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Two Austrian Nationals Arrested for Organizing Escape for Interpol’s Most-Wanted Former Wirecard Exec

Two Austrian men have been arrested by the police in Vienna for allegedly helping former Wirecard COO Jan Marsalek to escape from the law in Belarus after masterminding a $2.4 billion corporate fraud. The two men, one who is a former senior agent in the Austrian secret service and the other a former right-wing politician […] …

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What are Bitcoin ETFs?

Blockchain technology has become popular over the years, and even Facebook decided to jump on the bandwagon to introduce a digital currency of their own. Whenever we hear the term Blockchain on media or somewhere else, the first thing that comes to our mind is Bitcoin. Bitcoins are one of the most popular forms of […] …

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Grayscale Donates $1 Million to CoinCenter, Will Match up to $1 Million More in February

After Kraken’s example set in 2018 to donate $1m and match all other donations, Grayscale has done the same and urged other crypto household names. …

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XNO Token of Xeno NFT Hub listed on Bithumb Korea Exchange

Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 25th January, 2021, // ChainWire // Xeno Holdings Limited (xno.live ), a blockchain solutions company based in Hong Kong, has announced the listing of its ecosystem utility token XNO on the ‘Bithumb Korea’ cryptocurrency exchange on January 21st, 2021. Xeno NFT Hub (market.xno.live), developed by Xeno Holdings, enables easy minting of digital […] …

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Sharia-compliant exchange, CoinMENA prepares for launch with Bahrain license

TL;DR Breakdown: A Sharia-compliant exchange CoinMENA has received a license from Bahrain central bank for launch. The exchange will serve both institutions and retail investors in MENA. A new digital currency exchange, CoinMENA, is set for launch in Bahrain after receiving a virtual asset license from the country’s central bank. The soon-to-launch exchange aims to […] …

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Institutional Investors not enough to save the Bitcoin market- JP Morgan

TL;DR Breakdown Ethereum’s current campaign adversely affects Bitcoin The low number of institutional investors hinders Bitcoin’s rise. Bitcoin’s market share reduces. JP Morgan Chase and Co, a Wall Street bank stated that the amount of institutional investors is not enough to return Bitcoin to its all-time high. JP Morgan, a full investment company stated that […] …

CryptoCom Starts the New Year With Fee-Free Transactions for New Users

[Featured Content] The cryptocurrency market is going on a virtual roller coaster over the past couple of weeks. This is especially true for Bitcoin, where the daily fluctuations are getting more and more definitive. The primary cryptocurrency crossed $40K for the first time in history this month, only to drop back down to where it’s […] …

CryptoCom Starts the New Year With Fee-Free Transactions for New Users

[Featured Content] The cryptocurrency market is going on a virtual roller coaster over the past couple of weeks. This is especially true for Bitcoin, where the daily fluctuations are getting more and more definitive. The primary cryptocurrency crossed $40K for the first time in history this month, only to drop back down to where it’s […] …

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Grayscale Sweeped $1.27 Billion In BTC Off The Market In One Week

Despite the recent drop in the topmost cryptocurrency value by market cap, institutional traders, who have immensely been the asset’s driving force in recent times, haven’t slowed down in raking as much as they can lay their hands on off the market. According to a recent sales report by Grayscale Investment submitted to the United […] …

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Music star Soulja Boy stakes on crypto

TL;DR Breakdown Soulja Boy invests in six different crypto coins Rapper advised floating own collectible Popular American Music star DeAndre Cortez Way, professionally called Soulja Boy, has asked his followers to invest more in cryptocurrencies. The music star advised his fans to buy Dogecoin and told his fans that he just bought some BNB, DGB, […] …

90% Of Large Bitcoin Trades Comes From China: Report

42% of the market capitalization the of top 20 tokens with headquarters is situated in Asia as the continent’s dominance on the crypto market keeps expanding. …

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MicroStrategy just added $10 million in BTC to its billion-dollar Bitcoin bags

They say dips are for buying, and that’s the approach being taken by one NASDAQ listed software firm.
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Bitcoin whale MicroStrategy invests more in Bitcoin during dip

TL; DR Breakdown Institutional Bitcoin Whale, MicroStrategy buys more BTC during dip Another firm hint at investing in Bitcoin Bitcoin whale MicroStrategy has again invested another $10 million in Bitcoin after the crypto fell more than 5 percent to a three-week low of $28,800. The crypto, however, showed signs of a resurgence on Friday after […] …

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Bithumb Global Along with Clover Plan to Disrupt DeFi?

In the last year, decentralized finance, or DeFi, has rapidly grown to become one of the most promising use cases for blockchain technology and has benefitted from an explosion in innovation, as more projects and developers double down on their DeFi efforts. Until recently, these efforts were primarily concentrated on the Ethereum blockchain — since […] …

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Experts Take On Cryptocurrencies That Could Upstage Bitcoin

It may seem way too early to predict which cryptocurrency will upstage Bitcoin. However, change is constant, and upstaging Bitcoin could also be the beginning of the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies and their underlying technologies. Here are industry experts’ thoughts on the issue. Edmund McCormack, Founder, and CEO of DChained predicts OCEAN Protocol (OCEAN) as […] …

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Meet the Startups Merging Blockchain and Real-World Assets

One of the holy grails of blockchain technology has always been the potential for it to support the tokenization of real-world assets, allowing users to send, receive, and exchange the ownership rights to physical goods just as easily as making a Bitcoin transaction.  But in the more than a decade that blockchain-based platforms have been […] …

KuCoin Exchange Launching Trading Bot for Passive Crypto Income

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrency trading seems to many as a very opportunistic endeavor that could net a ton of profits. After all, in just a few months, the prices for most coins have skyrocketed as the total market capitalization surpassed $1 trillion for the first time in history. And while all this might be true on the […] …

KuCoin Exchange Launching Trading Bot for Passive Crypto Income

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrency trading seems to many as a very opportunistic endeavor that could net a ton of profits. After all, in just a few months, the prices for most coins have skyrocketed as the total market capitalization surpassed $1 trillion for the first time in history. And while all this might be true on the […] …

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Biggest Bitcoin exchange in Brazil pushing to expand across Latin America

TL;DR Breakdown Mercado Bitcoin exchange wants to expand across South America. The exchange raised over $35 million in funding  The largest Bitcoin exchange in Brazil, Mercado Bitcoin, has announced its intention to spread its tentacles over South America. This was made known by Reinaldo Rabelo who is the CEO of the crypto exchange firm. According […] …

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Upbit establishes Thailand presence as Bitkub faces technical hurdles

TL;DR Breakdown: Upbit has launched a new exchange for the Thailand market The new exchange comes as the market leader, Bitkub, faces technical difficulties. A leading cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea, Upbit, has expanded its presence in Asia following the launch of a crypto trading unit in Thailand. This is coming a few days after […] …

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SEC adds 8 crypto companies to its warning list PAUSE

TL;DR Breakdown: The US SEC has added eight crypto companies to its PAUSE list The companies were allegedly soliciting funds from investors with inaccurate information. A recent announcement from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) informs that the regulator has updated its warning list “Public Alert: Unregistered Soliciting Entities (PAUSE)” with 28 suspicious companies, […] …

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30 Japanese arrested over NEM token stolen from Coincheck in 2018

TL;DR Breakdown: Thirty people from Japan have been charged for exchanging NEM tokens allegedly stolen from Coincheck. The suspect used a dark web platform to swap the cryptos before cashing out to their accounts. The Japanese authorities have arrested a group of persons who were caught exchanging NEM tokens, which were allegedly stolen from the […] …

US Treasury Secretary Nominee Yellen: Crypto Can Improve The Financial System

​Janet Yellen, President Joe Biden’s U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee, seems to have balanced her statements about Bitcoin and crypto, after her previous negative rhetoric about the emerging technology. Janet Yellen Acknowledges Crypto’s Benefits In a written response to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee on Thursday (Jan. 21, 2021), Yellen stated that cryptocurrencies had benefits that […] …

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Ripple lawyer hopeful Biden’s government would come to their aid

TL;DR Breakdown Biden would come to Ripple’s aid, , Stu Alderoty  hopes Ripple co-founder sell off his $28.6 billion XRP Ripple lawyer, Stu Alderoty has pinned hope on President Joe Biden’s government to salvage the firm from the impending lawsuit filed by the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). The Ripple lawyer does not expect a […] …

Seascape Network to take DeFi Gaming to the Next Level with the Binance Smart Chain

[PRESS RELEASE – Please Read Disclaimer] 21st January 2021: Seascape Network the gaming platform designed around the NFT and DeFi economies, welcomes Binance, the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange as its latest investor. The investment is part of Binance’s $100 million fund, which supports blockchain projects that connect DeFi and CeFi […] …

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Binance Exchange is no longer blacklisted in Russia

TL: DR Breakdown Binance Exchange has been removed from the blacklist in Russia Trading volume and access to the exchange wasn’t affected by the blacklisting Popular crypto exchange, Binance, is experiencing a moment of relief after Russian authorities rescinded a decision to blacklist the platform in the country. The decision to add the exchange to […] …

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Indian exchange, BuyUcoin hacked: 6GB data exposed

TL;DR Breakdown: BuyUcoin has been reportedly breached, with over 300,000 users’ information exposed. ShinyHunters is suspected to responsible for the attack. BuyUcoin, a popular cryptocurrency exchange in India, has been reportedly hacked. The hackers have already exposed several contact information belonging to the customers on the dark web. The incident today is coming a few […] …

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Why Joe Biden’s presidency could be a fresh start for crypto

The Biden administration’s first decisions and appointments look promising for the crypto industry as a whole so far.
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StormGain: Cryptocurrency Trading in One Place

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrencies are becoming more and more popular by the day. Even though the current interest in the field might be lower compared to the 2017 hype, it’s undeniably true that the industry has matured a great deal ever since. We saw many companies receiving regulatory greenlights, while certain authorities even granted banking charters […] …