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Business 18 March 2019
Crypto czar thinks startups should ask for permission, not forgiveness
The U.S. securities regulator has been tightlipped about cryptocurrency regulation, but apparently, even stablecoins might come with their own concerns, according to SEC advisor for digital assets Valerie Szczepanik.
Business 15 March 2019
Tether, the USD-pegged coin that’s no longer backed by USD
Ever since it was first introduced, there have been questions about the legitimacy of the Tether (USDT) stablecoin.
Business 1 March 2019
Facebook shopping its crypto to exchanges: report
Facebook is preparing to introduce its stablecoin to its messaging services, according to reports.
Business 22 February 2019
Brazilian investment bank to issue $15M security token offering
Banco BTG Pactual announced plans for the security token, which will be backed by distressed real estate.
Business 5 February 2019
New regulations for Venezuela crypto scene amid civil strife
Venezula has revealed new requirements for exchange platforms and miners. Those businesses will now have to register with a superintend body of crypto-related activities, named Sunacrip, and adhere to new regulations.
Tech 30 January 2019
New stablecoin FreedomCoin to improve gun transactions
GunBroker.com, the world’s largest gun marketplace, has introduced a new stablecoin as their new payment method, calling it FreedomCoin.
Tech 21 December 2018
Facebook to launch its own cryptocurrency
Facebook Inc. is reportedly planning to release its own cryptocurrency pegged to the U.S. dollar, initially for facilitating money transfers.
Business 14 December 2018
Basis stablecoin folds, will return $133M in investments
Basis, the heavily funded stablecoin, has confirmed rumors that it is to close, returning all of the funds to investors.
Business 7 December 2018
Tether continues to lose market dominance
Tether may currently be stable and may have seen its value return to be even with the US dollar, but this may not last long.
Business 13 November 2018
Venezuela pushes for Petro as unit of measurement for oil
Despite not having a stable economy upon which to build its national cryptocurrency, it is working diligently to have Petro seen as a viable cryptocurrency – although most indications are that it will never truly get off the ground.
Business 8 November 2018
Tether’s new banking partner already in hot water
According to media outlet, Brazil’s Deltec Bank & Trust may have been involved in a large money-laundering scheme that involves a Brazilian government official.
Business 5 November 2018
Russia Duma said to be considering launching stablecoin
According to Russian media outlet, the state Duma’s Committee on Financial Markets announced that it is discussing creating a ruble-backed stablecoin in response to an increase in household debt.