Mar 30, 2021 03:25 PM IST
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.
- Mar 29, 2021 02:45 PM IST
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.
- Mar 27, 2021 02:36 PM IST
Vignesh Sundaresan and Anand Venkateswaran said they are still coming to terms with their landmark purchase.
- Mar 26, 2021 12:03 PM IST
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.
- Mar 26, 2021 11:20 AM IST
Banks’ digital currencies could displace the rationale for private sector projects
- Mar 26, 2021 09:06 AM IST
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
- Mar 26, 2021 08:56 AM IST
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs said companies will be required to use an accounting software that records the audit trail.
- Mar 25, 2021 06:54 PM IST
The company is looking at establishing base in Hyderabad, where it will set up IT services, including engineering, software development and customer support operations.
- Mar 24, 2021 07:42 PM IST
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."
- Mar 24, 2021 04:24 PM IST
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.
- Mar 24, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Musk had earlier tweeted that Tesla had bought $1.5 billion worth of bitcoin.
- Mar 23, 2021 09:17 AM IST
A new trend has been observed where investors are now comparing gold investment with digital gold (cryptocurrency) resulting in money being diverted to cryptos
- Mar 22, 2021 11:02 PM IST
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.
- Mar 22, 2021 10:57 PM IST
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.
- Mar 22, 2021 09:24 AM IST
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.
- Mar 19, 2021 01:34 PM IST
Large US corporations have been paying more attention to Bitcoin, after a surge in its price.
- Mar 18, 2021 11:32 AM IST
The bubble-mania around ‘non-fungible tokens’ will eventually burst
- Mar 17, 2021 07:39 PM IST
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.
- Mar 17, 2021 04:10 PM IST
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.
- Mar 17, 2021 11:10 AM IST
Visa announced a partnership with First Boulevard, a digitally native neobank focused on building generational wealth for the Black community.
- Mar 16, 2021 04:36 PM IST
Everything that you need to know about the fund that holds more Bitcoins than any other financial institution in the world.
- Mar 15, 2021 03:41 PM IST
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.
- Mar 15, 2021 12:01 PM IST
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.
- Mar 15, 2021 09:25 AM IST
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.
- Mar 15, 2021 07:49 AM IST
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.