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LINK

The number of LINK addresses doubled since 2020 beginning

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The Chainlink ecosystem has expanded significantly over the past six months, as evidenced by the data provided by the Glassnode platform. The number of $LINK token holders continues to see a steady increase in 2020.There are currently more than 160,000 addresses holding LINK – an increase of 100%...

Filecoin

CoinList platform will distribute Filecoin tokens

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The CoinList listing platform will distribute Filecoin tokens (FIL) after the launch of the chief network, which is scheduled for August. FIL tokens are going to be distributed directly to CoinList wallets. The platform will support Filecoin trading after the launch of the chief network. Filecoin...

Wirecard

FCA suspends Wirecard subsidiary that issues crypto cards

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The UK Financial Supervisory Authority (FCA) has suspended its Wirecard subsidiary, Wirecard Card Solutions (WCS), which issues Visa debit cards for the cryptocurrency companies Crypto.com and TenX. On Friday, the FCA stated that the WCS “is no longer allowed to conduct any organized...

Australia

Australians now can buy Bitcoins at post offices

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Australians will now be able to buy bitcoins at over 3,500 Australian post offices. CEO of Bitcoin.com.au Holger Arians believes that the new payment method will be convenient for many people: “For many users, especially beginners, paying bitcoins at Australian post offices will be a safer way...

Steve Hanke

Steve Hanke criticized bitcoin

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The number of opponents of Bitcoin continues to increase, recently they are joined by Professor of Economics at Johns Hopkins University Steve Hanke. He recently called BTC on a Twitter tool for speculators. The economist emphasized that Bitcoin cannot be called a currency. For a coin to be...

Markus Braun

Former Wirecard CEO Markus Braun arrested

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Markus Braun, the previous CEO of the Wirecard payment organization, was arrested in Germany. Munich prosecutors confirmed Braun's arrest on Tuesday, June 23, on suspicion of inflating Wirecard’s balance sheet. Yesterday, Wirecard confirmed that the company's funds worth € 1.9 billion (almost a...

Max Keiser

Max Keiser urges US protesters to buy bitcoins

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Popular TV presenter Max Keiser continues to talk about the tremendous potential of Bitcoin. He previously repeatedly pointed to the strengths of cryptocurrency and predicted an increase in its value. This week, a presenter on the Keiser Report analyzed the political situation in the United States...

Novogratz

Novogratz says economic support measures reinforce bitcoin

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On CNBC, Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz once again spoke about the tremendous potential of Bitcoin. He also stressed that the US authorities need to accelerate the creation of a digital version of the dollar. Novogratz cited China as an example, which has already achieved exceptional results in...

Paypal

PayPal plans to add cryptocurrency support

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PayPal plans to add cryptocurrency support for 325 million of its users. It is reported by Coindesk, citing its sources. “As far as I understand, they will allow purchases and sales of cryptocurrencies directly in PayPal and Venmo,” a CoinDesk source said. “They will add cryptocurrency wallet...

Anthony Pompliano

Anthony Pompliano calls on pension funds to invest in BTC

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Morgan Creek co-founder Anthony Pompliano again appealed to pension funds with a call to more actively channel their funds to buy bitcoins. The businessman sent a letter to investors at the end of last week. It says that every pension fund should strive to increase its portfolio by including...

Euro

Italian banks are ready to test digital euro

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The Italian Banking Association (ABI) announced last week that the country's banks are ready to test the digital euro. ABI includes more than 700 Italian banks. The association expressed a desire to help accelerate the introduction of the digital currency (CBDC) from the ECB by participating in...

Peter Brandt

Peter Brandt called on the youth to invest in BTC and tech

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According to trader and analyst Peter Brandt, the most promising areas for investment are real estate and innovative projects. He expressed his point of view on Twitter and appealed to the young generation with an appeal to buy bitcoins. Besides, the expert believes that the so-called generation of...

Thailand

Another Central Bank is planning to launch its crypto coin

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The number of countries wishing to develop their digital currency continues to grow. This week, the Central Bank of Thailand announced the launch of a project to create its token (CBDC). The regulator’s statement notes that before the official release of the cryptocurrency, it is planned to test...

Matter labs

Matter Labs launches zkSync, Ethereum network scaling tool

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Startup Matter Labs has announced the launch of a Level 2 solution for scaling the Ethereum network. A tool called zkSync developed based on zkRollup technology, can process up to 2000 transactions per second. In comparison, the Ethereum blockchain currently processes an average of 15 transactions...

Mike Novogratz

Novogratz hopes institutional adoption of BTC will quicken

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Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz hopes institutional investors will soon start massively switching to BTC. Otherwise, we will not be able to see a new rise in the value of crypto, the businessman said in an interview. Novogratz is on the list of ardent supporters of BTC. He recently said that by...

Ryde

Ryde launches its wallet for bitcoin payments

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The Ryde Singapore-based carpooling (ride sharing) application has announced the launch of its cryptocurrency wallet, which will allow bitcoin payments for its services. Carpooling (Riding) is the sharing of private cars through online travel search services. On June 17, Ryde announced that it was...

China

China considers the launch of stablecoin for East Asia

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China offers another crypto project aimed against the leadership of the US dollar in international payments. Chinese leaders intend to create a cryptocurrency for East Asia to reduce dependence on the US dollar and strengthen trade ties in the region. According to Nikkei Asia, ten members of the...

Prison

Founder of Centra Tech sentenced to 7 years in prison

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The US Federal Court in Manhattan sentenced the founder of a fraudulent ICO worth $25 million to 87 months in prison and a fine of $250,000. On June 16, the founder of the cryptocurrency firm Centra Tech, Robert Farkas, who organized the ICO, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit securities fraud....

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