The stash was taken from the servers of the Silk Road - a website for selling illegal wares that traded in bitcoin and was shut down last October
One of the UK’s leading precious metals storage firms is adding an altogether more unusual commodity to its vaults – Bitcoin.
EU banking watchdog warns of violent fluctuations and lack of protection
Agreement with arch-rivals means introduction of minimum wage but higher taxes are ruled out
6 minutes of weightlessness will now cost you $250,000 or around 326 Bitcoins
Those allegedly targeted on the site include Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, President Obama and NSA director Keith Alexander
Letter from US Federal Reserve chairman highlights the "long-term promise" of virtual currencies
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Filthy lucre just got a new meaning. Plastic notes of the type chosen this week by the Bank of England as the next generation of paper money have been found by researchers to be the host of choice for some of nature’s nastiest bacteria.
The FA chairman has set out his vision for the national team
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Croatia already effectively lives with interest rate decisions made by the European Central Bank so it might as well sign up for full membership
High-denomination notes vital for cash-only crime business that relies on huge cross-border financial transfers