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R3 CEO: Facebook’s Announcement of Libra Was ‘Ridiculously Stupid’
November 22, 2019 2:47 am

R3 CEO David Rutter has ridiculed the way Facebook introduced its yet-to-be-released Libra stablecoin

Cypherpunk Holdings Acquires 4.5% Stake in Firm Behind Privacy-Centric Wasabi Wallet
November 22, 2019 1:49 am

Cypherpunk Holdings has completed an equity investment worth $337,500 in zkSnacks, the firm behind the privacy-focused crypto wallet Wasabi

Chainalysis Reportedly Cuts 39 Jobs Aiming to Boost Profit Margins
November 22, 2019 12:59 am

Blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis sacks 39 of its employees with an eye to profit margins

Trading App for Kraken Futures Is Now Available on iOS and Android
November 21, 2019 11:03 pm

Kraken announced that it is introducing a mobile version of its Kraken Future trading app

Bithumb Quashes Shanghai Office Closure Rumors After Binance Denial
November 21, 2019 10:50 pm

Crypto exchange Bithumb denies recent reports that Chinese authorities have raided its Shanghai offices

Green Policy and Crypto Energy Consumption in the EU
November 21, 2019 10:15 pm

The EU is solarizing its digitized economy without an environmental tax policy — an expert’s take

Few Big Exchanges Continue to Report Fake Volumes in 2019: Chainalysis
November 21, 2019 9:25 pm

Large crypto exchanges have clamped down on reporting of fake trading volumes in 2019, while few are still likely misreporting, Chainalysis says

Backfire in Argentina: Citizens Want BTC Over Peso Amid USD Crackdown
November 21, 2019 8:55 pm

Following the crackdown on Forex by the Argentine government, the volume of P2P crypto trading has risen to an all-time high in the country

Lawyer Found Guilty of Money Laundering for OneCoin’s Cryptoqueen
November 21, 2019 8:11 pm

Mark S. Scott was found guilty of helping OneCoin co-founder Ruja Ignatova launder $400 million

Yahoo Finance Adds CoinMarketCap’s Crypto Prices to Its Website
November 21, 2019 7:37 pm

Major American investment and finance website Yahoo Finance adds CoinMarketCap’s crypto prices for 118 coins to its website