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Law professor calls for crypto mining regulation during US Senate hearing
July 28, 2021 12:42 pm

The St. Mary’s University School of Law professor called for more scrutiny on the activities of miners, especially regarding their role in transaction ordering on the blockchain.

Mastercard chooses 7 crypto startups for Start Path accelerator
July 28, 2021 12:21 pm

Mastercard keeps its focus on the digital asset industry, echoing moves by its main competitor, Visa.

XRP price skyrockets by 17% as double bottom chart pattern takes shape
July 28, 2021 11:28 am

Ripple’s XRP token is in the middle of a bullish breakout, which could open the door to $1 next.

Vontobel's wealthy clients are interested in crypto, says CEO
July 28, 2021 10:53 am

The Swiss bank said some of the firm’s clients are allocating part of their portfolios to crypto.

Crypto frenzy may be winding down, Visa CFO says
July 28, 2021 10:13 am

This spring, crypto-related transactions using Visa were a significant boost to the company’s cross-border volume, although this effect is beginning to wane.

One-tenth of Russians ready to get salaries in digital ruble, report says
July 28, 2021 10:04 am

A new survey of 3,000 Russians suggested that most people strongly disagree with receiving salary payouts in a state-controlled digital currency.

Bitcoin price is returning to $40K — But will shorts have their revenge?
July 28, 2021 9:43 am

An analyst promises an “interesting few days” as volatility firmly reenters the Bitcoin market and sentiment transforms.

Buterin’s $1B SHIB donation tricky to cash out, says fund manager
July 28, 2021 9:26 am

Realizing Vitalik Buterin’s $1-billion donation in Shiba Inu coins to the COVID-Crypto Relief Fund in India has turned out to be a labyrinthine process for the fund’s creator.

Binance cuts withdrawal limits, rolls out tax reporting tool
July 28, 2021 8:54 am

Existing Binance users will be unable to withdraw more than 0.06 BTC per day without completing full KYC verification, effective in August.

Japan to test Ripple’s ODL service for money transfers to the Philippines
July 28, 2021 8:40 am

Japan’s first On-Demand Liquidity service implementation helps Ripple drive the adoption of crypto-enabled services.