EXCLUSIVE US SEC cop claims crypto company amnesty is not on the table

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How Crypto.com is betting big on sports partnerships to reach one billion users

A representation of the cryptocurrency bitcoin and Ethereum placed on US dollars in this illustration taken on January 24, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in Feb. 14 (Reuters) – Crypto companies are betting that sports advertising will help them go mainstream, … Read more

Marketplace suspends most NFT sales citing “rampant” counterfeiting and plagiarism

LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) – The platform, which sold an NFT of Jack Dorsey’s first tweet for $2.9 million, has halted most transactions because people were selling tokens with content they didn’t own, it said its founder and called this a “fundamental problem”. ” in the fast-growing digital asset market. Sales of NFTs, or non-fungible … Read more

Wall St Week Ahead Cryptocurrency investors face increased uncertainty after the rough start of 2022

NEW YORK, Feb.11 (Reuters) – Investors are bracing for further rounds of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as concerns over an aggressive Federal Reserve threaten to stifle risk appetite in markets. The volatility traditionally associated with cryptocurrencies has been amply shown in the past few weeks. Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency, has risen about 33% since January … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Suspected accomplices of Islamist attacker used cryptocurrency exchange Binance, German police say

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Russia proposes a ban on the use and mining of cryptocurrencies

The Russian c.bank proposes a ban on the use of cryptocurrency The regulator warns of risks to financial stability Analysts say a broader impact is negligible for now A ban on cryptocurrency exchanges has also been proposed MOSCOW, Jan. 20 (Reuters) – The Russian central bank on Thursday proposed banning the use and mining of … Read more

Bitcoin investors are aiming for the long haul in “mind-boggling” change.

Jan 17 (Reuters) – As bitcoin heads into 2022, a growing cohort of long-term investors are doubling down on its cryptocurrency holdings, hoping that a December drop was just a festive twist. Some industry observers point to the underlying stability of such long-term investments as potentially promising indicators for the capricious cryptocurrency. Since last July, … Read more

Analysis: Crypto companies are betting that the new mayor will make New York a hub of digital assets

Jan 12 (Reuters) – With American cities like Miami and Austin trying to woo digital asset companies, John Wu wasn’t sure whether to make New York City the permanent home of his cryptocurrency and blockchain start-up Ava Labs – until until Eric Adams was elected mayor in November. Wu said the election of Adams, a … Read more

NFT sales hit $ 25 billion in 2021, but growth is showing signs of slowing

LONDON, Jan 10 (Reuters) – From cartoon monkeys to video clips, sales of NFTs hit around $ 25 billion in 2021 as the speculative crypto asset gained popularity, data from market follower DappRadar shows, though there were signs of a slowdown in growth towards the end of the year. The prices of some non-fungible tokens, … Read more

The power of the Bitcoin network collapses as Kazakhstan’s crackdown hits cryptocurrency miners

Bitcoin’s “hashrate” drops after internet shuts down in Kazakhstan Country that accounted for 18% of bitcoin’s global output power in August The share has risen sharply after China’s crackdown Kazakhstan shuts down the internet after deadly protests LONDON, Jan. 6 (Reuters) – The bitcoin network’s global computing power dropped dramatically when Kazakhstan’s internet shutdown this … Read more