What Is The Best Cryptocurrency Broker?

The text below is an advertorial article that was not written by Cryptonews.com journalists. Deciding on which cryptocurrency broker to invest with is one of the most important tasks in the crypto industry. You have to invest with a reliable and trustworthy broker which not only ensures the safety of your funds but also can […]

Fed Chair Teases Use of Ethereum-Based Interest Reference Rates

In a May 28 letter to Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR), Jerome Powell, Chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, described an interest reference rate based on the Ethereum blockchain, called Ameribor, as effective for some, but not all.  Ameribor is a tool from American Financial Exchange (AFX) that uses the Ethereum blockchain to track interbank lending […]

Bitcoin DeFi Startup Atomic Loans to Launch Lending This Summer

Source: Adobe/romsvetnik Atomic Loans, a provider of non-custodial bitcoin (BTC)-backed loans, has had a “great start” with their borrowing service, while the lending side of the protocol is expected to go live on mainnet in two months, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Matthew Black told Cryptonews.com. The Atomic Loans protocol enables a two-sided marketplace […]

USD Still King as BTC and CBDCs Mount Challenge

The global monetary system has been centered around the United States dollar since at least the end of World War II when the 1944 Bretton Woods Agreement formalized the greenback’s ascent to unchallenged dominance. Control over the world’s reserve currency came hand in hand with a boost to the nation’s already enormous geopolitical influence, as […]

OKEx to Double Staff, Bitfinex Untethers Allegations + More News

Source: Adobe/Rawpixel.com Crypto Briefs is your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Exchanges news OKEx said they plan to open new offices in unspecified regions and they have already started recruiting “blockchain professionals” as the major exchange aims to double the […]

Blowing Off Steemit with Andrew Levine – Cointelegraph Magazine

“Steemitans and Twitterers, after four beautiful years, I have sold Steemit to @justinsuntron. AMA tomorrow at 9am PT.”   Ned Scott, ex-CEO of Steemit, is not the first crypto founder to sell to Justin Sun. He likely won’t be the last. But his now-deleted tweet rivals the most controversial blockchain announcements of recent years. “I […]

The Hills Are Alive with the Sound of ECB Money Printers Going BRRR

Source: Adobe/Scanrail Crypto enthusiasts will be asking themselves if they can already hear money printers going BRRR in some of the world’s biggest economies – after the European Central Bank (ECB) decided to double down on its emergency bond-buying in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Cryptocurrency advocates have been arguing that cash – already […]

Trump Administration Nominates Crypto Mom Hester Peirce for Second Term

Crypto Mom is set to serve a new five year term at the SEC, hopefully allowing her the opportunity to ensure the regulator embraces a more open stance toward crypto. Key Takeaways Crypto Mom appears set to remain at the SEC. Peirce is known for her pro-crypto stance. The commissioner has often criticized the commission […]

Licensed Malaysian Crypto Exchange Integrates Market Surveillance System

Malaysian digital asset trading platform Tokenize Xchange announced that it will be deploying cryptocurrency market surveillance tools developed by the New York-based Solidus Labs.  The firm says this will help the exchange achieve Wall Street-grade market surveillance standards. The solutions provided by Solidus Labs will use machine learning to read thousands of factors including trading […]