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Ether price hits new highs above $2,560, market cap nearing $300 billion

Kryptoin files with the SEC to create an ETH ETF

Research Layer-1 Platforms: A Framework for Comparison The Block Research was commissioned by Algorand to create Layer-1 Platforms: A Framework for comparison, which provides a “look under the hood” at seven platforms: Algorand, Avalanche, Binance Smart Chain, Cosmos, Ethereum/Ethereum 2.0, Polkadot, and Solana. We assess their technical design, related ecosystem data, and qualitative factors such …

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Institutional clients are pushing NYDIG and Fidelity to offer more ETH services

Institutional clients are pushing NYDIG and Fidelity to offer more ETH services

The Block Research The Block Research previously looked at the emergence of the first DeFi exploits and their heyday last fall in The Summer of DeFi. However, even the total losses as a result of previous attacks pale in comparison with May 2021. In just one month, DeFi protocols lost a record $210M, $80M more …

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Analyst on Ethereum - 'This is when ETH, altcoins will surge again'

Analyst on Ethereum – ‘This is when ETH, altcoins will surge again’

Bitcoin’s dominance among cryptocurrencies impacts the larger market, for better and for worse. When it rallies, so do the other coins, including Ethereum. But when it rallies too much, it may dominate the altcoins to the point of the latter’s loss. This is exactly what is happening right now after the latest market rally. The …

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Poolin launches Ethereum hash rate token worth $30 million

Poolin halts payout for BTC, ETH hash rate tokens after China’s crackdown

Poolin, one of the major Chinese crypto mining pools, has temporarily halted the bitcoin and ether mining payouts to users who have staked their hash rate tokens on Poolin’s Mars protocol. Poolin said in a blog post on Friday that the operations of its proprietary bitcoin miners that serve as the underlying assets backing its …

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SEC issues no-action letter in response to digital asset securities questions

WisdomTree becomes the second to file for an ETH ETF with the SEC

WisdomTree has filed for an exchange-traded fund (ETF) based on ether, according to a new S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  The so-called WisdomTree Ethereum Trust plans to list on Cboe BZX Exchange, the same venue it plans to list shares of its proposed bitcoin ETF. The proposal will be updated as it …

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Publicly-listed beauty apps maker Meitu buys $40 million in BTC, ETH

Publicly-listed beauty apps maker Meitu buys $40 million in BTC, ETH

Meitu, a Chinese photo retouching app listed in Hong Kong, has announced it purchased $40 million worth-of bitcoin and ethereum. The firm said in disclosure Sunday on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange that it has bought 15,000 units of ETH and 379.12 units of BTC in open market transactions at an average cost of $22.1 …

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ETH price tops $2,000 for the first time to hit new all-time high

ETH price tops $2,000 for the first time to hit new all-time high

The price of Ether (ETH), the native cryptocurrency on the Ethereum network, has set new record highs.  The second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is now changing hands at $2,003 on Coinbase Pro as of writing, after topping the $2,000 level for the first time around 3:45 UTC on Saturday. The price rally of ETH …

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