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BUSN - Business Technology Management

Library and web resources on management information systems, e-commerce etc.

What are Cryptocurrencies?

According to Investopedia, cryptocurrency refers to “a digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security. A cryptocurrency is difficult to counterfeit because of this security feature. A defining feature of a cryptocurrency, and arguably its most endearing allure, is its organic nature; it is not issued by any central authority, rendering it theoretically immune to government interference or manipulation.”

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