James Howells, an IT worker living in the United Kingdom, knows exactly where his misplaced 7,500 bitcoins are but the city council where he lives won't let him retrieve them. They say it's against the law. According to a report published in The Telegraph, Howells began mining bitcoin...
Stocks extended losses on the final trading day of 2017 as Apple (AAPL) weighed on the Dow Jones industrial average but Bitcoin reversed higher. X PowerShares QQQ Trust (QQQ) fell 0.4%, while SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA) and SPDR S&P 500 (SPY) each gave up less than 0.2%. Emerging markets outperformed again as...
by Robert Mendick The Bank of England could approve its own...
The stratospheric rise of Bitcoin over the last decade has left the world struggling to keep up, breaking records, spawning rivals, and forcing us to face the epic challenges posed by a volatile crypto-universe.  Now, one LA-based artist is having his say on our obsession with cryptocurrencies, and he's...
E-Trade Financial Corporation has started trading in CME bitcoin futures. According to its website, the online stock brokerage firm – which launched the trading of CBOE bitcoin futures last month – opened up trading of bitcoin futures from CME Group for customers as of Tuesday evening. The intraday initial...
Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Things that make you go “hmmm”: I can’t say that these things are necessarily related. Presumably bitcoin is crashing because it was a Ponzi scheme all along and the air finally went out of it. The stock market isn’t crashing,...
Bitcoin tumbled Saturday after the digital currency rallied on the spot and futures markets on Friday. Most other cryptocurrencies lost ground as well, but not all. X Bitcoin fell nearly 11% to $12,891.51, according to CoinDesk, after sinking as low as $12,182.52. Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold, Litecoin also retreated....