SEC To Hunt Crypto, Redefines “Security Exchange”

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a proposal to change the definition of “security exchange” in order to broaden its regulation. The SEC stated that the purpose of the proposal is “to include systems that offer the use of non-firm communication protocols and trading interests to bring buyers and sellers of securities together.” […]

Bitcoin Whale Moves $151,261,609 From Coinbase to Gemini

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An anonymous Bitcoin whale moves $151,261,609 in Bitcoin from Coinbase before investors remit their money to Gemini. In a quest of liquidity, Bitcoin “whales” (investors with $10 million or more in BTC) routinely send Bitcoins between exchanges. It will have a high price effect if the whales sell all of their Bitcoin on exchanges. On […]

Biggest Bitcoin meetup in Vienna, Austria to open lightning beer tap

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Vienna will see its largest bitcoin meetup to date, according to the organizers of the Bitcoin Meetup Vienna. The event will take place on Wednesday May 18th at the beachbar ‘Strandbar Hermann’ directly at the Donau river. As a special guest, finance journalist Nikolas Jilch is confirmed. JIlch has been working as a journalist, speaker […]

Money at risk as Exchanges might sell your Collaterlized Bitcoin twice

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Exchanges could be selling your Bitcoin if you stake it on their platforms according to analyst Rufas Kamau. Research and Markets analyst for Scope Markets Kenya, Kamau of Scope explains why having Bitcoin on an exchange affects its value. Kamau thinks buying Bitcoin on exchanges is buying an “I owe you,” or “paper Bitcoin.” The […]

The world’s largest Bitcoin Exchange Binance receives official License in France

France gives regulatory approval to Binance

The financial market authority in France has given regulatory approval to Binance, the world’s largest exchange. Binance is now a licensed provider of digital assets and custodial services within the country. Binance has been approved as a digital asset service provider (DASP) by France’s market watchdog, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF). The company may now […]

Goldman Sachs Seeks Partnership with Bitcoin and ”Crypto” Exchange FTX

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Goldman Sachs is assisting FTX in negotiations with US authorities and a future Initial Public Offering (IPO), according to Sam Bankman-Fried and David Solomon. The founder and CEO of cryptocurrency exchange FTX, Sam Bankman-Fried, met with Goldman Sachs (GS) CEO David Solomon in the Caribbean to examine future cooperation between the two companies, according to […]

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried to Give Away 99% of His Bitcoin

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Thanks to the idea of “effective altruism,” which he studied in college, Sam Bankman-Fried, billionaire founder of crypto exchange FTX, has plans to give away the great bulk of his money. According to Bloomberg, despite owning a multibillion-dollar worldwide crypto exchange, the 30-year-old drives a Toyota Corolla and lives like a college student. He aspires […]