Category: Cryptocurrency

John McAfee Indicted On Fraud & Money Laundering Charges For ‘Pump And Dump’ Scheme
John McAfee and his executive adviser Jimmy Gale Watson Jr. have been charged with securities fraud. Federal prosecutors believe the pair earned nearly $2 million due to a ‘pump...
Posted on Mar 5, 2021
BitGo Acquires Trust License From New York Regulators
Digital asset custody BitGo has received a New York Trust license from the New York State Department of Financial Services.
Posted on Mar 5, 2021
Gemini Exchange Launches Dedicated Service “Gemini Fund Solutions”
Gemini Crypto exchange and the custodian has launched a new dedicated service called Gemini Fund Solutions.
Posted on Mar 4, 2021
Crypto.com Raises $200 Million For Cryptocurrency Startups
Crypto.com announced the launch of Crypto.com Capital. Its venture arm has set aside $200 million to invest in promising cryptocurrency startups. The move was made to accelerate the growth...
Posted on Mar 4, 2021
Bitfinex Launches New Cryptocurrency Payment System
Cryptocurrency trading platform Bitfinex has launched a new payment system known as Bitfinex Pay. The service aims to help online merchants receive crypto payments in Bitcoin, Ether, and Tether...
Posted on Mar 3, 2021
PayPal Reportedly Buying Cryptocurrency Custody Firm Curv
PayPal reportedly is set to acquire cryptocurrency custody firm Curv. With price estimates ranging between $200 to $500 million. The Curv acquisition is the latest in a series of...
Posted on Mar 3, 2021
Bitcoin Payments To Be Accepted At Canada-Based Car Dealership
Beginning in March, Quebec-based car dealership HGreg’s will accept bitcoin payments for the purchase of new or pre-owned vehicles. This includes all 30 of their dealerships in both Canada...
Posted on Mar 2, 2021
Coinsilium Group Limited Planning to Launch NFT Technology
Coinsilium Group Limited is planning to launch a non-fungible token (NFT) technology development studio in Gibraltar.
Posted on Mar 2, 2021
BlockFi Announces Record Payments For Clients In February
Crypto lending firm BlockFi posted another record-breaking month in February. The firm paid out over $35 million in interest payments to its clients. This breaks the firm’s previous record...
Posted on Mar 1, 2021
FD7 Ventures Converting $750 Million Of Bitcoin Into Cardano, Polkadot Tokens
Dubai-based crypto-investment fund FD7 Ventures is selling $750 million worth of Bitcoin. It will then use the proceeds to increase positions in Cardano (ADA) and Polkadot (DOT) tokens. FD7...
Posted on Feb 26, 2021
Grayscale Exploring 23 Cryptocurrencies For Potential Investment Products
Grayscale Investments has revealed the cryptocurrencies that it is considering to create new investment products. The world’s largest digital currency investment group listed 23 tokens in total. Blockchains such...
Posted on Feb 26, 2021
Kraken Planning To Raise New Funds At Over $10 Billion Valuation
Kraken is in talks with Fidelity, Tribe Capital and General Atlantic. To raise new funds with a target valuation of over $10 billion.
Posted on Feb 26, 2021