Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency bitcoin marks 10 years

October 31, 2008 marked the birth of bitcoin. Ten years on, the world's first cryptocurrency is at the forefront of a complex financial system viewed warily by markets and investors.

April 11, 2022
April 11, 2022

Should Bangladesh be sleeping on crypto?

If Bitcoin is indeed a commodity, why does the Bangladesh Bank have overlying regulations on how it can be managed?

October 29, 2018
October 29, 2018

Cryptocurrency bitcoin marks 10 years

October 31, 2008 marked the birth of bitcoin. Ten years on, the world's first cryptocurrency is at the forefront of a complex financial system viewed warily by markets and investors.

July 10, 2018
July 10, 2018

Legality of bitcoin in Bangladesh

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency invented in 2009 by a software developer allegedly named Satoshi Nakamoto with a goal to create “a new electronic cash system” that was “completely decentralised with no...

February 18, 2018
February 18, 2018

Cryptocurrency: Should you jump on the bandwagon?

Cryptocurrency was first introduced to the masses as a form of digital money; emphasising on the point that the future is cash-free.

February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018

Central banker takes stab at bitcoin 'bubble'

The head of the Bank of International Settlements, the central bank for central banks, on Tuesday lambasted bitcoin as a speculative

February 4, 2018
February 4, 2018

Bitcoin skids amid broad cryptocurrency sell-off

Cryptocurrencies plunged on Friday, with bitcoin at one point sliding below $8,000 and headed for its biggest weekly loss since

January 30, 2018
January 30, 2018

Bitcoin and the future of cryptocurrency

Bitcoin is a trending topic today due to the surge in its value in comparison to traditional currencies. The peak value

January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018

Deconstructing bitcoins: Future of money or a fraud?

Bitcoin’s popularity in Asia has had a positive influence on other alternative cryptocurrencies such as ethereum and litecoin. Clearly there is a great demand for such digital money, even though...

May 2, 2016
May 2, 2016

Bitcoin creator reveals identity

Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright publicly identifies himself as Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. His admission follows years of speculation about who came up with the original ideas underlying...

August 2, 2015
August 2, 2015

MtGox bitcoin chief arrested in Japan

Japanese police arrest CEO of the failed company MtGox, which was once the world's biggest exchange of the virtual currency, bitcoin.