Currency Markets

New Bitcoin-based security bounces in trading debut on CME

Dec 18, 2017

A new security based on the price of the digital currency bitcoin is trading lower after its debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange

Bitcoin futures slide after trading debut on CME

Dec 18, 2017

Second major bitcoin security declines in trading debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange

Tech companies lead US stocks higher as tax plan advances

Dec 15, 2017

Wall Street capped the week with broad gains, propelling the major stock indexes to a new set of milestones Friday

Global stocks mixed as investors await US tax deal

Dec 15, 2017

World stock markets are mixed as investors waited to see if U.S. politicians could pass tax reform legislation before Christmas

US prosecutors move to cash in on $8.5M in seized bitcoin

Dec 15, 2017

Federal attorneys prosecuting a multimillion-dollar opioid drug-ring case are moving quickly to sell seized bitcoin that's exploded in value to $8.5 million since the alleged ringleader's arrest

Asian stocks mostly lower as US tax bill uncertainty weighs

Dec 15, 2017

Asian stock markets are mostly lower as uncertainty about the progress of a sweeping U.S. tax revamp outweighed an optimistic Japanese economic survey

Feds: New York woman laundered bitcoin to aide Islamic State

Dec 15, 2017

A Long Island woman is accused of laundering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and wiring the money overseas to help the Islamic State group

As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge caution

Dec 14, 2017

With the public's intense interest in all things bitcoin and digital currencies, regulators are starting to pay serious attention.

Global stock markets drop after Fed rate hike

Dec 14, 2017

Global stock markets fell Thursday as traders digested a series of interest rate decisions from around the world

Asian shares mixed as Fed hike gives investors few surprises

Dec 14, 2017

Asian stocks mixed after Fed rate hike, China follows with increase in short, medium-term lending rates

Weather, 20 December
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