bitcoin investment

bitcoin investment

‘Start-Up Nation’ is strangling the bitcoin revolution with regulations

The Bank of Israel did say that it would explore the creation of a digital shekel – but mainly with an eye toward capturing lost tax revenue.

By NICK SPANOS/AMIR WEITMANN
26/02/2018
Bitcoin

Report: American keeping cryptocurrency trading gains secret from IRS

The IRS considers cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin as property for federal tax purposes, meaning any profits or losses from the sale or exchange of the virtual coins should be reported.

By REUTERS
13/02/2018
 A coin representing the bitcoin cryptocurrency is seen on computer circuit boards in this illustrat

Bitcoin: boon or bubble?

These days, newspapers and websites are full of stories about cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies, and bitcoins. Confused? Here is a ‘guide for the perplexed.'

By SHLOMO MAITAL
20/01/2018
Bitcoin (virtual currency) coins placed on Dollar banknotes

Bitcoin slides 14 percent on crackdown fears, hits 4-week low

The latest tumble leaves bitcoin more than 40 percent down from the record highs of around $20,000 reached in mid-December.

By REUTERS
16/01/2018
Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway

Investment guru Buffett says he will never invest in cryptocurrencies

Buffett's comments come a day after JPMorgan & Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon said he regrets calling bitcoin a fraud.

By REUTERS
11/01/2018
Israel develops new 'bitcoin' currency (Illustrative)

Israel's central bank: Bitcoin is an asset, not a currency

There have been public complaints that Israeli banks were making it difficult for some customers to transfer money from their accounts to buy bitcoin.

By REUTERS
08/01/2018
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