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Visa and Mastercard Continue Partnership with Binance


Major payment companies Visa and Mastercard told Financial Times that clients will be able to access operations with Binance in spite of the current regulatory issues that the company faces. After various countries targeted Binance, some banks and payments firms have stopped working with the...

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Italian Regulators Say Binance Isn't Authorised


Today, another country's regulatory announced concerns about the crypto exchange Binance. Italy's market watchdog Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (Consob) said Binance wasn't authorized to operate in the country. Thus, Italy becomes the latest country to do so. Consob published a...

Goldman Sachs prediction on Coinbase

Goldman Sach Made a Prediction on Coinbase Q2 Earnings


Leading financial services firm Goldman Sachs shared its prediction about the Coinbase earnings in the second quarter of 2021. The bank's analysts included the exchange in the leading 25 tactical trades. This is a management style where the focus is generally on trends rather than long-term...

China mining crypto prices

Crypto Market in Red While China Expands Mining Crackdown


Most cryptocurrencies have seen price declines after China’s Anhui province revealed plans to ban crypto mining on July 14. Anhui was the latest region to take such measures. Authorities announced the reason was growing electricity demand and power supply shortage for the last three years....

Nuclear power bitcoin mining

Nuclear-Powered BTC Mining to Start in Ohio in December


Power producer and retail energy provider Energy Harbor Corp revealed a cooperation with BTC mining hosting firm Standard Power to build nuclear-powered BTC mining. The mining processes will start this December. To realize the idea, Standard Power will turn a former paper factory in Ohio city...

Uniswap v3 defi

Uniswap v3 Launches on Optimistic Ethereum Mainnet


DeFi protocol Uniswap announced another move of the upgrade, the launch of Uniswap v3 on the L2 protocol Optimistic Ethereum (OE). 1/💜 We are thrilled to announce the Alpha launch of Uniswap v3 on Optimistic Ethereum (OΞ) mainnet in partnership w/ @OptimismPBC!🌐 This is a critical step in...

Brazil Ethereum ETF

Brazil Approved the First Ether-based ETF in Latin America


Brazil Approved the First Ether-based ETF in Latin America As Brazilian media reports, the country's Securities Commission has approved the first Ether ETF in Latino America. The product managed by QR Asset Management will operate under the symbol QETH11. It will function on Brazil's stock market...

S&P Dow Jones new crypto indexes

S&P Dow Jones to Add Another 5 Crypto Indexes


New York-based financial market insights provider S&P Dow Jones has released another 5 crypto indexes. According to the article published by the company on July 13, the primary addition is the S&P Crypto Broad Digital Market Index (BDM). It tracks around 250 cryptocurrencies. The other 4...

Grayscale and BNY Mellon Bitcoin ETF

Grayscale Partners with BNY Mellon to Release a BTC ETF


Stamford-headquartered leading digital currency asset manager Grayscale, reported that it will offload fund account and administration functions for the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust to BNY Mellon in October. Thus, the company aims to turn its GBTC into a BTC ETF. We have selected @BNYMellon as an asset...

Capital Group MicroStrategy shares

Capital Group Buys 12% Stake in BTC-Exposed MicroStrategy


California-based major financial services company Capital Group has acquired a 12.2% stake of enterprise-intelligence software firm MicroStrategy’s (MSTR) common stock. Particularly, the company's division Capital International Investors (CII) purchased 953,242 shares of 7,782,568 outstanding,...

football NFTs

Christiano Ronaldo Wins the First Blockchain Trophy (NFT)


Three football players Christiano Ronaldo, Patrik Schick, and Karim Benzema are the first ones that will also receive their awards as blockchain-based collectibles (NFTs). The NFTs were created as a result of the partnership between the UEFA and China-based payments company Alipay started in 2018....

SEC vs Ripple deposition

Ripple Wants Former SEC Executive to Testify on XRP


The US SEC vs Ripple Labs case is going on. According to the document published on July 9 by Magistrate Judge Hon. Sarah Netburn, the deposition of the US SEC former executive William Hinman will take place on July 19. Ripple insists on getting the SEC’s explanation of why the regulatory views...

Australia SelfWealth Crypto

Australia-Based SelfWealth Plans to Offer Crypto Trading


Melbourne-based share trading platform SelfWealth included crypto trading in its 2021 roadmap. Today, July 12, the company published a blog post, where it revealed looking for a partnership with an experienced and reliable crypto exchange to start crypto trading on its platform. SelfWealth...

El Salvador JPMorgan

JPMorgan Says El Salvador May Face Restrictions in Using BTC


Global investment bank JPMorgan finds El Salvador may face difficulties with Bitcoin's use cases as a means of exchange. In a report published on Thursday, the bank said the difficulties may appear, as lots of BTC is tied up in illiquid institutions, 90% of the owners remained the same through a...

ChainSwap attack

DeFi Platform ChainSwap Suffered Two Exploits in 8 Days


Blockchain interoperability hub ChainSwap was attacked. The exploit, which happened on July 10, caused a loss of around $8 M. On July 11, the ChainSwap team informed that liquidity had been removed temporarily and warned not to acquire the in-built token ASAP, as long as the case was in the process...

TikTok crypto promotion

TikTok Disallows Crypto Advertisements


Widely popular social media app TikTok has reviewed its branded content policy. In a list of prohibited promotions, the app mentioned financial services, including cryptocurrencies. This also refers to lending and management of money assets, forex trading, loans, and credit cards, buy now pay...

Playboy NFT collection

Playboy Presents Its "The Miami Beach Art Collection" as NFT


American popular magazine Playboy introduced an NFT collection on the digital art platform SuperRare on July 9. There are featured artworks by Ayla El-Moussa, REK0DE, Jon Noorlander, MBSJQ, as well as the iconic photo of a 1970 Playboy Bunny on water skis. To present the art, Playboy worked with...

Biden Putin talk

Biden and Putin Discussed Acting On Bitcoin Ransomware


White House announced that US president Joe Biden had a phone talk with Russia's President Vladimir Putin on July 9. The subject was ransomware attacks from Russia-based gangs that occurred recently. Biden said the US finds Russia must take measures against the cybercriminals when the US gives them...

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