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Gary Gensler Explains Why SEC Approves a Bitcoin Futures ETF

SEC Chairman Gary Gensler has shared why the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) decided to approve a bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund (ETF) to trade on the NYSE. Meanwhile, the Commission has not approved a spot bitcoin ETF. Why SEC Approves Bitcoin...

Coinbase Becomes Exclusive Cryptocurrency Platform for NBA, WNBA, USA Basketball

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has partnered with the National Basketball Association (NBA). The Nasdaq-listed crypto company is now the exclusive cryptocurrency platform partner of the NBA, Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K...

Proshares Bitcoin Strategy ETF Debut Captures Close to $1 Billion in Volume

The first bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) launched in the United States and smashed records on Tuesday, capturing close to $1 billion in total volume. Eric Balchunas, the senior ETF analyst for Bloomberg said that the Proshares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO)...

SEC Chair Gary Gensler responds to concerns about first Bitcoin-linked ETF

SEC Chair Gary Gensler and Proshares CEO Simeon Hyman discussed the launch of the first Bitcoin-linked ETF in a CNBC breaking news segment on Tuesday. Proshares Bitcoin Strategy ETF, also known as BITO, is based on CME Bitcoin futures contracts. CNBC commentator Bob...

Concierge Service Catering to Crypto Whales Sees 500% Increase in Clients Over the Last 6 Months

On Tuesday, Concierge.io, the exclusive travel service backed by Travala.com announced it added new luxury services in order to give crypto investors "a more premium experience to live out their travel dreams." The concierge service for "the crypto world's elite"...

Powerful blockchain lobby group urges Washington not to overregulate stablecoins

A high-profile blockchain lobby group is urging United States lawmakers to adopt a "technology-neutral" approach when it comes to stablecoin regulation, arguing that dollar-pegged cryptocurrencies do not pose a system risk to the financial system. In a 17-page letter...

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn thinks Bitcoin may be the best hedge for inflation

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn warned Tuesday that the next market crisis may be on the horizon, and Bitcoin could be the best hedge against inflation. With the United States government continuing to stimulate the economy, Icahn stated that he fears the dollar is...

Chimeras Play-to-Earn Metaverse Completes Successful Funding Round

PRESS RELEASE. Chimeras successfully raised over $2 million in its latest fundraising round, which will help to fund the play-to-earn project's market and product development. October 18th, 2021 - The Chimeras Play-to-Earn metaverse project has completed its funding...

Celsius responds to NYAG crackdown on crypto lending platforms

Crypto lending firm Celsius Network has confirmed it is one of three platforms requested to provide information to the New York Attorney General's office. In a Tuesday blog post, Celsius said it was not one of the two unnamed crypto lending platforms that New York...

Mariah Carey buys Bitcoin, hopes to empower fans through education

Pop icon Mariah Carey is the latest celebrity to embrace Bitcoin (BTC) through the Winklevoss-led Gemini cryptocurrency exchange, offering another sign that digital assets are becoming mainstream. In a video message to her 10.2 million Instagram followers, Carey...

“Consensus Mechanism”

Part 4 -- Blockchain 101 Mirev89 Oct 5 . 4 min read We now learnt that Blockchain is a distributed decentralized network that provides immutability,...

“What is Cryptography?”

Mirev89 Sep 28 . 5 min read Part 2 -- Blockchain 101 In the previous part, we had a broad view of blockchain technology and how it is structured. We...

“Introducing Blockchain”

Mirev89 Sep 26 . 5 min read Welcome the BLOCKCHAIN Never like in the few years we have come across this term, and it suscitates both curiosities...