Friday, 7th October 2022

Cryptocurrencies and fiat money — what’s the difference?

Bitcoin was beginning to look like a better store of value than traditional currencies — even gold — until the cryptocurrency crashed 44% last month. DW unpicks the complicated world of currencies.


7 Oct 2017
While most financial firms have been exploring ways to leverage the blockchain technology underpinning cryptocurrencies, they’re now increasingly responding to growing interest from clients to track and even trade the digital coins.
6 Jan 2018
Techonomy CEO David Kirkpatrick and Bloomberg's Selina Wang discuss Facebook's future with cryptocurrencies.
26 Jan 2018
Billionaire investor George Soros comments on the Trump administration, social media and cryptocurrencies during a speech at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
20 May 2018
Eden Hazard's first-half penalty proved decisive as Chelsea salvaged their season by beating Manchester United 1-0 in the FA Cup final in what is widely expected to be manager Antonio Conte's swansong on Saturday (May 19).
29 Jul 2018
Bill Miller, Miller Value Partners founder and chief investment officer, discusses his views on Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.
16 Nov 2018
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18 Mar 2019
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23 Mar 2019
Thousands of kids have walked out of class for a global day of climate action. DW spoke to young people from around the world taking part in the Fridays for Future marches about their hopes and fears.
7 Apr 2019
Mothering Sunday and Mother's Day both have different origins; although they represent the same meaning. But the celebration has left many wondering how many times we celebrate the day in Nigeria.
9 Apr 2019
Will Macron's debates make a difference?
18 May 2019
Bloomberg’s Pamela Hutchinson sits down with Richard Chapman-Harris, Mott MacDonald’s Head of Inclusion and Responsibility; James Currell, Viacom International Media Networks’ President of Northern and Eastern Europe; and Sandra Kerr, Business in the Community’s Race Equality Director, for a conversation on the benefits of transparency and how this can help to further eliminate pay disparities across business sectors.
29 May 2019
Sonny Singh, BitPay Inc. chief commercial officer, discusses the landscape for cryptocurrencies with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."