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Breaking: Goldman Sachs To Offer Over-The-Counter Crypto Options- Report

Goldman Sachs is close to announcing that it is the first major U.S. bank to trade an over-the-counter (OTC) crypto instrument, a recent report said. The firm reportedly traded a Bitcoin-linked instrument with crypto bank Galaxy Digital. An OTC transaction is one that takes place directly over a private broker-dealer network, instead of a centralized

Goldman Sachs is close to announcing that it is the first major U.S. bank to trade an over-the-counter (OTC) crypto instrument, a recent report said. The firm reportedly traded a Bitcoin-linked instrument with crypto bank Galaxy Digital. An OTC transaction is one that takes place directly over a private broker-dealer network, instead of a centralized

China's ban on crypto has not stopped web3 development in the country
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China's ban on crypto has not stopped web3 development in the country
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Just-In: Architect of China’s CBDC Calls For More Web3 Development

Yao Qian, a key developer in China’s central bank digital currency (CBDC)  project, called on the Chinese government to increase the development of web3 technology. In an academic article, Qian said strengthening web3 research was important to China’s future internet infrastructure. Qian had led the People’s Bank of China’s digital currency initiative. He then served

Yao Qian, a key developer in China’s central bank digital currency (CBDC)  project, called on the Chinese government to increase the development of web3 technology. In an academic article, Qian said strengthening web3 research was important to China’s future internet infrastructure. Qian had led the People’s Bank of China’s digital currency initiative. He then served

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Huge Venture Capital Money Flows Into Crypto Funds Amid the Russia-Ukraine Crisis, Here’s the Stats

The Russian-Ukraine war has sent jitters across the equity and the crypto market bringing back strong volatility in play. Furthermore, the sanctions have also exposed that how any country can be at the receiving end of the economic warfare driven by traditional financial systems. The latest report from Fundstrat shows that global investors have been

The Russian-Ukraine war has sent jitters across the equity and the crypto market bringing back strong volatility in play. Furthermore, the sanctions have also exposed that how any country can be at the receiving end of the economic warfare driven by traditional financial systems. The latest report from Fundstrat shows that global investors have been

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Austin, Texas To Support Blockchain And Web 3.0 Technologies

According to an official government document, the Mayor of Austin has directed the City Manager to help create an enabling government and community environment that supports the creation of new technologies like Blockchain and Web 3.0. By making this move, the City of Austin’s government wants to put itself on the world digital finance map,

According to an official government document, the Mayor of Austin has directed the City Manager to help create an enabling government and community environment that supports the creation of new technologies like Blockchain and Web 3.0. By making this move, the City of Austin’s government wants to put itself on the world digital finance map,

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Jamaica digital currency
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Jamaica Will Airdrop $16 To Early Adopters Of CBDC Wallet

Jamaica’s government said it will deposit 2500 Jamaican dollars ($16) to the first 100,000 citizens to use the country’s new digital currency wallets, in a bid to boost the use of its recently unveiled central bank digital currency (CBDC), Jamaica Digital Exchange, or JAM-DEX. The move, announced in a press release, comes shortly after the

Jamaica’s government said it will deposit 2500 Jamaican dollars ($16) to the first 100,000 citizens to use the country’s new digital currency wallets, in a bid to boost the use of its recently unveiled central bank digital currency (CBDC), Jamaica Digital Exchange, or JAM-DEX. The move, announced in a press release, comes shortly after the

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Russian Ban In Focus As MetaMask, OpenSea Abide By U.S. Sanctions

OpenSea, the world’s largest NFT marketplace, reportedly began blocking Iranian users citing U.S. sanctions against the country, while popular Ethereum wallet MetaMask was unavailable in certain blacklisted countries due to restrictions by its host Infura. The moves sparked widespread debate over the supposedly decentralized nature of crypto, and whether other major companies would also fall

OpenSea, the world’s largest NFT marketplace, reportedly began blocking Iranian users citing U.S. sanctions against the country, while popular Ethereum wallet MetaMask was unavailable in certain blacklisted countries due to restrictions by its host Infura. The moves sparked widespread debate over the supposedly decentralized nature of crypto, and whether other major companies would also fall

Two exchanges that lost the most are Binance and FTX. Almost two billion combined.
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Two exchanges that lost the most are Binance and FTX. Almost two billion combined.
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Breaking: Ukraine Cancels Awaited Airdrop For Crypto Donors

Ukraine has cancelled its upcoming airdrop for crypto donors scheduled today. Earlier as reported by CoinGape,  the airdrop event was likely targeted by a phishing attempt. The country will instead issue NFTs to thank its crypto donors, at an unspecified time. Ukraine will issue NFTs to thank donors The move comes as what seemed like

Ukraine has cancelled its upcoming airdrop for crypto donors scheduled today. Earlier as reported by CoinGape,  the airdrop event was likely targeted by a phishing attempt. The country will instead issue NFTs to thank its crypto donors, at an unspecified time. Ukraine will issue NFTs to thank donors The move comes as what seemed like

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crypto airdrop
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Breaking: Ukraine Announces Airdrop As Crypto Aid Crosses $50 Mln

The Ukraine Government said on Tuesday it would airdrop crypto donated to the country’s official wallet, as donations crossed $50 million. The country’s official Twitter handle said an airdrop was confirmed, and that a snapshot would be taken on March 3, at 6 pm Kyiv time (4 pm GMT). Airdrop confirmed. Snapshot will be taken

The Ukraine Government said on Tuesday it would airdrop crypto donated to the country’s official wallet, as donations crossed $50 million. The country’s official Twitter handle said an airdrop was confirmed, and that a snapshot would be taken on March 3, at 6 pm Kyiv time (4 pm GMT). Airdrop confirmed. Snapshot will be taken

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Breaking: Uniswap (UNI) Builds Platform To Donate ERC-20 Tokens To Ukraine

Uniswap Labs, operator of the world’s largest decentralized exchange protocol, said it had built a platform that would allow users to quickly donate any ERC-20 tokens to Ukraine. Donate any ETH token now Uniswap shared the platform in a tweet, linking it to Ukraine’s official account. The government had shared an official wallet address last

Uniswap Labs, operator of the world’s largest decentralized exchange protocol, said it had built a platform that would allow users to quickly donate any ERC-20 tokens to Ukraine. Donate any ETH token now Uniswap shared the platform in a tweet, linking it to Ukraine’s official account. The government had shared an official wallet address last

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Breaking: Major Crypto Exchanges Respond To Ukraine’s Call To Ban Crypto For Russians

Ukraine  on Sunday requested major crypto exchanges to block addresses linked to Russia and Belarus, amid growing speculation that Moscow could use the platform to subvert recent economic sanctions. But the request was criticized by the crypto community. Mykhailo Fedorov, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, tweeted the request on Sunday. This

Ukraine  on Sunday requested major crypto exchanges to block addresses linked to Russia and Belarus, amid growing speculation that Moscow could use the platform to subvert recent economic sanctions. But the request was criticized by the crypto community. Mykhailo Fedorov, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, tweeted the request on Sunday. This

Bitcoin Donations for Ukraine surge in as Border Tensions Escalate
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Bitcoin Donations for Ukraine surge in as Border Tensions Escalate
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All Eyes On Russia’s Crypto Shift As West Considers SWIFT Sanctions

The number of countries supporting Russia’s removal from the SWIFT payments system grew on Saturday, as the Ukraine invasion rages on. Focus now turns to whether Moscow will adopt digital assets to bypass crippling economic sanctions. Growing calls for Russia’s removal from SWIFT In a series of tweets, high-ranking Ukrainian officials said several countries, including

The number of countries supporting Russia’s removal from the SWIFT payments system grew on Saturday, as the Ukraine invasion rages on. Focus now turns to whether Moscow will adopt digital assets to bypass crippling economic sanctions. Growing calls for Russia’s removal from SWIFT In a series of tweets, high-ranking Ukrainian officials said several countries, including

ECB urges crypto regulation
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ECB urges crypto regulation
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Just-In: EU Postpones Bill To Ban “Proof Of Work” Tokens; ECB Calls For Immediate Regulations

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde called for immediate regulations on cryptocurrencies in the bloc, citing potential use by Russia to bypass recent economic sanctions. Speaking with reporters during an informal meeting of ministers for the economy and finance on Friday, Lagarde said lawmakers needed to act quickly to regulate the growing asset class. She

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde called for immediate regulations on cryptocurrencies in the bloc, citing potential use by Russia to bypass recent economic sanctions. Speaking with reporters during an informal meeting of ministers for the economy and finance on Friday, Lagarde said lawmakers needed to act quickly to regulate the growing asset class. She

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Russia-Ukraine Conflict May Hit Bitcoin Mining; Here’s Why

The crypto mining industry faces renewed disruption as the Russia-Ukraine conflict threatens to upset the supply of materials crucial to semiconductor manufacturing. The industry is still reeling from a severe, near two-year chip shortage that ramped up the prices of graphics cards, which are crucial towards minting tokens. Ukraine And Russia Key Suppliers of Chip

The crypto mining industry faces renewed disruption as the Russia-Ukraine conflict threatens to upset the supply of materials crucial to semiconductor manufacturing. The industry is still reeling from a severe, near two-year chip shortage that ramped up the prices of graphics cards, which are crucial towards minting tokens. Ukraine And Russia Key Suppliers of Chip

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Can Russia Use Crypto To Bypass U.S. Sanctions? Canada’s Freedom Convoy Proves So

Speculation grew over whether crypto transactions could help Russia bypass restrictions placed on its financial system by the United States, after President Joe Biden on Thursday announced stricter sanctions against the country. Biden announced restrictions against Russia’s two largest banks and several wealthy elites in the country. While the move effectively blocks them from the

Speculation grew over whether crypto transactions could help Russia bypass restrictions placed on its financial system by the United States, after President Joe Biden on Thursday announced stricter sanctions against the country. Biden announced restrictions against Russia’s two largest banks and several wealthy elites in the country. While the move effectively blocks them from the

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Sandbox (SAND) Price Test 0.50% Fibonacci Retracement At $4.5

Sandbox (SAND) price rises for the second straight day on Saturday. SAND has rallied more than 65% from the January 22 lows. However, the extent of this rally is expected to reach its saturation point at the 0.50% Fibonacci retracement. Sandbox (SAND) price extends the previous session’s gains on Saturday. More upside if the price

Sandbox (SAND) price rises for the second straight day on Saturday. SAND has rallied more than 65% from the January 22 lows. However, the extent of this rally is expected to reach its saturation point at the 0.50% Fibonacci retracement. Sandbox (SAND) price extends the previous session’s gains on Saturday. More upside if the price

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What is the Arbitrum Network and why do we need it?

Currently, the most popular network for launching decentralized applications (dApps) is Ethereum. The downside of Ethereum’s success was a huge increase in the gas cost on the network and its general overload. While developers from the Ethereum community are working on Ethereum 2.0, alternative teams are developing their projects, known as layer 2 solutions. One

Currently, the most popular network for launching decentralized applications (dApps) is Ethereum. The downside of Ethereum’s success was a huge increase in the gas cost on the network and its general overload. While developers from the Ethereum community are working on Ethereum 2.0, alternative teams are developing their projects, known as layer 2 solutions. One

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QNT Price Touches Three-Weeks Highs AT $150.0

QNT price has reflected some really good moves over the past four days. The price shoots today showcased the biggest single-day movement since January 21. At the press time, ONT is changing hands at $128.00%, up 13% for the day. Quant Network’s native token, QNT surges 10% on Thursday. However, the rally fell short below

QNT price has reflected some really good moves over the past four days. The price shoots today showcased the biggest single-day movement since January 21. At the press time, ONT is changing hands at $128.00%, up 13% for the day. Quant Network’s native token, QNT surges 10% on Thursday. However, the rally fell short below

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CHINA bitcoin
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China Allocates 15 Pilot Zones and 164 Entities for Blockchain Projects

China is blazing ahead in Blockchain technology and has established 15 pilot zones and 164 entities for blockchain projects. According to the Chinese government, the Blockchain-enabled projects will be from allied fields. It will include manufacturing, energy, government and tax services, law, education, health, trade and finance, and cross-border finance. Sixteen Chinese bodies have released

China is blazing ahead in Blockchain technology and has established 15 pilot zones and 164 entities for blockchain projects. According to the Chinese government, the Blockchain-enabled projects will be from allied fields. It will include manufacturing, energy, government and tax services, law, education, health, trade and finance, and cross-border finance. Sixteen Chinese bodies have released

Cardano (ADA) Whales Ownership Rises Record Levels, 'Buy The Dip' Opportunity?
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Cardano (ADA) Whales Ownership Rises Record Levels, 'Buy The Dip' Opportunity?
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Cardano(ADA) Price Crawls Near ATL, 20% Upside Expected

Cardano’s (ADA) price is trading modestly lower on Friday in a consolidated range. ADA price has not seen much change in sentiment for the past few sessions. The gains in the US dollar keep the pressure on the riskier assets. As the market continues to digest the multiple interest rate hikes by the US Federal

Cardano’s (ADA) price is trading modestly lower on Friday in a consolidated range. ADA price has not seen much change in sentiment for the past few sessions. The gains in the US dollar keep the pressure on the riskier assets. As the market continues to digest the multiple interest rate hikes by the US Federal

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Avalanche (AVAX) Price Sits At Three Months Low Near $62.0

Avalanche (AVAX) is one of the quickest smart contract blockchains in terms of time-to-finality with most of the validators of any proof-of-stake protocol. At the press time, the current market cap of the AVAX  is $16.3 billion with a 24-hour trading volume of $1 billion. Avalanche (AVAX) price locks in some gains on Thursday extending

Avalanche (AVAX) is one of the quickest smart contract blockchains in terms of time-to-finality with most of the validators of any proof-of-stake protocol. At the press time, the current market cap of the AVAX  is $16.3 billion with a 24-hour trading volume of $1 billion. Avalanche (AVAX) price locks in some gains on Thursday extending