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New York lawmaker says she doesn't own any crypto
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New York lawmaker says she doesn't own any crypto
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New York Lawmaker Gives Reason For Holding No Crypto, Urges Colleagues To Do Same

Popular New York lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, also known as AOC, has revealed that she doesn’t own or hold Bitcoin. Well known for her somewhat unique political beliefs and stances, the Democrat has shared her opinion about members of the U.S Congress owning cryptocurrencies. According to her, it is “absolutely wild” and unethical for U.S. representatives

Popular New York lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, also known as AOC, has revealed that she doesn’t own or hold Bitcoin. Well known for her somewhat unique political beliefs and stances, the Democrat has shared her opinion about members of the U.S Congress owning cryptocurrencies. According to her, it is “absolutely wild” and unethical for U.S. representatives

OpenSea IPO might happen soon
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OpenSea IPO might happen soon
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OpenSea Appoints New CFO, Is An IPO Next?

According to Bloomberg reports, OpenSea — the world’s largest NFT marketplace has appointed Brian Roberts as its first-ever chief financial officer CFO. Roberts is coming in as an erstwhile CFO of ride-sharing app Lyft, one with a basket full of rich experiences. For 3 years, Roberts served as head of global corporate development at Microsoft

According to Bloomberg reports, OpenSea — the world’s largest NFT marketplace has appointed Brian Roberts as its first-ever chief financial officer CFO. Roberts is coming in as an erstwhile CFO of ride-sharing app Lyft, one with a basket full of rich experiences. For 3 years, Roberts served as head of global corporate development at Microsoft

Nishikant Dubey has shared his views about the much-debated cryptocurrency topic
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Nishikant Dubey has shared his views about the much-debated cryptocurrency topic
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‘Crypto Must Be Banned’ — BJP MP Nishikant Dubey

BJP MP Nishikant Dubey has shared his views about the much-debated cryptocurrency topic. According to reports by NDTV, Mr. Dubey spoke during Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha on Monday, claiming that crypto operates on the same technology as the ‘dark net’, and sooner or later, would be used for drug deals, illegal weapon sales,

BJP MP Nishikant Dubey has shared his views about the much-debated cryptocurrency topic. According to reports by NDTV, Mr. Dubey spoke during Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha on Monday, claiming that crypto operates on the same technology as the ‘dark net’, and sooner or later, would be used for drug deals, illegal weapon sales,

Bitcoin News
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Fidelity Canada Launches Spot Bitcoin ETF and Mutual Funds, Begins Trading

Fidelity Canada has succeeded in launching its Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) as well as the Fidelity Advantage Bitcoin ETF Fund (mutual fund) on December 2, thus becoming only the first of such to be available in the country. The funds will be trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), under the tickers FBTC for the

Fidelity Canada has succeeded in launching its Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) as well as the Fidelity Advantage Bitcoin ETF Fund (mutual fund) on December 2, thus becoming only the first of such to be available in the country. The funds will be trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), under the tickers FBTC for the

Indian government will not ban crypto
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Indian government will not ban crypto
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Breaking: Indian Government Confirms Crypto Regulation Amid Ban Speculations

IndianDespite numerous claims from various sources that India might outrightly ban crypto, the Indian Government has just confirmed otherwise. In fact, before now, there has been an air of anxiety in the Crypto industry as everyone had been eagerly waiting on a positive regulation, only to find out, that the wordings of the crypto bill

IndianDespite numerous claims from various sources that India might outrightly ban crypto, the Indian Government has just confirmed otherwise. In fact, before now, there has been an air of anxiety in the Crypto industry as everyone had been eagerly waiting on a positive regulation, only to find out, that the wordings of the crypto bill

Facebook revisits crypto ad ban
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Facebook revisits crypto ad ban
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Facebook Eases Crypto Ad Policies

On Wednesday, Facebook made a U-turn on its long-standing policy against running crypto-related ads on its platform. This move sees the tech giant updating the number of regulatory licenses it accepts, from 3 to a whopping 27. Facebook Publicizes Acceptable Licenses For The First Time Meanwhile, for the first time ever, Facebook has now put

On Wednesday, Facebook made a U-turn on its long-standing policy against running crypto-related ads on its platform. This move sees the tech giant updating the number of regulatory licenses it accepts, from 3 to a whopping 27. Facebook Publicizes Acceptable Licenses For The First Time Meanwhile, for the first time ever, Facebook has now put

Bitcoin Senator Lummis stands against Powell's renomination
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Bitcoin Senator Lummis stands against Powell's renomination
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Bitcoin Senator Rallies For Support Against Powell’s Renomination As Federal Reserve Chair, Here’s Why

Popular Bitcoin Senator, Senator Cynthia Lummis is reportedly soliciting for the support of her fellow Republicans in her stance against Jay Powell after the latter got renominated to chair the Federal Reserve. Bitcoin Senator Wary of Crypto-unfriendly Nominees As reported by Decrypt who first broke the news, a source in Lummis’ office says her reasons

Popular Bitcoin Senator, Senator Cynthia Lummis is reportedly soliciting for the support of her fellow Republicans in her stance against Jay Powell after the latter got renominated to chair the Federal Reserve. Bitcoin Senator Wary of Crypto-unfriendly Nominees As reported by Decrypt who first broke the news, a source in Lummis’ office says her reasons

Israel has been expressing its interest in CBDC
CBDC
Israel has been expressing its interest in CBDC
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Israel Fast-tracks Its Central Bank Digital Currency Plans

As reported by Reuters on Monday, and just like many other economies of the world are currently doing, Israel may have also started advancing its plans regarding its own Central Bank-issued Digital Currency (CBDC) too. Israel Committed To Advanced Technological Knowledge — Amir Yaron According to the reports, the Governor of the Bank of Israel

As reported by Reuters on Monday, and just like many other economies of the world are currently doing, Israel may have also started advancing its plans regarding its own Central Bank-issued Digital Currency (CBDC) too. Israel Committed To Advanced Technological Knowledge — Amir Yaron According to the reports, the Governor of the Bank of Israel

Hivemind joins the league of dozens of other unicorns
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Hivemind joins the league of dozens of other unicorns
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Hivemind Launches $1.5 Billion Venture Fund, Partners With Algorand

Renowned Wall Street veteran Matt Zhang has reportedly launched a $1.5 billion venture capital (VC) firm named Hivemind Capital Partners, per Bloomberg reports. The VC was launched to help crypto-based startups, as well as blockchain projects who are invested in building the infrastructure of the crypto industry. Hivemind Focused On Building Crypto Infrastructure While announcing

Renowned Wall Street veteran Matt Zhang has reportedly launched a $1.5 billion venture capital (VC) firm named Hivemind Capital Partners, per Bloomberg reports. The VC was launched to help crypto-based startups, as well as blockchain projects who are invested in building the infrastructure of the crypto industry. Hivemind Focused On Building Crypto Infrastructure While announcing

ConstitutionDAO may have really come short of expectations
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ConstitutionDAO may have really come short of expectations
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ConstitutionDAO PEOPLE Token Continue To Rise Amid DAO Closure

Less than two days after the earlier reports of ContitutionDAO’s PEOPLE token hitting an all-time high of $0.02, it has now reached a new ATH of $0.16. Brief History of ConstitutionDAO ConstitutionDAO was formed on November 11, when a group of crypto enthusiasts met on Zoom with a common goal of raising funds in order to secure

Less than two days after the earlier reports of ContitutionDAO’s PEOPLE token hitting an all-time high of $0.02, it has now reached a new ATH of $0.16. Brief History of ConstitutionDAO ConstitutionDAO was formed on November 11, when a group of crypto enthusiasts met on Zoom with a common goal of raising funds in order to secure

Tanzania is reportedly making plans to issue its own central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC).
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Tanzania is reportedly making plans to issue its own central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC).
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Tanzania Set to Launch Its Digital Currency

According to a statement issued by the Governor of the Bank of Tanzania, Florens Luoga, the African nation is reportedly making plans to issue its own central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC). Tanzania Prepares To Launch Its CBDC As many African nations continue to tap into the digital currency initiative, Tanzania may be finally ready to

According to a statement issued by the Governor of the Bank of Tanzania, Florens Luoga, the African nation is reportedly making plans to issue its own central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC). Tanzania Prepares To Launch Its CBDC As many African nations continue to tap into the digital currency initiative, Tanzania may be finally ready to

Shiba Inu announced via its official Twitter page that the holders of the meme coin are now over a million
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Shiba Inu announced via its official Twitter page that the holders of the meme coin are now over a million
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Shiba Inu ($SHIB) Surges 18% As Meme Coin Hits 1 Million Holders

Earlier on Thursday, Shiba Inu announced via its official Twitter page that the holders of the $SHIB coin have now reached a record-breaking 1 million. And now, only a few hours later, meme crypto Shiba Inu ($SHIB) saw its price surging to $0.000044 today — an 18% increase in the last 24 hours. As indicated

Earlier on Thursday, Shiba Inu announced via its official Twitter page that the holders of the $SHIB coin have now reached a record-breaking 1 million. And now, only a few hours later, meme crypto Shiba Inu ($SHIB) saw its price surging to $0.000044 today — an 18% increase in the last 24 hours. As indicated

Axie Infinity ($AXS) has now surpassed SAND in daily sales volume.
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Axie Infinity ($AXS) has now surpassed SAND in daily sales volume.
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Axie Infinity ($AXS) Surpasses SAND in Daily Sales, Sells Virtual Land NFT For Record 550 ETH

Despite the Sandbox’s SAND gaining massively across the month of November, the native token of Axie Infinity ($AXS) has now surpassed it in daily sales volume. Axie Infinity ($AXS) Tops SAND on Daily Sales Volume Chart According to data from Cryptoslam, AXS traded the hands of roughly 35,000 buyers over 90,000 transactions — a 3.4% increase

Despite the Sandbox’s SAND gaining massively across the month of November, the native token of Axie Infinity ($AXS) has now surpassed it in daily sales volume. Axie Infinity ($AXS) Tops SAND on Daily Sales Volume Chart According to data from Cryptoslam, AXS traded the hands of roughly 35,000 buyers over 90,000 transactions — a 3.4% increase

70 Japanese companies have teamed up to form a consortium to launch yen-based digital currency
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70 Japanese companies have teamed up to form a consortium to launch yen-based digital currency
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70 Japanese Companies Form Consortium to Launch Yen-based Digital Currency

In a bid to launch a new yen-based digital currency in 2022, about 70 Japanese companies have come together to form a consortium. The association which has some of the country’s biggest financial institutions joining in, is sending a strong signal that the private sector may have just started embracing blockchain-based payment systems too. 70

In a bid to launch a new yen-based digital currency in 2022, about 70 Japanese companies have come together to form a consortium. The association which has some of the country’s biggest financial institutions joining in, is sending a strong signal that the private sector may have just started embracing blockchain-based payment systems too. 70

The OCC has today published a clarifying letter to banks and federal savings associations
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The OCC has today published a clarifying letter to banks and federal savings associations
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OCC Issues Regulatory Clarity For Banks, Here’s How It Aligns With International Regulations

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has today published a clarifying letter to banks and federal savings associations. As stated in the letter, these concerned parties must demonstrate that they have absolute controls before engaging in any crypto-based activities. Regulatory Clarity For Banks Speaking about the regulatory clarity, the Acting Comptroller of

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has today published a clarifying letter to banks and federal savings associations. As stated in the letter, these concerned parties must demonstrate that they have absolute controls before engaging in any crypto-based activities. Regulatory Clarity For Banks Speaking about the regulatory clarity, the Acting Comptroller of

Customers will be able to purchase movie tickets and concessions with crypto at over 500 Regal cinemas
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Customers will be able to purchase movie tickets and concessions with crypto at over 500 Regal cinemas
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Regal Collaborates With Flexa, Integrates Digital Currency Payments For Theatres

Customers will be able to purchase movie tickets and concessions with crypto at over 500 Regal cinemas. Regal To Integrate Crypto Payment For Movie Tickets Movie operator, Regal has announced its upcoming partnership with Flexa — a digital payment network on Tuesday, as it looks to aIlow its customers make movie tickets payments and a

Customers will be able to purchase movie tickets and concessions with crypto at over 500 Regal cinemas. Regal To Integrate Crypto Payment For Movie Tickets Movie operator, Regal has announced its upcoming partnership with Flexa — a digital payment network on Tuesday, as it looks to aIlow its customers make movie tickets payments and a

SAND edged even higher on November 23, building on its month-long gains to reach a new record high.
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SAND edged even higher on November 23, building on its month-long gains to reach a new record high.
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Sandbox token SAND rallies 260% in November, Here’s the Catalyst Behind the Price Surge

The native token of The Sandbox, SAND edged even higher on November 23, building on its month-long gains to reach a new record high. Sandbox Token Month-to-date Gains Hit 260% Despite the price of SAND rising to $5.64 during the day, it has since retraced some of those gains and is now trading at $5.41

The native token of The Sandbox, SAND edged even higher on November 23, building on its month-long gains to reach a new record high. Sandbox Token Month-to-date Gains Hit 260% Despite the price of SAND rising to $5.64 during the day, it has since retraced some of those gains and is now trading at $5.41

Avalanche ($AVAX) is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon as it continues soaring in value
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Avalanche ($AVAX) is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon as it continues soaring in value
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Avalanche ($AVAX) Retains Momentum, Soars 10% in 24 Hours

Ethereum closest rival Avalanche ($AVAX) is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon as it continues soaring in value. This follows after the asset claimed a spot in the top 10 biggest cryptocurrencies by market value over the weekend. Avalanche ($AVAX) Can’t Stop Rising According to data from Coinmarketcap, the native cryptocurrency of

Ethereum closest rival Avalanche ($AVAX) is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon as it continues soaring in value. This follows after the asset claimed a spot in the top 10 biggest cryptocurrencies by market value over the weekend. Avalanche ($AVAX) Can’t Stop Rising According to data from Coinmarketcap, the native cryptocurrency of

MoonPay has just announced today, a $555 million Series A funding round
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MoonPay has just announced today, a $555 million Series A funding round
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Breaking: MoonPay just Hit $3.4B Valuation, Here’s What Happened

In line with an earlier report by The Information, Crypto payments provider MoonPay has just announced today, a $555 million Series A funding round that was led by Tiger Global and Coatue. The funding round which saw venture capital (VC) firms like Thrive Capital, Blossom Capital, NEA, and Paradigm participating in the equuty-only round, brings

In line with an earlier report by The Information, Crypto payments provider MoonPay has just announced today, a $555 million Series A funding round that was led by Tiger Global and Coatue. The funding round which saw venture capital (VC) firms like Thrive Capital, Blossom Capital, NEA, and Paradigm participating in the equuty-only round, brings

Bitcoin has seen another 4% dip within the last 24 hours, taking down the global crypto market capitalization with it.
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Bitcoin has seen another 4% dip within the last 24 hours, taking down the global crypto market capitalization with it.
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Bitcoin Hits Monthly Low As Global Crypto Market Capitalization Dips 5%

Bitcoin has seen another 4% dip within the last 24 hours, taking down the global crypto market capitalization with it. Being the world’s largest cryptocurrency, it’s not exactly surprising how its downward movement has also brought about the global crypto market cap falling 5%. On November 10, Bitcoin attained an all-time-high price of $69,044, and

Bitcoin has seen another 4% dip within the last 24 hours, taking down the global crypto market capitalization with it. Being the world’s largest cryptocurrency, it’s not exactly surprising how its downward movement has also brought about the global crypto market cap falling 5%. On November 10, Bitcoin attained an all-time-high price of $69,044, and