What is Bitcoin and how to find its owner? These questions were raised by the Russian court in March 2018 in the context of insolvency proceedings. In short, the court concluded that it had no idea what Bitcoin was and could not ascertain its ownership.
This blog examines whether virtual currency, such as Bitcoin, can be regarded as money in the economic sense.
Bitcoin, a decentralized cryptocurrency with no government or central bank, grabbed the public attention as its value skyrocketed at the beginning of 2012.