Today the Federal Reserve (Fed) announced the establishment of a temporary repurchase agreement facility (repo) for central banks and other international monetary authorities. The facility will allow participants to exchange their US treasury securities held with the Fed for US dollars, which can th...
Binance, one of the largest crypto exchanges, is planning on announcing an acquisition of CoinMarketCap in a cash-and-stock deal worth up to $400 million later this week. The deal would be one of the largest acquisitions in the crypto industry, on par with Circle's $400 million acquisition of Poloni...
March was not a kind month to…well, anyone, let alone the crypto markets. The anticipated repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic led investors in crypto and stocks alike to flee to the safety of the dollar. Bitcoin, as a result, is down almost 25% in the last 30 days. But BTC price has seen a si...
HIVE Blockchain Technologies, an Ethereum miner listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, has announced its acquiring 30MW of hydroelectric power at a leased facility from Cryptologic Corp for $4 million CAD, or around $2.8 million USD. The acquisition will be used to diversify the companies revenue by ...
Late Friday afternoon, President Trump signed a $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. Called the Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security Act the bill will provide relief to individuals, small businesses, and corporations in the form of loans, tax bre...
Telegram has reportedly asked a court for more clarity on a recent order that banned the issuance of GRAM tokens to private investors. The messaging platform provider hopes the ban does not apply to non-US investors, which, if cleared, would allow Telegram to issue about 75% of the tokens sold durin...
Over the weekend, Tron founder Justin Sun announced a loan platform called Djed that is nearly identical to MakerDAO but built on Tron. Similar to its predecessor, Djed will be creating a crypto-backed stablecoin through the opening of a Collateralized Debt Position (CDP). The protocol will also foc...
Huobi, the largest exchange by volume trading almost $1 trillion this year, announced they will be adding perpetual swaps offering up to 125x leverage. Huobi DM will initially trade a BTC swap but plans to add additional assets in the future. Why it matters - Perpetual swaps have risen to prominenc...
According to the Block, Binance is working towards launching a crypto Visa debit card. According to a new website, GetBinanceCard.com, Binance will allow users to load cryptocurrencies into their Binance card wallet and spend them at any VISA merchants worldwide. Why it matters: - The initiative wi...
Block.one has invested $150 million into Voice, the social media app it launched last summer to compete with the likes of Facebook and Twitter. The intended goal is to solve for many of the problems that plague existing social media platforms such as inauthentic bots and the promotion of fake news s...

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