Bitcoin Pioneer: Libra is No More a Cryptocurrency Than a Doll is a Baby 12
Libra Not a True Cryptocurrency? Ever since Facebook pompously unveiled Libra in June of this year, media headlines have been all over the “Facebook Cryptocurrency”. Search up the two words aforementioned and you will find a smattering of articles — from both trade publications and mainstream media business/tech outlets alike...
Bitkub
Summary: Thailand regulators have issued a fine to Samret Wajanasathian, the Chief Technology Officer of local crypto exchange Bitkub. Wajanasathian purchased tokens with inside information shortly before the exchange announced a major acquisition, per reports. The CTO allegedly bought $60,000 worth of KUB tokens as acquisition talks were ongoing. Thai’s...
Bitstamp All Set To Charge Inactive Accounts A €10 Fee 17
Crypto exchange Bitstamp has announced a new rule which states that it will start levying a €10 fee on some inactive accounts.  The new rule will not be applicable to the US based customers.  Crypto exchange Bitstamp will be levying a €10 inactivity charge on some of its users. As...
Blockfi
Summary: Crypto lender BlockFi declared bankruptcy on Monday after exposure to FTX. The company had some 100,000 creditors and around $256 million in cash when chapter 11 was filed. FTX backed the lender with a $250 million loan following Three Arrows Capital exposure. Cryptocurrency lender BlockFi filed for chapter 11...
Breaking: Crypto Giant Binance Makes Investment in Futures Upstart FTX 20
If you’ve been on Crypto Twitter over the past few months, you’ve likely heard the name “FTX” tossed about. For those who missed the memo, FTX is a cryptocurrency-centric derivatives exchange built by veterans of Wall Street (Jane Street, Susquehanna, and Optiver) and other financial markets. The platform offers high...
Breaking: SEC Halts Telegram Crypto Ambitions, Calls It "Unregistered" 21
Well here’s yet another breaking story. In a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) press release published on Friday afternoon, it was revealed that the agency has “filed an emergency action and obtained temporary restraining order” against two entities behind the Telegram ICO for the Telegram Open Network (TON). The...