A man walks past an electric board showing exchange rates of various cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin (top left) at a cryptocurrencies exchange in Seoul, South Korea, on December 13, 2017. Photo: Reuters

Criminal underworld is dropping bitcoin for other cryptocurrency

Digital currencies such as monero and Zcash, which are designed to avoid tracking, have gained popularity with online criminals and risen in value faster than bitcoin over the past two months

Topic |   Bitcoin

TOP PICKS

A man walks past an electric board showing exchange rates of various cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin (top left) at a cryptocurrencies exchange in Seoul, South Korea, on December 13, 2017. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE