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DIFC releases report on progress towards GCC monetary union

A new report assessing the progress being made by GCC countries to achieve the convergence criteria for a GCC Monetary Union (GMU) was...

Trillion is The New Billion

One Trillion Dollars Visualized from www.mint.com It's official, trillion is the new billion! No longer is government spending around the world talked about in terms of...

Markets Fear `Systematic’ Crisis in Euro Region

Thomas J. Lee, the chief U.S equity strategist at JPMorgan Chase & Co., talks with Bloombergs Margaret Brennan about the potential for Greek debt...
Bitcoin Trading

Interest in Bitcoin Halving Grows By 669%

The upcoming Bitcoin halving event continues to attract massive global interest based on queries logged on the search engine Google. Data compiled by Finbold.com...

BNP’s Thio Says Euro’s Long-Term Outlook Still `Bleak’

Thio Chin Loo, a senior currency strategist at BNP Paribas SA, talks about the outlook for the euro after the European Union unveiled...

The Top Ten Cryptocurrencies

As this infographic on Top Ten Cryptocurrencies created by Statista shows, Bitcoin is by no means alone in the world of digital assets. It is...

Bitcoin’s Price To Be Boosted By May’s ‘Halving’

The historic Bitcoin halving event next month will boost its price – but other key drivers will have a more significant, longer-term impact. This is...

Dubai to Offer Digital Currency Payments

Citizens and residents of Dubai will be able to make digital currency payments for school fees, bills and retail purchases with a stable cryptocurrency...

Historical Evidence For Bitcoin Performing Like Digital Gold

In the first days after the outbreak of the coronavirus crises in the West, crypto plunged like traditional asset classes. Bitcoin was pronounced...

The Currency Report – Dollar, Ozzie, Rupee

U.S. Dollar falls on Banking Outlook; Australian Dollar climbs to highest level since October; Indian Rupee seeing biggest gain since 1986 on ruling party...

Dollar Slide Continues

Interview and discussion with Daniel katzive of the Credit Suisse. He says that the dollar may continue to weaken but that depends on a...

Currency Outlook – Seeing a U.S. Dollar Rebound

Analysis and Discussion with Brian Dolan of Gain Capital Group

Angela Merkel insists that the euro will remain a strong

Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, has insisted that the euro will remain a strong and dependable currency. She told Al Jazeera's Jane Dutton that Germany...

Bitcoin 2x Better at Withstanding COVID-19 than S&P 500 and Oil

Bitcoin has been caught up in the Coronavirus market crisis with the asset’s price dropping by almost half as the global economy comes to...

Cryptocurrencies See Short Term Bubble; Long Term Staying Power

The valuations and varieties of crypto-assets now available have raised fears of an overheated market However, with smart regulation and further innovation, crypto-assets...

Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain Are a Rerun of The Dotcom Mania

A new Technology Quarterly report from The Economist published in the September edition examines blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Tim Cross, The Economist’s science correspondent, takes...

Confirmed: Dollar Appreciation Hurts Emerging Markets

A strong dollar is not so good for emerging markets, according to new research co-authored by Valentina Bruno, an associate professor of finance at...

The Currency Report – U.S. Dollar

Dollar Falls to Lowest Level in 2009