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Bitcoin’s bizarre hike renewed enthusiasm last quarter! What does the future hold for investors?

In the ever-evolving landscape of finance, few phenomena have captured the imagination and attentio…

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What is cryptocurrency? What to know about this increasingly popular digital currency before investing

Cryptocurrencies are decentralized, digital currencies that use blockchain technology to manage tra…

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Decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges are awash in fake trades, research report says

At least $2 billion worth of crypto has been fraudulently traded on ethereum-based DeFi platforms s…

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These are the 5 best performing cryptocurrencies over the past week

Keeping an eye on the weekly winners can help investors identify which cryptocurrencies are beginni…

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JPMorgan backs bitcoin to rise 28% and says cryptocurrencies are now its preferred alternative asset

The investment bank now thinks bitcoin and digital assets should rebound after the great sell-off o…

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The Bank of England said 20% of commercial banking deposits could shift to 'Britcoin' - and dismissed stablecoins as an alternative

Governor Andrew Bailey said central bankers face a choice between regulating stablecoins and introd…

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Altcoins are the alternative digital currencies to bitcoin - here's what they are and how they work

Altcoins, or alternative coins, are any cryptocurrencies not bitcoin. Learn why and how altcoins em…

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Twitter alternative built on Ethereum will let users monetise their posts and come up with their own rules

The founder and CEO of Aave, Stani Kulechov, wants to build a new blockchain version of Twitter. An…

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'Rich Dad Poor Dad' author Robert Kiyosaki warns the dollar 'will die' as BRICS nations eye gold-backed alternative

Recently, the Russian embassy in Kenya said the BRICS group of countries are working on a common cu…

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Apple hints at an interest in cryptocurrencies after posting a job ad for an 'alternative payments' manager

The incoming manager will be responsible for striking new business pacts with "strategic alternativ…

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Russia and Iran are working on a gold-backed cryptocurrency to take on the dominant dollar, report says

The new stablecoin would replace the dominant US dollar and other government-issued currencies in i…

Zahra Tayeb   


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China softens tone on bitcoin, calling it an 'investment alternative' after years of cracking down on crypto

"We regard bitcoin and stablecoin as crypto assets ...These are investment alternatives," Li Bo, de…

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Best performing cryptocurrencies in 2022 so far

The best performing cryptocurrencies in 2022 have allowed their investors to beat the market rate o…

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Bitcoin surges above $8,000 for the first time in 2 months ahead of a key halving in the crypto markets

The gold standard of cryptocurrencies surged 11% on Wednesday, jumping to levels not seen since the…

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India’s digital currency to be launched in FY23 to be cost effective, transparent and secure

The central bank digital currency (CBDC) is about to be launched this financial year in FY23, finan…

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Elon Musk says Tesla sold 10% of its bitcoin to show it's a good alternative to cash - but he isn't selling his personal holding

Musk was responding to criticism from Barstool Sports' Dave Portnoy, who'd questioned whether Tesla…

Shalini Nagarajan   


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Cryptocurrency FAQs — Everything you need to know about the cryptocurrencies, the crypto market and everything in between

The cryptocurrency market is not the same as the stock market, especially when it comes to having t…

Zahra Tayeb   


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Locked out of the Vauld: How the cryptocurrency exchange’s vaulting success unravelled

The year 2022 started well for Vauld, a Singapore-domiciled cryptocurrency exchange. It had raised …

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Cryptocurrencies rally after a wave of bullish news nudges investors to buy the dip

Cryptocurrencies rallied on Wednesday after investors bought the dip triggered by nervousness aroun…

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