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Posted on 26 September 2021 | 2:30 am

Is institutional interest in cryptocurrencies not all that it is made out to be

A large number of money managers continue to refrain from cryptocurrency investments, SkyBridge Capital founder Anthony Scaramucci said, in a recent i…

Posted on 26 September 2021 | 1:30 am

Money can’t buy happiness but what if Bitcoin can…

In a recent interview, entrepreneur Bill Pulte discussed Bitcoin allocation and its price outlook with host Natalie Brunell. The millionaire explained…

Posted on 26 September 2021 | 12:30 am

China has made its move, the ball is now in America’s court

In the light of China declaring all crypto transactions illegal, both memes and FUD flew around the market. Meanwhile, experts and analysts shared the…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 11:30 pm

The ‘magical’ Strike API integration could mean this for Twitter

On Twitter, more than 66,000 people have viewed a video of a man sending $10 to his friend in El Salvador, to buy a cup of coffee. What made this tran…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 10:30 pm

This can pave way for XRP’s comeback above $1, perhaps to $1.29

September has not been kind to XRP. Pressurized by multiple mini-crashes during the month, XRP’s 30-day ROI slipped to over 12%. With little interes…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 9:00 pm

Cardano, BitTorrent, Dogecoin Price Analysis: 25 September

Amidst recovery, many altcoins showed consolidation along with slight gains over the last 24 hours. Cardano moved up and targeted its immediate resist…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 8:30 pm

China’s clampdown on crypto might see Singapore turn beneficiary

The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has banned all crypto-related activities, once and for all, in its latest order. This is, perhaps, the first time…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 7:30 pm

Does Fantom’s entry in the NFT space give it one up on Ethereum

After Polygon, Binance Smart Chain, and Solana have been gaining strength in the NFT space recently. They are now being joined by Fantom. Even though…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 7:00 pm

Huobi suspends registration of new users to comply with regulations in China

China did it again. Same old news but the market was blown away like a leaf on a windy day. The country maintained its anti-crypto stance, which in tu…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 6:30 pm

Following the latest ‘non-event,’ what next on the price front for Cardano

It has been almost two weeks since Alonzo went live on Cardano’s network. The narrative before the hard fork was largely conformist, one that procla…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 4:06 pm

DeFi gaming: A catalyst to mainstream adoption of decentralized finance

Gaming is on track to boost the adoption of DeFi platforms. Here is a look at the latest developments that are pushing the play-to-earn business model…

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 4:03 pm

Average Aussie crypto portfolio grew 258% in FY 20-21, survey reveals

Older Australian crypto investors outweigh the new generation in initial investment, but the younger crowd is more active in daily trading.

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 1:34 pm

It's now or never — The US has to prepare itself for digital currency

If the United States is still not ready for central bank digital currency, it will stay on the sidelines of tech and financial innovations.

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 1:30 pm

Would Crypto Be A Good Asset To Have If Crisis Strikes

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 1:30 pm

Bitcoin Drops as China Declares Crypto-Businesses Illegal

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 12:40 pm

Chinese regulators unite forces to crack down on crypto

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 12:00 pm

Charitable sustainable NFTs for the United Nations’ 17 SDGs

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 10:13 am

Charitable sustainable NFTs for the United Nations’ 17 SDGs

A green post-COVID-10 recovery in accordance with the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals is possible with blockchain and NFTs.

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 9:10 am

Bitcoin volatility continues as BTC price closes in on critical weekly close

It's all about what happens to Bitcoin price action by the end of the week as $1,000 swings up and down remain.

Posted on 25 September 2021 | 7:16 am

DeFi: Who, what and how to regulate in a borderless, code-governed world?

The decentralized, disintermediated and borderless blockchain networks challenge regulators, but DeFi is the future of finance.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 11:30 pm

All bark and some bite. China’s Bitcoin ban puts traders in the ‘fear’ zone

Bitcoin derivatives markets flipped neutral-to-bearish after China’s ‘crypto ban’ announcement triggered a BTC price dip to $40,600.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 10:23 pm

Crypto has recovered from China's FUD over a dozen times in the last 12 years

Since 2009, China and Hong Kong have "banned" or otherwise caused FUD in the crypto space on 19 separate occasions and counting.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 10:15 pm

Altcoin roundup: There’s more to DeFi than just providing liquidity

Bitcoin price is down but crypto investors still have a plethora of yield opportunities thanks to DeFi.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 9:33 pm

Deutsche Bank analyst: Bitcoin will be 'ultra-volatile,' but it’s here to stay

An analyst from global banking giant Deutsche Bank expects Bitcoin will enjoy a “first-mover advantage" over other cryptocurrencies for the foreseea…

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 8:23 pm

Price analysis 9/24: BTC, ETH, ADA, BNB, XRP, SOL, DOT, DOGE, AVAX, LUNA

Bitcoin and altcoins made a sharp downside move to their recent lows after news that China banned crypto trading surfaced.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 6:56 pm

Finance Redefined: Layer-two growth and the SEC’s scrutiny, Sept. 19–23

Layer-two's surge to new heights, Bitcoin and DeFi EFT applications and Sushi's mistaken bug — all coming to you this week in Finance Redefined.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 6:52 pm

Yemen national uses crypto donations to fight starvation amid civil war

16 million people in Yemen — including 400,000 children under the age of five — already face food supplies at critical levels.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 5:39 pm

Cross-chain bridge equipped altcoins rally higher despite China’s crypto ban

REN, CELR and CVC ignore the market’s bearish reaction to China’s new crypto ban by posting double-digit gains.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 4:30 pm

Morgan Stanley exec says Bitcoin is the ‘Kenny from South Park’ of money

Morgan Stanley exec claims that Bitcoin continues to rise from the dead like the cartoon character Kenny in South Park.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 4:07 pm

Diminishing returns: Is Bitcoin underperforming compared to altcoins?

After several hesitant months, altcoins are now outpacing the flagship asset.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 3:45 pm

U.S. government goes to court over $11M USDT purportedly stolen by fake Coinbase rep

In April, sharing their Coinbase account credentials with a fraudster had cost a California resident more than $11 million. Now, there might be recour…

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 1:44 pm

$16B charity provider enables Bitcoin donations via The Giving Block

RenPSG to allow charities to accept more than 45 different cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Ether and Dogecoin.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 1:25 pm

Sound familiar? September 2017 China Bitcoin ‘ban’ sparked $20K all-time high in 3 months

The latest debacle over China’s anti-crypto stance has a firm historical echo to it — and old hands are more than aware.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 1:20 pm

Ethereum drops more than Bitcoin as China escalates crypto ban, ETH/BTC at 3-week low

The second-largest cryptocurrency falls 13.30% versus Bitcoin's 9.38% decline as China's move scares investors away.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 1:07 pm

Ukraine joins the comity of crypto-friendly nations with new regulation

Unlike Russia, Ukraine has passed laws that will ease the adoption of cryptocurrencies within the country.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 10:43 am

Chinese regulators unite forces to crack down on crypto

The Chinese central bank is setting up a “coordination mechanism” with state agencies to continue battling crypto.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 10:14 am

Old FUD, new BTC price dip — Weeks-old China crypto ‘ban’ sparks Bitcoin price drop to $42K

Old news suddenly gets picked up on social media, sparking an instant crypto price crash.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 9:17 am

SEC is ‘open to discussion’ when it comes to crypto: Kraken chief lawyer

Kraken’s Marco Santori points to the adversarial stance taken by some crypto firms toward regulators.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 8:45 am

Bitcoin hits $45K, TWTR stock price rises 3.8% after BTC tipping comes to Twitter

Twitter’s stock feels the benefit of the “orange pill” as surging stocks add to positive tailwinds for Bitcoin.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 7:50 am

Crypto adoption is a ‘huge challenge,’ says Chinese central bank exec

PBoC maintains its anti-crypto stance despite local players experimenting with digital yuan-pegged stablecoins.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 5:07 am

Arca Labs partners with Securitize on regulated, tokenized financial products

As part of its partnership with Arca Labs, Securitize will help launch tokenized financial products for the firm, starting with Arca’s registered to…

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 4:40 am

Golem releases laptop app to mine Ethereum… but turning a profit is tricky

Mining Ether on a home PC can be done, but profits will be few and far between.

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 4:04 am

Acting OCC head warns that ‘fools gold’ in DeFi reminds him of lead-up to GFC

While crypto has weathered past hacks, scams and crashes, acting OCC head Michael Hsu warns that the risks may be multiplying as the technology goes m…

Posted on 24 September 2021 | 2:55 am

Big investors pivoting from Bitcoin to Ether futures: JPMorgan

Ether futures are currently trading at a premium as investors make the switch from Bitcoin-based products.