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Coinbase Joins Regal Assets to Offer Insured Crypto IRAs

Regal Assets, an alternative investments firm, partnered with custodian Kingdom Trust and crypto exchange Coinbase to develop and provide a fully insured Bitcoin and cryptocurrency individual retirement accounts (IRA) in the US. Coinbase Steps Into Crypto IRAs Bitcoin and crypto IRAs aren’t a novelty in the US, but the trio wants to take this financial Read more…

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Bakkt Bitcoin Custody Now Available to all Institutional Clients

Bakkt joins the field of institutional-grade bitcoin custody service providers after obtaining approval from regulators in New York. Meanwhile, the Bitcoin futures product launched by the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) subsidiary continues to set new records. Bakkt Warehouse Obtains NYDFS Green Light Bakkt COO Adam White announced the news via a blog post published on Monday Read more…

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Bitcoin Deposits on Coinbase will now Require only Three Confirmations

Coinbase has just released a new announcement, stating that it will reduce the number of confirmation requirements for four crypto assets on its platform. The United States’ largest crypto exchange, has brought in some welcome changes to its platform. Coinbase has just announced that it has changed the confirmation requirements for four different cryptocurrencies, including Read more…

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Coinbase Tezos Pump Fires Up Spreads Across Crypto Exchanges

Tezos price spiked sharply today after Coinbase announced staking rewards for XTZ. The token pumped so hard that huge spreads opened up between exchanges leading to arbitrage opportunities for savvy traders. Crypto Exchange Pump Inbound Late yesterday Coinbase announced that it was expanding access for Tezos staking. The offer of earning rewards for XTZ stored Read more…

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Lower-Tier Crypto Exchanges Still Dominate Market, Research

CryptoCompare recently published its September review of crypto exchanges’ activity. The platforms with lower ratings still dominate the market, accounting for over 70% or $347.2 billion. Volume of E-Rated Crypto Exchanges Surge 31.5% Interestingly, the aggregate monthly volume of E-rated crypto exchanges jumped 31.5% while the rest of the groups saw negative figures. Thus, volume Read more…

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Facebook’s Libra Charter Signed By 21 Organizations During Meeting in Geneva, Switzerland

The Libra charter has been signed by 21 organizations, just days after several high-profile payment processing and e-commerce companies withdrew from the controversial stablecoin project led Facebook. The Libra Association named its board of directors and formed the consortium’s executive team during a conference held in Geneva, Switzerland. Facebook is moving forward with Libra along Read more…

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US Crypto Crackdown: Telegram Token Sale Rejected by SEC

The long-awaited crypto token sale from the Russian messaging platform Telegram has hit a wall in the form of the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The regulator has filed an emergency action and received a restraining order for the $1.7 billion planned ICO. Continued Crypto Crackdown US regulators are showing no signs of relaxing their Read more…

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Chainlink (LINK) Price Strong at $2.70 Amid Positive News Cycle

While a majority of altcoins have been faring well over the past week, there has been one crypto asset that has exceeded the expectations of many: Chainlink (LINK). Over the past 10 days, the community-favorite cryptocurrency has gained 50% against the U.S. dollar, surging to $3.10 apiece at the local peak. As of the time Read more…

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This Former US Bitcoin Investigator is Now a Major Crypto Investor

No matter how much Steven Mnuchin or top regulators criticize Bitcoin, crypto is not associated with criminals and amateur speculators anymore. Katie Haun, general partner at venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz is another good example to prove this stance. First Female Partner at Horowitz CNBC recently shared the story of Katie Haun, which involves some Read more…