Monetary stars align for bitcoin

17 May 2020 - 00:23 By ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK

It has been a landmark week for bitcoin, the cryptocurrency better known for wild speculation than as a transactional vehicle.

It joined the rest of the world's assets in plunging in value during a mid-March stock market crash over the Covid-19 crisis. Since then it has been one of the best-performing asset classes in the world...

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