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Kazakhstan was included in list of the largest BTC miners

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China's share in bitcoin hashrate began to decline long before the crackdown on miners began. Currently, the PRC is still ranked first in the ranking of countries in terms of the amount of computing power generated in the bitcoin network. However, the trend for the weakening of the share of the...

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Binance No Longer Supports Stock Tokens Because of Restrains

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Major crypto platform Binance released a blog post saying it ceases support for stock tokens. As the company reports, users that presently own stock tokens, may sell or store them till October 14. The news came amid regulatory issues that the firm has been...

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Michael Saylor doubts bitcoin can supplant the US dollar

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Michael Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy, has recently been frequently commenting on the situation on the crypto market and around Bitcoin, in particular. His company is the largest public holder of BTC. Saylor said in the middle of this week that Bitcoin poses no threat to the US dollar. The CEO of...

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PayPal's Crypto Purchase Limit Up from $20,000 to $100,000

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On July 15, American payments company PayPal released an article, announcing changes in the crypto purchase policy. Now, US-based users are allowed to purchase up to $100,000 in crypto weekly with no annual buying limitation. PayPal says the changes aim to offer clients more options and flexibility...

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Whales have gained biggest volume of ETH since spring 2017

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Large investors continue to show increased activity amid the weakening of the ether (ETH) rate. The altcoin is down to $ 1,900 today, and many observers agree that the coin will find the bottom somewhere around $ 1,700. Whales, on the other hand, take advantage of the panic sell-off of ether on the...

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FED head pointed out the need to regulate stablecoins

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Jerome Powell, head of the US Federal Reserve System, has previously criticized cryptocurrencies on numerous occasions. In his opinion, such instruments create great risks for investors. Even if bitcoin can push gold into the background, then this asset does not pose any threat to the dollar,...

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Square To Build a New Platform for DeFi Operations

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American financial services firm Square's CEO Jack Dorsey unveiled the building of a new platform TBD, which will deliver non-custodial, publicly available DeFi services. The network will join Seller, Cash App, Tidal and will maninly target BTC. Square is creating a new business (joining Seller,...

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Visa and Mastercard Continue Partnership with Binance

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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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Bitmain ex-head praised PRC for adding control over crypto

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According to the former CEO of Bitmain, Jihan Wu, strengthening control over the cryptocurrency industry will positively affect the development of this market segment. He expressed his point of view at the Asia Tech x Singapore conference. Cryptocurrency market capitalization has already exceeded $...

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Traders began to withdraw BTC from the end of May

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Glassnode analysts drew attention to the changing tactics of users of cryptocurrency exchanges. At the beginning of the week, it became known that bitcoin miners are reducing the sale of coins and moving on to accumulating them. Now experts said that, on average, exchange users send up to 2,000 BTC...

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Italian Regulators Say Binance Isn't Authorised

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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...

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Smart contracts auditor CertiK raised $ 37M in investments

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Security audit-focused smart contract startup CertiK raised $ 37M in a Series B funding round led by hedge fund Coatue Management and venture capital firm Shunwei Capital. Bitcoin exchange venture Coinbase has also joined the lead investors. Since its founding in 2018, the startup has raised about...

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Goldman Sach Made a Prediction on Coinbase Q2 Earnings

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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...

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BlackRock noted the minimal interest of clients in cryptos

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Larry Fink, CEO of the BlackRock asset manager, said that he sees little demand for cryptocurrencies among the company's clients. Fink noted that in the past two weeks, BlackRock customers have not been at all interested in Bitcoin and other digital assets. Although previously there was demand, he...

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Crypto Market in Red While China Expands Mining Crackdown

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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....

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Connext raises $12 million from ConsenSys

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Focused on blockchain interoperability, Connext has raised $ 12 million from 1kx and ConsenSys-affiliated Mesh. Funding was provided by 82 investors. Among them: Coinbase Ventures, OkEx Ventures, eGirl Capital, Hashed, as well as various business angels, including André Cronier from yEarn.Finance...

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Nuclear-Powered BTC Mining to Start in Ohio in December

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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...

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Nasdaq-listed Bit Digital mined 562 BTC in Q2

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In the Q2 of 2021, Nasdaq-listed Bit Digital generated 562.9 BTC, according to its income statement. That is less than in the previous reporting period due to the migration of computing power from China. According to the press release, on June 21, Bit Digital halted operations in China and...

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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