Hackers steal nearly €36m in Bitcoin from online exchange

The thieves used a ‘variety of techniques’, the company said.

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My experience with Bitcoin a year after €1,000 punt

A year ago, I wrote on my views of cryptocurrencies.

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Money really makes the world go round

Monetary inventions are nothing new, and despite warnings that the cryptocurrency revolution is a sham, millions worldwide remain excited by it, writes Robert J Shiller.

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UK to tighten rules on cryptocurrency

Britain’s financial watchdog has warned that companies offering services linked to cryptocurrency derivatives must meet all relevant rules in the regulator’s handbook or face sanctions.

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Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will ‘come to bad ending’ says Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett has predicted a “bad ending” for cryptocurrencies.

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US billionaire Warren Buffett warns Bitcoin is heading for ’bad ending’

US billionaire Warren Buffett has ruled out a foray into cryptocurrencies, warning that the Bitcoin boom will "come to a bad ending".

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Bitcoin takes a tumble as south Korea cracks down on cryptocurrency trading

Bitcoin prices took a tumble as investors were spooked by news that South Korean authorities were launching a fresh crackdown on cryptocurrency trading.

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Establishment slowly coming to terms with borderless currencies

Ledgers have had a new incarnation in the digital economy. Debits and credits have made way for algorithms, writes Eleanor Doyle.

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Just how safe is Bitcoin?

Leonard McAuliffe, director with PwC Cyber Practice, looks at Bitcoin's strengths and weaknesses.

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The bitcoin gamble: What does the future hold?

The surge in Bitcoin has seen values soar more than 16-fold this year alone to above $17,000. But what is it, where did it come from, how does it work and what does the future hold?

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