Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin said increasing interest in cryptocurrencies was “a reflection of the world at large.”
Bitcoin was trading above $16,570 on Monday, according to CoinDesk.
When Revolut decided to allow users to buy, hold and exchange cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin, some ran into difficulty.
Coinbase said its site has been experiencing "record high traffic” after bitcoin's price soared.
European markets were higher on Friday morning as investors reacted to progress in Brexit negotiations.
Bitcoin's meteoric rise is reminiscent of how Skype started out, a former executive at the online phone and messaging service has said.
Former Republican congressman Ron Paul has taken to Twitter to see where his followers would invest a $10,000 gift — but there's a catch.
Gamers can no longer pay with bitcoin on the gaming platform Steam.
Users highlighted the cyber breach on Reddit and Twitter Wednesday, with some saying they could lose hundreds of dollars worth of bitcoin.
Viola's fintech fund aims to connect financial institutions with fintech start-ups.
Farfetch's CMO says he would like people to be able to discover new designers via algorithm and is inspired by Spotify
InMobi says technology to tackle ad fraud is less sophisticated than desktop, and needs a comprehensive approach to combat it
Billions could be wiped off the value of PepsiCo, Mondelez and more if they are prevented from branding packaging
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
John Silvia of Wells Fargo discusses how the pickup in recent economic data will translate to GDP growth and Fed rate hikes in 2018.
David Rosenberg of Gluskin Sheff says everyone looks at tax reform on the surface, and don't realize there will be a Fed response to the issue.
Former Dallas Fed advisor Danielle DiMartino Booth says unemployment is a lagging indicator, and hopes that doesn't push the Fed into over-tightening.