Mt.Gox posted an update on its website on Tuesday, saying a "decision was taken to close all transactions for the time being," citing "recent news reports and the potential repercussions on MtGox's operations."
It's an online shopping portal that went public in November and offers daily deals for moms and children.
Money-transfer company Western Union is being probed by the FTC and a U.S. district court over fraud-induced money transfers, the company said in a regulatory filing.
U.S. consumer confidence sagged in February as expectations worsened, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday.
BlackBerry is exploring whether it might be able to expand use of its BBM service as a way to transfer money in emerging markets.
The Fed keeps telling us the economy is getting better. But has it seen the reports lately? HAS IT?, asks NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Bitcoin investors could be forgiven for wanting to do 2014 all over again.
Former Intel chief Craig Barrett told CNBC he applauded Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for following that adage coined by Intel's Andy Grove.
Several new tax provisions could result in some married couples paying more in taxes than if they were single—the so-called marriage penalty.
Fujitsu has developed a prototype tablet with new haptic technology that allows you to feel different textures on the touchscreen.
George Takei to Arizona: If this anti-gay law goes through, make no mistake — it's on.
U.S. single-family home prices ended 2013 on a strong note, soaring by more than 13 percent.
Only about one-third of Americans report making "good" or "excellent" progress with saving, according to a new survey.
The price of virtual currency bitcoin slumped around 20 percent on Tuesday morning as major exchange Mt.Gox went offline.
It's time for some common sense. Federal regulations should promote safety without burdening small firms and costing jobs, says Rep. Sam Graves.
Carefully shopping winter clearances can give fashion-conscious shoppers a leg up on fall trends, at substantial discounts.
Student loan debt can be debilitating for many college graduates. But some financial institutions are providing relief with refinancing options.
These are heady times for tech investors. New hot sectors are fueling an IPO and acquisition boom that should rival the go-go days of the late 1990s.
While premiums are expensive, long-term care insurance allows you to maintain your independence and can reduce some financial stress.
These are the people who have had the greatest influence, who caused the most disruption in business over the past 25 years.