DC Turf War Opens Up Crypto Regulatory Arbitration

Representations of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency are seen in this illustration, August 10, 2022. Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record WASHINGTON, Aug 18 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Crypto firms may divide and conquer Washington’s regulatory fiefdoms. The US Federal Reserve staked out its territory this week and told lenders to notify it if … Read more

LATIN AMERICAN POLITICS TODAY Lula seeks ‘green’ farm loans to tackle Amazon deforestation

Brazil’s former president and presidential candidate Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva looks on during a meeting of the Brazilian Socialist Party (PSB), which officially nominated him as the party’s candidate, in Brasilia, Brazil, July 29, 2022. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcellin Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record New polls keep Lula ahead in Brazil’s … Read more

Crypto Derivatives Volumes Rise to $3.12 Trillion in July – CryptoCompare

Representations of cryptocurrencies are seen in this illustration, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LONDON, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency derivatives trading on centralized exchanges rose to $3.12 trillion in July, a 13% monthly increase, researcher CryptoCompare said on Thursday, as cryptocurrency prices show signs of … Read more

Australian Crypto Property Ensures Consumer Protection, Says Regulator

Representations of cryptocurrencies in this illustration taken on January 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/ Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record SYDNEY, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Almost half of Australian retail investors held cryptocurrencies at the end of 2021 and more got their information from YouTube videos than financial advisers, the securities regulator … Read more

Cryptoverse: Blockchain Bridges Fall in Troubled Waters

Representations of the cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dash are submerged in water in this illustration taken on May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Aug 9 (Reuters) – Another day, another hack and another blockchain bridge burned. When thieves stole an estimated $190 million from US crypto … Read more

Central African Republic digital currency finds few buyers

A general view shows a part of the capital Bangui, Central African Republic, February 16, 2016. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola/File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LONDON, July 26 (Reuters) – The sale of the Central African Republic’s first digital currency got off to a slow start, with just over 5% of … Read more

Cryptoverse: What crisis? Venture capitalists bet big on cryptocurrencies

A stock chart is seen with a representation of bitcoin in this illustration taken on March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/ Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record July 26 (Reuters) – Not all is doom and gloom. Even as the cryptocurrency sector shivers in the bleak winter, venture capitalists are pouring money … Read more

US Charges Former Coinbase Manager in First Crypto Insider Case

REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record NEW YORK, July 21 (Reuters) – A former Coinbase Global product manager and two others have been charged with wire fraud in the first cryptocurrency-related insider trading case, U.S. prosecutors in Manhattan said on Thursday. Ishan Wahi, the cryptocurrency exchange’s product manager, and … Read more

Southeast Asian Cryptocurrency Exchange Zipmex Suspends Withdrawals

July 21 (Reuters) – Southeast Asia-focused cryptocurrency exchange Zipmex has suspended withdrawals, the company said in a tweet on Wednesday night, with an executive at its Thai subsidiary citing liquidity difficulties at crypto lenders Babel. Finance and Celsius. Zipmex, which says it operates in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and Australia, is the latest in a string … Read more

Analysis: Clients of Crypto Lender Celsius Face Long Wait for Their Funds

WASHINGTON/LONDON, July 15 (Reuters) – Clients of crypto lender Celsius face a long and anxious wait to find out how, when and even if they will get their money back after the company filed for bankruptcy, becoming one of the greatest victims of the crisis. crash in crypto markets this year. Citing extreme market conditions, … Read more