NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, March 15: India will propose a law banning cryptocurrencies, fining anyone trading in the country or even holding such digital assets, a senior government official told Reuters in a potential blow to millions of investors piling into the red-hot asset class.

The Bitcoin lottery

March 12, 2021 08:00 am

The sudden rise of "special purpose acquisitions companies" and cryptocurrencies speaks less to the virtues of these vehicles than to the excesses of the current bull market.

TOKYO, July 12: A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has reported a hack causing the loss of 3.5 billion yen, or $32 million, worth of virtual money.

On cryptocurrencies

November 21, 2018 00:30 am

Crypto-fanatics have seized on policymakers’ consideration of central bank digital currencies as proof that even central banks need blockchain to enter digital-currency game