American Popular News for 2 Dec 2021
Bank of America’s strategist says that the metaverse is a massive opportunity where cryptocurrencies will be widely used as currencies. “I definitely believe this is a massive, massive... opportunity,” he said. Bank of America’s Metaverse Prediction Bank of America’s strategist, Haim Israel, told the Insider Tuesday that the metaverse is a massive opportunity for blockchain […]
Not sure which way BTC price might go? Here's how pro traders use the "iron condor" options strategy to place carefully hedged bets.
Bank Indonesia, the country’s central bank, is reportedly considering issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC) to fight the use of cryptocurrency. “A CBDC would be one of the tools to fight... crypto. We assume that people would find CBDC more credible than crypto,” said an assistant governor of the central bank. Central Bank Sees […]
The Nervos Network is an open Blockchain platform for innovators to build applications that are decentralized, autonomous and universally accessible. They want to create an all-encompassing... architecture that allows dApp developers to build once and reach all of these users, everywhere using layer 1 + Layer 2 solutions. Ben Morris is the Director of Business […]
U.S. companies are rushing to launch crypto investment products in Europe amid regulatory pushbacks at home.
Investments in alternative assets such as cryptocurrencies account for over half of the portfolio of non-qualified Russian investors, a recently held survey has indicated. Almost half of them consider... digital currencies like bitcoin as a potential hedge. Cryptocurrencies Outperform Traditional Currencies and Stocks in Russia Alternative investments like crypto, real estate, and antiques constitute more […]
Bitcoin Capital's offerings on SIX Swiss Exchange continue to grow along with the market as a whole.
Bullish long-term Bitcoin price predictions contrast with the current status quo as buy-in targets drop to $47,000.
The demand for digital land in Meta (formerly Facebook)'s Metaverse are booming, with last week bringing USD 100m in non-fungible token (NFT) land sales, according to a recent report by dapp... information provider DappRadar. The four leading virtual worlds, The Sandbox, Decentraland, CryptoVoxels, and Somnium Space, are reporting robust land sales. ...
Meta, the parent company of social media giants Facebook and Instagram, has recently updated its eligibility criteria for running crypto ads, adding a total of 24 more regulatory licenses to its list... of accepted licenses. While the move marks progress in Facebook's long-standing policy that barred crypto firms from running ads on its services, the company is still far away from retreating from its crypto ad ban....
Badger DAO, a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) that enables bitcoin (BTC) to be used as collateral across decentralized finance (DeFi) applications, has fallen victim to an exploit. It was... originally speculated that the project has lost over USD 10m worth of cryptoassets. However, Etherescan transactions suggest that one of the affected users has lost around 897 WBTC (wrapped BTC) (USD 51m), implying that the hack is much bigger than initially thought....
On November 30, the crypto firm Blockchain.com announced it acquired the Argentina-based investment platform Sesocio. According to the firm, the acquisition will give the company’s global workforce... an aggregate headcount of 400 Blockchain.com employees worldwide. Blockchain.com’s Global Headcount Grows to 400 After Acquiring the Crypto Investment Platform Sesocio At the end of March, Blockchain.com raised […]
The Twitter founder Jack Dorsey's payments firm Square has taken on an extra dimension - likely a crypto-themed one - as the company has changed its name to Block. In a press release, the firm... announced that "as a result of the name change," its Square Crypto unit, a "separate initiative of the company dedicated to advancing bitcoin (BTC)," has changed its name to Spiral. Its Twitter handle has also changed to @spiralbtc - a clear nod in the direction of bitcoin....
Everscale (ex FreeTON) network developers Broxus have announced the opening of their Everscale Grants program. The grants program will provide crucial financial and professional support to promising... IT startups that qualify. November has been a busy month for the Everscale network. Early on the project, which previously was called FreeTON, announced it would be rebranding […]
Wired considered donating their holdings to charity back in 2013, but instead decided the "obvious" choice was to destroy the key to their wallet holding 13 BTC.
The founder and manager of several cryptocurrency funds has pleaded guilty to luring investors to his crypto investment scam. His funds consistently lost money and his scam left investors with a $5... million loss, according to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). Investors Scammed Into Investing in Coin Signals’ Funds The U.S. Department of Justice […]
The court battle over 1.1 million Bitcoin is at a standstill as the jury in the case has been deadlocked for days.
After touching USD 59,000, bitcoin price failed to continue higher and dived below USD 56,000. It is currently (04:19 UTC) trying to recover towards USD 56,500. Besides, most major altcoins are also... trying to recover losses. ETH is down 5% and there was a break below the USD 4,550 support zone. XRP is now trading below the USD 1.00 pivot level. ADA is trading below USD 1.55. Total market capitalization...
Mainstream analysts have criticized El Salvador's budget plans for 2022 and its bitcoin (BTC) bond ambitions - and a media outlet has pointed out that international ratings agencies are now lining up... to take aim at the nation's President Nayib Bukele and his adoption plans....