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27 Jan 2023

DeFi Lender Aave Launches V3 on the Ethereum Network

Following the unanimous approval of a governance proposal, the decentralized lending and borrowing protocol Aave has launched its third version on the Ethereum network. When staking or borrowing

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20 Jan 2023

DeFi’s Replacement in 2025: What it Could Look Like

After FTX left the business, the DeFi space is getting a complete makeover because crypto users want better security and compliance. After what happened in the crypto space in 2022, many investor

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17 Jan 2023

Rocket Pool and Coinbase Partnership Could Outpace Lido?

Coinbase Ventures works with Rocket Pool, the third largest Ethereum liquid staking protocol by trade value locked (TVL). Coinbase Ventures will join Rocket Pool's Oracle DAO, according to a message

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25 Nov 2022

How to earn on DeFi for the next bull run

A Guest post by Comistar Estonia Since the 2020 “DeFi summer” (prices rocketed gazillion times). At its peak in December 2021, the total value locked (TVL) in decentralized finance protocols reached

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28 Sep 2022

An Introduction To Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

Decentralized finance, or DeFi for short, is an emerging field that allows participants to make financial transactions directly with other people, eliminating the need for a middleman. DeFi is quick

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04 May 2022

India intends to levy a 20% tax on DeFi transactions

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) of India intends to charge a 20% tax on interest received from investments in decentralized finance (DeFi). The Economic Times, a local news outlet, reported

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02 May 2022

DeFi Lending Platforms Lost Over $80M in the Recent Attack

DeFi exploits have been a recurrent issue this year, with roughly $1 billion lost in in the first quarter alone. BlockSec, a blockchain analytics and security firm, disclosed a new $80 million DeFi

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01 Apr 2022

Wave Financial Gets $100M Fund for Cardano DeFi Ecosystem

Wave Financial has established the Wave ADA Yield Fund to assist with the development of innovative decentralized finance (DeFi) projects on the Cardano network. Wave Financial Group is an SEC-re

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17 Mar 2022

Nuvei collabs with Ledger to provide direct crypto on-ramp

Nuvei Corporation ("Nuvei" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: NVEI) (TSX: NVEI) today announced a partnership with Ledger, the leading hardware wallet provider, to enable direct on-ramps for 125+ cryptocurr

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15 Mar 2022

Deus Finance suffers a $3 million loss due to price exploitation

Another DeFi exploit, another day. This time, it's Deus Finance, a Fantom blockchain-based DeFi technology. According to a Tuesday update from blockchain security firm PeckShield, the hacker stol

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07 Mar 2022

DeFi Godfather Exits The Crypto Space

Two of the industry's most accomplished developers are leaving the DeFi field. Andre Cronje, the self-described "DeFi architect" who rose to notoriety as the founder of the yield optimization protoc

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05 Jan 2022

Aave Has Announced That It Is Developing a Mobile Wallet

In order to go mainstream, Aave is bringing DeFi closer to individuals in 2022. To the delight of its community, the project has announced the development of a mobile wallet. With the announcemen

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18 Dec 2021

Lambda 256 Raised US$ 60 Million

Lambda 256 has managed to raise new funding to the tune of US$ 60 Million. Lambda 256 is a company under Dunamu. Dunamu runs South Korea’s crypto exchange called Upbit. Lambda256 is the company unde

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18 Dec 2021

Nexo & Three Arrows Launch NFT Service

Three Arrows Capital and Nexo have partnered together and released a service. Nexo is a platform for exchanging and borrowing cryptocurrency. Three Arrows Capital is a hedge fund. The service that t

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17 Dec 2021

US Lawmaker thinks DeFi is Dangerous

Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts Senator criticized decentralized finance technology with concerns about the safety of investors that are affected by the demand for stablecoins. Concerns about

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15 Dec 2021

Crypto Developments in the USA

Early in December leaders in crypto service provision met with the United States lawmakers on the 8th December. These leaders met with legislators in the House of Representatives Financial Services

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13 Dec 2021

Stack’s Executive on DeFi Bridges for Bitcoin holders

Bitcoin has a robust framework with various elements comprising it, including Stacks. A collection of independent components, developers, and members of the community collaborate to create a user-ow

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05 Dec 2021

What Will Ethereum do in the Metaverse

Ethereum is one of the world’s top cryptocurrencies. It is a smart-contract blockchain. Its framework consists of an emphasis on security and a decentralized environment for various applications. At

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05 Dec 2021

The Future is Fast in Finance

We are in a different era from what the world had previously known when it comes to finance. Now, people expect a certain level of efficiency when transacting. Modern technology, especially incorpor

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01 Dec 2021

Are Emerging Concerns and Regulations Fitting?

When it comes to sanctions, regulators can not enforce regulations, when it comes to crypto. For this reason, organizations like the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank have issues

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30 Nov 2021

The Changing Face of Finance

In the world of crypto finance, quite a lot is happening. CryptoRank released insights that showed that over 1 million Ether has been burned since August of this year. This amounts to US$ 4.24 Bill

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30 Nov 2021

Exchange Traded Funds Gaining Ground

The New York Stock Exchange had a new stock listed on the 19th of October 2021, that’s worth noting because of how progress the type of asset is. This was the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy EFT (BITO).

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27 Nov 2021

Bitcoin set on surpassing Mastercard on Value transferred

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may not be mainstream yet globally but somehow Bitcoin has managed to surpass Paypal in the volume of dollar value transfers and may one day surpass Mastercard.

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27 Nov 2021

How to Improve DeFi security?

Security innovations lag when it comes to DeFi which is flourishing. Can it catch up? Creating crypto is not without its challenges. It is not easy. Those interested in taking up the venture must ha

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24 Nov 2021

Is Cryptocurrency a Partisan Issue?

Cryptocurrency a Partisan Even though Hillary Clinton is no longer a leader of the Democratic Party, her voice counts. Unfortunately, her opinion may be more divisive than anything else for lawmaker

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24 Nov 2021

Token reDeFines DeFi with innovation to preserve people’s money

Token reDeFines DeFi with innovation. Whilst the United States experiences inflation more acutely, deflationary assets offer opportunities at creating wealth even in these uncertain times. As

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24 Nov 2021

Can Exchange Traded Products Speed Up Crypto Adoption?

Is it possible for exchange traded products (ETPs) to help increase cryptocurrency adoption in the retail market? If you need to get funds to contribute towards crypto investment, the likelihood is

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24 Nov 2021

Change is coming to DeFi: Polkadot Parachains

Changes are coming that may divide the masses, where blockchain is concerned. Some consider Ethereum as the infrastructure that will equalize the crypto-financing. Many believe that it could one day

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08 Nov 2021

Brave Browser Is Partnering With Solana to Boost DApp Adoption

Open-source web browser Brave Software has announced a new partnership with the Solana blockchain project. At the ongoing Breakpoint Conference in Lisbon, Brendan Eich, CEO and co-founder of Brave

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06 Nov 2021

Solana’s Solend Raises $26M in IDO

Solend, a Solana-based borrowing and lending platform, has raised over $26 million via an IDO (Initial DEX Offering) conducted this week.  Source: Solend IDO page The Solend IDO, which was mod

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01 Nov 2021

Tesla Might Start Accepting Shiba As Payment

A peek into Tesla’s website’s back-end payment procession code revealed that the electric car company owned by Elon Musk might add Shiba Inu and Bitcoin as payment options for its pro

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26 Oct 2021

KTCU Denies Launching a Bitcoin ETF Anytime Soon

The Korean Teachers’ Union (KTCU), an institution established to cater for teachers’ welfare, has denied reports that it was considering delving into Bitcoin investing via the launch of an exchange-

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22 Oct 2021

DarkSide Moves 107.8 Bitcoins Amidst Fear of Possible Crackdown

Following the attack on servers of popular cryptocurrency ransomware group “REvil” this week, operators of the DarkSide and BlackMatter ransomware organizations have moved all their illicit Bitcoin

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21 Oct 2021

Bitwise Launches Polygon Fund to Abet MATIC Adoption

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency asset manager Bitwise has announced the launch of a new fund focused on Polygon, an initiative that will promote the widespread adoption of the Ethereum-based scal

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21 Oct 2021

Pimco Dipping Some of Its $2.2 Trillion Into Crypto

Global investment manager Pimco has indicated an interest in increasing its cryptocurrency exposure and possibly trading them. The fixed-income investment firm, which manages approximately $2 tri

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19 Oct 2021

India’s Crypto Industry Making Amazing Progress

India’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, CoinSwitch Kuber, has disclosed that the country’s crypto ecosystem is currently in talks with regulators to help them understand the asset class. Speakin

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18 Oct 2021

UK Citizens Lost More than $200M to Crypto Fraud This Year

The rate of cryptocurrency fraud in the United Kingdom has been on the rise, with victims losing over £146 million ($200m) over the last nine months, Bloomberg reported Monday.  Crypto Fraud in t

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17 Oct 2021

US Leads in Global Grassroots DeFi Investments

A fresh report from blockchain analytics company Chainalysis has ranked the United States as the leader in grassroots adoption of decentralized finance (DeFi). While the world’s DeFi investments

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17 Oct 2021

Decentralized blockchain will be beyond finances

To be the long run lifeline of industries, blockchain technical schoolnology must embrace the old school quality of interconnectivity. “Yahoo users won't be ready to act via mail with Google emai

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17 Oct 2021

ProShares Is Launching First Bitcoin Futures ETF In The U.S.

Following a Friday report by Coinposters that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is considering approving a bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund (ETF), the regulator has fina

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16 Oct 2021

Indexed Finance $16 Million Stolen By Hackers

DeFi protocol, Indexed Finance, has recently been attacked, leading to the loss of $16 million worth of tokens. The protocol offers passive portfolio management for its users and had its DEF15 and C

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15 Oct 2021

Binance Partners With Italian Soccer Side Lazio

Leading cryptocurrency exchange, Binance announced this week a multi-year partnership deal with Italian professional soccer club Lazio. According to the press release, Binance will become the main j

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14 Oct 2021

Bitcoin Goes Above $58,000

Following the first failed attempt at $58,000, the most valued coin found support at $53,800. Bitcoin enjoyed a gradual surge to $58k as the 1 hour chart shows a progress in price with eve

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14 Oct 2021

Telos Launches EVM-Compatible Layer 1 Blockchain

Telos, a high-capacity blockchain network and one of the most active blockchain platforms in the world, announced today that it has launched the Telos Ethereum virtual machine (EVM) Mainnet, the fir

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14 Oct 2021

U.S. Becomes The World’s Top Bitcoin Mining Hub

As China continues to intensify its crackdown on cryptocurrency transactions and other related activities, including mining, crypto miners have relocated to other locations. A new report publishe

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13 Oct 2021

Binance Is Delisting Yuan From Its P2P Trading Platform

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, has disclosed that it will cease trading the Chinese Yuan on its peer-to-peer platform. Per the announcement published on W

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14 Oct 2021

Musicans Can Now Earn Crypto

American music distributor UnitedMasters on Tuesday announced its partnership with the leading cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, to allow artists to accept crypto payments for the content they crea

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08 Oct 2021

Google Partners With Bakkt To Increase The Use Of Crypto

Intercontinental Exchange-backed crypto startup, Bakkt has announced a partnership with the popular American tech company, Google, to increase the use of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, ether, and do

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