Saturday, March 6, 2021

crypto news

Thailand SEC backs away from income requirements for crypto traders proposal.

The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission has backed away from a draft plan that would have required cryptocurrency investors to meet a 1-million-baht minimum...

JPMorgan’s Joyce Chang believes fintech is coming into the mainstream amid the pandemic.

With the pandemic boosting demand for alternative assets, banking giant JPMorgan's Joyce Chang sees a new dynamic unfolding in the cryptocurrency space: a battle...

Crypto derivatives trading platform Bybit announces to suspend its operations in the UK.

The Singapore-based crypto derivatives trading platform Bybit has announced that it will suspend operations in the United Kingdom to comply with the ban on...

Kraken CEO believes the price of Bitcoin is “going to infinity.”

Kraken CEO and co-founder Jesse Powell said he believes the price of Bitcoin is "going to infinity" when asked about his expectation by Bloomberg Technology's Emily...

Colombia’s oldest commercial bank pilots crypto services.

According to a local news agency report, Portafolio, Banco de Bogotá announced Monday that it would participate in a pilot project directed by the Superintendencia...

PayPal is reportedly eyeing to acquire Israeli crypto custody firm Curv.

International payment transfer giant PayPal is reportedly buying the Curv cryptocurrency custody firm, with price estimates ranging between $200 to $500 million. Curv is...

Bitcoin reclaims $50,000 as the price hits one-week high.

The price of the leading cryptocurrency climbed 7 percent to trade above $50,000 today. At the time of writing, BTC is changing hands at...

TON investor seeks $100 million in compensation from Telegram.

The encrypted messaging giant Telegram has received a $100 million compensation request from Da Vinci Capital for its investment messaging platform’s $1.7 billion initial...

Bitcoin price recovers as China’s Inner Mongolia plans to ban crypto mining.

According to the Bloomberg report, China's Inner Mongolia has banned cryptocurrency mining and declared its intention of shutting all such projects by April, spurring...

Tether refuses to pay 500 BTC to the extortionist.

Tether has allegedly received a ransom note demanding 500 Bitcoin (BTC). The note's author claims that if Tether doesn't pay up, he or she...

US SEC reportedly investigates Elon Musk’s Dogecoin tweets.

Elon Musk is reportedly under investigation by US financial regulators over his frequent Twitter posts relating to the fringe cryptocurrency dogecoin. The Securities and...

Apple Pay to start accepting bitcoin through BitPay cards.

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment provider BitPay has revealed that its US cardholders will be able to use their cards to complete transactions through Apple...

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