Bitcoin fell for a fifth day, the longest losing streak in more than a year, after one of China’s largest online exchanges said it would stop handling trades by the end of the month amid a...
J. Robert Collins Jr. spent most of the past 25 years trading commodities. He nearly went broke a decade ago in one of the biggest energy hedge-fund meltdowns, before raiding his retirement savings to make some of it back. Now Mr. Collins,...
A lot has changed since 2011, when Erik Finman invested a cash gift from his grandmother into bitcoin. Six years later, bitcoin's value is up exponentially, and Finman, now 18, is a millionaire. But one thing that hasn't changed is Finman's enthusiasm for the cryptocurrency. "Whenever...
One of the biggest names in Silicon Valley is placing a moonshot bet on bitcoin. Founders Fund, the venture-capital firm co-founded by Peter Thiel, has amassed hundreds of millions of dollars of the volatile cryptocurrency, people familiar with the matter said. The bet...
A US government institute has claimed Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is the “original” Bitcoin while Bitcoin itself (BTC) is a “fork” in a surprising official research into cryptocurrency.In a document titled “Blockchain Technology Overview” from the National Institute of Standards and Technology under the US Department of Commerce, authors...
Back in the spring, Roy Sebag’s precious metals investment firm Goldmoney Inc. dumped millions of dollars in bitcoins, calling the digital money a bubble. Now he wants to sell you cryptocurrency trading and storage services.Sebag, who had...
Terry Duffy, executive chairman and president CME Group, takes part in a panel discussion titled "Global Markets in Uncertain Times" at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly HillsThomson Reuters CME Group, a leading marketplace for derivatives...
How did you get into bitcoin and blockchain technology? Rhian Lewis: I started trading cryptocurrencies in 2013. I found it difficult to track my balances – as we all know, cryptos are amazingly volatile – so because I’m a software engineer by trade, I coded a portfolio tracker to...
NEW YORK, Oct 12 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon got the market's attention by calling bitcoin a "fraud" last month, but he declined to discuss the topic on Thursday as his finance chief dialed back some of his earlier comments. ...
Dr. Wei Tzuoh Chen is putting his 9,000-square-foot beachfront Malibu home on the market for $45 million. It's a stunning masterpiece, designed by architect Ed Niles, unlike any other house on the ultra-luxurious strip of California beach. Angles jut out in every direction, most of the walls are windows,...