European Central Bank hints at PoW-based crypto ban by 2025
The E.U.'s commitment to fighting climate change puts it on a collision course with PoW tokens.
FatMan Terra reveals inner workings of alleged DOCK pump and dump scheme
FatMan Terra said his friend was not part of DOCK’s team but paid for a BitBoy Crypto shilling video and billboard advertisements to pump the coin.
Will release of $3B Bitcoin from Mt Gox cause market bottom in August?
137,000 BTC may soon hit the market as Mt Gox is set to release funds to creditors that has been locked up for 7 years. How may this affect the price of Bitcoin and will it cause a further leg down?
Jeremy Allaire refutes allegations Circle is on the brink of insolvency
Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire refuted claims that the company is struggling and said Circle is in the "strongest position it has ever been in financially."
Celsius Network takes affirmative action to stave off bankruptcy
The troubled lending and borrowing platform has laid off workers and made a significant loan repayment in recent days.
Nexo claims “smear campaign” ignores its attempts to aid insolvent companies
Nexo has raised its insurance to $775 milliln and is negotiating with potentially insolvent crypto companies to help provide liquidity amid "smear campaign."
Biden administration official hints at stablecoin legislation that could come into force this year
According to the official, the President's Working Group on Financial Markets are actively exploring the space and looking to have the law come into force by the end of this year
BlockFi CEO denies CNBC’s claims that the company is being sold for $25 million
Zac Prince, CEO of BlockFi has denied claims by CNBC that the company is being sold for $25 million, 99% below its last valuation.
North Korea’s ‘illicit’ crypto holdings heavily impacted by market crash
Chainalysis says North Korea’s unlaundered crypto holdings have dropped to $65 million due to the recent crypto market crash.
CoinFLEX CEO claims “Bitcoin Jesus” defaulted on debt – owes $47M USDC
CoinFLEX CEO Mark Lamb said the exchange has filed a notice of default to Roger Ver, an investor and shareholder in the company. Roger Ver has denied the allegations
Rumors circulate that Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky attempted to flee the U.S.
Twitter is awash with reports Mashinsky was stopped from leaving the U.S. However, at this stage, there are no confirmed reports of this happening.
Bitcoin mining company Compass Mining loses facility for not paying electricity bill
Bitcoin mining company Compass Mining loses Maine facility for not paying electricity bill to building owner
Nexo dismisses claims it defrauded a children’s charity as fake news
Nexo responds to "ludicrous allegations" of defrauding a charity by calling on the community to exercise their better judgment.
Goldman Sachs looks to buy Celsius’ assets for $2B as it is advised to file for bankruptcy
Goldman Sachs is seeking investors to raise $2B to buy Celsius assets if it files for bankruptcy following recent liquidity issues
BAYC founders call Nazi conspiracy video ‘crazy disinformation campaign’
Founders of the BAYC said that the video released by investigative YouTuber Phillip Rusnack was a ridiculous conspiracy theory used to sell knockoff NFTs.
Celsius faces a potential short squeeze; $20M bounty out on info about possible attack
Celsius may be insolvent, there's a $20M bounty for anyone with information about a an attack, and there could be a GameStop-style short squeeze imminent. With very little information coming from Alex Mashinsky, the rumor mill is heating up.
The current Celsius, 3AC situation may not be as bad as rumors suggest
3AC debt exposure may be as high as $1.5B but is the real risk related to the fear, uncertainty, and doubt this has created?