weimar republic hyperinflation us dollar bitcoin
News

US Dollar Mirrors 1920s Weimar Republic Hyperinflation Against...

The Bitcoin price in US dollars has begun exhibiting a trend which closely mimics the price history of Germany’s Papiermark during hyperinflation. Against Fiat, Bitcoin Follows...

Esther Kim | Mar 18, 2019 | 15:00
Venezuela's Central Bank Unveils App to Convert New Crypto-Pegged ‘Sovereign Bolivar’
News

Venezuela’s Central Bank Unveils App to Convert New...

Hyperinflation in Venezuela is so bad, the nation’s Central Bank has released an Android app to help citizens calculate how many new sovereign bolivar units they possess. The release...

Kevin O’Brien | Aug 28, 2018 | 06:00
Venezuela
News

Venezuela: Inflation Tops 100,000 Percent, Bitcoin Costs 60M Bolivars

Venezuela’s currency the Bolivar Fuerte jumped to 9.2 million per dollar and almost 60 million per bitcoin August 18, just two days before a major redenomination cuts five zeros off...

Wilma Woo | Aug 18, 2018 | 21:00
Venezuela
News teaser

Venezuela: Record Bitcoin Buying Spree Continues Amid Hyperinflation

Hyperinflation is rampant in Venezuela as bitcoin trading volume keeps hitting new records each week. Meanwhile, authorities are scratching their heads on how to rein in the...

Kevin O’Brien | Jun 21, 2018 | 20:00
Altcoins

Venezuela’s National Cryptocurrency ‘Petro’...

According to a Venezuelan official, Tuesday’s Petro pre-sale will have international reach, drawing potential investors from the US, Europe and the Middle East. It was just over two...

Nikita Blows | Feb 18, 2018 | 14:00
Zimbabwe News - Bitcoin Selling at Twice Global Dollar Average
News

Zimbabwe News – Bitcoin Selling at Twice Global Dollar Average

Following over a decade of economic turmoil, Zimbabweans are turning to bitcoin for some financial stability. Yes, you read that correctly!  I mean, seriously, just how messed up is...

Emilio Janus | Oct 19, 2017 | 20:30
Venezuelan Hyperinflation Makes Bitcoin An Ideal Way To Transact
News

Venezuelan Hyperinflation Makes Bitcoin An Ideal Way To Transact

Hyperinflation in Venezuela has made a reality of having to carry suitcases of money in order to buy meals. Bitcoin could replace low denomination notes in the country, prevent the...

Matthew Tompkins | Sep 25, 2017 | 19:00
SIMS
Bitcoin

Bitcoin is Soaring to $1,000: Why This Time, It’s Different

Bitcoin’s amazing rise continues to break records, setting an all-time high market cap and reaching for the highest price since 2013. However, this familiar bull-run is different...

Antonio Madeira | Dec 30, 2016 | 11:00
Travel
Bitcoin Businesses

‘Sorry, Bitcoin Only’: Venezuelan Travel Agency Responds...

Venezuelan online travel agency Destinia will now only accept Bitcoin for payment citing “increasing restrictions” and economic woes in the country.  Travel Agency...

Kei K | Dec 29, 2016 | 05:35

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.