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Report Suggests UNI Tokens Unlikely to be Considered as Securities

A new report by financial services firm Arca has delved into the possibility of Uniswap’s UNI token being treated as a security by regulators. In recent months Uniswap’s popularity and growth have exploded to the extent that it actually surpassed Coinbase for trading volume recently. Its total value locked currently stands just below $2 billion

A new report by financial services firm Arca has delved into the possibility of Uniswap’s UNI token being treated as a security by regulators. In recent months Uniswap’s popularity and growth have exploded to the extent that it actually surpassed Coinbase for trading volume recently. Its total value locked currently stands just below $2 billion

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DeFi News

UNI Prices Slide 35% From Peak, Will They Drop Further?

DeFi tokens can go from zero to hero then back to zero pretty quickly with the current pump and dump market mentality. Uniswap’s highly anticipated UNI token hasn’t done that exactly but it has lost a lot since its weekend high. When Uniswap’s long awaited UNI token and liquidity pools were announced last week the

DeFi tokens can go from zero to hero then back to zero pretty quickly with the current pump and dump market mentality. Uniswap’s highly anticipated UNI token hasn’t done that exactly but it has lost a lot since its weekend high. When Uniswap’s long awaited UNI token and liquidity pools were announced last week the

DeFi
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DeFi
DeFi News

3 Reasons Why DeFi May Have Reached Its Peak

There is no doubt that DeFi has been the driver of all things crypto this year, ostensibly in the same way that altcoins catalyzed markets in 2017. According to one analyst though, the nascent industry may be at its top. Since the beginning of 2020, the Decentralized finance marketplace has expanded by over 1200% in

There is no doubt that DeFi has been the driver of all things crypto this year, ostensibly in the same way that altcoins catalyzed markets in 2017. According to one analyst though, the nascent industry may be at its top. Since the beginning of 2020, the Decentralized finance marketplace has expanded by over 1200% in

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DeFi News
UNI dump
DeFi News

Uniswap Token [UNI] Awarded To Top Uniswap Farmers, Will it Get Dumped?

Uniswap users that have historically provided liquidity to the protocol are getting airdropped free UNI tokens today. One of them is cloned protocol SushiSwap which has just been awarded a big bag. The UNI frenzy is heating up as liquidity providers that have previously used the Uniswap protocol are getting free tokens. It is all

Uniswap users that have historically provided liquidity to the protocol are getting airdropped free UNI tokens today. One of them is cloned protocol SushiSwap which has just been awarded a big bag. The UNI frenzy is heating up as liquidity providers that have previously used the Uniswap protocol are getting free tokens. It is all

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DeFi News

Uniswap Token [UNI] Frenzy Commences Following Coinbase & Binance Listings on Launch

Decentralized exchange Uniswap has launched its highly anticipated native token, UNI, sparking off a DeFi farming frenzy that is bringing the Ethereum network to a crawl under high fees. A few hours ago, Uniswap made an announcement that it was opening four ETH based liquidity pools and will be rewarding yield farmers with its own

Decentralized exchange Uniswap has launched its highly anticipated native token, UNI, sparking off a DeFi farming frenzy that is bringing the Ethereum network to a crawl under high fees. A few hours ago, Uniswap made an announcement that it was opening four ETH based liquidity pools and will be rewarding yield farmers with its own

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Regulation News
bitcoin india crypto ban
Regulation News

Ripple CEO Disappointed by India’s Stifling Crypto Ban Revival

Crypto industry executives have voiced disappointment over the continual indecision from the Indian parliament over the future of the digital asset ecosystem within the country. Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse was one of the first to respond to a recent report claiming that India plans to introduce a new law banning trade in cryptocurrencies. The fintech

Crypto industry executives have voiced disappointment over the continual indecision from the Indian parliament over the future of the digital asset ecosystem within the country. Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse was one of the first to respond to a recent report claiming that India plans to introduce a new law banning trade in cryptocurrencies. The fintech

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BTC on ETH
DeFi News

Bitcoin Tokenized on Ethereum Approaches $1 Billion

More investors are using their Bitcoin to invest in high yielding DeFi farming incentives as the amount of tokenized BTC has surged to record levels. Tokenized, or wrapped, Bitcoin has gained so much popularity this year that there is almost a billion dollars’ worth of it circulating now. The parabolic surge over the past couple

More investors are using their Bitcoin to invest in high yielding DeFi farming incentives as the amount of tokenized BTC has surged to record levels. Tokenized, or wrapped, Bitcoin has gained so much popularity this year that there is almost a billion dollars’ worth of it circulating now. The parabolic surge over the past couple

Defi
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DeFi Pulse Index (DPI) Liquidity Pool Surges to $640 Million

A new DeFi index token from data provider DeFi Pulse and Set Protocol has surged in popularity since its launch indicating a huge demand for user friendly DeFi products. Decentralized finance can be a bit of a minefield to those unfamiliar with the landscape. Tokens and protocols appear on a daily basis and many disappear

A new DeFi index token from data provider DeFi Pulse and Set Protocol has surged in popularity since its launch indicating a huge demand for user friendly DeFi products. Decentralized finance can be a bit of a minefield to those unfamiliar with the landscape. Tokens and protocols appear on a daily basis and many disappear

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Spent Output Profit Ratio Shows Bull Market Signal

There are too many Bitcoin metrics to count, but one relatively unknown one is currently flashing a big buy signal, and it has been accurate many times before. The Bitcoin Spent Output Profit Ratio (SOPR) is a metric that determines the profit ratio of BTC moved on-chain. It is calculated from spent outputs with a

There are too many Bitcoin metrics to count, but one relatively unknown one is currently flashing a big buy signal, and it has been accurate many times before. The Bitcoin Spent Output Profit Ratio (SOPR) is a metric that determines the profit ratio of BTC moved on-chain. It is calculated from spent outputs with a

DeFi News
DeFi News

DeFi Platform bZx Loses Collateral After $8 Million Token Duplication Incident

Crypto collateral on DeFi lending platform bZx has dropped to its lowest level for over a year as a token duplication incident resulted in an emergency code patch and resetting of user balances. Another technical glitch has created problems for DeFi lending protocol bZx. The team responded with a breakdown of events, reassuring borrowers and

Crypto collateral on DeFi lending platform bZx has dropped to its lowest level for over a year as a token duplication incident resulted in an emergency code patch and resetting of user balances. Another technical glitch has created problems for DeFi lending protocol bZx. The team responded with a breakdown of events, reassuring borrowers and

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Altcoin News
BNB Binance Coin
Altcoin News

BurgerSwap and BakerySwap Boost Binance Coin Prices to ATH

Two new DeFi clones have created a rush on Binance Coin prices as avaricious yield farmers load up on the latest DeFi hot cakes. Not a week has gone by without at least one DeFi protocol being cloned to launch another liquidity rush for a new breed of yield hunters. Ethereum, which is the foundation

Two new DeFi clones have created a rush on Binance Coin prices as avaricious yield farmers load up on the latest DeFi hot cakes. Not a week has gone by without at least one DeFi protocol being cloned to launch another liquidity rush for a new breed of yield hunters. Ethereum, which is the foundation

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Altcoin News
bitcoin altcoins
Altcoin News

Veteran Investor: Bitcoin Could be Worth So Much More Without Altcoins

A renowned gold investor has taken a look into the world of dead altcoins and commented on how much more Bitcoin could be worth without those financial losses. Veteran global macro investor and co-founder of 10T Holdings, Dan Tapiero, has re-tweeted a list of altcoins that have made it into the top ten, commenting on

A renowned gold investor has taken a look into the world of dead altcoins and commented on how much more Bitcoin could be worth without those financial losses. Veteran global macro investor and co-founder of 10T Holdings, Dan Tapiero, has re-tweeted a list of altcoins that have made it into the top ten, commenting on

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Blockchain

Tether to Launch on Solana Blockchain For ‘Nasdaq Speed’ Transactions

The world’s most popular stablecoin, Tether, is taking more action to make transactions faster and cheaper for its users. The latest move is to launch on the new high-speed Solana blockchain. Tether will be the first stablecoin to launch on Solana, which has been touted as an ‘ultra-high-speed’ blockchain. The Solana network boasts speeds of

The world’s most popular stablecoin, Tether, is taking more action to make transactions faster and cheaper for its users. The latest move is to launch on the new high-speed Solana blockchain. Tether will be the first stablecoin to launch on Solana, which has been touted as an ‘ultra-high-speed’ blockchain. The Solana network boasts speeds of

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DeFi News
Sushiswap
DeFi News

SushiSwap Liquidity Hits $1.35 Billion After Successful Migration

The much-hyped forked version of Uniswap, SushiSwap, has successfully migrated to its own platform, taking over $1.3 billion in liquidity with it. In less than a fortnight, SushiSwap has managed to propel Uniswap to the top of the DeFi total value locked (TVL) charts, before unceremoniously dumping it back down them.  TVL is a measure

The much-hyped forked version of Uniswap, SushiSwap, has successfully migrated to its own platform, taking over $1.3 billion in liquidity with it. In less than a fortnight, SushiSwap has managed to propel Uniswap to the top of the DeFi total value locked (TVL) charts, before unceremoniously dumping it back down them.  TVL is a measure

Ethereum
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Ethereum
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Ethereum Still Way Undervalued When Considering Fee Earnings

Ethereum has had a rollercoaster month, surging to its highest price for over two years, and experiencing record high network fees. It all points to the premise that, as a capital asset, it is still way undervalued according to one analyst. August saw Ethereum prices touch $480, which has been the highest they have been

Ethereum has had a rollercoaster month, surging to its highest price for over two years, and experiencing record high network fees. It all points to the premise that, as a capital asset, it is still way undervalued according to one analyst. August saw Ethereum prices touch $480, which has been the highest they have been

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Sushiswap
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Imminent SushiSwap Liquidity Migration Failing to Prevent Token Dumping

DeFi clone SushiSwap will be migrating to its own protocol in a few hours but that has failed to bolster token prices which have dumped 80% over the past week. The newly appointed ‘head chef’ of Uniswap clone, SushiSwap, has been posting updates regarding the imminent migration that will move the yield farming protocol onto

DeFi clone SushiSwap will be migrating to its own protocol in a few hours but that has failed to bolster token prices which have dumped 80% over the past week. The newly appointed ‘head chef’ of Uniswap clone, SushiSwap, has been posting updates regarding the imminent migration that will move the yield farming protocol onto

Altcoin News
Altcoin News

Report: Top Three Crypto Exchanges Continue to Increase Market Share

The latest crypto exchange report from BitMEX has revealed that August was a massive month for centralized finance with surging figures for spot volumes and derivatives as the world’s largest exchanges increase their grip on the markets. August has been a big month for DeFi, there is no doubting that, but it has also resulted

The latest crypto exchange report from BitMEX has revealed that August was a massive month for centralized finance with surging figures for spot volumes and derivatives as the world’s largest exchanges increase their grip on the markets. August has been a big month for DeFi, there is no doubting that, but it has also resulted

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Bitcoin News
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Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Buying Pressure Increasing as Exchanges Hold More Stablecoins

Bitcoin may still be correcting from its 2020 high, but analytics indicate that there is still a lot of buying pressure and the bull run may not be over just yet. Bitcoin prices have been hovering around the $10,250 level for the past three days, down around 17% from their 2020 highs. A weekly candle

Bitcoin may still be correcting from its 2020 high, but analytics indicate that there is still a lot of buying pressure and the bull run may not be over just yet. Bitcoin prices have been hovering around the $10,250 level for the past three days, down around 17% from their 2020 highs. A weekly candle

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DeFi News
Sushiswap
DeFi News

SushiSwap Shenanigans Continue as Band Protocol Denies Involvement

DeFi fork SushiSwap has been making the headlines over the weekend and the saga has continued today with the Band Protocol co-founder denying that he is also the founder of yield farming protocol. The Band Protocol, which provides data and price oracles for DeFi platforms, has made an official announcement on behalf CIO and co-founder

DeFi fork SushiSwap has been making the headlines over the weekend and the saga has continued today with the Band Protocol co-founder denying that he is also the founder of yield farming protocol. The Band Protocol, which provides data and price oracles for DeFi platforms, has made an official announcement on behalf CIO and co-founder

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BitMEX Launches EOS, Chainlink, Tezos, and Cardano Futures

The array of altcoin futures contracts in the crypto industry has just been expanded by BitMEX with new offerings for four of the top digital assets. Crypto exchange BitMEX, which is well known in the industry for its highly leveraged trading options, has just added four more altcoins to its Quanto Futures products list. Four

The array of altcoin futures contracts in the crypto industry has just been expanded by BitMEX with new offerings for four of the top digital assets. Crypto exchange BitMEX, which is well known in the industry for its highly leveraged trading options, has just added four more altcoins to its Quanto Futures products list. Four