Ampleforth Gushes 130% APY in DeFi Liquidity Rewards “Geyser” Launch

Key Takeaways Ampleforth has introduced liquidity rewards through its new “Geyser” feature Users who stake their crypto will earn Ampleforth’s native “AMPL” tokens The feature is powered by Uniswap, a non-custodial decentralized finance platform The DeFi news category was brought to you by Ampleforth, our preferred DeFi partner Share this article DeFi supply-coin Ampleforth has […]

Bitcoin is the ‘One Shot’ to Separate State and Money, Pomp Argues

Source: Adobe/IBEX.Media Although he does not consider himself a bitcoin (BTC) maximalist, Anthony Pompliano, co-founder of Morgan Creek Digital and host of the Pomp Podcast, still finds that bitcoin will become the currency to rule them all. This coin is the only chance to separate money from the state, he says. Speaking on the Altcoin […]

Balancer Cements Top DEX Spot with New Governance Token

Key Takeaways Balancer launched its governance token today, which will allow users to vote on the development of the platform Participating users can earn the token by providing liquidity and facilitating token swaps Balancer is currently the 7th largest DeFi platform, and the #1 DEX, in terms of locked value The DeFi news category was […]

South Korean Economist Warns New Tax Laws May Slow Down Crypto Market Growth

The South Korean government recently announced their intention to impose a tax on cryptocurrency, leading to backlash. Korean Yonsei University economist, Sung Tae-yoon, warned that the decision to tax crypto capital gains may slow the technology’s emerging market, according to Koreatimes on June 21.  Sung said that taxing the crypto market while it is still […]

South Korea Developing Solution that Hunts Down Dark Web Crypto Deals

Source: Adobe/Антон Медведев A South Korean government agency will develop software that will trace the movement of cryptocurrencies on the dark web. The move is a direct response to the Telegram Nth Room case, a rape and sexual exploitation video ring that has flummoxed police. Per New Daily, the new initiative is the brainchild of […]

Wirecard Ex-CEO in Custody, Blockchain-powered Baby Milk + More News

Source: Adobe/motortion 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. Legal news Ex-CEO of German payment processor and financial services provider Wirecard is in police custody over suspicion of fraud, Reuters reported earlier today. According to media reports, Markus […]

A Deep Dive Into China’s DLT Strategy

There is an old saying in China: “Building the road is the first step to becoming rich.” Asian countries use infrastructure to boost the economy, and China is probably the most aggressive one — its annual average infrastructure spending is one of the highest at 8.3% of its gross domestic product from 2010 to 2015, […]

Bitcoin and Ethereum Networks Hit All-Time Highs

Source: Adobe/Lightboxx It seems like Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) believers have been growing increasingly active during the past few days, suggest the network stats provided by an on-chain analytics firm Glassnode, showing a number of all-time highs. First and foremost, both Bitcoin and Ethereum networks reached new all-time highs in addresses holding particular amounts […]

DeFi Season Is Here as Aave, Ren, and SwissBorg Reach for Higher Highs

Key Takeaways Aave has skyrocketed nearly 1,100%, but a particular indicator suggests that it could be bound for a steep correction. Along the same lines, Ren appears to be forming a double top pattern, which is an extremely bearish sign. SwissBorg, however, is trading at new all-time highs with massive support underneath it. The DeFi […]

SEC Leadership Shuffle Makes Bitcoin ETF ‘More Likely,’ Novogratz Says

Mike Novogratz. Source: a video screenshot, Youtube, ConsenSysMedia A potential leadership shuffle at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) would make a bitcoin-backed exchange traded fund (ETF) “more likely” to be approved, says crypto entrepreneur Mike Novogratz. The cryptoverse again has its eyes fixed on what goes on in the regulatory world. This possible […]