The next wave of crypto adoption in the region is likely to come from citizens in unstable autocracies or those facing crushing inflation in countries like Iran and Lebanon.
Zip is targeting customers of its soon to be biggest markets in the U.S. and Australia, marking a big step for such services offering crypto.
The bank is monitoring cryptocurrency activity and placing extra safeguards on certain activities.
Gladstein of the Human Rights Foundation says Bitcoin can support the cause of freedom around the world. Here's how to get involved.
Zac Prince said the average balance of a retail client has climbed from $10,000 to $50,000 in the last year.
A supermajority of the El Salvadoran legislature voted to adopt bitcoin as legal tender early Wednesday morning.
The government would also create a trust that would enable the “instantaneous convertibility of bitcoin to dollars,” the bill said.
As per confidentiality agreements, the buyer and the type of cryptocurrency used to make the purchase have not been revealed.
RBI's circular comes as Indian banks warn customers against using their services for crypto trading.
Crypto’s weak fundamentals mean investors should be prepared for more price swings, Luis de Guindos said.
The department has seized around 25 billion won ($22 million) in digital assets from 676 of the alleged tax evaders.
The measure, to go into effect April 30, comes as the use of crypto had risen due to a plunge in the price of the lira.