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Macron discusses EU regulation, web3, French start-ups and innovation: report

Macron discusses EU regulation, web3, French start-ups and innovation: report

French crypto website The Big Whale published an interview on Friday with President Emmanuel Macron, just two days before the conclusion of the second round of the French election that pits him against rival Marine Le Pen. The interview was published in French along with an English translation. Macron described to the interviewers a hopeful …

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Report: With over $47 billion in 'realized' crypto gains, this nation leads the pack

Report: With over $47 billion in ‘realized’ crypto gains, this nation leads the pack

The race for greater crypto adoption often leads to competition between so-called developed countries and developing countries. While economies in which crypto helps unbanked people often see high levels of adoption, residents in the Global North enjoy easier – and often, legal – access to crypto-based services. However, according to a study by Chainalysis, one …

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Coinbase unveils lobbying push for a brand new US regulator focused on digital assets

Coinbase in talks to acquire Turkish crypto exchange BtcTurk: report

advertisement Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is reportedly in talks to buy Turkish exchange BtcTurk as it seeks to ramp up its presence in developing economies.  The deal, first reported by MergerMarket and then cited by Bloomberg, could be worth close to $3.2 billion and is reportedly in the later stages of closing. A term sheet has …

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Blockchain.com aims to go public this year: report

Blockchain.com aims to go public this year: report

advertisement Crypto exchange and wallet service Blockchain.com is looking to go public this year and is having conversations with banks on the matter, according to a Bloomberg report citing people familiar with the matter. Any initial public offering is subject to change and may not happen until next year, Bloomberg reported. The Block contacted Blockchain.com …

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DeFi security provider Sherlock aims to raise $100 million in token round

Central banks in emerging economies look to CBDCs for payment efficiency, BIS report says

advertisement A volume of papers from the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) points out that payment system efficiency is the top motivation for central banks in emerging market economies experimenting with central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) or considering such an approach. The document, published on Thursday, is made up of a series of papers that …

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