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Latest Articles in cryptocurrencies

Virtual Currency To Gain Currency?

In this issue of BW Businessworld, We have talked about cryptocurrencies and how the web spawned by them has given rise to dilemmas and legal and ethical questions

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One Virtual Currency To Rule Them All

Cryptocurrency, which is secured by blockchain, when issued by a central bank on the basis of its position, would have guarantee equivalent to hard currency in circulation today

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Indian Budget 2018 Almost Kills Cryptocurrency, Govt Terms It An Illegal Tender

After months of speculations over the fate of cryptocurrencies in India, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget 2018 speech explicitly reiterated that all crypto-currencies, which include Bitcoin, are illegal and the government will take measures to eliminate it

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Whoa, Bitcoin… Settle Down!

Back to reality. One of the basic features of a 'good' currency is its stability or 'solidity'

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Indian Authorities Weighing How To Regulate Cryptocurrencies: SEBI Chief

India currently has no regulation for cryptocurrencies, and like other global policymakers, it is seeking to understand how to supervise a market that many feel is a speculative bubble

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Bitcoin Futures Surge Past $18,000; Asian Shares Firm

Some market participants believe the fallout across other financial assets from a potential bursting of the bubble will be limited

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RBI Looking Into Cryptocurrencies, 'Not Comfortable' With Bitcoin

Bitcoin is a digital currency that enables individuals to transfer value to each other and pay for goods and services by-passing banks and the mainstream financial system

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RBI Not Comfortable With Non-fiat Cryptocurrencies: Sudarshan Sen

The fiat cryptocurrency is a digital currency which will be issued by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in place of the physical one at present, he said, adding that the central bank is studying this aspect at present

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Bitcoin: The Future Of Money

Cryptocurrencies are on the radar. But not as a monetary tool of exchange. Not just yet

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