Nedbank may follow FNB in closing crypto-currency accounts
The big four bank says it is in the process of assessing its position in respect of virtual currency dealers or traders.
Disappointment as FNB locks out crypto-currency accounts
Local exchanges react to the bank’s decision to close crypto-currency-linked accounts due to the risks the digital currencies present.
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.
Uptick in South African women chasing crypto-currency
Most South African exchanges say more women are now dabbling in crypto than in previous years.
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.
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.
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.
SA start-ups make waves with blockchain innovations
There are numerous start-ups in the country looking at a wide range of blockchain-based fintech solutions.