Bitcoin: origin, functionalities and risks of the virtual currency

Bitcoin is a virtual currency, independent and decentralized since it is not controlled by any State, financial institution, bank or company. It is an intangible currency, although it can be used as a means of payment just like physical money. As stated in the document “Virtual currencies or currencies: the case of Bitcoin”, prepared by … Read moreBitcoin: origin, functionalities and risks of the virtual currency