Feb 09, 2021 04:54 PM IST
Replying to a question in the Upper House, Anurag Thakur said regulatory bodies like RBI and SEBI do not have any legal framework to directly regulate crypto currencies as they are not currencies, assets, securities or commodities issued by identifiable users.
- Feb 09, 2021 09:49 AM IST
This year's Traders Carnival will also focus on the hottest trend in trading: Cryptocurrency. The asset class which had outsmarted every other asset class in 2020 has got most of us excited.
- Feb 09, 2021 08:00 AM IST
Experts said they would not be surprised by a closer look from regulators given Musk's bumpy past with watchdogs.
- Feb 08, 2021 07:34 PM IST
The cryptocurrency is up around 50 percent since the start of the year.
- Feb 06, 2021 07:20 AM IST
The fraudster had been sentenced to more than two years in jail for covertly installing software on other computers to harness their power to "mine" or produce bitcoin.
- Feb 01, 2021 02:24 PM IST
The comments come after the Tesla Inc CEO’s use of a “#bitcoin” tag on his Twitter profile page led to a 14 percent jump in the cryptocurrency on Friday.
- Jan 30, 2021 05:28 PM IST
The RBI had in April 2018 ordered financial institutions to break off all ties with individuals or businesses dealing in virtual currency such as bitcoin with.
- Jan 30, 2021 11:30 AM IST
Ray Dalio also called Bitcoin 'one hell of an innovation' and said if the US government were to look into bitcoin, privacy will be hit.
- Jan 29, 2021 07:54 PM IST
'Due to extraordinary market conditions, we've temporarily turned off Instant buying power for crypto. Customers can still use settled funds to buy crypto. We'll keep monitoring market conditions and communicating with our customers,' a Robinhood spokeswoman said on Friday.
- Jan 27, 2021 04:12 PM IST
This tender is neither banned in India, nor is it legalised – making it hang somewhere in the grey zone.
- Jan 27, 2021 10:18 AM IST
The Bitcoin is back. People world over have been wanting a piece of Bitcoin. Moneycontrol’s special two-part series explains how it works and why Central Banks are worried about it
- Jan 26, 2021 01:24 PM IST
Missed the latest Bitcoin rally? A look at the data suggests that regret is misplaced
- Jan 22, 2021 08:55 AM IST
The company BuyUCoin on the other hand has denied the breach and said it had conducted “routine testing with dummy data” in mid-2020.
- Jan 20, 2021 10:20 AM IST
With Bitcoin soaring above the $37,000 level last week, many first time buyers are driven towards crypto-currency. We ask experts on what this euphoria means and if crypto can be regarded as the gold for asset allocation in the long term.
- Jan 18, 2021 04:30 PM IST
The premier cryptocurrency has surged over 22 percent so far in 2020 but has fallen over 14 percent in the last seven days.
- Jan 18, 2021 12:43 PM IST
The Wales-based IT worker has offered Newport city council over $70 million if they allow him to excavate the landfill site he claims could have the digital treasure, which is worth $270 million.
- Jan 17, 2021 08:32 PM IST
Although deep-pocketed investors have recently become enthusiasts, crypto was in its early days the preserve of geeky amateur investors.
- Jan 16, 2021 08:40 AM IST
The accused hacked into three bitcoin exchanges and ten poker websites by using three types of malware.
- Jan 14, 2021 11:45 AM IST
Bitcoin has jumped over five-fold since the start of 2020, prompting investment banks to predict more future gains.
- Jan 14, 2021 07:16 AM IST
Of the existing 18.5 million Bitcoin, around 20 percent — currently worth around $140 billion — appear to be in lost or otherwise stranded wallets, according to Chainalysis.
- Jan 13, 2021 12:20 PM IST
Bitcoin, the most actively-traded cryptocurrency, has endured its worst bout of tumult since the global market ructions in March
- Jan 12, 2021 01:45 PM IST
Increased retail participation on the back of an influx of institutional money, a weaker dollar and expensive valuations of equities helped the cryptocurrency market surpass the $1-trillion mark for the first time last week.
- Jan 08, 2021 07:32 PM IST
Some market participants had warned of a correction after the $40,000 milestone was reached, but bitcoin was poised to register it's 11th session of gains out of the last 12.
- Jan 07, 2021 08:14 PM IST
In the early hours of Thursday, the digital coin hit an all time high of $38,169 by rising 6 percent and quadrupled in the past year. The digital currency was trading above $35,000 for the first time in Asia on Wednesday, rising to a high of $35,879.
- Jan 06, 2021 12:55 PM IST
Cryptocurrencies have made a comeback and high-risk takers are allocating money to them.