The Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund said it invested $25m in Bitcoin and Ether.
The cryptocurrency topped $66,000 for the first time ever as optimism about its acceptance by the mainstream grows.
In the latest milestone for the industry, an easy-to-trade fund tied to Bitcoin began trading on Tuesday.
US Securities and Exchange Commission is set to allow the first American bitcoin futures ETF to begin trading this week.
President Bukele downplays San Salvador protests against economic and judicial policies, including Bitcoin move.
US regulators set to allow the first US Bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund to start trading, sources tell Bloomberg.
China was the biggest miner of Bitcoin until authorities there effectively banned the practice.
The latest rally brings prices of the world’s largest cryptocurrency to their highest levels since early September.
Zimbabwe’s finance minister recently extolled the potential for decentralised finance to lower remittance costs.
Are Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin the modern-day equivalent of sneezing powder and whoopee cushions?
For firms that invested heavily in cryptocurrencies and mining gear, the options for cashing in may be limited.
Two of the largest crypto exchanges said they have stopped registering new users from mainland China on the back of ban.
China bans the trade of cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, as the US considers tighter rules.
China has declared all crypto-related transactions illicit, in toughest blow yet to the crypto industry.