Oct 7, 2019

Facebook’s Libra too hot to handle as pals ‘unfriend’ project

The crypto-currency suffers a major setback after a key partner pulls out, with others reconsidering their positions.

Oct 2, 2019

Bitcoin trading volume in SA driven by R100K trades

The majority of daily trading volume on SA’s biggest exchanges is made up of trades above 0.5 Bitcoin, says Coindirect.

Sep 11, 2019

Luno sees uptick in customers

The crypto exchange platform sees growing adoption of crypto-currencies, now counting three million customers across 40 countries.

Aug 13, 2019

Uptick in South African women chasing crypto-currency

Most South African exchanges say more women are now dabbling in crypto than in previous years.

Jul 19, 2019

Industry challenges scrutiny of Facebook’s Libra, cryptos

The high-level attacks on Facebook’s Libra show there are a lot of misconceptions about digital currencies, say industry players.

Jul 8, 2019

Luno accused of 'hijacking' users’ funds

The Naspers-owned company draws the ire of investors for locking their accounts for prolonged periods of time.

Jun 24, 2019

Local crypto players bullish after Bitcoin hits $11K

Crypto-currency insiders believe the latest Bitcoin rally will gather momentum, even smashing the $20 000 high of 2017.

Jun 19, 2019

Trust issues dominate crypto-currency concerns in SA

A new Kaspersky report looks into the state of consumers' attitudes towards crypto-currencies.

Jun 13, 2019

Stablecoins can eliminate crypto-currency volatility

A rand-backed stablecoin may open an avenue of innovation in the South African payments industry, say industry players.

May 31, 2019

Vinny Lingham-backed crypto exchange gets war chest

Ovex receives funding from Invictus Capital to break the monopoly created by Naspers-backed Luno.

Mar 4, 2019

Naspers-backed Luno makes Italian forays

The crypto-currency platform with strong South African roots expands to the Italian market.

Jan 25, 2019

Luno foresees positive 2019 for Bitcoin

There will be increased adoption of the digital currency and the technology behind it will scale faster this year, says Luno.

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