Crypto-currency firm urges patience

Amid stories of doom and gloom regarding Bitcoin's falling price, Luno says investing in digital currencies takes patience.

Nov 2, 2018

SA's crypto-currency appetite surpasses Europe's

A new report shows emerging markets have higher levels of crypto-currency familiarity and ownership than their European counterparts.

Oct 30, 2018

Paxful reports massive crypto gains in SA, Africa

For Africa as a whole, the US-based crypto-currency marketplace has seen a 225% increase in users in the last 12 months.

Sep 18, 2018

Bitcoin wallet Luno opens Johannesburg office

The Naspers-backed company establishes a Johannesburg office and engineering hub, as it looks to expand further into Africa.

Aug 16, 2018

Dissecting Bitcoin's latest price drop

Experts expose the various factors that contributed to the latest drop suffered by the world's most popular digital currency.

Aug 14, 2018

Naspers-backed Luno scores 2m wallets

The Bitcoin company now has two million customers (wallets) spanning 40 countries.

Jul 16, 2018

Altcoin galore on SA's crypto-currency exchanges

More and more crypto exchanges open shop in SA, looking to cash in on the popularity of crypto-currencies.

May 24, 2018

US crypto-currency marketplace sees big gap in Africa

Paxful, a peer-to-peer marketplace for crypto-currencies, is looking to expand its business on the African continent.

May 16, 2018

Bitcoin forks cause headaches for Luno

Luno customers allege the company is keeping its users' Bitcoin Gold from the hard fork that happened at the end of last year.

Feb 14, 2018

Bring on regulation, say SA fintech players

Fintech is an enabler, not a threat, to make financial services more relevant to a changing society, says an insider.

Sep 19, 2017

Bitcoin firm Luno eyes European expansion, raises R120m

The company, with offices in offices in London, Singapore and Cape Town, wants to spread wings to 35 new markets.

Sep 19, 2017

What Pick n Pay learnt from Bitcoin pilot

The retailer doesn't expect cryptocurrencies to unlock any significant new business in the near term.

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