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Navigating the complexities of DeFi custody
We sat down with Alex Batlin, founder and CEO of Trustology—an award-winning custodial wallet provider — to get his perspective on the decentralised finance (DeFi) sector, and why Trustology is in a prime position to facilitate institutional entry into the industry.
Although decentralized finance (DeFi) has been seeing consistently strong growth, the gains in this Ethereum market sector have somewhat subsided over recent weeks.
Why isn’t Ethereum Classic worth $0? Macro investor asks after 51% attacks
Ethereum Classic (ETC), the fork or version of the Ethereum protocol that didn’t freeze the funds of the infamous DAO hack, has been under the spotlight over the past week.
Goldman Sachs is looking to issue their own crypto token: Here’s what we know
JPMorgan made headlines earlier this year when they announced an initiative called JPM Coin – which is a crypto token that the bank can use to make instantaneous transfers between global parties.
In 2017, Coinbase’s influence over the crypto market was tremendous, with the exchange originally only offering access to select few crypto assets.
Bloomberg gives four reasons why demand for Bitcoin is set to shoot higher
To the credit of Mike McGlone, a senior commodity analyst at Bloomberg Intelligence, he called a Bitcoin breakout towards $13,000 when few expected it.
CryptoSlate adds Coinpaprika API for real-time info on 2,000+ cryptos
CryptoSlate readers can now enjoy real-time, critical data for thousands of cryptocurrencies listed on our website — courtesy an addition of Coinpaprika’s API to our existing data providers.
Fund managers: these 3 catalysts could drive greater adoption of Ethereum DeFi
By most measures, Ethereum’s decentralized finance (DeFi) space is going parabolic.
Bitfinex will begin listing Cardano’s ADA on its spot exchange
Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex will begin listing ADA on its spot exchange.
Americans are “pouring” cash, stimulus checks into Bitcoin and gold
US citizens seemed to be taking a liking to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, two recent reports suggest.
YFI is one of the most fairly distributed DeFi tokens on Ethereum: data
A big issue in the cryptocurrency community is the centralization of coins.
Band Protocol secures major oracle integration and Coinbase Pro listing
Band Protocol (BAND) has been seeing tremendous growth throughout the past few months, which has been reflected in its soaring price.
Bitcoin CME futures are trading at a $300+ premium; Here’s what this means
Bitcoin’s recent strength has created a sense of “FOMO” amongst investors.
Blockchain startup ShareRing launches anonymous COVID-19 contact-tracing e-passport
ShareRing, a tech startup focused on applying blockchain technology to travel and e-commerce industries, has just launched an anonymous contact-tracing e-passport app.
U.S. Congress appeals for a fair tax on crypto staking rewards
A group of Congress members in the US have sent a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) asking for a fairer tax on staking rewards, a Coin Center letter revealed Tuesday. However, a tax must be levied when such rewards are sold, instead of acquired, said the Congressmen.
The past year has been a period of immense growth for Bitcoin from a fundamental perspective, with it now being arguably more strong than ever before.
Ethereum is one step closer to 2.0 mainnet launch as ETH value proposition grows
Ethereum’s value proposition has been on the rise as the launch of the ETH 2 mainnet upgrade looms on the horizon.
Cardano, Tezos, BNB, and ZCash are the most traded cryptocurrencies on eToro
Innovation seems to have drawn a huge number of investors to altcoins, as the latest July data from investment platform eToro showed that some coins saw a month-on-month increase in trading of over 500 percent.
Barstool’s Dave Portnoy is finally diving into Bitcoin after branding it a “scam”
If you’ve read any financial news outlet over the past few months, you’ve likely heard the story of Dave Portnoy.
Institutions that want in on DeFi are buying Ethereum first: fund manager
Decentralized finance has attracted much interest from all corners of the world in recent months.
Cardano (ADA) hits over 700 stake pools a week after Shelley launch
It’s taken just five days for Cardano fanatics to set up upwards of 700 staking pools after the launch of Shelley, parent firm IOHK noted today.
Litecoin’s new MimbleWimble update confirms September testnet launch
The first testnet for the MimbleWimble implementation on Litecoin remains on track for a September launch, lead developer David Burkett said in a July update yesterday.