What is cryptocurrency?

A light reading on cryptocurrency by Claudine Cassar (leader of Deloitte Digital Malta). This article briefly discusses how cryptocurrency applies Distributed Ledger Technology and Peer to Peer tech. It also discusses the special features of cryptocurrency.

Legal Framework


– RBI Circular prohibiting dealing of virtual currencies at

– The Supreme Court of India in Internet and Mobile Association of India vs. Reserve Bank of India struck down the RBI circular banning dealing in VCs. However, it has been reported that the Indian government is currently working on a new blanket ban via statutory legislation to prevent the dealing in cryptocurrency (Read at)


– Bitcoin: The Bubble