Luno sees accelerated growth as customers reach 9m
The home-grown crypto-currency exchange has a total of nine million clients in over 40 countries, buoyed by the South African market.
Payment revolution to boost economies and financial inclusion
The digital payment revolution is well underway and is set to drive financial inclusion, a webinar heard.
South Africans bullish on Bitcoin resurgence
Surveyed South Africans are optimistic about Bitcoin’s future, with some expecting the price to rise as high as $100 000 over the next few months.
Authorities will eventually formalise crypto-currencies
As financial authorities and governments around the world start to see the inevitability of crypto-currency, could SA still become a hub of crypto-currency innovation?
Partnerships, crypto bridges and fintech innovation change the payment landscape
Webinar to highlight the innovations changing payments.
No Doge-ing the tax bill on crypto-currency transactions
SARS is tightening tax collection on crypto-currency transactions, which makes it important to distinguish between events that will trigger income tax rates or CGT rates.
Cape Crypto debuts Bitcoin trading mobile app
After completing its six-month soft launch phase, the new home-grown crypto player introduces a mobile app to enable users to buy and sell Bitcoin.
Tesla willing to accept Bitcoin if miners utilise clean energy
Pretoria-born billionaire Elon Musk says Tesla will resume accepting payments using the digital currency when crypto-currency mining uses more clean energy.
Taxman SARS pursues crypto dealers at SA exchanges
AltCoinTrader, Luno, and VALR confirm that they have received requests for transactional information in relation to a small number of customers.
SA crypto exchanges ride on Ethereum’s all-time highs
Luno, AltCoinTrader and VALR report a massive surge in volumes and interest in the world’s second most popular digital currency.
Positive vibes in SA crypto space as Coinbase makes Nasdaq debut
Local crypto players are excited about the landmark listing of the US’s biggest exchange and believe the move will spur regulation of the burgeoning industry.