23 Feb 2021

Bitcoin: Boiling the oceans?

The world’s most popular cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, has recently eclipsed the United Arab Emirates in terms of annualized electricity consumption, according to the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI). Amid the…

08 Feb 2021

Tesla invests $1.5bn in Bitcoin

Electric car company Tesla, owned by billionaire Elon Musk, has bought around $1.5bn in Bitcoin, causing the price of the cryptocurrency to rocket. In a stock market filing published today,…

29 Jan 2021

Coinbase to go public via direct listing, shunning IPO

Digital currency exchange Coinbase has announced that it plans to go public via a direct listing, shunning the traditional initial public offering (IPO) model. The San Francisco headquartered firm enables…