Is US politics divisive enough to make crypto a partisan issue?

While no longer the leader of the Democratic Party, Hillary Clinton's comments on crypto could have the potential to create more partisanship among lawmakers regulating digital assets.

Hot Stories

Blockade Games Raises $5M Round at $23M Valuation From Animoca Brands, Others

The round was led by metaverse and NFT stalwart Animoca Brands.

EToro to Limit Cardano and Tron for US Customers, Coin Prices Fall

Trading platform eToro will be limiting crypto assets cardano (ADA) and tron (TRX) for U.S. customers starting in December due to “business-related considerations in...

How to Buy Shiba Inu Coin (SHIB)

As Shiba Inu coin continues to surge in popularity, more investors are looking for ways to buy the doggy-themed cryptocurrency. Here's everything you need to know.

Crypto Exchange Gemini Trust Could Have $7B Valuation After $400M Funding Round: Report

The Winklevoss exchange is the latest crypto firm to look for funding amid a booming market.

French Fintech Lydia Taps Bitpanda to Let 5.5M Users Trade Crypto

Austrian crypto exchange Bitpanda has teamed with French mobile payments app Lydia to offer Lydia’s 5.5 million users the ability to invest in digital...

Snoop Dogg, Deadmau5 Headline New Members of Outlier Ventures’ Metaverse Accelerator

Others joining the incubator for Metaverse-related projects include consumer brand guru Shaun Neff, as well as the founders of Sandbox and Polygon.

Ethereum Millionaires Attract Attention From Regulators

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

MakerDAO’s Rune Christensen Joins VC Firm Dragonfly Capital

Christensen is the founder of MakerDAO, which ranks second among DeFI projects with $19.3 billion in total value locked.

French Luxury Fashion Brand Givenchy Drops 15 NFTs on OpenSea

The NFTs, which were launched on the Polygon network, can be used as online avatars or profile pictures.

MUST READ

Regulation

Binance CEO CZ Says He Plans to Give Away Vast Majority of His Wealth

Changpeng Zhao also told the Associated Press in an interview that he personally doesn’t “get” Dogecoin, but he’s OK with that.

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Underperforms Altcoins as Sell-Off Pauses

Bitcoin (BTC) is stabilizing after a near-10% decline over the past week. Altcoins are starting to outperform BTC, indicating a greater appetite for risk among traders. Analysts are examining long-term indicators to assess BTC's price strength.

The Role of Trading Bots in the Crypto Currency Market

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

Top Blockchain University: University of California, Berkeley

Ranked third, UC Berkeley’s Blockchain Xcelerator has incubated over 40+ blockchain companies.

Sotheby’s to Allow Live Bidding in Ether for Works by Banksy

Sotheby’s, the 277-year-old British auction house, will allow live bidding in ether cryptocurrency in an upcoming virtual exhibition on Nov, 18 to be held at its “headquarters” in Decentraland.

Are El Salvador’s Bitcoin ‘Volcano Bonds’ an End Run Around the IMF?

El Salvador's $1 billion in bitcoin "Volcano Bonds" will be tokenized and powered by Blockstream and Bitfinex.

Mining

Huobi Co-Founders Set Up New Chinese Entity

The crypto exchange deregistered a Beijing entity in July, amid a regulatory crackdown on crypto.

RBA Steps Up CBDC Research, But Is Not Convinced There Is a Policy Case Yet: Official

The RBA official thinks it’s plausible that crypto becomes “niche” once stablecoins and CBDCs are in full force.

Oasis Foundation launches $160M development fund

The funds are earmarked for DeFi, NFT, tokenization and Metaverse projects that are building on Oasis Network.

Crypto News Roundup for Nov. 22, 2021

With bitcoin stabilizing after a pullback this weekend and a look at the controversy behind DeFi regulation, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

Crypto Listing and Delisting Announcements: Week 39

Source: iStock/ToprakBeyBetmenHere is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting, trading pair-related announcements by cryptocurrency exchanges that we found last week and...
#NamePriceMarket CapChangePrice Graph (24h)

LATEST POSTS

Crypto Market Sentiment Slips Within Neutral Zone, Bitcoin Alone on Top

Source: iStock/NikadaThe combined moving 7-day average crypto market sentiment score (sentscore) for the top 10 coins by market capitalization has dropped below 5, to the...

Brazil’s Largest Crypto Exchange Owner Plans Latin American Acquisitions: Report

2TM, the holding company for Mercado Bitcoin, Brazil’s largest crypto exchange by market valuation, is looking to become a leading provider of blockchain infrastructure services in Latin America.

US Proposes Virtual Currency-Specific Regulatory Body

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or single...

Crypto Exchange Bithumb ‘Not Liable’ for Customer’s USD 401,000 Losses

The Supreme Court of Korea. Source: Adobe/Rex WholsterThe South Korean market-leading crypto exchange Bithumb has won its legal struggle against an investor who accused it...

MLB Sensation Shohei Ohtani Becomes FTX’s Newest Brand Ambassador

The exchange’s deal with the Japanese-born pitcher and slugger is the latest in its run of high-profile athlete partnerships.

Crypto News Roundup for Nov. 18, 2021

With bitcoin eyeing an extended pullback and a look at when crypto could become real money, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

Axie Infinity Finds Ready Players in Hyperinflation-Racked Venezuela

The cryptocurrency-powered video game Axie Infinity is seeing strong uptake in Venezuela, where some players are making enough money to feed their families – against the backdrop of a quadruple-digit inflation rate that's the highest in the world.

You shall not pass: Tolkien estate blocks ‘The Lord of the Rings’ JRR Token

The time of the JRR Token has come, but it wasn’t able to defeat the Tolkien Estate in a ruling that has forced the project to shut down and cease trading.

Was the first reply to the Bitcoin White Paper Satoshi himself? In-depth theory

Gerald Votta from Quantum Economics has a theory on the true identity of Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto: the author of the first reply to the White Paper itself.