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 2022-01-19 09:53 

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Cardano's ADA Token Leads Crypto Majors Lower, Bitcoin Nears $41K as Bond Yields Rise...

Bitcoin appears to have led Nasdaq and other risk assets in pricing Fed jitters....

 2022-01-19 09:30 

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EU Markets Regulator Calls for Ban on Proof-of-Work Crypto Mining: Report...

Erik Theden said that EU regulators should nudge the crypto industry towards the less energy-intensive proof-of-stake mining....

 2022-01-19 09:29 

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UK Financial Regulator to Limit Crypto Ads to Sophisticated, Wealthy Investors...

The FCA also intends to ban incentives such as refer-a-friend and new-joiner rewards....

 2022-01-19 09:12 

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Southeast Asia Focused Gaming Guild Ancient8 Raises $4M Seed Round...

The seed round was led by Dragonfly Capital, Pantera Capital, Hashed....

 2022-01-19 08:34 

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Crypto Miner Argo Diversifies Into Non-Mining Blockchain Business...

The "Argo Labs" unit will be funded internally and focus on blockchain related, non-mining projects....

 2022-01-19 08:00 

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Opera Releases Web 3 Browser Ahead of Cross-Chain Wallet Launch...

The browser includes a slew of new features aimed at onboarding some of Opera's 350 million users to crypto....

 2022-01-19 00:44 

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SoFi Can Launch Bank Provided It Doesn't Touch Crypto...

The student loan and financial service provider cannot...

 2022-01-18 23:40 

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The House Looks Into Crypto's Energy Impact...

It's the latest hearing by lawmakers into a previously not-very-deeply discussed aspect of the crypto ecosystem....

 2022-01-18 23:31 

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First Mover Asia: Fed Tightening, Economic Woes Continue to Spook Crypto Investors...

Bitcoin and ether rose and fell; altcoins have a mixed day....

 2022-01-18 23:25 

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Advisers, Pay Attention to Stablecoins...

Infrastructure changes need to happen in the wealth management industry for stablecoins to become integrated....

 2022-01-18 23:10 

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DeFi's Wonderland Is Buying TIME...

The Olympus fork saw its TIME token drop below its treasury-backed value on Monday, spurring liquidations and protocol intervention....

 2022-01-18 22:32 

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What is Bitcoin's Lightning Network?...

In 2016, developers Thaddeus Dryja and Joseph Poon proposed a protocol called "the lightning network" that would enable faster and cheaper transactions while not having to change the block size....

 2022-01-18 21:28 

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Market Wrap: Cryptocurrencies Decline With Equities, Traders Remain Cautious...

Bitcoin's spot trading volume is at its lowest level in six months....

 2022-01-18 21:02 

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Is Crypto a Ponzi? Define 'Ponzi'...

It is better for all if we can speak honestly about this industry....

 2022-01-18 20:36 

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Microsoft Bets on 'Metaverse' With $69B Acquisition of Activision Blizzard...

The deal is Microsoft's largest acquisition in its 46-year history....

 2022-01-18 20:19 

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Opyn's New 'Squeeth' Raises Ether Trading to the Power of Two...

In yet another example of the crypto industry's tendency to combine innovation with leverage, the new...

 2022-01-18 20:12 

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Digital Asset Funds Hit by 5th Week of Outflows...

Investment funds focused on bitcoin accounted for $55 million of the $73 million of outflows last week....

 2022-01-18 20:08 

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Damien Hirst Launches Chainlink Price Index for NFT Project...

Hirst's NFT collection, "The Currency," gets its own dedicated price index....

 2022-01-18 19:53 

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Bitcoin Drifts Lower; Stuck Between $40K Support and $45K Resistance...

BTC appears oversold into the Asia trading day, but upside remains limited....

 2022-01-18 19:52 

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Russian Authorities Say They've Dismantled REvil Ransomware Group at US Request...

On January 14, the FSB searched the residences of 14 alleged members of the infamous hacking group and seized nearly $7 million in various currencies, including cryptocurrencies, as well as computer equipment and crypto wallets....

 2022-01-18 18:39 

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Bitcoin Miners' Margins Are Still 'Quite Healthy' Even After Recent Selloff: D.A. Davidson...

An analyst at Wall Street investment bank D.A. Davidson remains bullish on bitcoin miners despite the recent sharp decline in crypto prices....

 2022-01-18 18:11 

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NFT Marketplace OpenSea Acquires DeFi Wallet Firm Dharma Labs...

The deal makes Dharma co-founder Nadav Hollander OpenSea's new CTO....

 2022-01-18 17:38 

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Bank of America Says UK CBDC Would Be More Than a Digital Form of Cash...

BoA says it's likely a BOE digital currency would also replace checking accounts as the way in which consumers hold the majority of their funds....

 2022-01-18 16:39 

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BSN's Red Date Behind Shenzhen-Singapore Trade Blockchain Project...

The network could help companies and governments implement data security laws....

 2022-01-18 16:35 

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NFT Scams: How to Avoid Falling Victim...

With crypto-based scams becoming increasingly more sophisticated, it's easier than ever to fall for them. Here's how to keep your NFTs safe....

 2022-01-18 16:31 

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Block's Cash App Is Finally Integrating the Lightning Network...

First promised back in 2019, Block's move will allow users to quickly send bitcoin to each other for free,...

 2022-01-18 16:00 

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Intel to Unveil 'Ultra Low-Voltage Bitcoin Mining ASIC' in February...

The world's largest chipmaker signaled it is about to release a new bitcoin mining chip....

 2022-01-18 15:51 

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Crypto News Roundup for Jan. 18, 2022...

With crypto markets continuing to trade sideways and a brief look at the differences between an LLC and a DAO, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup....

 2022-01-18 15:31 

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What Is a Crypto Airdrop?...

Airdrops involve crypto projects sending free tokens en masse to their communities in a bid to encourage adoption....

 2022-01-18 15:31 

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Bitcoin Mixers: How Do They Work and Why Are They Used?...

Bitcoin offers pseudonymity to users by design. But in order to be completely anonymous, you'll need to use tools like bitcoin mixers....

 2022-01-18 15:05 

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Brazilian Asset Manager Hashdex to Launch DeFi ETF Including UNI, AAVE and COMP...

The product will be listed on the Brazilian stock exchange B3 as of February....

 2022-01-18 15:00 

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Solana-Based DeFi Project Hubble Protocol Raises $10M...

Investors in the zero-interest borrowing platform included Three Arrows, DeFiance Capital and Digital Currency Group....

 2022-01-18 14:32 

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Solana NFT Layer Metaplex Raises $46M...

Multicoin Capital and Jump Crypto led the funding round. The project is ramping up operations after a successful 2021 debut....

 2022-01-18 13:11 

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Silvergate Bank's Quarterly Net Income Dips 9% to $21.4M...

The bank saw its digital currency customers grow to 1,381 from 1,305....

 2022-01-18 12:30 

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Animoca Brands Valuation More Than Doubles to $5.5B in Three Months...

The investor in non-fungible token (NFT) and metaverse projects raised almost $360 million in its latest funding round....

 2022-01-18 12:24 

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Chinese Police Arrest 8 People Related to $7.8M Rug Pull...

Police in Anhui province froze RMB 6 million in assets related to a rug pull with hundreds of victims....

 2022-01-18 11:19 

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Bitcoin May Soon Wake From Slumber, Derivatives Data Indicate...

Futures markets remain a powder keg for short-term volatility, one observer said....

 2022-01-18 11:14 

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Multichain Says Around $1.4M Ether Siphoned From Users Who Failed to Update Approvals...

The cross-chain bridge urged users to remove approvals for six tokens after it was alerted to a security flaw....

 2022-01-18 11:01 

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UK to Tighten Crypto Ad Regulations to Improve Consumer Protection...

The proposed rules will bring crypto assets in line with other financial assets....

 2022-01-18 10:40 

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BitMEX CEO, CFO to Buy One of Germany's Oldest Banks...

Bankhaus von der Heydt was formed in 1754 and became one of the first regulated institutions in Germany to offer digital asset services....

 2022-01-18 10:40 

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Morgan Stanley Says Crypto Markets Are Weakening as Central Banks Look to Tighten...

The imminent start of central bank tightening is putting pressure on the crypto market....

 2022-01-18 10:23 

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French Crypto Platform Coinhouse Raises $17M to Fuel European Expansion...

The Series B funding round was led by True Global Ventures and included a contribution from blockchain software company ConsenSys....

 2022-01-18 09:38 

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BIS Chief: Central Banks Are Best Sources of Trust in Money in a Digital Age...

The...

 2022-01-18 07:31 

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Binance Destroys 1.6M BNB Tokens in First-Ever Auto Burn...

Token burns are supposedly deflationary and usually meant to bring a store of value appeal to the cryptocurrency....

 2022-01-18 07:08 

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European VC Blossom Capital Raises $432M For Investments in Tech, Crypto: Report...

The firm has earmarked one-third of the capital for crypto investments....

 2022-01-18 06:57 

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Crypto.Com's Stolen Ether Being Laundered Via Tornado Cash...

Ethereum mixer being used to obscure destinations of ether stolen from Crypto.com...

 2022-01-18 04:46 

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CoinDesk DACS...

Digital Asset Classification Standard...

 2022-01-18 04:43 

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Indices...

CoinDesk Indices are the industry standard for institutional single- and multi-asset benchmarks for crypto assets. The flagship CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (XBX) has been in operation continuously since 2014. Financial institutions rely on the XBX and ot...

 2022-01-18 04:30 

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Paradigm Leads $110M Investment in Bahrain's First Licensed Crypto Brokerage...

Kleiner Perkins co-led the funding round, which will go toward geographic expansion....

 2022-01-18 04:16 

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Crypto.com Capital Expands $200 Million Fund to $500 Million...

Newly hired GP Jon Russell says larger pool of capital is coming from Crypto.com's balance sheet....

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