* European shares approach nine-month peak before pulling
LONDON/TOKYO, Nov 25 Global shares reached
record highs on Wednesday after the Dow Jones broke 30,000, with
investors relieved at the prospect of a smooth handover of power
after the U.S. presidential election and confident a COVID-19
vaccine would soon be ready.
LONDON Bitcoin moved to within a whisker of its all-time high on Tuesday, after hitting $19,000 for the first time in nearly three years.
LONDON Digital currencies Ethereum and XRP soared on Monday, gaining momentum as bitcoin powered on towards its all-time high.
LONDON, Nov 23 Digital currencies Ethereum and
XRP soared on Monday, gaining momentum as bitcoin powered on
towards its all-time high.
LONDON Is it an inflation hedge? A currency? Or just another niche asset to take a punt on? Bitcoin is in the headlines, re-kindling a debate over its true role and the drivers behind its latest scintillating rally. | Video
LONDON With bitcoin surging to the cusp of its 2017 all-time high, backers are hoping fewer frenzied retail investors means less chance of a crash this time around. | Video
LONDON Bitcoin broke through $18,000 (13,543 pounds) on Wednesday to hit its highest since December 2017 extending its blistering 2020 rally driven by demand for its perceived quality as an inflation hedge and expectations of mainstream acceptance.