24Nov/21

SEC open meeting on Dec 2 to include crypto panel discussion

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, announced Nov 24 the title of the upcoming crypto panel for its Dec 2 Investor Advisory Meeting will be “Helping to Ensure Investor ProtectionRead More…

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16Nov/21

US Justice Dept is selling $56M in crypto to compensate victims of BitConnect’s fraud

The United States Department of Justice is planning to sell $56 million worth of cryptocurrency seized in connection with its case against Ponzi scheme BitConnect. In a Nov. 16 announcement, the JusticeRead More…

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04Nov/21

NYC and Miami mayors duke it out on Twitter over who is the bigger crypto advocate

Newly elected New York City Mayor Eric Adams has reiterated his pledge to make the city a crypto hub by accepting his first three paychecks entirely in Bitcoin. In a Nov. 4Read More…

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11Oct/21

US lawmaker is most concerned about Treasury’s response to crypto

Wyoming Senator Cynthia Lummis said the Treasury Department may be more of a threat to innovation in blockchain and cryptocurrencies in the United States than the Securities and Exchange Commission or theRead More…

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24Aug/21

US Kraken exchange targets European license in 2021, says CEO

Major United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is planning to officially expand into the European market, following in the footsteps of rival exchange Coinbase. Kraken co-founder and CEO Jesse Powell said that his firmRead More…

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22Aug/21

Concerns around data privacy are rising, and blockchain is the solution

Today’s consumers are willing to trade their data for personalization but have fast-growing concerns about data privacy. In a survey from a digital security and credential issuance company Entrust, only 21% ofRead More…

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26Jun/21

‘Bitcoin will go all the way to $160,000 this year,’ says Celsius CEO

Although the price of Bitcoin (BTC) continues to hover around $30,000, industry experts are noting that there is a bullish long-term view.  To put this into perspective, Alex Mashinsky, chief executive officerRead More…

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18Mar/21

Fireblocks crypto startup raises $133M in funding round with BNY Mellon

Cryptocurrency startup Fireblocks has raised $133 million in a Series C funding round. The investment round was led by venture capital firms Coatue, Ribbit and Stripes, with strategic investment from BNY MellonRead More…

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