Eight Countries That Don’t Tax Your Bitcoin Gains

2020-05-25

As world governments push through legislation to levy taxes on capital gains from bitcoin (BTC) transactions, seeking to earn more from an asset class that frowns on regulatory oversight, there are still a few countries that remain pro-crypto, allowing investors to buy, sell or hold digital assets at zero taxes.Read More →

Can Cryptocurrency Be Hacked?

2020-05-20

Security is always a concern when it comes to money or anything that has a value. From this point of view, the bitcoin market is similar to the usual financial system. The more popular cryptocurrencies get, the more the security concerns arise as a lot is at stake. The bigRead More →

Bitcoin cracks $8,000, now up 120% year-to-date

2019-05-14

Bitcoin prices continued to march higher on Tuesday, trading through $8,000 for the first time in more than nine months. The price of a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +4.22%  hit an intraday day high around $8,300 and in most recent trade the cryptocurrency was trading at $8,058.90, up 2.5%. The best-knownRead More →

Bitcoin trades higher, on track for 4-day win streak

2019-03-08

Bitcoin traded higher on Friday, looking to register its fourth-consecutive winning session, which would be just the second such streak of 2019. In Friday trade, a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.70% changed hands at $3,890.20, up 0.5% since Thursday’s level at 5 p.m. Eastern time of the Kraken exchange. The cryptocurrencyRead More →

Bitcoin extends gains, homes in on $4,000

2019-03-06

Bitcoin prices moved higher on Wednesday, extending gains from the previous session, moving the digital currency toward $3,900 and nearing $4,000 — a level viewed by technical analysts as a point of resistance. In Wednesday morning trade, one bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.02%  was fetching $3,846.30, up 0.3% since Tuesday at 5Read More →

Bitcoin on track for its best week in two months

2019-02-22

Bitcoin prices rose Friday afternoon, clawing back losses from the previous session and putting the cryptocurrency on track for its best week in two months. Most recently, a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.12%  was fetching $3,944.10, up 1.2% since Thursday’s level at 5 p.m. Eastern time on the Kraken exchange. TheRead More →

Bitcoin prices steady but can’t breach $3,500 mark

2019-02-05

Bitcoin prices were mostly unchanged on Tuesday, stuck in a tight trading range below $3,500. In afternoon trading, a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.21%  was fetching $3,453.77, up 0.2% since Monday’s level at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken crypto exchange. The cryptocurrency has spent the past 48 hours tradingRead More →

Bitcoin holds firm after VanEck and SolidX pull ETF proposal

2019-01-24

Bitcoin prices were holding firm on Thursday, despite the withdrawal of a widely followed bitcoin-backed exchange-traded fund proposal. On Thursday, bitcoin, BTCUSD, +0.13%  the world’s largest digital currency, was changing hands at $3,583.06, up 0.5% since Wednesday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken exchange. The ETF proposal byRead More →