Evelyn Cheng is a staff writer at CNBC.com covering daily U.S. market moves and broader market trends across both the United States and China.
Prior to CNBC, Cheng held internships with several news outlets including The New York Times Shanghai Bureau and Metro New York.
Cheng holds a bachelor's degree in Journalism, Urban Design and Architecture Studies from New York University. She was a recipient of the Edwin Diamond Undergraduate Award, presented to the top undergraduate journalism student at NYU, and a winner of the Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition. Cheng was also the Editor in Chief of NYU's Asian American interest magazine, Generasian.
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A petition in South Korea against cryptocurrency regulation has reached the number of signatures that would induce a government response.
The price of bitcoin fell below £12,000 for the first time since December 5, according to CoinDesk data.
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One of the earliest bitcoin bulls has a message for investors in the cryptocurrency market who have already made a killing.
Digital currencies fall broadly, with ripple and bitcoin leading the charge lower.
Digital currency ripple has blown past its cryptocurrency rivals largely because of institutional partnerships.
The decline followed a Coinbase blog post on Thursday afternoon that pushed back against recent rumors the company would add ripple trading.
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A digital coin worth about a dime a day ago has doubled in price, briefly climbing into eighth place by market capitalization.