The great unbanking: How DeFi is completing the job Bitcoin started
While most of us will prefer to forget the horrors of 2020, DeFi may well prove to be the guarantee of a better, more liberated future. In a broad...
US Banks Can Now Hold Reserves for Stablecoin Issuers, Says Federal Banking Regulator
The U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) on Monday published a letter clarifying that national banks and federal savings associations can now hold reserves for stablecoin...
Equilibrium receives Web3 grant to develop its universal DeFi module
Web3 Foundation has an established history of offering grants of up to $100,000 for groundbreaking technologies. Decentralized finance startup Equilibrium has received a grant of $27,000 from the Web3...
Earth needs Bitcoin as economy hits ‘debt saturation point’ — Keiser
Earth is reaching a historic “inflection point,” Keiser warns after Singapore’s central bank admits that more debt is not an option for anyone. The world now has so much...
Global Hashpower Exchange Launches World’s First Exchange Dedicated to Hashpower Futures – GHPEX.com
September 22, 2020 – Global Hash Power Exchange today announced the launch of GHPEX.com, the world’s first crypto exchange devoted to trading hashpower futures, signaling the next evolution of...
Canada’s first regulated crypto exchange Wealthsimple Crypto goes live
Winklevoss brothers-founded Gemini powers the first regulated crypto exchange in Canada. Wealthsimple Crypto, the first regulated cryptocurrency exchange in Canada, is rolling out its trading platform to the public...
Indian police begin probe into alleged $270K cryptocurrency exchange scam
Another cryptocurrency scam in India has reportedly duped investors of hundreds of thousands of dollars. The operator of Delhi-based cryptocurrency platform Pluto Exchange is accused of duping 43 investors...
Austrian gin makers to use blockchain to guarantee bottles’ rarity
The world of fine spirits continues to apply distributed ledger technology. The Stin, an Austrian-based gin distiller, is set to use ICON (ICX), South Korea’s largest public blockchain project,...
Bitcoin and Crypto Market Roundup for the Week Gone by
Bitcoin is back in the driving seat. The leading crypto has made 2.5% gains over the past week, pushing the crypto market upwards as sentiment shifts in favor of...
Binance.US CEO calls companies not integrating crypto ‘ignorant’
The CEO called digital assets a “pandemic resilient” solution for businesses. Catherine Coley, the CEO of crypto exchange Binance’s United States branch, says adopting crypto may be one of...
Analysts Explain Why Bitcoin Bearish Correction Could Turn Worse
Bitcoin is trading almost 17 percent below its year-to-date high near $12,500. And, according to analysts at TradingShot, the downside bias is about to turn a lot worse. The...
Digital euro will not be a substitute for cash: ECB President
“A digital euro could be a complement to, not a substitute for, cash,” Lagarde said. Any digital currency released in the European Union may not fully replace fiat, said...