The future for crypto: Luno shares ten future crypto trends

By Staff Writer 13 July 2023

Crypto has evolved significantly over the last few years, and as Luno celebrates its tenth year, Christo de Wit, Luno’s country manager for South Africa, makes ten predictions for crypto over the coming decade. FULL STORY >


South Africa’s crypto providers now caught in the licensing net

By Industry Contributor 26 May 2023

By Lerato Lamola-Oguntoye, Consultant & Analisa Ndebele, Associate, Webber Wentzel FULL STORY >


What we can learn from FTX to reduce the liability of cryptocurrency

By Industry Contributor 8 December 2022

By Nevellan Moodley, Head of Financial Services Technology, BDO South Africa FULL STORY >


Kaspersky: Crypto miners are on the rise

By Staff Writer 1 December 2022

Kaspersky experts are reporting more than 230% growth in the number of malicious mining programs. FULL STORY >


Is crypto’s time in the sun yet to come?

By Industry Contributor 19 August 2022

When the season of SA Regulation arrives, we can be hopeful that crypto spring will blossom. Brent Petersen, South African Legal Lead at Easy Crypto South Africa explains. FULL STORY >


What do upcoming cryptocurrency regulations mean for your investment?

By Industry Contributor 26 July 2022

By Justin Asher, Head of Strategy & Marketing, upnup FULL STORY >


YouTube comments have become a new tool for crypto scammers

By Staff Writer 8 July 2022

Cryptocurrency is going through a turbulent time. With many rates unstable, crypto scammers have turned to new ways to hook their victims, and they are now using YouTube to this end. FULL STORY >


Low-level implants, cryptocurrency hunt and geopolitical attacks: What APT actors got up to in Q1 2022

By Staff Writer 28 April 2022

According to Kaspersky’s latest APT trends report for Q1 2022 Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actors had a busy quarter. Both recently uncovered and ongoing campaigns conducted by new and... FULL STORY >


Lazarus distributes Trojanized DeFi app to steal cryptocurrency

By Staff Writer 4 April 2022

The advanced and persistent actor, Lazarus – infamous for its growing financial motivations, has hit cryptocurrency businesses with new, Trojanized decentralized finance (DeFi) apps FULL STORY >


Managing the risk inherent in cryptocurrency

By Staff Writer 28 March 2022

Cryptocurrency may be moving from fringe to frontline finance, but that does not mean it is free from risk. Anna Collard, at KnowBe4 Africa, explains how to manage these risks. FULL STORY >


Who is buying crypto in South Africa? Luno explains

By Staff Writer 8 March 2022

The average South African crypto buyer is most likely to be male, spends about R450 on the first purchase and holds onto it for about eight months, according to data from crypto platform Luno. FULL STORY >


Luno provides cryptocurrency predictions for 2022

By Staff Writer 19 January 2022

What does 2022 hold in store for crypto? Voices from Luno speculate. FULL STORY >


Cryptocurrency year in review - Luno

By Industry Contributor 13 December 2021

Marius Reitz, Luno’s GM for Africa, provides an overview of the important milestones during the year. Luno is South Africa’s homegrown crypto platform now operating in over 40 countries. FULL STORY >


A futuristic look at the role of blockchain in unlocking organisational purpose

By Staff Writer 25 November 2021

By Roland Innes, MD of DYNA Training, a company within the Workforce Training and Consulting Cluster, part of Workforce Holdings FULL STORY >


No Doge-ing the tax bill on cryptocurrency transactions

By Industry Contributor 5 August 2021

SARS is tightening tax collection on cryptocurrency transactions, which makes it important to distinguish between events that will trigger income tax rates or CGT rates. FULL STORY >

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