Former Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky has addressed potential conflicts of interest in his legal representation during a brief hearing in a New York courtroom.
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Sam Bankman-Fried, the once-billionaire founder of FTX, has been spotted looking quite different with a new beard and a slimmer figure in a photo that’s been making rounds, reportedly taken inside New York’s Metropolitan Detention Centre.
The United Kingdom is gearing up to enact fresh legislation regulating stablecoins and crypto staking within the next six months.
We’re thrilled to announce the return of the highly anticipated Startup Competition at Paris Blockchain Week. With a staggering array of prizes totaling over $10 million, encompassing funding, grants, credits, accelerations, listing, and more, this competition has become a cornerstone event within the blockchain startup ecosystem.
Crypto hedge fund Tyr Capital found itself embroiled in a dispute with one of its clients concerning its investment exposure to the bankrupt digital assets exchange FTX, as reported by the Financial Times on Tuesday.
“Year-to-date, 24% of Bitcoin and Ether futures volume at CME Group has been transacted from the EMEA region, and we continue to develop additional tools for clients there to hedge their crypto portfolios and express or take a view on potential market moves.”
“Securing FCA approval allows us to demonstrate our commitment to simplifying the regulatory journey for businesses, irrespective of their size. We’re not just rewriting the rules; we’re transforming the game.”
Binance today announced it will terminate support for several of its leveraged tokens linked to major cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), and Binance Coin (BNB) starting April 3.
Last week, the cryptocurrency investment landscape saw a big leap in interest, particularly in bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs), which attracted a record $2.4 billion of the $2.45 billion that flowed into digital asset investment products.
Nexera Foundation, evolving from AllianceBlock, introduces Nexera Finance, aiming to redefine the landscape of tokenization for businesses and institutions. This shift marks a strategic move towards facilitating compliant, tokenized financial solutions across industries.
The current law, set to take effect in January 2025, taxes income from virtual assets beyond 2.5 million won (currently $1,870 USD) at 22%, including local tax, compared to a 50 million won exemption for equities income. This disparity has prompted calls for a more balanced approach to asset taxation, acknowledging the complexities of determining investment amounts and gains in the virtual asset market.
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Ethena Labs, the creator behind the Ethereum-based stablecoin USDe, has raised $14 million in a strategic funding round.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has cast doubts on the continued dominance of Tether (USDT), the world’s largest stablecoin, citing its heavy reliance on the American market and looming regulatory changes.
Introducing Kadena SpireKey, a human-friendly and secure way to seamlessly interact with any application by removing complex signing processes.
UK-based asset manager, Jupiter Asset Management has decided to pull out its investment from an XRP exchange-traded product (ETP) managed by 21Share, due to compliance concerns.
“We are committed to providing a safe trading environment for all our users and understand the importance of complying with local regulations. Our partnership with SATOS allows us to continue offering our services to Dutch users by meeting all regulatory requirements.”
Digital asset firm Bakkt, which is owned by Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has received the regulatory green light from the US Securities and Exchange Commission to raise up to $150 million.
Wormhole data shows nearly $310 million in assets bridged from Ethereum to Sui over the last month — more than all other blockchains combined.