How Vietnam Is Fueling The Crypto Game Boom

Vietnam is the home to Axie Infinity, the biggest crypto game that has gained massive popularity across Southeast Asia. As a result of its explosive growth, the demand for blockchain games in Vietnam, the Philippines, and Thailand is rapidly increasing. Cityscape of Ho Chin Minh Skyline. Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). Vietnam. (Photo by: Godong/Universal… Continue reading How Vietnam Is Fueling The Crypto Game Boom

Australia should change laws to accommodate crypto, Senate report says

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia needs to introduce new regulations for digital asset miners, such as tax discounts and a licensing regime for crypto exchanges, to be “competitive with Singapore, the UK and the U.S.”, a Senate report said. © Reuters/DADO RUVIC Representations of cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, DogeCoin, Ripple, Litecoin are placed on PC motherboard in… Continue reading Australia should change laws to accommodate crypto, Senate report says

Crypto ETFs & Regulatory Proposals – The Continuing Maturation Of Crypto Should Be Celebrated

Crypto exchange traded funds (ETFs) being launched make for exciting headlines, but are only one part of the maturation of the crypto sector. Getty getty History is going to be made in U.S. markets with the first ever bitcoin ETF being approved, launched, and beginning to trade, serving as the first such vehicle to be… Continue reading Crypto ETFs & Regulatory Proposals – The Continuing Maturation Of Crypto Should Be Celebrated

Does crypto belong in an ESG portfolio?

Doug Miller is a staunch believer in the power of technology to solve environmental problems. As a masters student at London’s Imperial College, the American orchestrated a field study of office workers and energy consumption. He found that automating light switches was more effective and cheaper than relying on the last person leaving a room… Continue reading Does crypto belong in an ESG portfolio?

Coinbase proposes crypto-focused financial regulator to replace SEC for oversight of digital assets

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Global Inc. released a proposal Thursday for comprehensive reform of U.S. federal regulation of digital assets, urging Congress to create a new agency to regulate the industry under a different framework than is used to oversee the legacy financial services industry. “There should be one federal regulator designated for digital asset markets,”… Continue reading Coinbase proposes crypto-focused financial regulator to replace SEC for oversight of digital assets

Coinbase’s stock heads to best day in over 2 months as BTIG reaffirms bullish call, crypto prices climb

Crypto exchange Coinbase is seeing its stock price surge on Thursday as BTIG analyst Mark Palmer reiterated his buy rating for the company and held its price target at $500. Palmer reaffirmed his bullish view of the company after Coinbase Global Inc. the U.S.’s largest crypto exchange, announced that it was working on launching a platform for nonfungible… Continue reading Coinbase’s stock heads to best day in over 2 months as BTIG reaffirms bullish call, crypto prices climb

‘Crypto bole toh’: Bitcoin takes on gold for Diwali, helped by film stars

Ahead of Diwali, two of Bollywood’s leading men are pitching another option during India’s annual gold shopping spree: cryptocurrencies. India’s top two crypto platforms have each tapped stars — one, Amitabh Bachchan, may be the most famous Indian actor of all time — to promote cryptocurrencies as a superior and… Continue reading ‘Crypto bole toh’: Bitcoin takes on gold for Diwali, helped by film stars

Indian regulators are willing to work with industry to create ‘cohesive’ crypto ecosystem, says CoinSwitch Kuber

Indian regulators are willing to work with industry to create ‘cohesive’ crypto ecosystem, says CoinSwitch Kuber Duration: 02:57 1 hr ago Ashish Singhal… Continue reading Indian regulators are willing to work with industry to create ‘cohesive’ crypto ecosystem, says CoinSwitch Kuber

Financial Institutions Seek Involvement in Crypto Field | Barnea Jaffa Lande & Co.

While Israel’s banks are in no hurry to accept the blockchain industry and are avidly trying to keep their distance from cryptocurrencies, this is not the case elsewhere. Recently, the major global securities, derivatives and financial trade associations sent a joint letter to the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), which develops banking supervision standards and… Continue reading Financial Institutions Seek Involvement in Crypto Field | Barnea Jaffa Lande & Co.

A major crypto hedge-fund manager expects bitcoin to tumble once the SEC greenlights a bitcoin-backed ETF — here’s why

Hi, there: Welcome to an update of the most important moves and news in cryptocurrencies and what’s on the near-term horizon in digital assets. I’m Frances Yue, crypto reporter at MarketWatch, and for the next three weeks, from Oct. 10-24, we’ll be publishing Need to Know Crypto Edition as a prelude to a new weekly… Continue reading A major crypto hedge-fund manager expects bitcoin to tumble once the SEC greenlights a bitcoin-backed ETF — here’s why

Arker Announces Launch of Crypto Rewards Gaming Option

The Arker network has announced the upcoming launch of a crypto bounty game. Currently, Arker has many tools that help pay players who use crypto assets. As developments continue, Arker will launch on Android, iPhone, and Steam devices. In Arker, the player controls a heroic character tasked with regaining control of Ohm’s kingdom. The fighters… Continue reading Arker Announces Launch of Crypto Rewards Gaming Option

George Soros’ Fund Reveals Surprise Bitcoin Bet Amid Huge $500 Billion Crypto Price Surge

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency prices have broken out this week, adding a massive $500 billion to the combined crypto market value in a matter of days. The bitcoin price has gained around $10,000 during the last week, with bitcoin climbing to $56,000—a level not seen since bitcoin’s huge sell-off in May. Now, the investment company founded… Continue reading George Soros’ Fund Reveals Surprise Bitcoin Bet Amid Huge $500 Billion Crypto Price Surge

Pro-Crypto Senator Lummis Discloses Bitcoin Purchase Worth Up to $100K

Sen. Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.) disclosed purchase of bitcoin worth $50,001-$100,000, according to a Periodic Transaction Report filed Thursday. Lummis, who has been buying bitcoin since 2013, executed her latest purchase on Aug. 16 via the brokerage platform River Financial. CNBC first reported the news. Under the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK… Continue reading Pro-Crypto Senator Lummis Discloses Bitcoin Purchase Worth Up to $100K

The Justice Department Has a New Team of Crypto Cops

The U.S. Justice Department has announced the launch of a new investigative team focused on disrupting “criminal misuse” of cryptocurrency. Dubbed the National Cryptocurrency Enforcement Team, or NCET, for short, the team will target crooked crypto exchanges, money launderers, and other unsavory elements that occupy the dark recesses of the digital currency underworld. © Photo:… Continue reading The Justice Department Has a New Team of Crypto Cops