovative data collection toencourage recycling and responsible waste management are underway in Argentina, India and the U.S.
One of the founders of pioneering crypto-derivatives exchange BitMEX surrendered to authorities to face charges that he schemed to avoid U.S. anti-money laundering laws.
Metakovan, theanonymous founder of NFT investment fund Metapurse,was confirmed by Christie's as the buyer.
Technology giants Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Google and credit-card providers Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. are among those vying for unprecedented access to India's burgeoning digital retail payments market.The companies are part of four consortia preparing to apply for licenses to operate retail payments and settlement systems in the country, people familiar with the matter said. More companies could band together before a March 31 application deadline.
Investing in art is a rite of passage for financial heavyweights, marking their transformation from unrefined market players to modern aristocrats.
Cathie Wood says Bitcoin is in early days given its new interest from institutions and its diverse use cases. (BTC
Coinbase Global Inc., the biggest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, filed to go public via a direct listing, in what's anticipated to be a break-through moment for the industry. (BTC
One Japanese financial firm is riding the crypto wave like no other. (BTC
Klarna Bank AB is raising funds valuing the Swedish fintech startup at around $31 billion, roughly tripling the company's valuation after its most recent round in September.
Bitcoin gave up all its gains from weekend trading as analysts questioned whether the cryptocurrency is overheated. (BTC
The Texas power grid has returned to normal operations and the region's recovery is under way as the weather finally warms up. The state was seconds and minutes from cascading blackouts that would have taken weeks or months to restore, chief executive of the grid operator Bill Magness recalled. (BTC
European Central Bank governing council member Gabriel Makhlouf said he wouldn't buy Bitcoin, comparing investment in the world's largest cryptocurrency to the 17th century Netherlands tulip craze -- which ended in collapse. (BTC
MicroStrategy Inc. is doubling down on its big bet on Bitcoin. (BTC
Bitcoin blew through another milestone, surging past $50,000 for the first time as the blistering rally in the largest cryptocurrency continues to captivate investors worldwide. (BTC
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Co-President Daniel Pinto said that client demand isn't there yet on Bitcoin, but he's certain that'll change at some point. (BTC
Imagine you're the founder of a multibillion dollar enterprise. Got a big house? Check. Vacation on an exclusive Caribbean island? Keep the drinks coming. Fast cars? Yea, got to have those. (DOGE
From Signal to Dogecoin, the man keeps moving the needle all over the place. (BTC
Retail investors' excessive speculation in cryptocurrencies may fuel instability in Thailand's capital markets, according to Finance Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith.
The astonishing rise of cryptocurrencies, including red-hot Bitcoin, just handed one of the world's leading gold miners one more reason to urge investors to buy the age-old haven that is bullion. (BTC
Shares of PayPal Holdings Inc. slipped as much as 2% on Wednesday as the payments company prepared to give an update to shareholders and analysts at its investor day.
A top Bank of Canada official called the recent spike in cryptocurrency prices speculative mania, and said such assets don't have the qualities to become the money of the future.
Michael Novogratz, the founder of cryptocurrency investment firm Galaxy Digital, sees Bitcoin more than doubling to $100,000 by the end of the year, spurred higher as more companies allow customers to use the token to make purchases. (BTC
Miami Mayor Francis Suarez said he is working on a resolution to add Bitcoin to the city's balance sheet. (BTC
Tesla's $1.5 billion investment in the digital currency is boosting prices, but using the volatile crypto asset could prove a challenge for consumers. (BTC
Tesla Inc. has invested $1.5 billion in Bitcoin and expects to start accepting the cryptocurrency as payment, Bloomberg News reports. (BTC
Bitcoin is back near $40,000 on the heels of a global market rally as investors grow increasingly confident in reflation and fresh U.S. stimulus. (BTC
One of the simplest ways to buy Bitcoin also has a quirk that could lead to bigger losses. (BTC
With GameStop Corp. in retreat, sings of normalcy emerged on Wall Street. Which in 2021 means traders were free to get back to stressing about SPACs, crypto and all those Faang options still in circulation.
The retail trading frenzy that drove up shares of GameStop Corp. and AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. has again spilled over into digital assets as prices on little-known alt coins surge.
In early 2013, Peter Vessenes was in his Seattle office working on a deal to obtain the North American customer operations of the world's largest Bitcoin exchange at the time, Mt. Gox, when his phone rang. (BTC
The U.S. leveraged loan market isn't taking a breather after seeing nearly $120 billion of deals launched so far this year. (ION
Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio said Bitcoin is one hell of an invention and he's considering cryptocurrencies as investments for new funds offering clients protection against the debasement of fiat money. (BTC
The famed volatility of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin will decline over time as prices for the digital assets move higher, according to Eric Peters, chief executive officer and founder of One River Asset Management. (BTC
MicroStrategy Inc.'s bet on Bitcoin is paying off -- for its bond holders. (BTC
For the first time since 2017, Bank of America Corp. clients with $561 billion combined say Bitcoin is the world's most crowded trade as speculative euphoria hits Wall Street. (BTC
Divvy, the financial-technology company that offers corporate cards and expense-management software to small businesses, said it's now valued at $1.6 billion after raising money from investors including PayPal Holdings Inc.
Visa Inc. is partnering with cryptocurrency startup BlockFi to offer a credit card that rewards purchases with Bitcoin rather than airline miles or cash. (BTC
Bitcoin is once again closing in on record highs, topping $18,000 for the first time since December 2017 in a return to the mania that made it a household name. The cryptocurrency surged as much as 4.8% to $18,480 on Wednesday, leaving it less than 10% away from reaching its intraday peak of $19,511, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. We should have many people selling at these levels, especially those that bought at the top in 2017-18, said Vijay Ayyar, head of business development with (BTC
Payments processor StoneCo Ltd. has cleared a major hurdle for a 7.2 billion real ($1.4 billion) takeover of Brazilian software provider Linx SA. (LINX
Tencent Holdings Ltd. pledged to work with Beijing and control an expansion into the fintech arena, to ensure it remains compliant as the government escalates oversight over the Chinese internet industry.
Lebanon plans to introduce a digital currency next year to restore confidence in the banking sector and transition into a cashless system, GovernorRiad Salameh said.
China Merchants Bank Co. and other state-backed lenders have emerged as the biggest winners from new regulations that derailed Ant Group Co.'s massive stock listing, as China aims to level the playing field between fintech giants and traditional banks.
Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, whose fortunes have been on a roller coaster since they jostled with fellow student Mark Zuckerberg at Harvard University more than a decade ago, are once again billionaires thanks to a surge in the price of Bitcoin. (BTC
Bitcoin's surge during U.S. election week has pulled cryptocurrency performance further ahead of major asset classes this year. (BTC
Years of loose regulatory oversight in China helped billionaire Jack Ma's Ant Group become the world's most-valuable financial giant, with businesses spanning payments, banking, wealth management and insurance. But a turnabout in rhetoric from Chinese authorities -- and new rules they slapped suddenly on its lucrative consumer-loan business -- signal the once-fertile landscape for the fintech industry has changed. The first casualty was Ant's $35 billion mega-listing on the eve of its debut in S
The U.S. is suing for the forfeiture of thousands of Bitcoins, totaling more than $1 billion, that it seized on Tuesday. (BTC