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Thought bitcoin was the new safe-haven asset? Think again

The world's most valuable cryptocurrency is being sold off along with most other asset classes amid market turmoil.

Thought bitcoin was the new safe-haven asset? Think again

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Crypto burn: Traders stung by forced liquidations

Many investors in futures contracts for cryptocurrencies are stung by sudden drops in prices.

Crypto burn: Traders stung by forced liquidations

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Google, Apple among tech firms facing US probe of small deals

The FTC has been criticised for doing little to prevent tech giants from strengthening their dominance by buying rivals.

Google, Apple among tech firms facing US probe of small deals

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Crypto boss 'sees' bitcoin mining shift from China to Americas

Grayscale says 'real growing' effort is under way to move activity away from China, which dominates digital coin mining.

Crypto boss 'sees' bitcoin mining shift from China to Americas

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After breaking above $10,000, bitcoin euphoria fades

The world's most popular cryptocurrency has also struggled after having crossed the $10,000 threshold previously.

After breaking above $10,000, bitcoin euphoria fades

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After halving, bitcoin believers expect a rally in 2020

After block payment was cut in 2012, bitcoin prices surged 8,200 percent in a single year.

After halving, bitcoin believers expect a rally in 2020

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China's bitcoin miners have greater production power: research

Chinese miners control 66 percent of global bitcoin computer power.

China's bitcoin miners have greater production power: research

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Bitcoin plunges to six-month low

For the first time since April, bitcoin fell below its 200-day moving average without bouncing back.

Bitcoin plunges to six-month low

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China leaves bitcoin mining out of list of restricted activities

China is the world's largest market for computer hardware designed to mine bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

China leaves bitcoin mining out of list of restricted activities

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Could central bank digital currencies soon become a reality?

Some governments believe these units can fend off the cryptocurrency threat and may take root in key economies.

Could central bank digital currencies soon become a reality?

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Bitcoin boosters make case on social media after crypto crash

Dropping 20 percent this week alone, the digital currency's vociferous backers are saying a big rebound is up ahead.

Bitcoin boosters make case on social media after crypto crash

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Bitcoin's sharp decline: The cryptocurrency falls below $8,000

Bitcoin lost about 20 percent of its value since Friday.

Bitcoin's sharp decline: The cryptocurrency falls below $8,000

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Iran's government recognises cryptocurrency mining with caveat

Iran legalised cryptocurrency mining as an industry, but are the country's regulations too taxing for stakeholders?

Iran's government recognises cryptocurrency mining with caveat

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Editor’s Analysis

Could Facebook's digital currency dominate global finance?

The buck stops with Zuck: Libra, Facebook's digital currency, faces regulators wary of the social network's history.

Could Facebook's digital currency dominate global finance?

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Bitcoin drops $1800 in minutes

The volatility of cryptocurrency is on full display.

Bitcoin falls $1800 in minutes