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Crypto.com to delist USDT for Canadians
The USDT delisting is in accordance with instructions from the Ontario Securities Commission.
Bitcoin miner Hut 8 registers sequential drop in Bitcoin production
Hut 8 sold power back to the provider because of high energy prices, resulting in a fall in production.
Bitcoin Mining farm Bitfarms co-founder and CEO Emiliano Grodzki resigns
The CEO position has been taken over by Bitfarms President and Chief Operating Officer, Geoffrey Morphy
Canada’s western province, BC, will block new cryptocurrency miners
British Columbia will impose a targeted 18-month ban on electricity connections.
Failed crypto exchange QuadrigaCX wallets move funds for first time in three years
Bitcoin addresses tied to the collapsed exchange transferred $1.7 million this weekend.
Canada bars exchanges from margin, leverage trading; says stablecoins might be securities
Canada's fiancial regulator told crypto exchanges to hold their Canadian clients’ assets with a custodian and also segregate these assets from their business.
Canada’s Biggest Pension fund CPPI dropped crypto investment plan amid unstable markets
Alpha Generation Lab, CPPI's unit that studies emerging investment trends, formed a three-person team to research cryptocurrencies and blockchains in early 2021.
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Eyes turn to Grayscale Bitcoin Trust after FTX collapse; Cardano to launch fiat-backed stablecoin in 2023
Non-custodial wallet SafePal spikes by 125%, CertiK sheds light on KYC actors, and much more in this edition of CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily.
Canada’s largest pension fund writes off $95M FTX investment
Ontario Teachers said its FTX investmetnt represented less than 0.05% of its total net assets
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Binance retracts purchase offer for FTX; Bitcoin slumps to $15K levels as stablecoins test dollar peg
Multiple stablecoins drop below $1, Crypto exchanges roll their sleeves to publish proof-of-funds, and much more in this edition of CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily.
Canada’s third-largest pension fund invested in FTX at $32B valuation
The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan invested in FTX in January this year as part of a $400 million funding round. The potential losses the fund could face are still unknown.
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Do Kwon wants conference with law enforcement; pressure on miners to rise after excepted upcoming difficulty spike
DOGE falls 9% in 24 hours after Twitter got sued over planning to downsize by 50%, Bitcoin mining difficulty is expected to increase on Sunday, and much more in this edition of CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily.
Canada launches consultations on crypto, stablecoins, CBDCs
Canadian government announced it is launching consultations on digital currencies to review legislations to address the illicit crypto activities.
Former IMF official believes CBDCs need to function offline to gain mass adoption
A new blog post by former IMF official tracked the history of offline CBDCs and why he thinks they should used worldwide to promote financial inclusion.
Canadian Crypto King’s assets confiscated as investors try to recoup millions entrusted to him
Aiden Pleterski and his cryptocurrency company AP Private Equity Limited allegedly cheated $35 million out of 140 investors while living in luxury.
The Better Business Bureau warned about crypto investment scams on TikTok
The Better Business Bureau published a blog post that shows how crypto scams are carried out on TikTok and how to deal with them.
Trudeau says showing support for crypto is irresponsible leadership
Trudeau said he was ready to call out Pierre Poilievre's support for Bitcoin and criticism of inflation as irresponsible leadership.