Crypto’s Man of The Hour Is Also The One Who Played By the Rules

The crypto industry has been in the dog house for the last year, but it’s waking up — and there’s only one dog still barking: Coinbase, the US-based exchange, which is up 355% this year. Ask for permission, not forgiveness: Coinbase’s slow and steady regulatory approach, led by CEO Brian Armstrong, has not only shielded…

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Sam Bankman-Fried Is Done; Crypto Could Just Be Getting Started

The verdict is in: Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF), the founder of the world’s second-largest crypto exchange, FTX, now faces a guilty verdict on all seven criminal counts and could see 115 years in jail. In recent weeks, SBF’s lawyers attempted to persuade a jury that moving assets between the crypto exchange and his investment fund, Alameda,…

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It’s Binance vs. The World As Crypto Crackdown Continues

We might not be going to the moon after all. Following a troubling year for the crypto industry, regulators are seeking answers — taking aim at the sector’s most influential business: Binance. Earlier this year, the world’s largest crypto exchange was sued by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which alleges that the company ran…

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The SEC Goes to War With Crypto Exchanges Binance and Coinbase

It’s only Wednesday, and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched a war on the two largest crypto exchanges — Binance and Coinbase (NASDAQ:COIN). Their weapon of choice: lawsuits. The casualties: $COIN falling nearly 20% in the past two days. Heart of the issue Binance: The SEC alleged that the company “engaged in an…

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Get Ready: ~1 Year Until The Next Bitcoin Halving

We’ve got an early reminder for you — and it’s one you might not want to miss. The next Bitcoin halving is coming in almost exactly a year (~Apr. 19 as of writing) — an event that’s historically had major implications on the price of $BTC. The exact date will change as we approach spring…

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Major Shanghai Upgrade is Coming to The Second-Largest Crypto, Ethereum

The world’s second-largest crypto by market cap, Ethereum ($ETH), is flirting around the $1.9K level — its highest level in nearly 8 months. The token is up ~91% since last June (with lots of volatility along the way). It’s managed to survive several crypto implosions, the collapse of FTX and March’s banking crisis. The next…

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What Does The Largest US Crypto Bank’s Collapse Mean for Crypto?

Silvergate Capital is shutting down. The bank for crypto companies is returning deposits to customers and ceasing operations. Here’s Margot Robbie breaking down what happened: In January, Silvergate was forced to sell assets to cover customer withdrawals — totaling over $8B. Goes to show — nothing is truly safe in crypto. Not even the largest…

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Crypto Hodlers Change Their Investing Mentality

The crypto winter may have hurt people’s perceptions of the asset — but there’s no shortage of believers. According to a Philadelphia Fed survey, 39% of crypto owners say they’ll likely buy more. This may stem from their disbelief in being able to “make it” off their salaries and traditional assets alone. Per WSJ, many…

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Bitcoin miners face bankruptcy as debt collectors come knocking

Core Scientific (NASDAQ:CORZ) is one of the world’s largest crypto miners. They may soon also become the world’s largest Bitcoin miner to file for bankruptcy. Core Scientific went public last year at a $4.3B valuation — trading as high as $15. Yesterday’s closing price: $0.20 (down 98%). They’ve got 24 Bitcoins (~$500K) and $26M left…

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