A step towards mainstream acceptance: Russia's legalization of digital asset mining and trading
November 18, 2022
A bill that is currently being considered by the Russian parliament would legalize the selling of mined digital assets including cryptocurrencies on both local and offshore trading platforms...
Sony seeks patent for NFT-based system to record digital asset history in video games
November 16, 2022
Sony, the global entertainment giant, has applied for a patent on a system that uses blockchain technology and non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to track in-game digital assets...
Kraken freezes accounts tied to FTX group amid bankruptcy and hacking controversies
November 14, 2022
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has taken action against collapsed rival FTX Group and its sister trading firm Alameda Research, freezing accounts on its platform following discussions with law enforcement authorities...
BlockFi halts customer withdrawals and limits platform activity amid FTX collapse
November 11, 2022
BlockFi, a leading cryptocurrency lending platform, has announced that it is limiting the operations of its platform and pausing customer withdrawals due to concerns over the status of crypto exchange FTX...
Cryptocurrency exchange FTX faces bankruptcy and regulatory scrutiny following collapse
November 9, 2022
The cryptocurrency market was thrown into complete turmoil this week with the sudden implosion of the FTX exchange. The CEO of the derivatives exchange, Sam Bankman-Fried, warned investors that the company may have to file for bankruptcy...
Binance to acquire FTX amid FTT collapse and liquidity crunch
November 8, 2022
FTX Trading Ltd, which is one of the largest derivatives exchanges in the entire cryptocurrency market, has recently stopped all trading activities on its platform and is now in talks with Binance over a potential acquisition..
Solana spikes by 15% after collaboration with Google Cloud
November 5, 2022
As part of the partnership, Google Cloud will be running a validator on Solana's blockchain network and participating in the validation of blocks...
New Meta update allows creators to sell NFTs and offer subscriptions on Instagram and Facebook
November 3, 2022
Instagram and Facebook have announced a number of updates for creators on their platforms, as they look to expand their offerings and attract more creators to their platforms...
Derivatives exchange Deribit suspends withdrawals after suffering from a $28 million hack
November 2, 2022
Major cryptocurrency derivatives exchange Deribit has suffered a $28 million hack affecting their hot wallet and has halted withdrawals as a result...
Reserve Bank of India to launch digital rupee for secondary market transactions
November 1, 2022
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is launching its first pilot of a digital rupee on November 1, with the participation of nine banks...