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Crypto Exchange FTX Attracted $900 M in Series B

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Large crypto derivatives platform FTX headed by Sam Bankman-Fried in 2018, attracted $900 M in the Series B funding phase. Thus, the company's valuation has reached $18 B compared to last year's $1.2 B. Tokyo-based international conglomerate holding company Softbank, American venture capital firm...

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Europe wants to tighten rules for sending digital assets

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To curb the money laundering activities of cybercriminals, the European Commission proposed tightening the rules for transferring cryptocurrencies. The European Commission intends to reduce the number of large anonymous transactions involving digital assets, given that most of them may be...

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Mastercard Announces Crypto Card Initiative

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International payments giant Mastercard revealed plans to realize a crypto card program to allow traditional banking establishments as well as crypto enterprises to offer their clients cards for digital asset operations. As stated in the press release published on July 20, Mastercard teamed up with...

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US resident is accused of laundering millions through crypto

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The US Securities and Exchange Commission announced the opening of an investigation into Florida resident Aaron Govil. He is accused of laundering $ 7 million through mobile applications under his control. According to the agency, the man, being the CEO and directly the developer of the Teledyne...

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MicroStrategy CEO urged Mike Tyson to buy bitcoins

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On Twitter, the world-famous former boxer Mike Tyson asked his subscribers which cryptocurrency he should invest in. He is considering two options - Bitcoin or Ether. Note that many former athletes are actively entering the cryptosphere. Back in the past year, former UFC fighter and ardent bitcoin...

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Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey and Cathie Wood to Discuss BTC

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On July 21, at 12:00 p.m. ET. the BTC talk called “The ₿ Word” will take place. In its terms, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Square and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, ARK Invest's CEO Cathie Wood and others will meet in live discussions. Among the members are Square Crypto PM Steve Lee, engineer Conor Okus,...

Turkey

Turkey to present a crypto regulation bill in autumn

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At the end of April 2021, a ban on any transactions with bitcoin and other digital currencies began in Turkey. Crypto exchanges have suspended their activities in this country. However, authorities later announced that the ban was temporary and would soon be lifted. Operations with digital assets...

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Most Institutions Will Own Crypto By 2026, Fidelity Found Out

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Boston-based international financial entity Fidelity Digital Assets (FDAS) carried out a survey, which shows that the number of institutions investing in crypto will grow considerably by 2026. 1.100 institutional investors from the US, Europe and Asia took part in the study. 70% of them answered...

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Economist thinks stablecoin market crisis is inevitable

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The US authorities have finally acknowledged the gigantic influence of the stablecoin market. Under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance, a special expert group will begin to work, which will develop a regulatory framework for regulating operations with digital currencies backed by fiat money....

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Bitcoin Price Below $30.000 For the First Time in a Month

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In the last 24 hours, the price of Bitcoin saw a decline of over 6%. Currently, the coin trades at around $29.750, which is the lowest level in terms of a month. BTC's current rate is under half-price of its all-time high of over $64.800 reached on April 14. Its market cap stands at around $558...

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Hong Kong and Lithuania remind Binance to license company

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Crypto company Binance continues to face claims from regulators around the world. This week, Hong Kong and Lithuania urged exchange management to register with local jurisdictions to be eligible to work with crypto traders. Otherwise, the company will face problems. The Hong Kong regulator reminded...

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The US to develop legislation for stablecoins

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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell this week announced the need to regulate digital currencies backed by fiat money. The appeal of the American regulator was heard at the Ministry of Finance. It became known yesterday that the country's financial department will create an expert group that will...

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ARK Invest Acquires Another $54 M Square Stock

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NY-based investment management ARK Invest has increased its stock holdings of the payments services company Square headed by Jack Dorsey. The company purchased a total of 225,937 shares as mentioned in its daily holding files. This move came a few days later after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey shared the...

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SoftBank Invests $75 M in the Crypto Platform Bullish

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Japan’s global financial institution SoftBank invested in the crypto platform Bullish owned by businessman, and philanthropist Peter Thiel. Particularly, the company’s branch SB Northstar made a $75 M listing with the US SEC. Per the paper, SoftBank will obtain 7.5 mln shares paying $10 for...

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Malaysian police crush 1,069 bitcoin miners with a roller

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The police of the city of Miri (Malaysia) destroyed a batch of ASIC miners confiscated during the raids. On July 16, journalist Colin Wu reported that a video had been circulated in the Chinese cryptocurrency community showing the roller rolling over the devices. According to him, some members of...

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Another major Korean bank will work with cryptocurrencies

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Despite the increasing pressure on the cryptocurrency industry, South Korean businesses are still trying to gain a foothold in this market segment. One of the largest financial institutions in the country, Woori Bank, announced its intention to enter the crypto sphere at the end of last week. The...

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The number of bitcoin nodes in July reaches a new high

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There are currently more than 13,000 nodes available on the BTC network. Recall that the previous record was set in January. At that time, 11,613 nodes were available to users on the blockchain. On July 5, 13,374 nodes were recorded on the network. However, already in the middle of this month, the...

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CEO of DoubleLine didn't rule out the fall of BTC to $23,000

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The position of skeptics among experts is strengthening. Many of them do not exclude that the largest digital currency will not be able to stay at current values ​​and will soon fall in price below $ 30,000. Moreover, some analysts predict that the BTC rate will only be able to stop at $ 10,000...

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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