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  • PayPal launches crypto checkout service Mar 30, 2021 03:25 PM IST

    PayPal launches crypto checkout service

    Customers who hold bitcoin, ether, bitcoin cash and litecoin in PayPal digital wallets will now be able to convert their holdings into fiat currencies at checkouts to make purchases, the company said.

  • Visa moves to allow payment settlements using cryptocurrency Mar 29, 2021 02:45 PM IST

    Visa moves to allow payment settlements using cryptocurrency

    Visa's move comes as major finance firms including BNY Mellon, BlackRock Inc and Mastercard Inc have embraced some digital coins, sparking predictions that cryptocurrencies will become a regular part of investment portfolios.

  • How two friends made art history buying a $70M digital work Mar 27, 2021 02:36 PM IST

    How two friends made art history buying a $70M digital work

    Vignesh Sundaresan and Anand Venkateswaran said they are still coming to terms with their landmark purchase.

  • D-Street Talk: More than 1 cr investors hold Bitcoin in India; women investors seen rising, says Pareen Lathia, WazirX Mar 26, 2021 12:03 PM IST

    D-Street Talk: More than 1 cr investors hold Bitcoin in India; women investors seen rising, says Pareen Lathia, WazirX

    Bitcoin has already become an asset class in India. There are more than 1 cr people holding the crypto in India. We have seen $1 bn of turnover, and we have seen a global surge in Bitcoin investments primarily because it is seen as a hedge, says Lathia.

  • Central bankers’ crypto experiments should put investors on alert Mar 26, 2021 11:20 AM IST

    Central bankers’ crypto experiments should put investors on alert

    Banks’ digital currencies could displace the rationale for private sector projects

  • Traders Carnival 2021: Watch Live cryptocurrency Trading session on Moneycontrol Pro Mar 26, 2021 09:06 AM IST

    Traders Carnival 2021: Watch Live cryptocurrency Trading session on Moneycontrol Pro

    This is the first Indian Trader Conference to add a complete segment on Cryptocurrency - both as a trading instrument and as an addition to the asset class to one’s portfolio

  • Centre asks companies to disclose cryptocurrency investments Mar 26, 2021 08:56 AM IST

    Centre asks companies to disclose cryptocurrency investments

    The Ministry of Corporate Affairs said companies will be required to use an accounting software that records the audit trail.

  • Coinbase to set up base in Hyderabad, hire staff despite uncertainty around cryptocurrency regulation Mar 25, 2021 06:54 PM IST

    Coinbase to set up base in Hyderabad, hire staff despite uncertainty around cryptocurrency regulation

    The company is looking at establishing base in Hyderabad, where it will set up IT services, including engineering, software development and customer support operations.

  • Bitcoin rises as Tesla officially begins transactions Mar 24, 2021 07:42 PM IST

    Bitcoin rises as Tesla officially begins transactions

    Elon Musk on Twitter said Tesla can accept bitcoin payments directly and that those sums "will be retained as bitcoin, not converted to fiat currency."

  • Moneycontrol Pro presents Traders Carnival: Watch live Mar 24, 2021 04:24 PM IST

    Moneycontrol Pro presents Traders Carnival: Watch live

    Speakers for the event are Arjun Bhatia, Vivek Mashrani, Piyush Chaudhary, Asit Pati Baran, Aniruddha Dean, Ashu Madan, Anbalagan Veerappan, Vijay S Thakre, Sharique Samsudheen & Shivkumar Jayachandran.

  • You can now buy Tesla with Bitcoin, says Elon Musk Mar 24, 2021 02:29 PM IST

    You can now buy Tesla with Bitcoin, says Elon Musk

    Musk had earlier tweeted that Tesla had bought $1.5 billion worth of bitcoin.

  • Gold continues to remain structurally weak  Mar 23, 2021 09:17 AM IST

    Gold continues to remain structurally weak 

    A new trend has been observed where investors are now comparing gold investment with digital gold (cryptocurrency) resulting in money being diverted to cryptos 

  • Indians should be allowed to have crypto as an asset class: Nandan Nilekani Mar 22, 2021 11:02 PM IST

    Indians should be allowed to have crypto as an asset class: Nandan Nilekani

    Nilekani's stance is significant, as he is one of India's most prominent technocrats and has played a central role in building India's digital rails- be it Aadhaar, the UPI payment infrastructure, GST or FASTag.

  • Fed's Powell: Public should understand risks of Bitcoin Mar 22, 2021 10:57 PM IST

    Fed's Powell: Public should understand risks of Bitcoin

    Powell also said the Fed is researching the potential for a central bank digital currency, though he added that the Fed is not yet near a decision about implementing one.

  • Govt might block IP addresses of cryptocurrency exchanges: Report Mar 22, 2021 09:24 AM IST

    Govt might block IP addresses of cryptocurrency exchanges: Report

    In January, The Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2021 was listed in the Lok Sabha's bulletin for the ongoing Budget session.

  • Morgan Stanley to offer bitcoin funds access to wealthy clients: Report Mar 19, 2021 01:34 PM IST

    Morgan Stanley to offer bitcoin funds access to wealthy clients: Report

    Large US corporations have been paying more attention to Bitcoin, after a surge in its price.

  • NFTs are the latest get-rich-quick scheme for the ‘cryptosphere’ Mar 18, 2021 11:32 AM IST

    NFTs are the latest get-rich-quick scheme for the ‘cryptosphere’

    The bubble-mania around ‘non-fungible tokens’ will eventually burst

  • Coinbase valuation pegged at $68 billion ahead of landmark US listing Mar 17, 2021 07:39 PM IST

    Coinbase valuation pegged at $68 billion ahead of landmark US listing

    A successful listing by Coinbase, whose business is primarily focused on digital currencies, would represent a landmark victory for cryptocurrency advocates vying for endorsement for a sector that has struggled to win the trust of mainstream investors, regulators and the general public.

  • Why criminalising cryptocurrencies will set India back Mar 17, 2021 04:10 PM IST

    Why criminalising cryptocurrencies will set India back

    Criminalising or even the use of such language to refer to cryptocurrencies will put off some of the brightest minds from India in the crypto revolution.

  • Visa CEO says working to enable purchase of bitcoin through its credit card Mar 17, 2021 11:10 AM IST

    Visa CEO says working to enable purchase of bitcoin through its credit card

    Visa announced a partnership with First Boulevard, a digitally native neobank focused on building generational wealth for the Black community.

  • What is Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, why is it buzzing and other key questions answered Mar 16, 2021 04:36 PM IST

    What is Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, why is it buzzing and other key questions answered

    Everything that you need to know about the fund that holds more Bitcoins than any other financial institution in the world.

  • Bitcoin ATMs are coming to a gas station near you Mar 15, 2021 03:41 PM IST

    Bitcoin ATMs are coming to a gas station near you

    The machines have multiplied quickly through the United States over the past year, fueled by a frenzy in crypto trading that sent bitcoin prices over $58,000. Kiosk operators such as CoinFlip and Coin Cloud have installed thousands of ATMs, scouring areas competitors have not yet reached, executives told Reuters.

  • Bitcoin takes breather after retreat from record near $62,000 Mar 15, 2021 12:01 PM IST

    Bitcoin takes breather after retreat from record near $62,000

    The world's most popular cryptocurrency slipped as low as $58,956.90 early in the Asian session, falling from Saturday's record high of $61,781.83.

  • Bitcoin over $60,000, can it dent gold's safe-haven appeal? Mar 15, 2021 09:25 AM IST

    Bitcoin over $60,000, can it dent gold's safe-haven appeal?

    The cryptocurrency polarises opinion. For some experts, It is the asset for the new generation, the way forward but others point to its volatility and warn against getting carried away with bitcoin's meteoric rise.

  • Bitcoin falls 1.8% to $60,077.32 Mar 15, 2021 07:49 AM IST

    Bitcoin falls 1.8% to $60,077.32

    Bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, is down 2.8% from the year's high of $61,781.83 on March 13.

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