In the latest crypto investigation by US authorities, a Los Angeles man was sentenced to eight years in federal prison and ordered to pay $1.Read more
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has announced the next steps in its consideration of the proposed Franklin Templeton and Hashdex spot Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund (ETF) bids.Read more
Animoca Brands, a leading company in advancing digital property rights for gaming and the open metaverse, has recently announced a significant strategic investment in the Open Network Foundation (TON) ecosystem.Read more
Interactive Brokers, one of the largest brokerage firms in the world, has opened crypto trading for retail clients in Hong Kong.
According to the Nov.
More foreign banks have joined China’s digital yuan central bank digital currency (CBDC), the e-CNY, following British bank Standard Chartered’s entry on Nov. 27, bringing its total to four.Read more
Cryptocurrency mining firm Phoenix Group is preparing for its public trading launch after seeing a significant oversubscription during the pre-market sale on Nov. 21.Read more
Hong Kong authorities reported on Nov. 27 that 145 users were affected in a scam by the unlicensed cryptocurrency exchange Hounax, resulting in a loss of 148 million HKD ($18.9 million), according to local media Shenzhen Commercial News.
Bitcoin (BTC), the largest cryptocurrency by market value, experienced its first-ever halving 11 years ago today.Read more
A one-year grace period for cryptocurrency exchanges operating in Hong Kong will remain in place despite recent scandals.
According to local news reports on Nov.
British multinational bank Standard Chartered will partake in trials of China’s digital yuan central bank digital currency (e-CNY CBDC), one of the first foreign banks to do so in the country.
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Cryptocurrency exchange and Web3 developer OKX announced the expansion of its services for users in the Brazilian market with a local crypto exchange and Web3 wallet platform.
The governing body of Cosmos Hub has endorsed a proposal to decrease the maximum inflation rate of its native token, ATOM (ATOM), from approximately 14% to 10%.
As per the proposal, the authorized modification would reduce Atom’s annualized staking yield from around 19% to approximately 13.4%.
Indexed Finance, an Ethereum-based project that suffered a $16 million hack in 2021, has successfully thwarted two hijacking attempts.Read more