A representative of the Central Bank of Nigeria opened up about his views on cryptocurrency at a technology-specific conference this week.
A paper from the Bank of Namibia makes familiar points about the risks of money laundering and the perils of a stateless currency.
A former central bank technologist takes a look at why central banks might consider issuing cryptocurrency – and the possible implications.
A new study by Investing.com would seem to support a popular investment case made by cryptocurrency believers.
A senior official for the South African Reserve Bank has spoken of the risks for the institution in launching its own cryptocurrency.
The SEC has moved to suspend the trading of shares in a Texas-based company over suspicions about its planned initial coin offering.
Kenya, a country with rickety infrastructure and a reliance on agriculture, could be poised to kickstart mainstream use of blockchain technology.
Mauritius is luring blockchain innovators with its friendly regulatory environment and connections to countries with large unbanked populations.
Who said bitcoin's volatility is bad? A new remittance service is showing how price differentials could power cheap money transfers.
Nearly every major financial institution in South Africa has gathered to chart the country's path towards possible large-scale blockchain adoption.