LONDON PayPal Holdings Inc's decision to open its network to bitcoin and its rivals was hailed by virtual coin enthusiasts as a watershed moment for cryptocurrencies and their path towards becoming a widespread means of payment.
LONDON PayPal Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it will allow customers to hold bitcoin and other virtual coins in its online wallet and shop using cryptocurrencies at the 26 million merchants on its network. | Video
LONDON, Oct 21 Stocks fell and bonds staunched a
sell-off on Wednesday as investors looked for an agreement on a
U.S. coronavirus stimulus package, while the dollar fell to its
lowest in six weeks.
LONDON, Oct 21 Global stocks and bond yields
rose on Wednesday as Washington moved closer to agreeing a
coronavirus stimulus package, pinning the dollar at its lowest
for a month.
LONDON Central bank digital cash could see foreign currencies displace domestic money in national economies, with adoption of the tech also potentially boosting illicit capital flows without proper safeguards, the International Monetary Fund said on Monday.
LONDON Another former HSBC executive is heading to the Facebook-backed Libra cryptocurrency project, joining as chief financial officer of a unit tasked with managing the planned digital currency's payments system.
NEW YORK/LONDON, Oct 13 The U.S. dollar
rebounded from a three-week low on Tuesday while equity markets
in Europe and the United States eased, as investors took stock
of recent rallies before chasing further gains.
LONDON, Oct 13 European shares struggled on
Tuesday as worries over the coronavirus pandemic overshadowed
Chinese trade data that pointed to a buoyant recovery, while the
U.S. dollar edged away from a three-week low.
LONDON, Oct 13 European shares fell on Tuesday
as worries over the coronavirus pandemic overshadowed Chinese
trade data that pointed to a buoyant recovery, while the U.S.
dollar edged away from a three-week low.