• Bitcoin just set yet another record high

    Bitcoin just set yet another record high

    businessinsider.de 12 Dec '17, 7pm

    Bitcoin reached another record high of $17,580.77 per coin on Tuesday. The gains were fueled in part by the launch of bitcoin futures trading on Sunday . The cryptocurrency has exploded in popularity, with a major proportion of its gains coming in the last three months. Even lesser-kn...

  • Litecoin is surging after Bitcoin futures launch with smashing success

    Litecoin is surging after Bitcoin futures launch

    businessinsider.de 11 Dec '17, 8pm

    A bitcoin-mining supercomputer Marko Ahtisaari/Flickr Litecoin , the fifth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, has gained more than 25% in value over the last 24 hours, reaching an intra-day high of $195.66 per coin. The gains come the day after Cboe Global Markets, a a Chicago-base...

  • The Winklevoss twins think bitcoin could 'go up another 20 times' and trounce gold

    Bitcoin: Winklevoss twins say could go up 20 times, trounce gold

    businessinsider.de 11 Dec '17, 7pm

    Brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss talk to each other as they attend New York State Department of Financial Services virtual currency hearing in Manhattan borough of New York Thomson Reuters The Winklevoss twins think bitcoin could appreciate 20 times and trounce gold. Others say t...

  • Everything you need to know about bitcoin futures

    businessinsider.de 10 Dec '17, 12pm

    Retail investors can buy futures contract through their broker. But only a few firms are seriously thinking about unleashing bitcoin futures just yet. TD Ameritrade, one of the largest online brokers, is taking a "wait and see" approach and won't provide the product for clients until ...

  • Bitcoin futures launch sends bitcoin up $1,000

    Bitcoin soars after bitcoin futures launch

    businessinsider.de 10 Dec '17, 11pm

    Traders in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) fill orders March 3, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson/Getty Bitcoin futures went live on Cboe Global Markets, the Chicago-exchange group, Sunday night. Both futures and spot...

  • Bitcoin price will reach $150,000 in 2021, predicts Marc van der Chijs

    businessinsider.de 08 Dec '17, 10pm

    Marc van der Chijs. Flickr/Marc van der Chijs Marc van der Chijs is a Dutch millionaire and crypto entrepreneur who originally made his fortune by founding a video company Alibaba bought for $4 billion. Van der Chijs is fascinated by, and knowledgeable about, bitcoin. He has been invi...

  • Singapore Airlines changed a US flight route because of North Korean missile launches

    Singapore Airlines changed flight due to North Korea missile launches

    businessinsider.de 06 Dec '17, 5pm

    Changes to the route between Seoul and Los Angeles have been in place since July. Flickr / Aero Icarus Singapore Airlines has changed its flight route between the South Korean capital of Seoul and Los Angeles because of North Korean missile tests. The changes have been in place since ...

  • Craigslist adds box for sellers to show they accept cryptocurrencies

    businessinsider.de 08 Dec '17, 7pm

    Craigslist just added a new button where sellers can indicate that they'll take cryptocurrencies as payment. The notoriously minimalist site won't process the payments. Buyers and sellers still have to exchange payment for goods at the point of sale. Cryptocurrencies are widely believ...