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Traders are piling into bitcoin as a haven against volatile markets. This researcher warns they could get burned.

Bitcoin is vulnerable to volatility expectations, short-term interest rates, and other risks to conventional investments, a new study finds.

Bitcoin is dropping fast as speculators cash out after its recent spike

Bitcoin is down more than 8% as speculators take profits following the cryptocurrency's sharp rise this month.

Here are 5 theories for the Bitcoin price spike

Bitcoin spiked to $7,500 on Sunday. The trade war, institutional interest, an exodus from altcoins, Bitfinex, and Binance could all be responsible.
Mark Zuckerberg's had a rocky 2018.

Facebook is working on a secret plan — code-named ‘Project Libra’ — to build a cryptocurrency network

The social network reportedly plans to launch a digital coin that users can spend on and off its platform.
A single anonymous options trader could win big, or lose half a million dollars.

Bitcoin plunged after a major crypto exchange was accused of using client money to hide $850 million of missing cash

Bitfinex drained $700 million from Tether's reserves to hide the fact it lost access to $850 million, says a lawsuit by the New York Attorney General.

Warren Buffett made 12 predictions about bitcoin, table tennis, and his death — here’s how they turned out

Warren Buffett made 12 predictions about cryptocurrency, table tennis, and even his own death.
Rakuten sponsors Barcelona soccer team

The ‘Amazon of Japan’ is up 10% ahead of Pinterest’s IPO

Rakuten, an investor in Pinterest, saw its stock rise 10% ahead of the online scrapbooking site's public debut.

Bitcoin is down after China signals it wants to ban bitcoin mining

The price of bitcoin fell 2% after China's state planner added bitcoin mining to a draft list of industrial activities it wants to ban.
Cracking the Quadriga case has been near impossible.

Experts finally tracked down the digital wallets of the crypto CEO who died with sole access to millions. They say the money’s gone

Quadriga's CEO died with the passwords to $137 million in customers' cryptocurrency holdings. But the money's disappeared.
Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg (C) leaves during a break in a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill April 11, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Here’s what we know about Facebook’s big, secretive push into cryptocurrency

Facebook is reportedly planning to launch a cryptocurrency for WhatsApp in the first half of 2019.