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Grayscale adds cardano to Large Cap Fund

Grayscale Adds Cardano (ADA) To Its Digital Large Cap Fund

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Leading digital currency asset manager Grayscale announced adding the native token of the Cardano blockchain ADA to its Digital Large Cap Fund (GDLC). Welcome aboard, #Cardano. We have adjusted the portfolio of Grayscale Digital Large Cap Fund to now include $ADA.— Grayscale (@Grayscale)...

Bitcoin

Bitcoin closes worst second quarter since 2018

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Bitcoin met July at $ 33,500. The coin attempted to break above $ 37,000 at the beginning of the week but failed to break the resistance that sharply increased after breaking the $ 35,000 mark. At the very beginning of the second quarter of 2021, BTC was trading at around $ 58,800. However, by the...

JPMorgan crypto staking

JPMorgan Team Is Positive About Ethereum2.0 and Staking

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JPMorgan recently published a report, where the CEO Jamie Dimon and two senior analysts shared their views on blockchains, Ethereum upgrades, and staking. They mentioned the importance of running more energy-efficient networks and that the popularity of these types of networks will grow. As...

USA

USA urges El Salvador to ensure robust BTC regulation

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In early June of this year, the Parliament of El Salvador adopted a bill on the legalization of bitcoin, initiated by the team of the country's President Nayib Bukele. However, international financial organizations represented by the World Bank and the IMF criticized this decision by the...

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Robinhood Files for Initial Public Offering

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On July 1, California-based financial services company Robinhood filed for IPO with the US SEC. The news came one day later after being fined $70 M by Wall Street's industry regulator. Despite the fine and lawsuits, the platform has been growing. Currently, it holds over $80 M in assets and the...

Bitcoin

German institutions have the opportunity to invest in BTC

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On July 1, a law came into effect in Germany, giving the right to investment funds to invest in products focused on the cryptosphere. In theory, more than € 400 billion could be channeled into digital assets. The law allows institutions to channel up to 20% of their capital into innovative...

Bitcoin active addresses

BTC Active Addresses Hit the Lowest Mark Since April 2021

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Data from Glassnode shows that the number of Bitcoin active addresses has dropped by around 60% over the previous six weeks, becoming 758.000 from 1.3 M. This is the lowest indicator since April 2020. Daily transaction volume is also down. It fell below 300.000 for the first time since March 2020....

Gold

Gold in the second quarter will be more profitable than BTC

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In a report by analysts from the investment bank JPMorgan, it is said that in the Q2 of 2021, institutional investors began to withdraw from bitcoin en masse. The driver of the change in the tactics of major players was the fall in the value of the largest cryptocurrency in May. At the same time,...

Novogratz

Novogratz spoke about point of flight of miners from China

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Against the background of the tightening of the policy of the Chinese authorities, mining companies are massively migrating to safer jurisdictions. It was this factor that led to a record drop in the bitcoin hash rate to the lowest values since May 2020. That has dropped below 100 exahashes per...

SoftBank Bitcoin Mercado investment

SoftBank Invests $200 M in Crypto Platform Mercado Bitcoin

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Tokyo-based multinational bank SoftBank has invested $200 M in Brazil's primary crypto exchange Mercado Bitcoin. The capital was attracted in terms of a Series B round. Thus, with the funding of digital asset 2TM Group, which owns the platform, its valuation reached around $2.1 B. 2TM aims to use...

US Congress

US Congress discussed the problems of legalizing crypto

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Issues related to crypto regulation are periodically raised in the US Congress. Last Wednesday, the House of Representatives Finance Committee again held a meeting to assess the risks and implications of legalizing digital currencies. This event was attended by representatives of the expert...

Elon Musk memes Dogecoin

Elon Musk Post Another Doge-Related Tweet

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Today, July 1, business magnate Elon Musk tweeted about his favorite cryptocurrency Dogecoin, again. Particularly, he wrote, "Release the Doge" as a description of the meme that depicts a photo of the popular movie "Godfather". The changed words of Godfather are "You came...

Spain

Spain may issue its digital currency

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From European countries, Sweden and France recently announced accelerating efforts to create national digital currencies (CBDCs). Now Spain can join them. A proposal was sent to the Congress of this state to launch a token in connection with a decrease in the use of cash. A supporter of the launch...

Crypto Worldcoin

A Startup That Scans EyeBall and Gives Crypto Raised $25 M

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American entrepreneur, the CEO of AI study and deployment company, OpenAI, Sam Altman presents a new startup, "WorldCoin" with two partners, Alexander Blania and Max Novendstern. The project gives a new type of crypto coin to every person. It needs to scan the people's eyeballs to provide...

Bitcoin

Salvadorans can choose a crypto wallet to receive BTC

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At the end of last week, the President of El Salvador Nayib Bukele promised to give out $ 30 in bitcoin to all residents of the country. Then it became known that the state would send this cryptocurrency to Chivo crypto wallets. The developers of this service have become official partners of the El...

Africrypt

Defendants of $3.6B fraud named their amount of damages

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Reis Keiji, one of the founders of bankrupt crypto investment firm Africrypt, said that her portfolio did not come close to the attributed amount of $ 3.6 billion. “At the peak of the market, we managed just over $ 200 million,” Keiji said. According to him, the company irretrievably lost no...

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A BNY Mellon Unit Has Different Crypto View From the Bank

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American major bank BNY Mellon says it's the primary international bank to enable customers to hold, exchange and issue digital currencies. However, one of the bank's fund management branches doesn't quite agree with the company's crypto strategy. BNY Mellon's subsidiary Insight Investment which...

Bank of England

British bank has set a limit on sending funds to exchanges

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British authorities are tightening control over the cryptocurrency market. In connection with the tightening of the kingdom's position, local banks began to limit the operational capabilities of customers investing in bitcoin and other digital currencies. NatWest bank has set a limit on sending...

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