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Tether continues to lose market dominance

Business 4 days ago

Tether continues to lose market dominance

Tether may currently be stable and may have seen its value return to be even with the U.S. dollar, but this may not last long. The stablecoin held 94% of the market at the beginning ...

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Was Tether used to prop up BTC? US wants to know

Business 3 weeks ago

Was Tether used to prop up BTC? US wants to know

With Bitcoin Core (BTC) continuing its descent into irrelevance, the highs of near $20,000 from the end of last year feel more distant than ever. But the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has cast fresh ...

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Tether’s new banking partner already in hot water

Business 1 month ago

Tether’s new banking partner already in hot water

For all of 2018, cryptocurrency enthusiasts have wanted more transparency of the Tether stablecoin. As far back as January, there have been concerns over the coin’s stability, attributed to the fact that it has not ...

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Bitfinex denies insolvency allegations

Business 2 months ago

Bitfinex denies insolvency allegations

With the financial troubles of Puerto Rico-based Noble Bank, where dollar reserves of stablecoin Tether are supposedly located, cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has felt the need to dismiss claims of insolvency. “Bitfinex is not insolvent, and ...

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Tether bank ‘desperate for cash’: report

Business 2 months ago

Tether bank ‘desperate for cash’: report

The stablecoin Tether may not be as stable as many have believed—not that this would be a huge surprise to some. It would appear that Puerto Rico’s Noble Bank, reportedly one of the major repositories ...

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$1 billion fund founders to launch Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin

Business 3 months ago

$1 billion fund founders to launch Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin

The founders of a $1 billion blockchain fund backed by the government of Hangzhou in China have announced plans for a new project that will launch a stablecoin backed by Japanese yen, the South China ...

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Kraken slings back market manipulation claims on Bloomberg

Business 5 months ago

Kraken slings back market manipulation claims on Bloomberg

Kraken and Bloomberg are embroiled on a word war: after being accused of manipulation, the exchange has turned the table on Bloomberg, saying their FUD article was suspiciously released on the end of the Q2 ...

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Double-spend bug, ‘wash’ trading: More controversies hound Tether

Business 5 months ago

Double-spend bug, ‘wash’ trading: More controversies hound Tether

Red flags have been raised yet again concerning 'stablecoin' Tether (USDT). This time, analysts have issued warnings against a potential double-spend bug as well as a possible case of price manipulation. Last week, Chinese blockchain-centric ...

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Price manipulation campaign inflated BTC price in 2017, research finds

Business 6 months ago

Price manipulation campaign inflated BTC price in 2017, research finds

New research has confirmed the BTC market was manipulated in the run up to its all-time highs in 2017, accounting for as much as 50% of the price growth over the period. The findings in ...

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US regulator junks FOIA request for Bitfinex, Tether subpoenas: report

Business 6 months ago

US regulator junks FOIA request for Bitfinex, Tether subpoenas: report

An important development has taken place in the crypto space after reports surfaced that the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) rejected a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for the subpoenas that were allegedly ...

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Tether issues another $250M worth of new USDT tokens

Business 7 months ago

Tether issues another $250M worth of new USDT tokens

Cryptocurrency is never far from controversy and now we have the latest news that stable coin Tether, which trades at around 1:1 with the U.S. dollar, has just printed a quarter of a billion USDT ...

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Anonymous Bitfinex critic hires lawyer after receiving threats

Business 9 months ago

Anonymous Bitfinex critic hires lawyer after receiving threats

Blogger @bitfinex’ed prepares for possible legal face-off with Bitfinex. Over the past year or so, the anonymous blogger @bitfinex’ed has been an active critic of Bitcoin exchange Bitfinex, writing investigative articles that expose suspicious actions ...

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