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Brazil

Police in Brazil arrested $ 28.6 million in cryptocurrencies

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Brazilian Federal Police seized 150 million Brazilian reais ($ 28.7 million) worth of cryptocurrency in Operation Kryptos, linked to an alleged pyramid scheme. Law enforcers arrested five people. In addition to digital assets, the police ended up with $ 3.6 million in cash in US dollars, 21 premium...

Young Americans

Survey says young Americans choose Bitcoin

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In the United States, as in other countries of the world, the number of citizens buying digital currencies continues to grow. Moreover, the highest proportion of crypto investors are young people under the age of 35. CNBC, together with Momentive, surveyed young Americans and found that 11% of them...

Bitcoin

Number of BTC addresses with a non-zero balance reaches 2 months high

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Despite the correction that has returned to the crypto market, a variety of categories of investors continue to invest in Bitcoin (BTC). Digital currencies returned to the red zone at the beginning of the week. They suffered the greatest losses the day before, today the rollback continues. At the...

Morgan Stanley Grayscale Bitcoin trust

Morgan Stanley Increased Its GBTC Shares

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New York-headquartered international bank Morgan Stanley extended its indirect Bitcoin exposure by adding over one million Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) shares worth about $40 M at the moment. The institution filed the purchase filing with the SEC on August 25. As the report shows, Morgan Stanley...

Ethereum

Ethereum hashrate updated all-time high

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The hashrate of the Ethereum network reached 646.7 GH/s, updating its all-time high, according to Etherscan data. The indicator exceeded the previous record level of 643.8 GH / s, which it reached on May 20. Against the backdrop of the ensuing harassment of mining in China, the computing power of...

Simon Nixon crypto investing

Billionaire Simon Nixon to Add His Crypto Investments

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UK billionaire businessman, the co-founder and former deputy director of the popular platform for price comparison, MoneySuperMarket plans to add more BTC and other cryptocurrencies to his family office investments. During the interview with Bloomberg, the managing director at Nixon's Seek Capital,...

Hack

Hackers under the guise of games stole data from BTC wallets

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Kaspersky Lab experts discovered the Swarez Trojan, which, among other things, stole data from crypto wallets. The peak of activity of the malware occurred in the spring of 2021. The attackers used the games Among Us, Battlefield 4, Battlefield V, Control, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, FIFA 21,...

eToro

Crypto trading made over 70% of eToro's commission income in Q2

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According to the results of the second quarter of 2021, the eToro investment platform earned more than $ 264 million in commissions from cryptocurrency trading. That is evidenced by the data published on August 25, the report for investors. In the six months that ended June 30, the platform...

Citi

Citigroup prepares to launch Bitcoin futures trading

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Back in early May 2021, the media, citing their sources, reported on the plans of the financial holding Citigroup to develop a service for operations with cryptocurrencies. The giant is taking such a step against the backdrop of the growing demand of its customers for digital assets. This week, the...

Bitcoin

Bitcoin hashrate in July-August grew by about three times

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The computing power of the bitcoin network at the end of last month began to recover after the collapse provoked by the repression against miners in China. On July 29, the BTC hash rate increased to 102 EH/s. In August, the activity of miners continued to increase, thanks to the completion of their...

Three Arrows Capital Dogecoin

Three Arrows Capital CEO Su Zhu Supports Dogecoin

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The co-founder, CEO, and CIO of the hedge fund manager Three Arrows Capital, Su Zhu supports Dogecoin, as it's easy to understand and captures the interest of blue-collar traders. Su Zhu expressed his opinion during the interview on “The Game Theory of Crypto Podcast”, where he talked about the...

Crypto fiat

Financial experts believe that cryptos will replace fiat

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Many analytical companies have recorded the growing interest of financial managers in digital currencies and blockchain technologies. The Deloitte team interviewed over a thousand employees of financial corporations and found that most of them are optimistic about the long-term prospects of...

Crypto

CoinShares records a rise in capital investments in ADA and SOL

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Funds focused on digital currencies Cardano (ADA) and Solana (SOL) were the most attractive to institutional investors over the past week. These coins have added over 30% in value over the past seven days. A report from CoinShares says that institutions are positive about the near-term prospects...

Cryptos

British institutional investors expect a rise in the value of cryptos

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More and more institutional investors from around the world are interested in digital currencies. The hedge fund Nickel Digital surveyed British financial managers and found that about half of them expect further growth in the value of bitcoin and other virtual coins. The same respondents told the...

Grayscale

Grayscale's Ethereum trust exceeds $10 billion

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Grayscale, a digital asset management company, continues to ramp up investments in bitcoin, ether, and other major cryptocurrencies. Funds for such instruments go through specialized trusts. The giant's latest statement on Twitter notes that as of August 24, its cryptocurrency trusts have...

Iran

Iranian authorities prepare to lift mining ban in September

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Back in May, the Iranian government announced a mining ban until September 2021. The decision was made due to the threat of an energy crisis in the Islamic Republic. Due to the high activity of miners, the load on the power grids has increased dramatically, which has created threats to the power...

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MicroStrategy Purchased Another $177M of BTC

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Michael Saylor, CEO of the enterprise analytics and software solutions entity MicroStrategy revealed another Bitcoin purchase today. The company acquired 3.907 coins for $177 M paying $45,294 per BTC on average. Thus, MicroStrategy's Bitcoin holdings reached 108,992 units with an average price of...

El Salvador's president

Bitcoin use in El Salvador will be voluntary

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Last week, the Ministry of Finance of El Salvador said that the legalization of bitcoin does not mean that the use of cryptocurrency will have to be compulsory. Each citizen will decide whether he should keep BTC or use it as a payment instrument. Now the President of El Salvador Nayib Bukele has...

Cryptocurrency came to us in 2009 and became a twofold phenomenon. Many think these assets will bring freedom to the traditional financial system: many suppose they can give opportunities to scammers and fraud. But no matter what, everyone understands that crypto has become a serious game-changer in world economics.

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