Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson criticizes the new infrastructure bill seeking crypto taxes

The Cardano founder called the new bipartisan infrastructure bill evil for crypto. The bill will make it mandatory for all non-custodial players to report KYC and customer details to the IRS. Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson has joined the discussion about levying crypto taxes as proposed in the infrastructure bill. Earlier this week U.S. Senators proposed […]

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Moody’s downgrades El Salvador’s long-term foreign currency issuer rating, and it has a Bitcoin connection

Moody’s, a popular financial credit rating business has downgraded El Salvador’s long-term foreign-currency issuer and senior unsecured ratings to Caa1 from B3. The rating group also lowered El Salvador’s foreign-currency country ceiling to B2 from B1. It said the current outlook remains negative towards the small Central American nation. Moody’s cited two key reasons for […]

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Digital Ticket Stubs: New York Knicks Launch Team’s First NFT Collection

Digital Ticket Stubs: New York Knicks Launch Team’s First NFT Collection

On Tuesday, the New York Knickerbockers, in partnership with Sweet, launched the NBA team’s first-ever non-fungible token (NFT) collection. The NFTs feature limited edition digitally designed 3D game tickets made specifically for the Atlantic Division basketball team. With less than 24 hours left on the auction, the Knicks’ NFT sale has sold out a number […]

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Bitcoin Spikes to a 2-Month High Above $42K: Up 25% in July (Market Watch)

Bitcoin Spikes to a 2-Month High Above $42K: Up 25% in July (Market Watch)

Bitcoin has initiated another leg up, resulting in charting a new two-month high of just over $42,000. Apart from Chainlink, most alternative coins trail behind, and BTC’s market dominance has increased to well above 48%. Bitcoin Taps a 2-Month High As reported earlier this week, bitcoin went on a tear after dabbling with the $33,000 […]

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Central Bank of China to Continue Crypto Crackdown in the Second Half of 2021

The People’s Bank of China has come to decisions about the ongoing crypto crackdown in the nation during the second half of 2021. In a conference yesterday, a consensus was reached to “maintain” high pressure on digital currency trading in China, by encouraging and enabling trade and exchange platforms to adhere to regulatory requirements and […]

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Bitcoin (BTC) Closes 10 Daily-Green Candles in a Row After 4 Years, Price Soars to $42K

Bitcoin’s (BTC) price soared above $42K earlier today for the first time in a month as the top cryptocurrency looks to move out of a two-month-long bearish phase. The price rise saw BTC record a new monthly high of $42,235 before retracing below $42K. The next resistance lies at $45K and if BTC manages to […]

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$45B Asset Manager GoldenTree Has Reportedly Bought Bitcoin

GoldenTree Asset Management, a US asset management giant with $45B in AUM, has reportedly purchased portions of the primary cryptocurrency. The move aims to diversify some of the organization’s already existing strategies. Founded over two decades ago, GoldenTree is an asset manager headquartered in New York City with offices in numerous other important financial cities […]

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Automated Investment Service Firm Wealthfront Adds Support for Grayscale’s BTC, ETH Trusts

Automated Investment Service Firm Wealthfront Adds Support for Grayscale’s BTC, ETH Trusts

On Thursday, the Palo Alto-based automated investment service firm, Wealthfront Inc., announced that customers can now get exposure to crypto assets via the company’s platform. The firm revealed that clients can choose from two Grayscale investment trusts, as the company now offers investments in the Grayscale Ethereum Trust (ETHE) and the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC). […]

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Bank of America, Coinbase, FTX Invest in Paxos Series D Funding Round

Bank of America, Coinbase, FTX Invest in Paxos Series D Funding Round

Paxos, a blockchain services and tokenization firm has added Coinbase Ventures, FTX, Bank of America, and Founders Fund as backers in its Series D funding round that started last April. These institutions were listed as “strategic investors,” but the amounts of their contributions were not disclosed. Paxos has now raised more than $540 million in […]

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