Cryptocurrency

UK debit cards overtake cash for first time: Study

LONDON — Cash is no longer king in Britain — and has been usurped by debit cards, thanks to rapid…

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The bigger Cryptocurrencies get, the worse they perform – BIS

LONDON — Cryptocurrencies are not scalable and are more likely to suffer a breakdown in trust and efficiency the greater…

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Trump keeps his promises on trade

WASHINGTON — By inflicting tariffs on the steel and aluminum of his allies, and then on tens of billions of…

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Growing Islamic finance firms lobby Britain for tax relief

Firms involved in Islamic finance are lobbying the British government for tax reforms, arguing that the treatment of some sharia-compliant…

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Young entrepreneurs motivated by purpose, not just profit

LONDON — The new generation of global entrepreneurs is going into business motivated by purpose rather than just profit, according…

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Bitcoin at 2-month low after South Korean exchange hacked

A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange said hackers have stolen about one-third of the coins traded on its market, an announcement…

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Bayer closes Monsanto acquisition

DUBAI – Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto. Shares in the US company will no longer be traded on…

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Belgium’s KBC to limit Iran transactions after US sanctions move

Belgium’s KBC will limit Iran-related transactions to only humanitarian trade after the US decision to reimpose sanctions on Tehran, the…

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London police seize Bitcoin worth $667,000 from hacker

London police have seized half a million pounds ($667,000) worth of bitcoin from a prolific computer hacker in a case…

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Apple’s new phone software speeds up older devices

Apple unveiled the latest version of its operating system for the iPhone and iPad, iOS 12, saying it would make…

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