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Diem tells Senators on the warpath over Novi: We're not actually Facebook
October 21, 2021 12:47 am

In response to a letter from the U.S. calling on Facebook to halt its stablecoin and crypto wallet projects, Diem stated that it “is not Facebook. We are an independent organization”

Ark Invest founder Cathie Wood passed on buying the first Bitcoin Futures ETF
October 21, 2021 12:42 am

She cited an investigation into tax ramifications as one of Ark Invest’s reasons for withholding for now.

Following Bitcoin’s all-time high, DeFi TVL hits a record high above $233B
October 20, 2021 11:00 pm

The total value locked in DeFi protocols soared to $233.8 billion as rising token prices and the increasing integration of stablecoins helped send the metric to a record high.

Price analysis 10/20: BTC, ETH, BNB, ADA, XRP, SOL, DOT, DOGE, LUNA, UNI
October 20, 2021 9:42 pm

Bitcoin’s breakout to $67,000 also sent the total crypto market capitalization to a new all-time high and is a signal that altcoins could soon embark on a new uptrend.

Mt. Gox trustee announces approval of rehabilitation plan, meaning creditors could soon receive billions
October 20, 2021 8:47 pm

Nobuaki Kobayashi said distribution of the Mt. Gox assets likely wouldn’t begin for at least a month, once the rehabilitation plan became "final and binding."

BREAKING: $2.2T asset manager PIMCO plans to buy more crypto
October 20, 2021 8:31 pm

Institutional asset managers have been slower to embrace cryptocurrencies than retail traders, but their adoption is growing rapidly.

Malta financial watchdog approves Iconic's crypto index fund for stock market listing
October 20, 2021 8:00 pm

Iconic Funds claims its index fund will be Europe’s first with direct exposure to crypto assets listed on a regulated market.

Bitcoin briefly flippens Swiss franc after rally to new ATH
October 20, 2021 6:44 pm

The crypto asset's market capitalization overtook the Russian ruble in February after a major announcement from car manufacturer Tesla.

Altcoins take the next leg up as the total crypto market cap tops $2.63 trillion
October 20, 2021 5:45 pm

TRAC, KDA and CTSI booked double-digit gains after BTC hit a new all-time high and the total crypto market cap hit $2.63 trillion.

Cointelegraph Consulting: ETFs listed — What’s next for Bitcoin?
October 20, 2021 4:40 pm

The long-awaited futures-based Bitcoin ETF has launched. Did the SEC’s blessing legitimize Bitcoin in the mainstream finance world?