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Jan 17, 2018
Bitcoin crashes below $12,000: Other cryptocoins too slump fearing crackdownLast week saw prices sag after the South Korean government said it was planning to ban cryptocurrency exchanges -- though it later backtracked
Nov 27, 2017
Bitcoins, cryptocurrencies: New age money threaten control of banking system, money supplyThe global cryptocurrency market is worth $245 billion which is tiny compared to the trillion dollar plus balance sheets of the Bank of Japan, the US Federal Reserve or the ECB.
Oct 27, 2017
Damage caused by Abdul Karim Telgi: Fake stamp paper scammer bled state exchequer of Rs 30,000 croreOnly a few scams created such strong ripples in India as stamp paper racket did after its kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi was sentenced to 30 years imprisonment
Sep 19, 2017
Switzerland shutdown fake cryptocurrency provider in the latest crackdown on e-coinThe move by the FINMA watchdog comes on the heels of Chinese authorities’ ordering Beijing-based cryptocurrency exchanges to stop trading.
May 23, 2017
Ukrainian hacker involved in insider trading gets prison sentenceA Ukrainian computer hacker who was involved in a global scheme of insider trading which led to $100 million of legal profit has been sentenced to prison.
Feb 23, 2017
Demonetisation strains: IMF sees India's GDP slowing to 6.6% in FY17, bouncing back to 7.2% in FY18Post-8 November, cash shortages and payment disruptions caused by the currency exchange initiative have undermined consumption and business activity, posing a new challenge to sustaining the growth momentum, the IMF said in its annual country report on India.
Dec 07, 2016
Sensex may not scale record highs next year as PM Modi's note ban could crimp economy, say analystsIn November alone, foreign investors sold nearly $3 billion worth of Indian stocks
Nov 09, 2016
Chinese cyber security law may make it difficult to manage risks, says Asia financial bodyThe chief of one of Asia's most prominent financial trade bodies on Tuesday said new cyber security rules in China could make it harder for foreign companies operating in the country to manage risk as cyber threats become increasingly cross-border.
Aug 03, 2016
The R3 blockchain consortium's latest member is Thomson ReutersThomson Reuters has joined a consortium of the world's biggest financial institutions that is working on how to use blockchain technology in global financial markets, the company said on Tuesday.
Jun 28, 2016
No indication of financial crisis from Brexit, says US Treasury SecyFollowing a decision to exit the EU, Britain would need to negotiate the terms of its withdrawal and a new relationship with the EU.