Economy

Economy

The volatility of the price of Bitcoin has been making news since its inception. Read the latest news about the highs and lows of the Bitcoin economy with CoinJournal.net

The Leftover Bits 30/4/15: Ulbricht Defense Gets Some Time, Circle Wants...

The Leftover Bits is the web's best source for daily bitcoin news. Ulbricht Sentencing Delayed In a rare but small win for the Ross Ulbricht defense,...

Blockchain Consortium Agentic Group Introduces New UK Office

Agentic Group, a blockchain consortium headquartered in New York City, has expanded into the UK, introducing yesterday its London office. Agentic UK is the...

Jim Rickards on Central Bankers’ Incentives to Demonize Bitcoin and Gold

Jim Rickards, the New York Times bestselling author of Currency Wars, The End of Money, and The New Case for Gold, was recently interviewed...

The Leftover Bits 14/5/15: Tip Musicians, SEC Charges Ex Circle Exec,...

The Leftover Bits is the web's most digestible daily bitcoin news column. ChangeTip Adds SoundCloud to Supported Platforms ChangeTip clearly has more reach than any other...

WEF’s Annual Meeting of The Champions Puts Blockchain Tech At the...

Blockchain technology "will revolutionize banking and financial services as we know it," Pierre Gramegna, Minister of Finance of Luxembourg, told the audience during a...

Singapore’s BitX Joins FCA Fintech Sandbox; Sets Sights On European Market

BitX, a bitcoin startup headquartered in Singapore that offers consumer wallets, exchanges services and APIs to businesses, has been accepted into the UK's Financial...

Accenture: Fintech Investment in APAC Will Quadruple in 2015

Fintech investment in APAC has skyrocketed this year. Nearly US$3.5 billion has been invested so far; almost three times more than in 2014, according...

Bitcoin Stands Strong Amidst Global Political and Economic Uncertainty

When some of us consider Bitcoin, we think of resilience. Let’s be honest - much has transpired in our world since Bitcoin was first...

3 Teams Receive Funding from $1.2 Million Bitcoin Development Grant, More...

Late last year, a letter was posted on BitcoinDevelopmentGrant.com that announced a $1.2 million grant fund for those working on Bitcoin protocol development. Attached...

R3, Digital Asset, JP Morgan, IBM Join Linux Foundation Blockchain Initiative

Yesterday, the Linux Foundation welcomed its latest collaborative initiative the Hyperledger project, an association of some of the world's largest tech firms and financial...