Banks conspicuously absent in Facebook’s Libra grouping
Analysts share their thoughts on how Facebook’s new crypto-currency will impact the banking sector.
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.
New SA crypto exchange starts rand-Bitcoin trading
South Africa’s newest crypto-currency exchange VALR sees brisk business after rand-Bitcoin trading opens.
Michael Jordaan-backed crypto platform eyes global expansion
VALR today launches rand trading to allow users to buy and sell Bitcoin directly with the local currency.
Reserve Bank's crypto-currency proposals clear confusion
The central bank's proposal to introduce tighter controls on crypto-currencies provides legal certainty for those dealing in crypto assets, experts say.