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Blockstream

Blockstream will launch Bitcoin hashrate-backed token

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Infrastructure company Blockstream has announced the release of security tokens designed to make it easier for investors to mine the first cryptocurrency. Each Blockstream Mining Note (BMN) will grant the owner the right to mine bitcoin with a hash rate of 2000 TH / s at the company's facilities in...

FCA crypto

UK Crypto Firms to Issue Yearly Financial Crime Reports

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The regulatory agency of the United Kingdom, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said that crypto assets firms refer to the class of organizations that must deliver financial reports of crime (REP-CRIM) annually. We have published our policy statement, which will see #crypto asset businesses added...

SEC vs Ripple

XRP Owners' Appeal to Take Part in the Trial Is Granted

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On March 29, the U.S. district court of New York issued an answer to the request made by XRP holders. Judge Analisa Torres approved their appeal to be engaged in the SEC’s lawsuit against Ripple Labs as third-party defendants. As stated in the released decision, XRP holders can file their motion...

BNB

BNB has the best performance out of the top 10 altcoins

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Over the past 24 hours, the digital currency Binance Coin (BNB) has achieved the best results. This coin has skyrocketed in value by over 10% and is now trading at a three-week high. At the time of publication of this review, the BNB rate has risen to $ 303. The market capitalization of the altcoin...

Coinbase hired  Brett Redfearn

Coinbase Employed Ex-SEC Officer Brett Redfearn

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Leading cryptocurrency trading platform Coinbase has employed a previous executive of the SEC's Trading and markets section Brett W. Redfearn before going public with direct placement on Nasdaq. Brett Redfearn's position at Coinbase is Capital Markets' head. He is an experienced specialist serving...

Japan

Japan issues first regulated security tokens

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Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (SMTB) and security token technology provider Securitize have privately placed Japan's first such instrument by local legislation. In Japan, firms are showing a growing interest in security token initial offerings (STOs). SMBT is a member of the Japan Security Token...

CoinShares

CoinShares records weakening institutional interest in BTC

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Analysts at the asset management company CoinShares found out that the interest of institutional investors in cryptocurrencies has decreased by the end of the past week. The team's report says that last week ending March 27, investments in crypto-focused products totaled just $ 21 million, the...

Tether assurance report

Tether Shared an Assurance Report

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Tether stablecoin 1:1 backed to USD, issued a certitude report carried out by accounting operations provider Moore Cayman. The paper states that USDT units are 100% sustained. Earlier, Paxos stablecoin released a similar report. Moore Cayman's estimations show that Tether’s holdings as of Feb....

PayPal allows crypto

PayPal Allows U.S. Clients to Pay Merchants with Crypto

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Major payments entity PayPal announced enabling US clients to pay merchants from over the world with crypto. Specifically, users holding BTC, Eth, Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Litecoin (LTC) in PayPal wallets will have the option to exchange them with fiat money at checkouts for trading. PayPal's Chief...

India

India will be offered an alternative regulation of cryptos

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Several cryptocurrency exchanges in India will send their proposals to the authorities for effective regulation of the industry. Among the recipients of the document are Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and the Reserve Bank (RBI). The authors of the initiative included information on global...

Bitcoin

Bitcoin dominance index plunges to six-month low

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Bitcoin tried to resume expansion earlier this week and break above $ 60,000. However, the coin was able to only briefly exceed $58,000 and then rolled back again. On the night of Tuesday, March 30, the BTC rate is holding around $ 57,750. The bitcoin dominance index is now at its lowest value...

Francis Suarez

Miami mayor highlights environmental threats from BTC mining

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Miami Mayor Francis Suarez is known for his positive attitude towards BTC. He recently launched an initiative to pay local government officials a salary in BTC. Besides, the mayor believes that it is possible to allow residents of his city to pay taxes in cryptocurrency. During a conversation with...

Bank of Korea

Bank of Korea believes that CB tokens will replace bitcoin

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If central banks launch CBDCs, then Bitcoin will lose popularity among investors. This is the opinion of the leadership of the Bank of Korea. The head of the regulator Li Zhu-Yeol stressed that BTC will gradually become history, as the decentralized cryptocurrency will simply cease to be used....

Bitcoin

Long-term Bitcoin storage trend continues to dominate

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Bitcoin supporters, or so-called hodlers, continue to hoard cryptocurrency despite periodic pullbacks. Many analysts often pay attention to this trend. The Glassnode team found out that the Bitcoin market supply fell to a three-month low (45.36%). More than half of the cryptocurrency is now stored...

Latvian airline DOGE, ETH

Latvian Airline airBaltic Accepts DOGE and Ether Payments

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Latvian aviation company airBaltic announced today (March 29) about enabling Doge and Ether as a payment method. The firm was the first to accept Bitcoin payments back in 2014. Then it added Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and four stablecoins backed by the USD: USD Coin (USDC), Binance Dollar (BUSD), Gemini...

Charles Hoskinson

According to Hoskinson US will not ban bitcoin

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Charles Hoskinson, CEO of the IOHK company behind Cardano, vehemently rejected the possibility of a US government banning the first cryptocurrency. During the AMA (ask me anything) session, he said: “This ship sailed. Bitcoin is not...

Visa crypto transfers

Visa to Provide Payment Settlements Via Crypto

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International payments technology company Visa said on March 29 it will unlock the option of using USD Coin (USDC) to settle transactions on the platform. Visa teamed up with cryptocurrency and payment operations provider Crypto.com to launch the pilot project. The company aims to offer more firms...

Video consoler BTC mining

YouTuber Adjusted His Nintengo Game Boy For BTC Mining

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A Youtuber with the nickname “stacksmashing” shared a video on March 27, where he converts his 30 years old 8-bit handheld video game console into a mining device for Bitcoin. Nintengo Game Boy was initially an electronic device for outputting a video signal or image to illustrate a video...

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