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Bullish

Bullish will become public through the merger with SPAC

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Cryptocurrency exchange operator Bullish will go public through a reverse merger with SPAC Far Peak Acquisition. The cost of the combined structure was estimated at $9 billion. Bullish Global is a subsidiary of Block.One, which is behind the development of the EOS project. In May 2021, the latter...

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Biden and Putin Discussed Acting On Bitcoin Ransomware

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White House announced that US president Joe Biden had a phone talk with Russia's President Vladimir Putin on July 9. The subject was ransomware attacks from Russia-based gangs that occurred recently. Biden said the US finds Russia must take measures against the cybercriminals when the US gives them...

The UK

The UK to strengthen oversight of cryptocurrency advertising

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The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) will strengthen its oversight of crypto-themed advertisements. That was stated by Miles Lockwood, head of complaints and investigations at the ASA. According to him, already in July, the regulator will take several "serious measures" to find and...

Mining

Bitcoin mining power consumption fell by almost 60%

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The power consumption of the bitcoin network has dropped to its lowest level since November 2020. The Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI) dropped almost 60% on an annualized basis. If in the spring miners consumed more than 143 TW/h of electricity, now this volume is about 62...

Santander

Santander announced the blocking of transactions for Binance

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The British division of Santander Bank has stopped sending funds to the Binance cryptocurrency exchange. The blocking of transactions is intended to protect investors as part of the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) policy, in a statement from the Spanish financial giant. The regulator...

Steve Wozniak about Bitcoin and gold

Steve Wozniak Finds BTC is Better Than Gold

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American electronics engineer, Apple's co-founder Steve Wozniak, who had previously supported Bitcoin many times, said recently BTC is better than gold and that it's a mathematical miracle. Wozniak shared his views in terms of the event Jalisco Talent Land Digital 2021 held in Mexico. He says the...

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Elon Musk Compared Dogecoin to BTC and Ether

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk talked about cryptocurrencies another time. He shared his opinion on Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dogecoin, mentioning the advantages of the last one. Particularly, commenting on crypto and Dogecoin Youtuber Matt Wallace's tweet about Dogecoin update, Musk wrote BTC and Ether...

Novogratz

Mike Novogratz: Asia sells and the US buys bitcoins

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Bitcoin (BTC) on Friday, July 9, is trading in the region of $ 33,000. Almost all altcoins are also losing today. Cryptocurrencies are retreating amid strong pressure from the Chinese authorities. In the middle of this week, the People’s Bank of China once again called BTC and other coins...

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Square Begins the Development of BTC Hardware Wallet

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Financial services company Square restated the plans of launching its BTC hardware wallet. The director of hardware engineering at the firm, Jesse Dorogusker posted a series of tweets on July 8. He wrote the Square team intends to develop a hardware wallet to expand BTC adoption. People can ask...

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Indian crypto exchanges are not afraid of the fall of BTC

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Crypto exchanges serving Indian traders see no reason to panic despite the dominance of bearish sentiment in the market. As Business Insider India clarifies, local trading platforms, on the contrary, are actively developing infrastructure for transactions with digital currencies. The exchanges were...

New Zealand

New Zealand will analyze implications of the launch of CBDC

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The Central Bank of Jamaica announced its intention to begin testing its digital currency (CBDC) in August 2021. The list of countries ready to launch a token, if necessary, is constantly growing. New Zealand may be replenishing it soon. The central bank plans in the coming months to analyze the...

Binance

Polish regulator drew attention to the Binance exchange

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Many states are interested in the activities of the Binance cryptocurrency exchange. For example, British banks began to impose restrictions on the withdrawal of funds to Binance against the background of increased government control over the trading floor. Regulators from Canada, Japan, and...

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Newly Launched ShibaSwap Scores Over $1.5B TVL in 2 Days

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Decentralized exchange ShibaSwap, launched on July 6, has scored $1.5 B total value locked (TVL) within 48 hours. The DEX comes from the Ethereum-based meme token Shiba Inu (SHIB). ShibaSwap also presented a yield farming option that enables users to stake tokens and get rewards. So, by adding...

Jamaica

Jamaica announced trials of its token

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Back in March 2021, the Central Bank of Jamaica promised to begin testing its digital currency (CBDC) in May. The tests should be completed by the end of this year, the regulator emphasized. This week, the Bank of Japan announced that testing of the digital currency will begin in August. The head...

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Meitu Loses $17.3 M on BTC but Gained $14.7 M on Ether

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Tech company Meitu reported about the results of its Bitcoin and Ethereum investments. As mentioned, Meitu has lost around $17.3 M, having invested in BTC. On the other, Ether investment has brought the company a profit of $14.7 M. Launched in 2008, Meitu builds mobile video and photography...

Ethereum

Ethereum trades drop to lowest since January 2021

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The largest altcoin ether (ETH) is moderately gaining in value this week. On the night of Thursday, July 8, the cryptocurrency rose to $ 2350. In 24 hours, the capitalization of ETH increased by 3% to $ 274.374 billion. Network activity grew slightly, but the number of transactions on Ethereum, on...

Bitcoin price July 2021

BTC Price Fell Under $33.000, Crypto Market Cap at $1.38 T

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Bitcoin's attempts to go up $35.000 failed. The price of the coin has lost around 6.5% in the previous 24 hours and now stands at about $32.500. Bitcoin market dominance index is 44.2% The total crypto market cap is $ 100 B down from yesterday. It stands at $1.38...

Cardano

Cardano Foundation presented a development plan for 5 years

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By 2026, at least three Fortune 500 companies will use the Cardano cryptocurrency (ADA), and 50 banks will partner with the Cardano Foundation. This was told by the head of the non-profit organization Frederick Gregaard. According to Gregaard’s presentation, as part of its short-term development...

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