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Posted by | May 12, 2022
Why the world needs a spot Bitcoin ETF in the US: 21Shares CEO explains

Despite the growing adoption of various cryptocurrency exchange-traded funds (ETFs) all over the world, the global trading community continues to ask one question: When will a spot Bitcoin (BTC) ETF...

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Posted by | May 10, 2022
Go green or die? Bitcoin miners aim for carbon neutrality by mining near data centers

Bitcoin (BTC) mining has always been a controversial topic. But, Bitcoin’s proof-of-work (PoW) model has reached new levels of concern as senior decision-makers and investors pay closer attention to environmental,...

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Posted by | May 5, 2022
Sen. Warren asks Fidelity to address the risks to put Bitcoin in 401(k)s

U.S. Senators requested Fidelity to explain how the firm is planning to address the risks of adding Bitcoin into retirement accounts by May 18. 2689 Total views 67 Total shares...

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Posted by | May 4, 2022
California governor issues blockchain executive order building on US President’s regulatory efforts

"We’re getting ahead of the curve on this, laying the foundation to allow for consumers and business to thrive," said California Governor Gavin Newsom. 1242 Total views 53 Total shares...

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Posted by | May 4, 2022
Virginia county wants to put pension funds into DeFi yield farming

The next few days will see a decision made, which if approved would be the first time pension fund money was used in decentralized finance. 2006 Total views 42 Total...

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Posted by | May 2, 2022
Has New York State gone astray in its pursuit of crypto fraud?

The Empire State made two appearances on the regulatory stage last week, and neither was entirely reassuring. On April 25, bill S8839 was proposed in the New York State (NYS) Senate...

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Posted by | April 28, 2022
US needs ‘electronic tokens’ with functionality of cash — Software Freedom Law Center legal director

Software Freedom Law Center legal director Mishi Choudhary supported tokens that were not quite CBDCs nor cryptocurrencies, but with cash-like privacy features many users may want. 231 Total views 13...

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Posted by | April 26, 2022
US Senate confirms Lael Brainard as Fed vice chair

In a 52–43 vote on the Senate floor on Tuesday, U.S. lawmakers confirmed Lael Brainard as vice chair of the Federal Reserve System for four years. 265 Total views 4...

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Posted by | April 11, 2022
Survey of financial advisers and Grayscale comments suggest strong support for spot crypto ETF

“The vast majority of advisors we surveyed either plan to begin allocating to crypto or increase their existing allocation to crypto,” said Nasdaq's Jake Rapaport. 1127 Total views 9 Total...

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Posted by | April 11, 2022
Crypto seen as the ‘future of money’ in inflation-mired countries

Last year, cryptocurrencies reached a “tipping point,” according to Gemini’s 2022 Global State of Crypto report, “evolving from what many considered a niche investment into an established asset class.” According to...

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