Shaurya Malwa · 16 hours ago · 2 min read
Alleged Tether (USDT) ‘shadow banker’ set for 2022 trial
Reggie Fowler, a former NFL team owner and the suspected “shadow banker” involved in the Tether and Bitfinex saga, will finally have his day in court as his trial is scheduled for early 2022.
Bitfinex hacker will need 114 years to launder $7 billion worth of stolen Bitcoin
Only 4% of nearly 120,000 Bitcoin (around $7 billion today) stolen by a hacker from crypto exchange Bitfinex in 2016 have been laundered so far—and it will take the thieves over a century to cash out their bounty in full, according to blockchain intelligence firm Elliptic.
Bitfinex whale “claims” $1.7 billion Ethereum long opened in March 2020
If you’ve been on Crypto Twitter any time over the past year, you’ve likely seen much discussion about Bitfinex’s Ethereum market.
Bitcoin whale accumulation trend on Bitfinex shows $14k or lower isn’t likely
Whales on Bitfinex have been accumulating after the recent Bitcoin dip.
Tether launches on Solana to leverage high speeds and low costs
Tether, the company behind the USDT stablecoin, has announced that it has launched its coin on Solana, a blockchain platform that aims to compete with Ethereum.
The perks of centralization: Tether to return $1M USDT lost in Swerve
After a user mistakenly sent $1 million worth of USDT to Swerve’s token contract, Tether’s CTO Paolo Ardoino reached out to the community saying that the company would be able to recover the funds were ERC-20 USDT stuck in an Ethereum address.
Here are the factors backing Polkadot’s parabolic multi-week uptrend
Polkadot has been seeing tremendous momentum in recent weeks, with the cryptocurrency now securing its position as the sixth-largest digital asset by market capitalization.
Bitfinex will begin listing Cardano’s ADA on its spot exchange
Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex will begin listing ADA on its spot exchange.