Is ASEAN ready for physical cryptocurrencies?

We often associate cryptocurrencies with the realm of the intangible, existing in the perplexing world of coding and data. This thought process will now be a thing of the past as physical bitcoin notes have been launched in Singapore.

11 May 2018

Has the cryptocurrency bubble burst?

Bitcoin started the week badly, as prices for the popular cryptocurrency fell 7% to dip below US$8,000. The sudden sell-off follows from Twitter’s decision to ban advertising for cryptocurrencies.

27 March 2018

Do cryptocurrencies have a future in Southeast Asia?

Ever since bitcoin reached a peak of almost US$20,000 at the end of last year, cryptocurrencies have been dominating the headlines - from news of governments trying to figure out and regulate them to hackers attempting to hack into coin exchanges.

3 February 2018

An expert's guide to navigating the world of Bitcoin

Elaine Ou, a blockchain engineer and Bloomberg View columnist, answered questions about cryptocurrencies from Bloomberg Terminal customers in a TOPLive chat on Tuesday with Julie Verhage, who covers markets for Bloomberg News.

11 December 2017