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Remember ICOs? You Would Have Made a Fortune if You HODLed; Bitcoin Slogs Toward $20K

Remember ICOs? You Would Have Made a Fortune if You HODLed; Bitcoin Slogs Toward $20K

CoinDesk found that if you were to buy, and HODL, a broad selection of blue chip ICOs (data was measured in late May 2022) you would have done spectacularly well to the tune of a return of 819%. This would have blown away most other investments one could have made, including buying Nvidia’s stock, one …

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BitConnect founder indicted for alleged $2.4 billion Ponzi scheme

Two charged for alleged plan to steal tens of millions of dollars in bitcoin from New York home

Last Thursday, two men were arrested in Virginia for their alleged plan to steal tens of millions of dollars in Bitcoin from a Westchester County home. Between May 18 and May 24, 2020, the accused allegedly planned to break into the home in the middle of the night and force its residents to provide …

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Almost $4 billion in Bitcoin miner loans coming under stress, Bloomberg says

Almost $4 billion in Bitcoin miner loans coming under stress, Bloomberg says

Bitcoin’s decline is making it more difficult for some miners to repay as much as $4 billion in loans that are backed by their equipment, Bloomberg reported on Friday. Analysts say an increasing number of loans are underwater, as many of the mining rigs that lenders accepted as collateral have halved in value, along …

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Es argentino, ofrece tours en Airbnb para explicar bitcoin y a los turistas les encanta

Es argentino, ofrece tours en Airbnb para explicar bitcoin y a los turistas les encanta

Cuando Buterin visitó Argentina en diciembre de 2021, fue parte de la visita guiada de Ferrer. “No sabía cómo reaccionar, fue una grata sorpresa”, recordó Ferrer, y agregó que Buterin entregó algunos ether en la cueva a cambio de ARS 93.000 –aproximadamente $450, según la tasa informal de ese entonces– para utilizar durante su tiempo …

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Coinbase to launch 'nano' bitcoin futures via brokerages as it pursues CFTC approval

Coinbase to launch ‘nano’ bitcoin futures via brokerages as it pursues CFTC approval

Coinbase will roll out its first derivatives product next week with the launch of so-called “nano” bitcoin futures. In a Thursday blog post, Coinbase Derivatives Exchange — the renamed FairX, which was acquired by Coinbase this year — said it would “launch its first listed crypto derivatives product on June 27, 2022: Nano Bitcoin …

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DeFi’s Resilience During the Market Slowdown; Bitcoin Slumps Near $20K

DeFi’s Resilience During the Market Slowdown; Bitcoin Slumps Near $20K

“Later this year, we’ll begin sunsetting Coinbase Pro to migrate all advanced trading into one unified Coinbase account, bringing customers access to popular features like staking, Borrow, dapp wallet, and Coinbase Card from a single platform balance.” (Coinbase blog post) … “Over the last few years, we have seen other governments make real progress in …

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