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Gold used to attract Islamic investors to cryptocurrency

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 01:53

The UAE is a top centre for gold trade but bullion is playing a new role in financial engineering. A local start-up company founded last year, OneGram, is issuing a gold-backed cryptocurrency - part of efforts to convince Muslims that investing in cryptocurrencies complies with their faith. Kate King reports

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The UAE is a top centre for gold trade but bullion is playing a new role in financial engineering. A local start-up company founded last year, OneGram, is issuing a gold-backed cryptocurrency - part of efforts to convince Muslims that investing in cryptocurrencies complies with their faith. Kate King reports

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Gold used to attract Islamic investors to cryptocurrency

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 01:53