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Bitfinex withdraws from Ontario amid major push against centralized exchanges

Bitfinex withdraws from Ontario amid major push against centralized exchanges

advertisement On January 14, Bitfinex announced that it will close user accounts in Ontario at the beginning of March. In its announcement, the exchange wrote: “Starting on March 1, 2022, Ontario customers will no longer have access to any Services. Any Ontario customers who have open positions in our peer-to-peer financing markets are advised to …

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El Salvador government strikes deal with Bitfinex, Blockstream to issue $1 billion bitcoin bond

El Salvador government strikes deal with Bitfinex, Blockstream to issue $1 billion bitcoin bond

advertisement El Salvador has struck a deal with crypto firms Blockstream and iFinex to advance its efforts in the bitcoin market.  The country is set to issue so-called Bitcoin bonds to “accelerate hyperbitcoinization and bring about a new financial system on top of Bitcoin,” according to Blockstream.  El Salvador could issue $1 billion worth of …

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Bitfinex, Tether Seek Subpoenas Across US in Hunt for Missing $800M

Bitfinex, Tether Seek Subpoenas Across US in Hunt for Missing $800M

The Bitfinex crypto exchange is making a new push to find and potentially recover more than $800 million in user funds seized by legal authorities in four different countries after its payment processor’s bank accounts were frozen.  iFinex Inc., Bitfinex’s parent firm, applied for subpoenas in Colorado, Arizona and Georgia this month, asking federal courts …

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