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Crypto Warning: Regulatory Onslaught Is Just Beginning says former SEC Official.

Cryptocurrency has been gaining mainstream acceptance in recent years, but the regulatory environment surrounding it is still uncertain. In an article published by Bitcoin.com, former Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) officials warn that a “regulatory onslaught” is just beginning for the crypto industry. The SEC is the primary regulator for securities in the United States, […]

Social media influencers used Twitter and Discord to manipulate stocks

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged seven social media influencers with securities fraud, saying Wednesday that they were part of a $100 million scheme to use social media platforms Twitter and Discord, as well as podcasts, to manipulate the price of specific stocks. Though the influencers are not household names, they have accrued more […]

Biggie Smalls perform ‘live’ in the metaverse

On Friday, Biggie Smalls was the sole man performing. He was the centre of attention in his red velvet suit as he sang the words to “Mo Money, Mo Problems” to pre-recorded cheers, swaying to the music in his orange sneakers. Confusion is a reasonable emotion to feel. Smalls, one of the best rappers of […]

Banking Giant JPMorgan Files Trademark for New Crypto Wallet With Ability to Exchange and Transfer Virtual Currencies

Financial services industry titan JPMorgan has filed a trademark for a new digital assets wallet. In a recent filing with the United States Trademark and Patents Office (USTPO), JPMorgan filed a trademark for a J.P. Morgan Wallet product. According to the required trademark statement of use document, the J.P. Morgan Wallet’s identified purpose is to […]

Crypto market liquidity dries up following Alameda and FTX collapse

The crypto market has experienced a liquidity dry-up in the wake of the collapse of crypto exchange FTX and its sister trading firm Alameda Research, according to data provider Kaiko. The firms, founded by disgraced former billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried, were key market participants until they filed for bankruptcy protection earlier this month. This has created […]

Wyoming Will Try Again To Be First State With Own ‘Holy Grail’ Stable Token

Wyoming lawmakers will try again to become the first state in the nation with its stable token, along with a chance at billions in revenue if the Cowboy State can market itself successfully as a highly trusted first-mover. “As we want to develop a full ecosystem for blockchain-enabled commerce and financial technology innovation, you need […]

What Was the Dot-Com Bubble & Why Did It Burst?

What Was the Dot-Com Bubble? The notorious “dot-com” bubble—also known as the tech boom or internet bubble—was from 1995 to 2001. Then, Internet-related tech companies attracted massive attention from venture capitalists and traditional investors alike. This influx of money, combined with the exploding popularity of the internet in general, caused the web sector to expand […]

This Week in Coins: Bitcoin Avoids Heavy Losses as FTX Contagion Spreads

This week saw continued FTX fallout week as many crypto companies confessed the extent of their exposure to the collapsed empire. In week two of the FTX disaster story, crypto investors can expect things to get worse before they get better. However, the two market leaders, Bitcoin and Ethereum, no longer appear to be in […]

A Step-by-Step Guide on How To Enter The Metaverse

You might live in this world, but soon enough, there will be others to populate (no, we’re not talking about Mars, sorry, Elon). Enter the metaverse, the hottest topic of 2021. Sometime this year, the term crept into our lives between the third and whatever pandemic wave we’re at, and it won’t let go. This […]

First XRPL-Based USD Stablecoin (USDS) Launched with SEC-Qualified Custodian

According to a recent press release, Stably Corporation, based in Seattle, has officially launched their multichain USD-stablecoin Stably USD under the USDS ticker. The coin released on XRP Ledger is the first ever USD-pegged stablecoin launched on XRPL as part of a cooperation between XRPL and Stably. The source also stated that USDS is a […]

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