Jun 12, 2020 09:17 PM IST
RBI’s 2018 circular prohibited banks and financial institutions from dealing in or providing services related to cryptocurrencies
- Mar 13, 2020 09:28 AM IST
The biggest cryptocurrency slumped as much as 25% during morning trading before clawing back some of its losses. It was last down 22% at $6,206, heading for its biggest daily loss in five years.
- Mar 04, 2020 11:16 AM IST
In a 2018 circular, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had stated it does not consider VCs such as Bitcoin as 'legal tender'
- Jan 21, 2020 10:13 AM IST
The statement was in an affidavit filed with the SC against a petition filed by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
- May 30, 2019 07:21 PM IST
The committee on ECF was set up by the central bank in December last year and was expected to submit its report within 90 days from the date of its first meeting.
- May 03, 2019 12:05 PM IST
The idea is to reward users with cryptocurrency for watching advertisements.
- Mar 04, 2019 10:55 AM IST
Cryptocurrencies by their very nature cannot be regulated. The Supreme Court should resist the urge to get involved
- Feb 06, 2019 07:15 AM IST
Gerald Cotten died aged 30 from complications with Crohn's disease while volunteering at an orphanage in India, according to the Facebook page of Quadriga CX, which announced his death on January 14.
- Jan 29, 2019 09:45 AM IST
While there is no formal declaration by the Indian government on the legalisation of cryptocurrencies, the response has made it clear the government is planning to regulate them
- Aug 27, 2018 09:44 PM IST
The unit, as per the report, has been operational for a month and already being overseen by a manager.
- Aug 20, 2018 04:08 PM IST
Legal experts, however, argue that this system of paying for bail by using cryptocurrency may not work in the future.
- Aug 17, 2018 04:26 PM IST
Michael Terpin alleged the tokens were stolen on January 7, 2018, using what he called a "digital identity theft" of his cellphone account, and AT&T was his service provider.
- Aug 16, 2018 06:19 PM IST
A new form of crypto-jacking is spreading across companies in countries like India, Brazil, Colombia and Turkey according to researchers at Kaspersky Labs.
- Aug 13, 2018 10:01 PM IST
Turkish exchange Koinim has reported a 63% rise in Bitcoin trading volume, while BTCTurk and Paribu have said that their volumes are up 35% and 100%, respectively
- Aug 10, 2018 04:29 PM IST
The 'Coinhive' crypto mining software was installed on all these devices through the infected routers in a large-scale attack carried out in July.
- Aug 10, 2018 12:21 PM IST
The paper argues that “high investor attention predicts high future returns over a 1-2 week horizon for Bitcoin, a one-week horizon for Ripple (XRP), and 1-6 week horizon for Ethereum."
- Aug 09, 2018 05:18 PM IST
The SEC is slated to give its final decision on the VanEck-SolidX proposal during late February 2019.
- Jun 15, 2018 10:02 PM IST
Shatner, who resides in California, said he will visit the facility when its construction is completed
- Jun 12, 2018 10:30 PM IST
In a letter the FCA suggested that the financial market, especially banks, need to increase their reviewing measures for customers using cryptocurrencies.
- May 12, 2018 10:29 AM IST
Niti Aayog has been tasked with bringing in blockchain solutions as part of an initiative called IndiaChain.
- Apr 25, 2018 03:57 PM IST
In a report on fintech and banks of the future, it said cryptocurrencies threaten payments providers who charge a commission of up to 7.2 percent but the price volatilities and regulatory clampdown is an impediment.
- Apr 24, 2018 10:00 AM IST
Attackers are taking advantage of the increased interest in cryptocurrencies for monetary gain and use mechanisms like exploits, phishing and spam campaigns, adware, drive by download, etc to increase their outreach and maximize profit.
- Mar 14, 2018 11:50 AM IST
Under the new policy, the company will ban ads for unregulated or speculative financial products like binary options, cryptocurrency and financial spread betting among others.
- Feb 10, 2018 04:40 PM IST
Tyagi, who is part of the committee formed by the government to examine the pros and cons of virtual currencies (VCs), including launching an own cryptocurrency, said that a policy in this regard should come out first and then only the role of Sebi can be outlined.
- Feb 06, 2018 09:40 AM IST
A panel set by the government to look into issues relating to cryptocurrencies is expected to submit its report in the current fiscal year, ending on March 31, S.C. Garg, Economic Affairs Secretary, told CNBC TV18 news channel.