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A recent rally in digital tokens like Bitcoin and second-ranked Ether contrasts with the travails of assets such as stocks, bonds and gold amid a bout of jitters in global markets.
Published on Oct 12, 2021 05:25 PM IST
It is the first country in the world to recognise the cryptocurrency as legal tender.
Published on Oct 10, 2021 10:00 AM IST
- The global crypto market cap was up by more than 3 per cent to $2.22 trillion compared to Tuesday. However, the total crypto market volume jumped about 4 per cent to $110.80 billion.
Published on Oct 06, 2021 11:43 AM IST
Written by Susmita Pakrasi | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The cryptocurrency fell below that level on September 7 amid a broader selloff in shares of cryptocurrency and blockchain related firms that day.
Published on Oct 05, 2021 04:43 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, London
The study claimed about 83% of urban Indians are aware of cryptocurrency and 16% own cryptocurrency.
Published on Sep 29, 2021 11:03 PM IST
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- The global values of cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin have massively fluctuated over the past year partly due to Chinese regulations, which have sought to prevent speculation and money laundering.
Published on Sep 24, 2021 06:01 PM IST
Twitter also said it will test new ways to help users have a safer experience on the platform, such as warning when people are entering a “heated” conversation or letting them leave tweet threads.
Published on Sep 24, 2021 10:01 AM IST
Bitcoin is still getting the bulk of inflows at $15.3 million, data from digital asset manager CoinShares showed on Monday. Ether (ETH) is the world's second-largest crypto by market cap after bitcoin.
Published on Sep 22, 2021 09:40 AM IST
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that a lot of consultation has taken place on the issue of cryptocurrencies in India, adding that the views of the Reserve Bank of India were also taken. "We have to be sure that a futuristic thing can’t be shut out," she added.
Published on Sep 21, 2021 07:28 AM IST
Several digital currency exchanges are eyeing India to launch trading platform to capture the growing domestic crypto market. However, the fate of cryptocurrency in India is still unclear.
Published on Sep 08, 2021 10:42 AM IST
Bitcoin temporarily climbed 1.39% to more than $52,600 on Monday afternoon, Refinitiv Eikon data showed, with a Reuters market analyst putting it on track for $56,000-$56,300.
Published on Sep 07, 2021 06:34 AM IST
Reuters | , San Salvador
Sheltering in a drainage tunnel outside the Tatvan district of Turkey's eastern Bitlis province, Ali, a young man in his 20s from Afghanistan's Khost province, said he was waiting for transport west and wanted to go on to Europe. Around 50 others were sheltering with him.
Published on Aug 25, 2021 11:53 AM IST
Experts have described the decline as 'just a normal pullback following bullish action.'
Published on Aug 02, 2021 07:18 PM IST
- The UN experts believe that cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technology that power them could actually improve their "stewardship of the environment."
Published on Jul 18, 2021 04:25 PM IST
The active addresses on a crypto network show the total number of senders and receivers for a particular token.
Published on Jul 04, 2021 11:40 PM IST
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Binance too came under the capping rule, due to Natwest's concerns over investment scams and fraud.
Published on Jun 30, 2021 12:36 PM IST
Reuters | , London
Bitcoin has lost more than 50% from its mid-April high of almost $65,000. The coin started 2021 trading around $29,000 following a fourfold increase in 2020.
Published on Jun 23, 2021 08:02 AM IST
At about 1230 GMT, bitcoin sank nine percent to as low as $29,624, attaining a level last seen in January, with analysts citing Chinese efforts to crack down on trading and mining operations.
Published on Jun 22, 2021 06:29 PM IST
Sotheby's said it would be first time a pear shaped flawless diamond of 101.38-carat has been offered for public purchase with cryptocurrency. It carries a pre-sale estimate of $10 million - $15 million and will be sold on July 9 in Hong Kong with bitcoin, ether or traditional money as payment.
Updated on Jun 22, 2021 06:12 PM IST
China has ordered payment platform Alipay and domestic banks to not provide services linked to trading of virtual currencies.
Published on Jun 21, 2021 05:06 PM IST
- Cryptomining is big business in China, accounting for more than half of global bitcoin production.
Published on Jun 21, 2021 01:05 PM IST
Reuters | , Tokyo
The accused has been identified as Makarand Pardeep Adivirkar, popularly known as the 'Crypto King'.
Published on Jun 17, 2021 09:01 AM IST
ANI | , Mumbai
The poll, which captures the view of 207 investors with $645 billion in assets, said “long Bitcoin” is the second-most crowded trade after commodities.
Published on Jun 15, 2021 06:31 PM IST
Anonymous shared the video about Tesla CEO Elon Musk from their YouTube channel and ended the recording with ‘We are Anonymous. We are Legion. Expect us’.
Published on Jun 15, 2021 01:38 PM IST
The transactions will start back up “when there’s confirmation of reasonable (~50%) clean energy usage by miners with positive future trend.”
Updated on Jun 14, 2021 03:11 AM IST
El Salvador’s congress approved a law this week requiring businesses to accept Bitcoin in exchange for goods and services.
Published on Jun 10, 2021 08:40 PM IST
- The meteoric rise of Bitcoin has minted scores of crypto millionaires, and the report suggests that US investors have benefited the most from the 2020 boom, followed by Chinese traders who gained $1.1 billion.
Published on Jun 08, 2021 06:04 PM IST
Written by Kunal Gaurav | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Published on Jun 08, 2021 02:17 PM IST
- Bitcoin plunged almost six per cent on Asian trading and was at $32,770, as of 11am in Hong Kong (around 8.30am IST) on Tuesday, according to Bloomberg.
Updated on Jun 08, 2021 10:42 AM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Published on Jun 07, 2021 03:38 PM IST