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What Should Crypto Investors Should Know About Points Trading

forbes.com As the bullish sentiment in the crypto marketplace continues to roll forward, even with pullbacks and consolidation causing a pause in upward price movements for bitcoin and…

Bitcoin sceptic Trump softens his stance, suggests regulation is needed

dlnews.com Trump warming to Bitcoin, suggests regulation Former US President Donald Trump, who two years ago said Bitcoin seemed like a “scam,” now says he can “live with” the biggest…

Altcoin Season Expected After Ethereum ETF Approval, Analysts Declare This AI Cryptocurrency as a Must-Buy

coinpedia.org The post Altcoin Season Expected After Ethereum ETF Approval, Analysts Declare This AI Cryptocurrency as a Must-Buy appeared first on Coinpedia Fintech News The trajectory…

Best crypto to buy today? The first-ever Bitcoin blockchain presale

ambcrypto.com You’ve heard the news: Bitcoin is once again the talk of the town. The Bitcoin ETF and the Bitcoin halving are shining a rather sexy light on both Bitcoin and the rest of…

Uniswap's UNI Jumps 50% on Proposal to Upgrade Governance

coindesk.com Learn more about Consensus 2024, CoinDesk's longest-running and most influential event that brings together all sides of crypto, blockchain and Web3 . Head to…

First Mover Americas: Worldcoin, The Graph and Filecoin Finish the Week on Top

coindesk.com This article originally appeared in First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily newsletter, putting the latest moves in crypto markets in context. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every…

PancakeSwap Plans ‘Affiliates’ for Expansion; Cake Holders to Benefit

coindesk.com None Affiliates will let developers from several other blockchains and layer-2 networks offer a version of PancakeSwap where the exchange is not officially offered. • None…

Ether ETFs Unlikely to Cause a 'Bubble,' Traders Say

coindesk.com None Ether spot-exchange traded funds (ETFs) may increase institutional investment in Ethereum's token but are unlikely to create major price surges, according to some…

The European Central Bank Is Either Lying About Bitcoin or Lying to Itself

finance.yahoo.com On Thursday, the European Central Bank (ECB) published a blog repeating debunked claims about bitcoin {{BTC}}. The world’s first and largest cryptocurrency, according to ECB…

BNB Price Climbs to Highest Since FTX Crash Amid Airdrop Frenzy, Easing Binance Worries

coindesk.com None BNB price climbed over $380 for the first time since Nov. 2022, and outperformed the broader crypto market. • None The token is benefitting from fading concerns about…

Citrea Raised $2.7M Seed Round to Launch Bitcoin’s First ZK Rollup

nobsbitcoin.com No Bullshit Bitcoin is funded by our community. "We’re proud to announce that Chainway Labs, the company building Citrea, has raised $2.7 million in seed funding to develop…

Worldcoin Gains 40%, Hits Record High as AI Tokens Surge on Nvidia

coindesk.com Taking the lead in terms of gains is Worldcoin’s WLD, which is up 40% on the day and almost 170% over the past 7 days. The token touched a new all-time high of $8.85 earlier…

Coinbase Pushes Back on Reports It's Blocked in Nigeria

coindesk.com Exchange platform Coinbase remains accessible in Nigeria despite reports to the contrary, as renewed calls for a crypto ban in the country have intensified, a spokesperson…

Ether's $3K Breakout Partly Fueled by Dealer Hedging, Analyst Says

coindesk.com Ether, the native token of Ethereum’s blockchain, peeped above $3,000 early Thursday. The breakout above the psychological barrier was partly aided by the hedging activities…

First Mover Americas: AI Mania Heats Up

coindesk.com This article originally appeared in First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily newsletter, putting the latest moves in crypto markets in context. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every…

How ‘Fully Diluted Valuation’ Can Be a Very Dangerous Metric for Crypto Markets to Rely On

unchainedcrypto.com Recent weeks have seen widespread criticism of the late January “airdrop” distribution of JUP, the token of the Jupiter decentralized exchange aggregator on the Solana…

Vitalik Buterin Floats Idea of AI-Based Code Audits, Ethereum Project Developers Back Him Up

coindesk.com None Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin suggested using AI to improve code audits and reduce bugs in blockchain projects. • None AI-assisted code audits can adapt and learn…

Spot Ether ETFs Could Introduce New Concentration Risk in Ethereum: S&P Global

unchainedcrypto.com U.S. Ether spot exchange-traded funds (ETFs) could be approved as early as May this year, but certain funds with staking functionality could introduce new concentration…

Bitcoin ETF Trading Spikes to Busiest Session Since January Debut

coindesk.com exchange-traded funds posted the most trading since their debut in the U.S. last month. Volume amounted to nearly $2 billion, the highest total since the first day of…

Polygon, StarkWare Tout New 'Circle STARKs' as Breakthrough for Zero-Knowledge Proofs

coindesk.com The blockchain teams Polygon Labs and StarkWare, nominally rivals in the race to build leading layer-2 networks atop Ethereum, have come together to build a new type of…

Bitcoin Zero-Knowledge Rollup Citrea Raises $2.7M in Seed Funding

coindesk.com Chainway Labs went public with the news that it was building what it says will be the first for Bitcoin: Citrea. On Wednesday, the company disclosed to CoinDesk that it had…

Former Fidelity Digital Assets Head Joins Advisory Board of Ethereum L2 Layer N

coindesk.com Layer N, a roll-up network designed to scale financial applications on Ethereum, announced today the appointment of Hong Kong-based former Fidelity International executive…

Collapsed Real Estate-Backed Stablecoin Charts Path to Recovery

coindesk.com None Tangible's USDR stablecoin backed by real estate lost its peg to $1, but CEO Jad Singh says holders should be able to get 90 cents on the dollar paid in DAI and 10…

As Crypto 'Points' Farming Grows, So Does Risk of Vague Promises

coindesk.com There was a time, late last year, when blockchain projects started handing out " " to early users – widely seen as a placeholder for an eventual airdrop of digital tokens.…

First Mover Americas: VanEck’s ETF Volume Surges, Fairshake Raises Another $5M

coindesk.com This article originally appeared in First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily newsletter, putting the latest moves in crypto markets in context. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every…

First ICO on Bitcoin Blockchain Goes Viral in the United States on Launch

coinpedia.org The post First ICO on Bitcoin Blockchain Goes Viral in the United States on Launch appeared first on Coinpedia Fintech News Crypto investors in the United States have had…

Stratigopoulos leaving CoinDesk for law firm

talkingbiznews.com CoinDesk TV executive producer McKenzie Stratigopoulos is leaving the cryptocurrency news website to become a marketing and communications specialist at the Robins Kaplan…

Liquid Restaking Protocol Puffer Rakes in $1B in Deposits in Just 3 Weeks

coindesk.com In a sign of just how hot " " have become among crypto speculators, the new blockchain projects are hitting major money milestones within weeks of their launches. Liquid…

Crypto has an influencer problem

blockworks.co In the crypto community, a prevailing myth has taken root — that success hinges on influencers, where buzz and follower-counts overshadow substance. Tens of thousands of…

Bitcoin Options Trader Takes $20M Bet to Hedge Against Prices Dropping to $47K

finance.yahoo.com None The long-put "butterfly" strategy guards against a potential bitcoin price drop to $47,000 by the end of March. A large bitcoin {{BTC}} options bet crossed the tape on…

Quartz hires two new staff writers

talkingbiznews.com Business news site Quartz announced Tuesday the hiring of William Gavin and Francisco Velasquez as staff writers. This follows the hiring of two new staff writers in…

Ether Hits $3K for First Time in Nearly 2 Years Amid Rising ETH ETF Excitement

coindesk.com the native token to the Ethereum network, rose past $3,000 for the first time since April 2022 on Tuesday, continuing a recent hot streak. Ether's price rose about 1.6% over…

First Mover Americas: Ether Flirts With $3K

coindesk.com This article originally appeared in First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily newsletter, putting the latest moves in crypto markets in context. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every…

Why a Hong Kong custody CEO is seeking something few want

dlnews.com As Hong Kong’s crypto exchanges race to submit licence applications by the end of February, the city’s regulators are turning their attention to other precincts of the…

Tyr Capital Faces Client Dispute over FTX's Bankruptcy

financemagnates.com Crypto hedge fund Tyr Capital is embroiled in a contentious dispute with one of its clients regarding its exposure to the bankrupt digital assets exchange FTX. etoro:…

Swiss Crypto Hedge Fund Tyr Capital Clashes With Client Over FTX Exposure: FT

coindesk.com None TGT alleges that Tyr withdrew funds from FTX the day it went bankrupt despite receiving several warnings in the days prior. • None The fund also claims that Tyr ignored…

UK Minister Expects Stablecoin and Staking Legislation Within Six Months: Bloomberg

coindesk.com None The U.K. government expects to see stablecoin and staking services legislation for the crypto sector within six months, according to Economic Secretary to the Treasury…

Craig Wright Witness Defends Saying Headed for ‘Train Wreck’ With COPA Trial

coindesk.com None Three witnesses for Craig Wright took the stand on Monday as the third week of a trial that could decide if he's Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto kicked off in a U.K.…

First Mover Americas: All Eyes on Ether

coindesk.com This article originally appeared in First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily newsletter, putting the latest moves in crypto markets in context. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every…

Ether's Fundamental Supply Outlook Better Than Bitcoin's, Analyst Says as ETH Tops $2.9K

coindesk.com the second-largest cryptocurrency by market value, has outpaced bitcoin's (BTC) rally over the past week, a trend that could continue because the fundamentals for Ethereum's…

AI Tokens Rally as OpenAI’s Sora Brings Renewed Hope to the Sector

coindesk.com Tokens related to artificial intelligence (AI) or claiming to be utilizing AI rallied over the weekend as OpenAI unveiled its text-to-video generator Sora – boosting hopes…

Digital Bank is Taking on Coinbase With a New Crypto Trading Platform

financemagnates.com Digital bank Revolut is developing a new cryptocurrency trading platform designed for seasoned crypto traders, according to an e-mail sent to customers this week. The new…

Bitcoin Steady Over $52K;Traders Target $55K in Short-Term

finance.yahoo.com None Bitcoin remained steady, while ether gained over 5% as investors bet on an ETH ETF in the coming months. • None AI-related tokens zoomed in as the launch of OpenAI’s…

Behind the FTX Scandal: Caroline Ellison Exposes Deep Secrets in SBF’s Trial

coinpedia.org The post Behind the FTX Scandal: Caroline Ellison Exposes Deep Secrets in SBF’s Trial appeared first on Coinpedia Fintech News In the world of law, where every word matters,…

North Korea’s Lazarus hackers embrace new mixer after Tornado Cash, Sinbad sanctions

dlnews.com Lazarus Group hackers using new crypto mixer Bitcoin mixer YoMix has emerged as a go-to for laundering stolen crypto by the notorious North Korean Lazarus Group of hackers,…

Revolut to launch new crypto exchange amidst reports of listing Solana’s BONK memecoin

cryptoslate.com UK-based digital bank Revolut is preparing to introduce more extensive crypto exchange services, according to a report from Coindesk on Feb. 16. That report cites an email…

What the Warren/Satoshi Flag Moment Means

coindesk.com If you ever wanted confirmation that politicians do not always read the documents they sign, look no further than Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Recently, an anonymous Bitcoiner…

Revolut To Roll Out “Invite-Only” Crypto Exchange

cryptonews.com Banking services provider Revolut is set to debut a new “invite-only” crypto exchange, according to a February 16 report. A U.K.-based customer email confirmed by CoinDesk…

When is bitcoin halving? What history says about how it may impact BTC’s price

marketwatch.com Investors are closely watching bitcoin’s upcoming halving, which is expected to happen in April, as history has shown the cryptocurrency usually sees significant price…

Revolut to Introduce Crypto Exchange Targeting 'Advanced Traders'

coindesk.com Digital bank Revolut is set to introduce a cryptocurrency exchange targeting "advanced traders," according to a customer email seen by CoinDesk. Revolut currently offers…

Revolut plots ‘standalone cryptocurrency exchange’

blockworks.co Revolut is sending out invites to select customers for a cryptocurrency exchange. The financial technology company said it’s developing a “standalone cryptocurrency…

Sam Bankman-Fried's Sentence Might Be Lighter Than You'd Expect

coindesk.com None Sam Bankman-Fried, found guilty of fraud last year, is due to be sentenced next month. • None The FTX bankruptcy looks likely to make its creditors whole as a result of…

First Mover Americas: Bullish Week for Bitcoin and VeChain

coindesk.com This article originally appeared in First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily newsletter, putting the latest moves in crypto markets in context. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every…

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