Five investing rules to create long-term success
What most people don’t understand about investing is compound interest, the 'eighth wonder of the world', says Revix.
Fintech 6DOT50 accepts XRP crypto payments
The start-up says XRP crypto holders may now use their XRP value to buy digital rands and spend it on thousands of online retailers.
Financial institutions hold the key to unlock crypto adoption
A Visa study finds that most consumers believe it will be necessary for financial institutions to embrace crypto-currency, amid rising interest.
University of the People intros NFT diplomas, crypto payments
As digital currency becomes mainstream, the global online university introduces a crypto-currency-based payment method and non-fungible token diplomas.
Invictus non-fungible token lab showcases African art
The digital asset company unveils a non-fungible token marketplace for the Out of Africa Collection, which includes over 100 NFTs built on the Ethereum blockchain.
Many crypto firsts achieved in 2021, say SA-based exchanges
Among the highlights for 2021, the exchanges say this year, cryptos became a multi-trillion-dollar asset as institutional investors increasingly embraced them.
Chinese govt declares crypto illegal
The sheer size of China's economy meant the hard ruling had several unexpected consequences, almost all of which are favourable for everyone but the national government of China.
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.
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.
Decentralised finance crimes define crypto hacks in 2021
By July, decentralised finance-related hacks totalled $361 million, already making up three-quarters of the total hack volume this year, says CipherTrace.
Hacker returns $260m of Poly Network’s stolen coins
In a turn of events, after stealing over $600 million in crypto-currency yesterday, the hacker has started returning the funds.