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FTX US launches marketplace for trading Solana-based NFTs

FTX US launches marketplace for trading Solana-based NFTs

Crypto exchange FTX.US has fully launched its NFT marketplace, which will support trading for a range of Solana-based NFTs. Up until now, FTX.US’s NFT marketplace had been limited to buying and selling NFTs that have been minted directly on its website. Trading of the majority of Solana-based NFT collections — such as Solana Monkey Business, …

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Neobrokerage firm Public.com rolls out crypto trading tools

Neobrokerage firm Public.com rolls out crypto trading tools

New York-based neobroker Public.com is launching crypto trading tools, becoming the latest in a growing number of fintech firms to have made the move, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.  The stock trading startup, which was valued at $1.2 billion earlier this year, will now support trading in bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, …

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Why crypto's largest trading firms are becoming VCs too

Why crypto’s largest trading firms are becoming VCs too

Amber Group Joins Expanding Pyth Network Amber Group, (the “Company”), a leading global crypto trading and technology firm, today announced that it has joined the Pyth network, a decentralized financial market data distribution platform. Through the partnership, Amber Group will contribute its first-party crypto asset market data to the Pyth network.  Further improvements in DeFi …

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Sen. Pat Toomey remarks on China’s crackdown on crypto trading

Sen. Pat Toomey remarks on China’s crackdown on crypto trading

advertisement Pat Toomey, a Republican senator from Pennsylvania, commented on Twitter regarding China’s most recent crackdown on bitcoin.  “China’s authoritarian crackdown on crypto, including #Bitcoin, is a big opportunity for the U.S. It’s also a reminder of our huge structural advantage over China,” the senator wrote.  He added: “Beijing is so hostile to economic freedom …

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US officials now investigating Binance for potential insider trading, market manipulation: report

US officials now investigating Binance for potential insider trading, market manipulation: report

advertisement Bloomberg reported Friday that a broad U.S. government investigation into the operator of crypto exchange Binance has widened to include “whether Binance or its staff profited by taking advantage of its customers.” Citing anonymous sources, the outlet said that U.S. officials including the Commodity Futures Trading Commission are investigating the exchange operator for “possible …

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Citigroup is working with regulators to start trading bitcoin futures: report

Citigroup is working with regulators to start trading bitcoin futures: report

As reported by CoinDesk on August 24, Citigroup is performing the regulatory legwork necessary to start trading CME’s bitcoin futures product. Citing sources with knowledge of the process, CoinDesk said that institutional interest was pushing the banking giant to take up Bitcoin futures trading. Representatives for Citigroup have previously mentioned accumulated institutional interest in crypto …

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OpenSea is first NFT marketplace to pass $1 billion in monthly trading volume 

OpenSea is first NFT marketplace to pass $1 billion in monthly trading volume 

The non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace OpenSea has surpassed $1 billion in monthly trading volume, according to data compiled by The Block.  OpenSea’s trading volume increased 286% from July to August, and it has carried the majority of NFT monthly trading volume since May of this year. The firm has already seen $1.23 billion in volume …

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