Egypt’s official urges drafting intl’ legislation to combat bitcoin trading

CAIRO – 30 November 2017: First attorney general of the financial affairs’ prosecution counselor Mohamed Fouda on Thursday called for…

Tech tumble hits Asian stocks, bitcoin steadies

TOKYO – 30 November 2017: Asian shares fell on Thursday, weighed down by a plunge in high-flying tech shares on…

Dollar cheered by tax cut progress, outshone by bitcoin

SYDNEY – 29 November 2017: The dollar held firm on Wednesday after Wall Street shot to record peaks amid signs…

Bubble or breakthrough? Bitcoin keeps central bankers on edge

FRANKFURT – 27 November 2017: Central bankers say the success of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is just a bubble. But…

China’s bitcoin market alive and well as traders defy crackdown

SHANGHAI – 29 September 2017: Weeks after Beijing banned fundraising through token launches and ordered some bitcoin exchanges to shut,…

JPMorgan’s Dimon says bitcoin ‘is a fraud’

NEW YORK – 13 September 2017: Bitcoin “is a fraud” and will blow up, Jamie Dimon, chief executive of JPMorgan…