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Rothschild Investment GBTC

Rothschild Investment Expanded Its GBTC Allocations


Multinational investment bank and financial operations provider Rothschild Investment has expanded its share to GrayScale BTC Trust by nearly 24% during the interval between October and late December. This data provides the latest record of the SEC. At the moment, 30,454 GBTC shares belong to the...

UNI reached $13

UniSwap's UNI Token Sets a New All-Time High of $13


A few hours ago, the native token of the UniSwap exchange UNI reached $13. At the moment it trades for around $12.60. Over the previous month, the token has surged over 200%. The network has been growing. The number of whale addresses with 100.000 or more $UNI has gone up to ...

Scaramucci about BTC investments

Anthony Scaramucci Finds Bitcoin a Safe Investment


American financier, the founder of SkyBridge Capital, Anthony Scaramucci thinks that with developed infrastructure and regulation, Bitcoin investments are "as safe as owning bonds and commodities like gold." SkyBridge Capital launched a new Bitcoin fund on January 4. The president and...

Aave and Chainlink surge

Chainlink and Aave Reached New Highs


Defi tokens and altcoins have been doing well lately. The major part of them (Polkadot, Aave, Chainlink, Uniswap)saw a price increase. Decentralized exchanges (DEXs) have had a huge effect on this. Data shows that monthly DEX volumes have grown since July 2020. At the moment the total value locked...

Grayscale altcoin funds

Grayscale to Integrate Altcoin Trusts


Digital asset investment firm Grayscale enlarges the number of product services while the crypto industry keeps growing. The firm represents six new trusts. They are Chainlink, Tezos, Basic Attention Token, Filecoin, Decentraland (MANA), and Livepeer. Grayscale Investments now offers nine different...

Chainlink bull trend

The Macro Bull Trend Continues for Chainlink


On January 18, the price of Chainlink’s LINK token hit a new all-time high of $23.68. The token is heading to a new high. At the moment, it trades for $23.89. Chainlink represents a decentralized oracle system that bonds smart contracts with real-world derived data. The network's native token...

Crypto market cap 01.22.2021

Crypto Market Cap Shows Uncertainty as BTC Price Fluctuates


On January 21, the Bitcoin price fell under $30,000 for the first time since January 4. This increased wave of selling pressure on the cryptocurrency market. At the moment, the cryptocurrency trading rate is nearly $31.460. The global crypto market cap saw over a 4.71% decline in the last day....

Blockrock BTC futures

BlackRock Enters BTC Futures Market


New York-based global investment management corporation BlackRock approved BTC futures services for two of its supplies. On January 20, the company submitted the corresponding documentation to SEC. BlackRock is the leading asset manager worldwide, handling $7.81 trillion as of end-Q4 2020. It's...

Russia Binance

Binance Is No Longer on the Russian Regulations Blacklist


Russian officials announced that the Regional Court of Arkhangelsk decided on canceling a former order to blacklist the cryptocurrency exchange platform Binance in the country. The hearing was on January 20. The proceedings began in September 2020, when Binance received a notice from Russian data...

biden freezes rules

Joe Biden has Halted Crypto Wallet Rules


US President Joe Biden has suspended the implementation of some of Donald Trump's orders. This also affected the scheme to identify users of non-custodial wallets of the Financial Crime Network (FinCEN). The rule required getting personal information about the sides of transactions and operations'...

Bitfinex Applied for Putting off the Trial Date for a Month

Bitfinex Applied for Putting off the Trial Date for a Month


Tether's founder and the cryptocurrency trading platform Bitfinex's owner iFinex Inc turned to the New York Supreme Court. The request is to reappoint the expected trial day one month later. Within the period, the company will present all the necessary papers to the legal authority. Initially, the...

Hive new mining equipment

Hive Blockchain Buys 6400 Mining Machines from Cannan


Open-source cryptocurrency mining firm HIVE purchased 6,400 BTC mining devices from venture capital firm Canaan. Using the instruments will allow Hive's full hashing power to reach 1,229 PH/s (quadrillion 'peta' hashes per second). Last year the firm brought only 3500 such machines. The first...

Banque of France CBDC test

Bank of France CBDC Pilot Transactions Exceeded €2 M


Central Bank of France published the CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency) test results. The experiment took place on December 17. During it, the first time performed CBDC transaction had success. The bank used a private blockchain of the French fund administration platform called IZNES. Blockchain...

Ether set a new record

Ethereum Surged to a New All-Time High


The price of the largest altcoin by market cap surged to $1,439 on Bitstap. The previous all-time high dates back to 2018. The market cap of the cryptocurrency surpasses $163 B at the moment. Recently the Ethereum network's daily transaction volume has also been rising noticeably. At the moment it...

Aave what is it?

What Is Aave and How To Use It?


Aave is an Ethereum-based lending protocol. It provides options of lending, borrowing, and gaining interest in crypto without intermediaries. The platform has its native token AAVE, due to which users can govern it. The foundation of Aave, ETH Land Aave changed a lot since its foundation in...

Grayscale set a new record

Grayscale Set a New Record, Raising over $700 M in a Day


On January 15, cryptocurrency manager Grayscale Investments surged $700 M. The increase has started in the final quarter of the last year. The CEO of the company Michael Sonnenshein tweeted about it. Grayscale accumulated $3.3 B through its cryptocurrency investment instruments in Q4 2020. This... raises $50 M seed round funding Got $50 M Funding in a Seed Round


Offline mapping application, with over 140 million users globally has boosted $50 M in a seed funding round. It was managed by the investment company Alameda Research. Among the participants were Genesis Capital and CMS Holdings. will use the capital to integrate DeFi services into...

Dot 4th market cap

Polkadot Now is the Fourth Largest Asset by Market Cap


Polkadot's price has seen a huge growth in the last week. It went up by 60% and trades above $16 at the moment. The market cap of the asset surpassed $14 B, getting ahead of XRP. Now Dot is the 4th largest asset, coming after Tether. On the other hand, XRP faces difficulties after the SEC filed a...

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