Major Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Says Client Data Breached

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 26. 20:53

Major Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Says Client Data Breached The exchange claimed the breached personal data wasn't likely seen "by the bad actor” and customers' assets are “secure in cold storage and are not at risk.”

Crypto Exchange Huobi Denies Rumors It Will Merge With Poloniex

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 18:01

Crypto Exchange Huobi Denies Rumors It Will Merge With Poloniex Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has said rumours that it will merge with Poloniex are "categorically untrue."

US State Regulators Investigating Crypto Trading Firm Genesis Global Capital: Barron’s

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 17:47

US State Regulators Investigating Crypto Trading Firm Genesis Global Capital: Barron’s Several regulators, including the Alabama Securities Commission, are looking into whether Genesis may have violated securities laws, according to Barron’s.

Crypto Exchange Binance Delists Serum Trading Pairs Amid FTX Connection

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 15:24

Crypto Exchange Binance Delists Serum Trading Pairs Amid FTX Connection Cryptocurrency exchange Binance delisted three Serum (SRM) trading pairs on Friday as the fallout from FTX's collapse continues.

Bitcoin.org's 'Cøbra' Must Unmask to Challenge Craig Wright's Legal Costs, UK Court Rules

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 15:09

Bitcoin.org's 'Cøbra' Must Unmask to Challenge Craig Wright's Legal Costs, UK Court Rules Wright, the self-proclaimed inventor of Bitcoin, was granted permission to serve papers on Cobra as he sought a declaration of his ownership of the copyright to the Bitcoin white paper.

First Mover Americas: Binance Increases Recovery Fund, wBTC Loses Its Peg

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 13:05

First Mover Americas: Binance Increases Recovery Fund, wBTC Loses Its Peg The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for Nov. 25, 2022. First Mover is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter that contextualizes the latest actions in the crypto markets.

Turkish Authorities Order Seizure of 'Suspicious' FTX Assets

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 11:58

Turkish Authorities Order Seizure of 'Suspicious' FTX Assets The country's Financial Crimes Investigation Board MASAK says the founder of the collapsed crypto exchange Sam Bankman-Fried is also under investigation.

Matrixport Favors 'Systematic Bitcoin Call Overwriting' Strategy for 2023

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 11:53

Matrixport Favors 'Systematic Bitcoin Call Overwriting' Strategy for 2023 The strategy involves owning bitcoin while selling weekly call options with strike prices above the market level.

Jihan Wu's Crypto Lender Matrixport Looks to Raise $100M at $1.5B Valuation

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 08:36

Jihan Wu's Crypto Lender Matrixport Looks to Raise $100M at $1.5B Valuation Matrixport has $5 billion in trading volume every month, along with $10 billion in assets under management and custody.

Binance Allocates Another $1B for Its Crypto Recovery Fund

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 25. 07:01

Binance Allocates Another $1B for Its Crypto Recovery Fund Other prominent crypto players, including Aptos Labs and Jump Crypto, have also joined Binance's initiative.

Cardano DeFi Project Ardana Halts Development, Citing Funding, Timeline Concerns

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 20:27

Cardano DeFi Project Ardana Halts Development, Citing Funding, Timeline Concerns The project closed a $10 million round led by now bankrupt crypto hedge fund firm Three Arrows Capital last year.

Bitcoin, Ether Needn't Follow Financial Rules, Belgian Regulator Says

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 16:31

Bitcoin, Ether Needn't Follow Financial Rules, Belgian Regulator Says Officials hope to fend off a rising number of questions about how crypto should be regulated and when they should be treated as securities.

Jump Crypto, Aptos Labs Commit to Binance-Led $1B Recovery Fund

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 16:26

Jump Crypto, Aptos Labs Commit to Binance-Led $1B Recovery Fund Several prominent crypto companies including Aptos Labs and Jump Crypto will contribute $50 million to the planned $1 billion Industry Recovery Initiative (IRI).

Argentine Crypto Exchange Lemon Sheds Roughly 100 Jobs, Citing Challenging Industry Conditions

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 16:10

Argentine Crypto Exchange Lemon Sheds Roughly 100 Jobs, Citing Challenging Industry Conditions Reasons for the 38% cut also include uncertainty in the venture capital market, CEO Marcelo Cavazzoli said.

Ethereum Developers Agree on What Could Be Included in the Next Upgrade – But Not When

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 16:06

Ethereum Developers Agree on What Could Be Included in the Next Upgrade – But Not When Staked ETH withdrawals made the cut – but the timeline for when that will happen still isn't any clearer.

UK Lawmakers Support Easy Seizure of Crypto Linked to Terrorist Activity

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 16:00

UK Lawmakers Support Easy Seizure of Crypto Linked to Terrorist Activity Lawmakers had already accepted amendments to a new bill to make it easier for law enforcement to target crypto and related property linked to crime.

Crypto Self-Custodying Offers Protection Amid FTX Exchange Fallout

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 13:45

Crypto Self-Custodying Offers Protection Amid FTX Exchange Fallout Huge losses of funds at FTX have shaken the trust of crypto investors, but private keys and crypto wallets can protect investors from fraud and mismanagement.

First Mover Americas: Binance.US to Bid for Voyager

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 13:05

First Mover Americas: Binance.US to Bid for Voyager The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for Nov. 23, 2022. First Mover is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter that contextualizes the latest actions in the crypto markets.

Crypto Exchange Bybit Announces $100M Fund to Support Institutional Clients

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 11:09

Crypto Exchange Bybit Announces $100M Fund to Support Institutional Clients The exchange will offer up to $10 million to institutional clients and market makers.

No Let-Up in Demand for Bitcoin, Ether Puts After Dovish Fed Minutes

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 11:01

No Let-Up in Demand for Bitcoin, Ether Puts After Dovish Fed Minutes Puts tied to BTC and ETH continued to draw demand as the crypto market remained focused on the FTX contagion.

Binance.US to Bid for Crypto Lender Voyager, CZ Confirms

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 09:06

Binance.US to Bid for Crypto Lender Voyager, CZ Confirms Binance CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao has confirmed that the exchange's U.S. wing will be making a fresh bid for crypto lender Voyager now that the defunct FTX is unable to follow through with acquiring it.

Bahamas Securities Regulator Blasts 'Inaccurate' Accusations Made by FTX

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 09:03

Bahamas Securities Regulator Blasts 'Inaccurate' Accusations Made by FTX The Securities Commission of The Bahamas said FTX "misrepresented" the regulator's move to secure the embattled exchange's assets against hacks in bankruptcy court filings in the U.S.

Binance Targets $1B Recovery Fund for Distressed Crypto Assets: Bloomberg

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 08:23

Binance Targets $1B Recovery Fund for Distressed Crypto Assets: Bloomberg The Binance fund will be open to contributions from other industry players.

Singapore Starts Fraud Investigation In to Crypto Exchange Hodlnaut

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 06:32

Singapore Starts Fraud Investigation In to Crypto Exchange Hodlnaut The police are reportedly looking into allegations of cheating and fraud by the company and its directors.

Singapore Starts Fraud Investigation In to Crypto Exchange Hodlnaut: Reports

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 06:32

Singapore Starts Fraud Investigation In to Crypto Exchange Hodlnaut: Reports The police are reportedly looking into allegations of cheating and fraud by the company and its directors.

Ethereum Software Firm ConsenSys Reveals it Collects User Data

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 06:01

Ethereum Software Firm ConsenSys Reveals it Collects User Data The firm said when using Infura as an RPC on MetaMask, a user's IP address and wallet address information would also be collected.

First Mover Asia: Cryptos Fly Higher as U.S. Turkey Day Holiday Approaches

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 24. 00:18

First Mover Asia: Cryptos Fly Higher as U.S. Turkey Day Holiday Approaches The CEO of crypto lending and borrowing platform Hexn.io, believes recent crypto debacles will leave the industry stronger by weeding out weaker companies and fostering stronger regulatory efforts.

Market Wrap: Who Transferred 10K Bitcoin From Wallet Linked to the Failed BTC-e Exchange?

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 22:34

Market Wrap: Who Transferred 10K Bitcoin From Wallet Linked to the Failed BTC-e Exchange? Bitcoin stayed above $16K after the Fed minutes and Genesis Global Capital confirmed hiring investment bank Moelis. Market Wrap is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter diving into what happened in today's crypto markets.

Mansplaining Your Way Through the Crypto Crash at Thanksgiving

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 21:18

Mansplaining Your Way Through the Crypto Crash at Thanksgiving No, you don’t have to accept any personal responsibility for suggesting Anchor was just like a savings account.

ApeCoin DAO Launches Community-Driven NFT Marketplace

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 20:52

ApeCoin DAO Launches Community-Driven NFT Marketplace The new platform offers features built especially for the Bored Ape Yacht Club and Otherside communities, its CEO said.

Bitcoin Jumps Briefly After Fed Minutes Show Officials Favor Slower Rate Hikes

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 19:48

Bitcoin Jumps Briefly After Fed Minutes Show Officials Favor Slower Rate Hikes The majority of Federal Reserve officials thought slower rate hikes would be appropriate soon. It is still unclear how high the terminal rate will be.

Genesis Global Capital Confirms Hiring Investment Bank Moelis, Talks With Potential Investors

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 19:47

Genesis Global Capital Confirms Hiring Investment Bank Moelis, Talks With Potential Investors Genesis also started talks with its largest creditors and borrowers, including Gemini and DCG, to agree on a solution.

Crypto’s Future Will Be Based on Self-Custody and Regulation: Kraken's Dave Ripley

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 19:42

Crypto’s Future Will Be Based on Self-Custody and Regulation: Kraken's Dave Ripley The interim chief executive discusses why the future of crypto will be based on proof-of-reserves and thoughtful regulation.

FTX Contagion Revives Dreaded 2022 Crypto Knell – the ‘Withdrawal Halt’

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 19:23

FTX Contagion Revives Dreaded 2022 Crypto Knell – the ‘Withdrawal Halt’ The downfall of the FTX exchange has caused a domino effect: a growing list of crypto firms, such as BlockFi and Genesis, halting withdrawals. CoinDesk counts 15 of these announcements just this year.

Ethereum R&D Firm Flashbots Shares Details About Its Next-Gen Block Builder

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 19:03

Ethereum R&D Firm Flashbots Shares Details About Its Next-Gen Block Builder After teasing SUAVE at this year’s Devcon, Flashbots details how the plug-and-play solution will transform the way validators earn MEV.

Founder of EOS Developer Block.One Buys 9.3% of Crypto Bank Silvergate

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 18:54

Founder of EOS Developer Block.One Buys 9.3% of Crypto Bank Silvergate The purchase make Brendan Blumer the largest holder of Silvergate.

Bitcoin Clings to $16K Ahead of Fed Minutes

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 18:28

Bitcoin Clings to $16K Ahead of Fed Minutes Bitcoin was steady, around $16,300, as traders anticipated the release of the Federal Reserve meeting minutes later Wednesday.

3 Things We Learned at Tornado Cash Dev Alexey Pertsev's Trial

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 18:11

3 Things We Learned at Tornado Cash Dev Alexey Pertsev's Trial A prosecution of Tornado Cash privacy protocol developer said little about free speech – but may get into the details of how DeFi works

Bitcoin Wallet of the Failed BTC-e Exchange Wakes Up

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 16:49

Bitcoin Wallet of the Failed BTC-e Exchange Wakes Up A wallet linked to the failed crypto exchange transferred 10,000 bitcoin even as the alleged operator sat in jail.

US Senators Demand Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX Execs Be Held Accountable to 'Fullest Extent of the Law’

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 16:42

US Senators Demand Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX Execs Be Held Accountable to 'Fullest Extent of the Law’ U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) signed onto the Wednesday letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland.

Senator Warren Demands Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX Execs Be Held Accountable to 'Fullest Extent of the Law’

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 16:42

Senator Warren Demands Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX Execs Be Held Accountable to 'Fullest Extent of the Law’ U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) signed onto the Wednesday letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland.

First Mover Americas: FTX’s First Hearing, Genesis Seeks Help

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 13:27

First Mover Americas: FTX’s First Hearing, Genesis Seeks Help The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for Nov. 23, 2022. First Mover is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter that contextualizes the latest actions in the crypto markets.

Alameda-Backed Crypto Trading Firm 3Commas Says It’s Pretty Sure It Wasn’t Breached

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 13:15

Alameda-Backed Crypto Trading Firm 3Commas Says It’s Pretty Sure It Wasn’t Breached Users who have lost millions suspect 3Commas of leaking sensitive API credentials, but the firm insists that it is not to blame for the stolen funds “to our best current knowledge.”

Australia's Markets Watchdog Sues Fintech Company Block Earner

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 12:32

Australia's Markets Watchdog Sues Fintech Company Block Earner Australia's markets regulator, ASIC, is suing the company for allegedly providing financial services that should be licensed, leaving "consumers without important protections."

Anxious Ethereum Stakers Question When They’ll Be Able to Access Funds

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 12:30

Anxious Ethereum Stakers Question When They’ll Be Able to Access Funds Developers are determined to include staked ETH withdrawals in Shanghai, the next Ethereum update, but the timeline is still vague. Valid Points is CoinDesk’s weekly newsletter breaking down Ethereum’s evolution and its impact on crypto markets.

Bank of Japan to Run CBDC Experiments With Country's Megabanks: Report

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 12:22

Bank of Japan to Run CBDC Experiments With Country's Megabanks: Report The central bank will decide on issuing a CBDC in 2026.

El Salvador Proposes Digital Securities Bill, Paves Way for Bitcoin Bonds

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 11:46

El Salvador Proposes Digital Securities Bill, Paves Way for Bitcoin Bonds The legislation paves the way for the issuance of El Salvador's "volcano bonds" expected to raise $1 billion for the government.

Binance's Crypto Mining Pool Adds Ravencoin Support

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 11:15

Binance's Crypto Mining Pool Adds Ravencoin Support Former Ethereum miners have been drawn to alternative coins like Ravencoin after they had to leave the Ethereum network post-merge.

Singapore Bank DBS Completes Fixed Income Trade on JPMorgan's Blockchain Network Onyx

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 09:26

Singapore Bank DBS Completes Fixed Income Trade on JPMorgan's Blockchain Network Onyx Singaporean bank DBS is the latest big bank to harness JPMorgan's blockchain-based fixed income trading network Onyx, becoming the first Asian bank to do so.

Pre-Halving Rally? Litecoin Surges 43% to 6-Month High

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 07:30

Pre-Halving Rally? Litecoin Surges 43% to 6-Month High Litecoin third mining reward halving due in eight months will cut LTC's pace of supply expansion by 50%.

New York Imposes 2-Year Moratorium on New Proof-of-Work Mining After Gov. Hochul Signs Bill

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 03:44

New York Imposes 2-Year Moratorium on New Proof-of-Work Mining After Gov. Hochul Signs Bill The new law sets a two-year moratorium on new and renewed air permits for fossil fuel power plants used for energy-intensive proof-of-work (PoW) cryptocurrency mining.

New York Imposes 2-Year Moratorium on New Proof of Work Mining After Gov. Hochul Signs Bill Into Law

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 03:44

New York Imposes 2-Year Moratorium on New Proof of Work Mining After Gov. Hochul Signs Bill Into Law The new law sets a two-year moratorium on new and renewed air permits for fossil fuel power plants used for energy-intensive proof-of-work (PoW) cryptocurrency mining.

First Mover Asia: Bitcoin Holds Firm Over $16K After Tracking Stocks Upward

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 02:03

First Mover Asia: Bitcoin Holds Firm Over $16K After Tracking Stocks Upward James Rubin writes that Changpeng Zhao and Elon Musk, among others, have spoken freely when discussing the fallout from cryptos' rapidly expanding crises and the individuals behind them. But they haven't always been consistent or fair.

'Personal Fiefdom': Some Takeaways From FTX's First Bankruptcy Hearing

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 00:30

'Personal Fiefdom': Some Takeaways From FTX's First Bankruptcy Hearing Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Yankees! For the rest of you, I’m counting on you to keep an eye on Twitter in case someone else files for bankruptcy. But today, we’re looking at FTX’s first bankruptcy hearing.

Binance US Steps Into National Politics With New Campaign PAC

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 23. 00:20

Binance US Steps Into National Politics With New Campaign PAC As campaign mega-donor Sam Bankman-Fried and his FTX compatriots vanish from U.S. policy circles, their absence left a void in the crypto industry’s political involvement. Part of that may be filled by the U.S. arm of rival Binance.

Crypto Mining and Staking Firm Foundry Buys Some of Troubled Bitcoin Miner Compute North's Assets

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 23:29

Crypto Mining and Staking Firm Foundry Buys Some of Troubled Bitcoin Miner Compute North's Assets Foundry will buy two mining facilities and has an option to acquire another site that is under development.

Market Wrap: FTX Was Sam Bankman-Fried’s 'Personal Fiefdom,' Lawyers Said

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 22:42

Market Wrap: FTX Was Sam Bankman-Fried’s 'Personal Fiefdom,' Lawyers Said The CoinDesk Market Index, bitcoin and ether were all in the green. Market Wrap is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter diving into what happened in today's crypto markets.

Bankman-Fried Apologizes to FTX Employees, Details Amount of Leverage in Internal Letter

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 21:43

Bankman-Fried Apologizes to FTX Employees, Details Amount of Leverage in Internal Letter Former FTX CEO Bankman-Fried did not address concerns about customer funds being misappropriated or other recent revelations about the company.

Let's Stop Regulating Crypto Exchanges Like Western Union

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 21:31

Let's Stop Regulating Crypto Exchanges Like Western Union It's time for U.S. crypto exchanges to face the same rules as non-crypto marketplaces and brokers, says our columnist.

Mango Exploiter's Funds Get Liquidated After Roiling Aave Using $20M of Borrowed Curve Tokens

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 21:13

Mango Exploiter's Funds Get Liquidated After Roiling Aave Using $20M of Borrowed Curve Tokens A trader identified as Avraham Eisenberg, who became infamous for his “very profitable trading strategy” of exploiting $114 million from Mango Markets, borrowed tens of millions of Curve DAO tokens and sent them to an exchange – but his position appears to have gotten liquidated.

On-Chain Data Shows Close Ties Between FTX and Alameda Were There From the Start: Nansen

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 21:07

On-Chain Data Shows Close Ties Between FTX and Alameda Were There From the Start: Nansen Niklas Polk, a research analyst at analytics firm Nansen, discusses the firm’s latest report and what on-chain data reveals about the wallets used between FTX and Alameda.

Genesis Global Capital Has Hired Investment Bank Moelis to Explore Options Including Bankruptcy: New York Times

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 20:03

Genesis Global Capital Has Hired Investment Bank Moelis to Explore Options Including Bankruptcy: New York Times Separately, the CEO of Genesis' parent company disclosed that it had a roughly $575 million liability to Genesis.

Steps to Crypto Recovery: Where ‘We’ Go From Here

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 19:49

Steps to Crypto Recovery: Where ‘We’ Go From Here The FTX is a wake-up call for everyone in the industry. And, no, regulation isn't going to save us next time, any more than it would have this time.

Binance's CEO Sows Doubt in Crypto Rival Coinbase and Digital Asset Manager Grayscale – Then Backtracks

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 19:34

Binance's CEO Sows Doubt in Crypto Rival Coinbase and Digital Asset Manager Grayscale – Then Backtracks Changpeng Zhao quickly deleted a tweet that called the companies' disclosures into question.

Bitcoin Regains $16K, But Analysts Are Still Bearish

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 19:24

Bitcoin Regains $16K, But Analysts Are Still Bearish Bitcoin rebounds after hitting a fresh two-year low in the past 24 hours. But analysts said bitcoin could hit $13,000 amid contagion.

FTX Bankruptcy Judge Says Creditor Information Can Be Redacted – at Least For Now

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 18:30

FTX Bankruptcy Judge Says Creditor Information Can Be Redacted – at Least For Now FTX creditors concerned about their names and other personal information being disclosed as part of the crypto exchange’s bankruptcy proceedings can breathe a sigh of relief – at least temporarily.

US Senators Ask Fidelity to Reconsider Bitcoin 401(k) Offerings Following FTX Collapse

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 18:11

US Senators Ask Fidelity to Reconsider Bitcoin 401(k) Offerings Following FTX Collapse "The ill-advised, deceptive, and potentially illegal actions of a few have a direct impact on the valuation of Bitcoin and other digital assets," the letter read.

Lawyers Detail the ‘Abrupt and Difficult’ Collapse of FTX in First Bankruptcy Hearing

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 17:14

Lawyers Detail the ‘Abrupt and Difficult’ Collapse of FTX in First Bankruptcy Hearing “You have witnessed probably one of the most abrupt and difficult collapses in the history of corporate America,” an attorney for FTX said during the company’s first bankruptcy hearing on Tuesday.

Bahamas FTX Liquidators Agree to Transfer Bankruptcy Case to Delaware

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 17:06

Bahamas FTX Liquidators Agree to Transfer Bankruptcy Case to Delaware Court-appointed liquidators for collapsed FTX in the Bahamas had filed a separate suit in a New York court, while the exchange had filed for bankruptcy in Delaware.

Saudi Arabia’s NFT Collection Soars After Unexpected Soccer Win Against Argentina

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 17:00

Saudi Arabia’s NFT Collection Soars After Unexpected Soccer Win Against Argentina Argentina's fan token, on the other hand, slid 21% following the team's loss on Monday.

Foresight Ventures Launches $10M Web3 Startup Fund, in Spite of Market Turmoil

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 17:00

Foresight Ventures Launches $10M Web3 Startup Fund, in Spite of Market Turmoil The Singapore-based crypto fund, along with crowdfunding platform Gitcoin, plans to back the development of blockchain projects across global markets.

Crypto Custodian Aegis Trust Offers $25M Insurance Policy for NFTs

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 17:00

Crypto Custodian Aegis Trust Offers $25M Insurance Policy for NFTs The policy, provided by insurance marketplace Lloyd’s of London, will support institutional investors’ NFTs up to $25 million.

CFTC Bypassed Legal Requirement in Trying to Serve Ooki DAO, Crypto Supporters Claim

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 16:29

CFTC Bypassed Legal Requirement in Trying to Serve Ooki DAO, Crypto Supporters Claim The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is trying to “create [a] novel precedent” for itself in trying to serve a lawsuit to the entirety of a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO), rather than the DAO’s members, one of three filings pushing back against the agency’s lawsuit said.

Mattel Launches NFT Marketplace With Hot Wheels Collection

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 16:06

Mattel Launches NFT Marketplace With Hot Wheels Collection The global toy company will release the latest Hot Wheels NFT Garage collection on its Mattel Creations marketplace to start.

Who Is Alameda's Former co-CEO Sam Trabucco?

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 15:06

Who Is Alameda's Former co-CEO Sam Trabucco? The former co-CEO of Alameda Research took steps to distance himself from the firm by saying in August he had not acted as chief executive for months prior to announcing his departure

Who Is Gary Wang, the Mysterious Co-Founder of FTX and Alameda?

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 15:03

Who Is Gary Wang, the Mysterious Co-Founder of FTX and Alameda? Not much is known about Bankman-Fried’s close confidant – the co-founder of both FTX and Alameda Research.

Who Is Alameda Research's Caroline Ellison?

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 15:01

Who Is Alameda Research's Caroline Ellison? The former CEO of Alameda reportedly told staff as the fallout was happening that the trading firm may have misused FTX client funds. Did she have the power to say no?

Who Is William MacAskill, the Oxford Philosopher Who Shaped Sam Bankman-Fried’s Worldview?

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:58

Who Is William MacAskill, the Oxford Philosopher Who Shaped Sam Bankman-Fried’s Worldview? A prominent voice in the “effective altruism” movement, MacAskill has served as Sam Bankman-Fried’s mentor.

Who's Who in the FTX Inner Circle

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:53

Who's Who in the FTX Inner Circle FTX collapsed. These players held the keys.

Binance CEO Seeking Funds From Middle East Investors for Crypto Recovery Fund: Bloomberg

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:44

Binance CEO Seeking Funds From Middle East Investors for Crypto Recovery Fund: Bloomberg Binance plans to start a recovery fund to help projects with strong fundamentals, but suffering from a liquidity crisis.

Cathie Wood's Ark Invest Buys $1.5M in Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Shares

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:40

Cathie Wood's Ark Invest Buys $1.5M in Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Shares Cathie Wood's investment firm ARK Invest bought another 176,945 GBTC shares ($1.46 million) on Monday as the crypto market slumped to a two-year low.

Cathie Wood's Ark Invests Buys $1.5M in Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Shares

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:40

Cathie Wood's Ark Invests Buys $1.5M in Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Shares Cathie Wood's investment firm ARK Invest bought another 176,945 GBTC shares ($1.46 million) on Monday as the crypto market slumped to a two-year low.

Cathie Wood's ARK Buys $1.5M of Shares in Grayscale's Bitcoin Trust at Record Discount

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:40

Cathie Wood's ARK Buys $1.5M of Shares in Grayscale's Bitcoin Trust at Record Discount Cathie Wood's investment firm ARK Invest bought another 176,945 GBTC shares ($1.46 million) on Monday as the crypto market slumped to a two-year low.

Crypto Didn’t Fail FTX; People Did

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:24

Crypto Didn’t Fail FTX; People Did Decentralization was, and still is, the answer, says the co-founder of NEAR Protocol.

NFT Marketplace Magic Eden Expands Support for Polygon-Based NFTs

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 14:00

NFT Marketplace Magic Eden Expands Support for Polygon-Based NFTs The leading Solana NFT platform will welcome a new community of Web3 gaming developers and publishers on the Polygon network.

Tornado Cash Developer Alexey Pertsev to Remain in Jail Until at Least Late Februrary

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 13:21

Tornado Cash Developer Alexey Pertsev to Remain in Jail Until at Least Late Februrary Pertsev has been in Dutch prison since August, accused of facilitating money laundering for his work on the U.S. Treasury-sanctioned app.

Bitcoin Mining Giant Core Scientific Ended October with $32M in Cash

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 13:17

Bitcoin Mining Giant Core Scientific Ended October with $32M in Cash Core Scientific said it might run out of cash before the end of the year and lawsuits are piling up.

First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Drops as FTX Fallout Spreads

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 13:16

First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Drops as FTX Fallout Spreads The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for Nov. 22, 2022. First Mover is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter that contextualizes the latest actions in the crypto markets.

UK Lawmakers Vote to Widen Authorities’ Powers in Seizing Crypto-Related Property

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 13:09

UK Lawmakers Vote to Widen Authorities’ Powers in Seizing Crypto-Related Property The Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Bill, which is being debated in Parliament, already includes measures to give authorities the power to seize and freeze crypto tied to crime.

Curve's CRV Token Turns Volatile as Exchange's Balance Hits Record High

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 12:54

Curve's CRV Token Turns Volatile as Exchange's Balance Hits Record High The CRV token hit a two-year low of $0.40 early today before quickly bouncing to $0.5.

Curve's CRV Token Turns Volatile As Exchange Balance Hits Record High

CoinDesk

2022. Nov. 22. 12:54

Curve's CRV Token Turns Volatile As Exchange Balance Hits Record High The CRV token hit a two-year low of $0.40 early today before quickly bouncing to $0.5.

Crypto Financial Services Firm Eqonex Files for Voluntary Debt Restructuring in Singapore

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2022. Nov. 22. 10:05

Crypto Financial Services Firm Eqonex Files for Voluntary Debt Restructuring in Singapore The company has been in talks with existing lender Bifinity and other potential investors to raise capital, but has not been successful.

Bitcoin to Outperform Ether in Coming Months, Chart Analyst Says

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2022. Nov. 22. 08:36

Bitcoin to Outperform Ether in Coming Months, Chart Analyst Says The bitcoin-ether ratio has topped its 50-day moving average, confirming a bullish breakout.