© Reuters. FILE PHOTO – Pedestrians walk past an electronic board showing the graphs of the recent fluctuations of the Japanese yen’s exchange rate against the U.S. dollar outside a brokerage in Tokyo By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose across the board on Friday, buoyed by gainsRead More →

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 →