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 >


Cybercriminals going after cryptocurrency, warns Kaspersky

By Staff Writer 2 June 2021

Kaspersky has reported that the number of new modifications of miners more than quadrupled in March 2021 when compared to the previous month, showing an escalating threat to cryptocurrency. FULL STORY >


The Impact of the Coronavirus on Cryptocurrency trade in Africa

By Press Release 7 April 2020

Answers provided by Brian McCabe, Head of Market Insights, Paxful FULL STORY >


Kaspersky: Web skimmers cause significant rise in malware, crypto mining declines

By Ryan Noik 17 December 2019

According to Kaspersky, web skimmers are the threat to watch out for, rising in the past year and expected to continue in the year ahead. FULL STORY >


Electronic payments and Innovation: A deeper look with Cathie Wood

By Ryan Noik 20 June 2019

What is the mobile payment potential like in South Africa, and where should we look for innovation in that space? The CEO of the US-based Ark Invest, Catherine Wood offered her insight at the recent SingularityU Exponential... FULL STORY >


SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit Interview with Cathie Wood: Why Bitcoin is set to be the cryptocurrency winner

By Ryan Noik 18 June 2019

One of the illuminating interviews to come out of the Singularity Summit, recently held in Cape Town, was with Catherine Wood, the CEO of Ark Invest. FULL STORY >

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