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Covid-19

Anonymous sell COVID-19 vaccine on the darknet for bitcoins

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On the so-called darknet, unknown persons posted an advertisement for the sale of a vaccine against COVID-19. At the same time, it is not specified what kind of drug is in question, and which company is behind its development, the Check Point team found out. You can buy one ampoule for 0.01 bitcoin...

MicroStrategy offering completed

MicroStrategy's Offering Surged $635 M

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On Friday, major business analytics organization MicroStrategy informed about the completion of a $650 Million contribution of 0.75% convertible senior notes. This means the firm must return funds to the participants at a rate of 0.75% annually, beginning from June 2021 and lasting through June...

MassMutual

MassMutual invested $ 100 million in bitcoin

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Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance (MassMutual) has invested $ 100M in BTC through the New York Digital Investments Group (NYDIG) crypto fund. MassMutual also got a $ 5M stake in NYDIG. NYDIG is one of the fastest-growing investment companies in the cryptocurrency market with $ 2.3 billion under...

Venezuela

Venezuela uses BTC to finance its external operations

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The Venezuelan authorities are using Bitcoin to finance the supply of goods from Turkey and Iran. This is the conclusion reached by the RunRun.es team, founded by investigative journalist Nelson Bocaranda. This researcher received classified data from the country's central bank, which suggests that...

TSX listed  the first Eth Fund product

Eth-based Fund Functions in Canada with $76 M Surged

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Toronto Stock Exchange has officially listed the first Ethereum-powered Fund product, which got over $76.5 M from capitalists. On Thursday authorities announced that the Ether Fund has finished its initial public offering of 7,240,000 Class A Units and Class F Units. the fundraiser managed by the...

Wordpress presents new EthereumAds plugin

WordPress Allows Users to Earn Ethereum Through Ads

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Free and open-source content management system WordPress launched a new plugin named EthereumAds. It allows content creators to purchase the advertising space and get Ethereum in exchange. EthereumAds is similar to other auction-based ad systems; it regularly assigns ad space to the highest offer...

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo lists bitcoin as a speculative instrument

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A Wells Fargo report says bitcoin is classified as a speculative instrument. At the same time, in 2020 BTC showed very good performance and was one of the most efficient assets. The bank's analysts recalled that the value of the largest cryptocurrency this year has grown by more than 170%. The coin...

German Bank launches stablecoin

Stellar-Based Euro Stablecoin Released

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One of the earliest German banks, Bankhaus von der Heydt has introduced a Euro-backed stablecoin powered by the decentralized protocol Stellar. The company informed that for building the new digital currency it collaborated with the P2P lending platform Bitbond. BVDH member of management board...

Mining

Miners have sharply increased the sale of bitcoins

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The volume of cryptocurrency traded by bitcoin miners has grown to its highest level since the beginning of 2018. Their report says that miners are now selling about the same amount of BTC coins that they were able to sell in January 2018. Recall that 2018 went down in history as one of the most...

Winklevoss

Winklevoss brothers iterate that BTC will exceed gold in cap

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Co-founders of the Gemini crypto exchange, twin brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, once again pointed to the giant potential of Bitcoin. They have repeatedly stated that the largest digital currency is set for long-term growth. As part of an online conference on fintech, which opened on...

Ray Dalio about BTC

Investor Ray Dalio Calls BTC an Alternative to Gold

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American billionaire, hedge fund manager Ray Dalio finds that Bitcoin can offer protection against the "depreciating value of money". Dalio seems to have changed his mind towards Bitcoin. During his recent AMM session on Reddit, the investor recognized the leading crypto asset as an...

Atari games launches its token

Atari Games is Launching its Token Next Week

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Famous arcade games company Atari Games joins the crypto sphere. Gaming cryptocurrencies have already gained huge popularity their funds reaching billions of dollars. Atari has been the initiator of many gaming innovations. It has also a great deal in the modification of the digital gamble token...

Square

Square to allocate $10M to support green bitcoin mining

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Square has announced its plan to become a zero-carbon company by 2030. This was announced in a press release from Square on December 8th. As part of the initiative, Square will provide $ 10 million to "support companies that are working to introduce and improve the efficiency of renewable...

BBVA launches crypto services

Spain's Second Largest Bank Launches Crypto Services

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Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), Madrid-based multinational financial services organization plans to launch cryptocurrency trading and custody services in the upcoming months. BBVA will reportedly deliver services in Switzerland and is awaiting regulatory approval. The team informed that...

BTC

Another businessman predicted a crazy year for Bitcoin

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The number of bitcoin supporters is growing among businessmen. Earlier it became known that such large players as, for example, Paul Tudor Jones, have already invested in BTC. U. S. Global Advisors CEO Frank Holmes said that 2021 will be a crazy year not only for gold but also for cryptocurrencies....

Monero

Monero address activity has skyrocketed

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Twitter users have noticed a sharp increase in addresses on the Monero network (XMR). According to BitinfoCharts, the number of daily transactions on December 7 exceeded 22,000. This is the highest figure in the entire history of the blockchain. For 12 months, the transaction activity of Monero...

Adam Back

Adam Back suggests replacing satoshi with bits

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Blockstream CEO Adam Back believes bitcoin users are better off using "bits" instead of "satoshi" when making day-to-day transactions. Satoshi is the smallest and most indivisible unit of the value of bitcoin. One bitcoin is divided into 100 million satoshi. According to Beck,...

Cardano

Cardano strengthens its position ahead of the Goguen fork

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A software update for the Cardano Network (ADA) is scheduled for mid-December 2020. On the eve of the Goguen fork, the price of this altcoin is rising moderately. The coin has already risen to eighth place in the ranking of the largest cryptocurrencies. The ADA rate on Monday, December 7, rose to $...

Cryptocurrency came to us in 2009 and became a twofold phenomenon. Many think these assets will bring freedom to the traditional financial system: many suppose they can give opportunities to scammers and fraud. But no matter what, everyone understands that crypto has become a serious game-changer in world economics.

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