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  • Crypto Markets Experience Minor Setback as Major Coins Dip, While Select Tokens Buck the Trend
    by Jamie Redman on February 21, 2024 at 7:30 pm

    On Wednesday, the crypto market experienced a modest downturn, with a 1% decrease in its overall value across the board, as bitcoin and ethereum saw declines of 0.51% and 0.45%, respectively. Bitcoin momentarily reached the $53,000 mark the day prior, while ether soared past the $3,000 threshold on Tuesday, though both cryptocurrencies traded significantly lower

  • Do Kwon’s Fate Sealed — Montenegro High Court Opts for US Extradition in Legal Tug-of-War
    by Jamie Redman on February 21, 2024 at 6:30 pm

    In a landmark decision, the High Court in Podgorica has ruled that the former Terraform Labs CEO, Do Kwon, will be extradited to the United States, sidelining South Korea’s request for his extradition. The court’s ruling comes after extensive deliberations on the legal and political implications of the extradition. Report Details Do Kwon’s U.S. Extradition

  • Blockchain-Focused Super Pac Raises Millions From Crypto Magnates in January  
    by Jamie Redman on February 21, 2024 at 4:00 pm

    According to a recent report, a super political action committee (PAC) focused on the cryptocurrency industry has secured $4.9 million in contributions from Cameron Winklevoss and Tyler Winklevoss. Additionally, the super PAC named Fairshake amassed $6.3 million in funds last month, as per records from the federal elections. Crypto Leaders Amplify Blockchain PAC’s Influence With

  • Bitcoin Technical Analysis: Oscillators and Averages Point to a Market at Crossroads
    by Jamie Redman on February 21, 2024 at 1:49 pm

    As bitcoin navigates through the volatile waves of the crypto market, its price on Feb. 21, 2024, reflects a complex interplay of market dynamics. Oscillating between $50,820 and $52,902 within a 24-hour frame, the leading digital currency continues to showcase significant trading activity. With a market capitalization over the $1 trillion mark, bitcoin traders are

  • Switzerland’s Postfinance Launches Crypto Trading and Custody Service
    by Kevin Helms on February 21, 2024 at 12:30 pm

    Swiss Post’s financial subsidiary, Postfinance, has launched a new cryptocurrency trading and custody service. Customers can use the service to “purchase or securely store an initial range of 11 cryptocurrencies at the click of a mouse or even set up a crypto saving plan,” the company explained. Postfinance’s New Crypto Service Swiss Post’s fully-owned financial

  • Roqqu Announces the Inclusion of Bitcoin.com’s VERSE Token on its Wallet Platform, Aiming to Foster DeFi in Africa
    by Media on February 21, 2024 at 12:00 pm

    PRESS RELEASE. 21st February, 2024 – Roqqu, a leading African blockchain technology company with over 1.6 million users and a vibrant community of 700,000 active users, is thrilled to announce the listing of VERSE token, the official utility and rewards token of Bitcoin.com, on its robust wallet platform. This integration marks a significant stride in

  • Charles Hoskinson Signals Alert of Legacy Finance’s Creeping Influence in Crypto
    by David Sencil on February 21, 2024 at 11:00 am

    In a video address, Charles Hoskinson casts a spotlight on the advance of traditional financial mechanisms into the realm of cryptocurrency, warning that the essence of digital currencies is at stake. Charles Hoskinson Warns of Crypto’s Creeping Centralization In a recent video titled “Legacy is Eating Crypto,” Charles Hoskinson, the co-founder of Ethereum and Cardano,

  • US Judge Urged to Approve Binance’s $4.3 Billion Plea Deal
    by Terence Zimwara on February 21, 2024 at 9:00 am

    A U.S. Federal Judge has been urged to accept a plea deal from U.S. authorities with the cryptocurrency exchange, Binance. Prosecutors, in a memorandum, have asserted that the agreed-upon sanctions are commensurate with the extent of Binance’s deliberate law violations. Binance’s Alleged Refusal to Register as a Money Services Business U.S. prosecutors have reportedly urged

  • Major Party in South Korea Proposes to Defer Cryptocurrency Taxation
    by Sergio Goschenko on February 21, 2024 at 7:00 am

    The People Power Party, a major political party in South Korea, has proposed to defer cryptocurrency taxation for up to two years as part of a general election pledge. The Korean government has already postponed establishing cryptocurrency taxation until 2025 when income generated from cryptocurrencies will be taxed at 22%. South Korea to Delay Cryptocurrency

  • Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitget Eyes Latam Expansion
    by Sergio Goschenko on February 21, 2024 at 5:00 am

    Bitget, a top 15 cryptocurrency exchange, is seeking to expand its operations in Latin America, a market traditionally dominated by incumbents like Binance and Bitso. Maximiliano Hinz, Bitget’s growth director for Latam, believes that the exchange can differentiate by focusing on serving beginner investors with tools like its copy-trading feature. Bitget Aims to Gain Traction