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.
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.