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Coinbase

SEC Releases Coinbase financials in direct listing request

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The application for registration of the offer of shares of the crypto exchange Coinbase, which was filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is now available to the public. The confidential draft document was submitted to the SEC back in mid-December 2020. The...

crypto mama

"Crypto mama" calls for smart regulation of DeFi market

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The DeFi decentralized finance market is expanding rapidly. Therefore, it must be introduced into the legal field, says SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce. She is often called the "crypto mama" as she periodically advocates for the early legalization of the cryptocurrency industry. The...

Binance Chain

Binance Chain has become more attractive to DApps developers

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Researchers from the DappRadar team have found that Binance Chain is becoming increasingly attractive to dApps developers. In this regard, the network already competes directly with Ethereum, which traditionally holds the lead among platforms used to launch applications. Decentralized Exchange...

DeFi

DeFi liquidations passed $24M amid falling crypto market

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The decline in prices in the crypto market has led to the second largest number of liquidations in the DeFi ecosystem. The DeFi liquidations occurred concurrently with the fall in the price of bitcoin below the $ 50,000 mark. Of the liquidations totaling about $ 24.1 million, approximately $ 13.7...

Bill Gates

Bill Gates commented on Tesla's investment in bitcoin

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Microsoft founder Bill Gates in an interview commented on Tesla's investment in bitcoin. Presenter Emily Chang noted that Tesla could make more returns on its Bitcoin investment than it does from selling electric vehicles throughout 2020. When Gates was asked about the potential impact of tweets...

Crypto whales

Whales are acquiring BNB amid the rising rate of the altcoin

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Binance Coin (BNB) has done very well over the past few months. The coin not only updated its all-time high but also made it to the top three digital currencies according to CoinMarketCap. BNB even surpassed Tether (USDT) in terms of capitalization. On Monday night, February 22, the BNB rate rose...

Twitter

Block Research notes surge of Twitter users' interest in BTC

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The Block Research team found that in February 2021, the number of mentions of bitcoin on Twitter rose to a record high. This trend is directly related to the strengthening of the BTC rate. Recall that at the end of last week, the largest digital currency exceeded $ 58,000, today the coin fell back...

Crypto market

Crypto market cap hit a new high reaching $1.7 trillion

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Not only bitcoin (BTC) broke another record this week, but also other digital currencies. We will remind, on the eve of the BTC rate updated its historical maximum, and the capitalization of the digital currency turned out to be above $ 1 trillion, as many analysts had predicted earlier. Bloomberg...

Ripple

SEC affirms accusations upon Ripple in the amended lawsuit

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SEC has said that Ripple CEOs Brad Garlinghouse and Chris Larsen have strongly influenced the price of XRP by increasing or decreasing the sales of their coins depending on the market situation. In an amended lawsuit filed on February 18, the SEC confirmed its allegations of violating U.S....

Bitcoin

BTC dominance index falls to 60%

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The growth of the cryptocurrency market was not only the result of the bitcoin (BTC) run but also the rise in prices for the largest altcoins. As a result, BTC's dominance index fell to its lowest level since October last year. Now, this figure is 60%. The share of Ether (ETH) in the market rose to...

Bill Gates

Bill Gates: I don't have bitcoin and I treat it neutral

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Microsoft founder Bill Gates said in an interview with CNBC that he has taken a neutral stance on Bitcoin. “I don’t have bitcoin, I don’t have a short position in bitcoin. I am neutral towards this asset,” he said. Gates noted that his foundation uses certain forms of digital currency in...

Binance

Number of Binance Chain daily transactions bypassed Ethereum

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Binance Chain surpassed Ethereum in terms of user activity. The CEO of the Binance exchange Changpeng Zhao wrote about this on Twitter and admitted that soon the number of transactions on the network would also be higher than on Ethereum. However, he added that he does not oppose ETH. It supports...

BTC

Bitcoin hits $52000 to set a new all-time high

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On February 17, the price of BTC crossed the $ 52000 mark. The asset is growing amid news from the software provider Microstrategy, which raised the target of issuing convertible notes from $ 600 million to $ 900 million with the option to purchase an additional $ 150M. The company will use the...

Cardano

Cardano cap has doubled since February and reached $ 28B

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Altcoin Cardano (ADA) has secured the fourth line in the ranking of the largest cryptocurrencies. Last week alone, its value increased by more than 30%. On Tuesday, February 16, the ADA rate rose to $ 0.875 (+ 1.65%). The capitalization of digital currency has doubled over the past two weeks, now...

Mining

The energy crisis in the US hurt bitcoin miners

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Due to abnormally cold weather in the United States, there are problems with the power supply of Texas. Local mining farms were de-energized, which led to a significant drop in hash rates. For example, the capacity of only one mining firm, Luxor Tech, fell 40%, said its co-founder Ethan Vera....

Ripple

SEC and Ripple abandon pre-trial settlement of the claim

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The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Ripple said that the regulator's lawsuit over the alleged unregistered sale of securities in the form of a digital asset XRP will not be settled out of court. In a letter to open the case, the parties stated that having previously discussed this...

Bitcoin

Miners cut bitcoin sales in February

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Researchers from the Glassnode team found that mining pools started selling fewer bitcoins in February. In January, by contrast, they were actively selling coins to earn as much as possible. By the beginning of this month, the miners received enough funds and switched to accumulative tactics. The...

Peter Schiff

Peter Schiff reiterates that gold is safer than bitcoin

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Financier Peter Schiff is widely known as one of the fierce critics of Bitcoin. He repeatedly on Twitter and during a conversation with reporters noted that BTC is an ordinary pyramid that will inevitably collapse. Schiff believes that cryptocurrency is growing in value only due to the influx of...

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