The price of virtual currencies like Bitcoin is surging to $500m, a major milestone for the virtual currency.The cryptocurrency surged more than 50 per cent in value in a week, climbing to $5,000 in early Thursday morning trade.Bitcoin’s value has soared more than 200 per cent since the start of the year, when its value […]
The world is waiting for the next big thing, and the Bitcoin has been one of the best performing cryptocurrencies.And now, it’s being pushed into the mainstream.What makes Bitcoin special?Why is it so popular?Are there any other cryptocurrencies?Tune in to the first episode of the podcast to find out.
The idea behind the Premier Leagues virtual currency is to provide a way to buy and sell virtual items on the internet and on the platforms where football matches are played.But how does it work?And why should we care?For one thing, the Premier league will allow fans to pay for games in real money, and […]
Singapore’s first virtual currency startup will make $200 million in revenue this year, according to a report.Singapore-based Digital Currency Group said on Thursday that its revenues in its virtual currency market will reach $200m this year.Digital Currency Group (DCG) said that it expects to make around $300m in revenue from its digital currency business this […]
The following article originally appeared on Bloomberg.com.Bloomberg:Virtual currencies are among the hot topics in global financial markets and, as a result, investors have been buying and selling virtual currencies like bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin to gain an edge in the volatile market.Some analysts believe virtual currencies could be a more sustainable investment option than stocks, […]
In the past few months, Canadians have been using virtual currencies to buy and sell goods and services online.They have also been using them to invest in real-world investments.Now, a new bitcoin exchange is launching in Canada.The company, called Ebit, is based in Toronto and has raised more than $100 million from a number of […]