PlotX - a cross-chain prediction market protocol launches their v2 Mainnet launch on the Polygon Network today at 12:00 p.m. UTC. PlotX Version 1 (“v1”) was launched in October 2020 as a decentralized non-custodial prediction market protocol on the Ethereum Blockchain. PlotX allow...
Being backed up by over 500 universities due to its unique approach towards students and cryptocurrencies, Student Coin succeeded in selling all its STC tokens dedicated to the ICO. Although the Launchpad was intended to last until April 30th, the 150th phase ended nine days sooner due to the pop...
US Registered Forex Brokerages Companies has gained popularity in the foreign exchange market in recent years. The US-registered Forex brokers now make up the largest percentage of total foreign currency market traders. To accept US clients, US brokerage companies must register themselves. US r...
Coinbase published its Q1 2021 earnings today, which showed that the exchange hit the targets it set in its estimated results this March. According to its investor letter, Coinbase saw strong results thanks to its public debut and the ongoing growth of the crypto industry: "The wind is in our sails ...
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is reportedly facing an investigation by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service as well as the Department of Justice, according to a report by Bloomberg. According to the report, officials from the DOJ and the IRS have "sought information from individuals with insight into...
On May 13, dTrade announced the closing of its seed funding round, which saw $6.4 million in investment from Three Arrows, DeFiance, Huobi and Polychain.  DTrade aims to be the first derivatives exchange built on Polkadot. A press release shared with The Block said that it enables leveraged derivati...
The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) product, which has been consistently trading at a discount for almost three months, hit a new record low on Tuesday. GBTC's discount hit -20.48% — its lowest point in history, according to data compiled by The Block. The discount means the market price of GBTC shar...
Point72, the hedge fund founded by billionaire Steve Cohen, is set to make a sizable entrance into the crypto market, according to several people familiar with the firm's business.  Point72 — which managed as much as $17 billion as recently as July 2020 — is said to be taking a very holistic approac...
Stablecoin issuer Tether, for the first time since its launch in 2014, has revealed a breakdown of its reserves. The breakdown, shared with The Block on Thursday, is dated as of March 31, 2021. It shows that Tether held nearly 76% of its reserves in cash and cash equivalents and other short-term dep...
Bitcoin's mining difficulty, a measure of the network's security and how hard it is to compete for block rewards, has just adjusted to a new high. Data sources from BTC.com and Poolin show that bitcoin's mining difficulty adjusted to 25.05 Trillion around 9:00 UTC on Thursday at block height 683,424...

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