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Japanese Regulator Has NFTs, IEOs in its Sights as it Eyes More Crypto Regulation

Japan’s financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), appears to be inching closer to introducing a spate of new regulations for the crypto space – with new policy documents indicating the agency will start policing the non-fungible token (NFT) and initial exchange offering (IEO) sectors. In July, Cryptonews.com reported on the launch of a new FSA […]

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Bitcoin, Ethereum and Altcoins Remain At Risk

Bitcoin price started a major decline below USD 50,000 and USD 48,000. Ethereum declined heavily towards USD 3,000, XRP spiked below USD 1.00. SOL is still holding gains above the USD 160 support level. Bitcoin price saw a sharp bearish wave below the USD 50,000 support. BTC declined over 15% and it even tested the […]

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Bitcoin Fundamentals Remain Strong Despite Flash Crash – Analysts

After a USD 10,000 drop in the price of bitcoin (BTC) over the course of the day yesterday, crypto traders are now trying to figure out what happened, what caused the sudden selloff, and where the market will go from here. At 09:40 UTC on Wednesday, bitcoin, ethereum (ETH), and most altcoins were still down markedly […]

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Bitcoin Accepted in Starbucks, McDonald\’s, and Everywhere in El Salvador

The citizens of El Salvador have been getting to know their new legal tender cryptocurrency bitcoin (BTC) – and have begun buying everything from Big Macs to freshly brewed coffee using the Lightning Network. The state-issued Chivo crypto wallet overcame some initial teething issues on app stores and marketplaces to rocket to the top of […]

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Crypto Entrepreneurs On Debanking, \’Bullying\’ By Banks, Govt Agencies

Sydney-based crypto entrepreneur Michaela Juric, Founder of peer-to-peer trading platform Bitcoin Babe, said she has been shunned by 91 financial institutions, included on a terrorism watchlist, and “bullied” by the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC) because of her crypto-related business activities. Testifying before the Australian Senate as part of the Australia as a […]

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New USD 750M Crypto Investor, Blockchain Racing + More News

Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news._____ Investments news Billionaire hedge fund manager Alan Howard-backed private equity firm 10T Holdings raised USD 750m for its first fund to pursue investments in fast-growing crypto companies, Bloomberg reported. The firm has already […]

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Young UK Adults Eager To Learn More About Crypto – Survey

Some 56% of surveyed young UK adults keep most of their money in cash savings accounts, missing out on potential investments in cryptoassets, a recent survey showed. Lack of knowledge on crypto is the main impediment to increased investments by this group, but the majority of British young adults are eager to learn more about […]

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S Korean MP Tells Gov’t: ‘Don’t Let a Crypto Monopoly Emerge’

A South Korean ruling party lawmaker has urged the government to prevent Upbit, the nation’s market-leading crypto exchange, from creating a de facto “monopoly” – insisting that Seoul should ensure the survival of “at least three or four” rival exchanges. As previously reported, Upbit is so far the only exchange in the country to have […]

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Bitcoin, Ethereum and Major Altcoins Stuck Below Resistance

Bitcoin price is facing resistance near USD 47,000 and USD 47,200. Ethereum is struggling to stay above USD 3,500, XRP failed to surpass USD 1.15 MINA, IOST, and ALGO are up by 36%-53%. Bitcoin price started a recovery wave above the USD 45,000 resistance. BTC even climbed above USD 46,000, but it struggled to clear […]

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Ukraine to Bring Crypto into Legal Sphere after ‘Legalization’ Bill Passes

  Cryptoassets might soon have legal status in Ukraine after the country’s parliament passed a law that has been in the making for several years. The law will see crypto made “legal,” will allow regulators to police exchanges and allow citizens to declare their earnings or savings in crypto, rather than fiat. The “On Virtual […]

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