Dec 21, 2018 12:59 PM IST
The company will reportedly first focus on the remittances market in India, where it has over 200 million users.
- Dec 20, 2018 11:05 AM IST
The total market capitalisation of cryptocurrencies is currently estimated at approximately $120 billion compared to over $800 billion at its peak in January.
- Nov 26, 2018 11:03 AM IST
Bitcoin turned 10 this year, but there’s not much to celebrate. Its valuation has tanked to new lows in 2018. It touched its 52-week low of $ 3,585 on November 25
- Nov 21, 2018 08:52 AM IST
The fall followed a sudden plunge last week that shook bitcoin out of a period of relative stability, where prices had hovered around the $6,500 mark for several months.
- Nov 20, 2018 02:26 PM IST
Other cryptocurrencies also fell sharply, with Ethereum's ether losing 10 percent and Ripple's XRP down 13 percent in a largely sentiment-driven slide.
- Nov 20, 2018 07:50 AM IST
As of 0250 GMT, the original cryptocurrency was down to $4,848, after breaching the landmark for the first time since October 12, 2017.
- Nov 19, 2018 09:50 AM IST
The India figure may be higher as the data collected by Dappros is mainly based on information from open sources such as LinkedIn. It does not account for developers whose social network profiles are not accessible.
- Nov 15, 2018 09:28 AM IST
Bitcoin's weakness spread to other cryptocurrencies, with ethereum, the second-largest, dropping to a two-month low.
- Nov 13, 2018 12:18 PM IST
In the last 10 years, we have seen several kinds of bitcoins being launched. Not surprisingly, it has divided the monetary economics community.
- Oct 30, 2018 07:25 PM IST
The firm said Combinator Continuity, Wellington Management, Andreessen Horowitz and Polychain invested in the latest round
- Oct 26, 2018 10:01 AM IST
In a bid to bypass RBI's April 6 diktat to banks on freezing the accounts of cryptocurrency exchanges, Unocoin had recently unveiled a bitcoin ATM in Bengaluru
- Oct 24, 2018 01:54 PM IST
The ATM kiosk was installed last week aiming to bypass the Reserve Bank of India ban on banks from dealing with cryptocurrency firms
- Oct 22, 2018 12:31 PM IST
Using the ATM, Unicoin users can deposit and withdraw cash in legal currency from their respective Unocoin account. The company said it will open more such kiosks in Mumbai and Delhi in a couple of weeks
- Oct 18, 2018 06:05 PM IST
In September, the Ahmedabad-based company tweeted that it was freezing exchange services, cancelling unexecuted orders, and crediting funds to customers’ wallets
- Oct 16, 2018 02:23 PM IST
Sakshi Batra gets in conversation with Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Executive Editor, Moneycontrol for all the update on government’s plan of action on cryptocurrencies.
- Oct 10, 2018 06:25 PM IST
The report, which looks at criminal activity and money laundering in the digital currency market, also showed a steadily growing number of smaller thefts in the $20-60 million range
- Oct 08, 2018 07:15 PM IST
In ICOs, companies issue cryptocurrency tokens to investors, in much the same way as they issue shares in an initial public offer of equity
- Sep 28, 2018 03:47 PM IST
In April, the RBI banned banks from providing financial services to any individual and/or business dealing in cryptocurrency
- Sep 27, 2018 05:04 PM IST
Novogratz said that the current slump is due to "institutions moving in".
- Sep 26, 2018 05:30 PM IST
Regulated crypto exchanges will be allowed to purchase adverts through Google’s platform in US and Japan from next month.
- Sep 25, 2018 08:54 PM IST
The body said that the token sales would instead be ‘restructured,’ indicating it would be open to future offerings
- Sep 20, 2018 08:50 AM IST
Japan's crypto exchanges have been under close regulatory scrutiny after the theft of $530 million in digital coins at Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck Inc.
- Sep 18, 2018 09:22 PM IST
The new product will allow banks and payment providers the ability to process cross-border transactions faster
- Sep 18, 2018 03:41 PM IST
Interestingly, despite nearly 70 percent drop in bitcoin’s value from its all-time high achieved in December, the hash rate of Bitcoin network has increased four-fold from December level
- Sep 12, 2018 10:05 PM IST
In a fresh spin, these chocolate currencies called Frankford Bitcoins are 1.42 ounces of milk chocolate wrapped in gold-coloured foil and manufactured by Frankford Candy