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OCC leader Brian Brooks: ‘Nobody’s going to ban Bitcoin’

Brian Brooks, the head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, said regulators are not looking to “kill” Bitcoin (BTC) but instead...

DeFi and Eth 2.0 are whole new convos for regulators, says SEC's Hester Peirce

Hester Peirce, commissioner for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, explained during an exclusive interview with Cointelegraph that decentralized finance, also known as...

Bitcoin price correction begins — Here’s how low BTC can go

The price of Bitcoin (BTC) has been seeing a massive run in recent months as it surged by almost 100% from $10,000 to $19,800....

China Construction Bank's blockchain bond efforts take a new direction

China Construction Bank, the world's second-largest bank by assets, is cooperating with Malaysian and Singaporean partners to test blockchain technology for use in the...

UN blockchain tool aims to improve land registry in Afghanistan's cities

The United Nations has released a blockchain-powered solution to help the Afghan government manage property ownership issues in the country's urban areas. According to a...

One of Pakistan's four provinces urges federal gov't to legalize crypto

The assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, a province in northwestern Pakistan, has become the first legislative assembly to call for changes in the country's stance...

Bitcoin whales selling to institutions as Grayscale adds 7,188 BTC in 24 hours

Bitcoin (BTC) whales appear to be selling to institutions as the supply squeeze heightens below $20,000. Data from various sources shows that while more BTC...

Swiss National Bank and BIS complete digital currency proofs-of-concept

The Bank for International Settlements and the Swiss National Bank and are exploring the benefits of implementing a central bank digital currency, or CBDC,...

Hong Kong OTC trading firm acquires OMG Network

Second-layer Ethereum scaling solution OMG Network has been...

Every asset manager must understand Bitcoin — Erik Voorhees

Shapeshift CEO Erik Voorhees has drawn a metaphorical line in the financial sand, stating that every asset manager should understand Bitcoin now based on...
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XRP, Polkadot, DigiByte Price Analysis: 04 December

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Coinbase becomes a founding member of Square’s crypto patent group

The Cryptocurrency Open Patent Alliance, or COPA, headed up by finance company Square, recently picked up Coinbase as a cornerstone participant. Square unveiled the...

Bitcoin Veterans Dump Long-Term Holdings as Price Nears $20K

Traders who have held Bitcoin for more than 155 days are selling their stash as its price eyes $20,000, a Glassnode study revealed. ASOL (Please...

China's central bank plans digital yuan pilot for payments to Hong Kong

China’s central bank and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, or HKMA, are in the preliminary stages of piloting the digital yuan for cross-border payments...

Paul Tudor Jones positive about Bitcoin, compares it to ‘Internet stocks in 1999’

American billionaire hedge fund manager, Paul Tudor Jones made bullish statements about Bitcoin,  and compared Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to precious and industrial metals....

Is Spotify Looking to Add Crypto as Payment Method? This Job Offer Suggests It

Music and podcast streaming service Spotify posted a job offer that woke up interest in the crypto community, as it’s related to supporting cryptocurrencies...