CoinDesk: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Crypto News and Price Data

Leader in cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, blockchain, DeFi, digital finance and Web 3.0 news with analysis, video and live price updates.

Cardano-Based Djed Stablecoin Attracts 27M ADA Tokens as Reserve Backing

Djed started on Tuesday and has a collateral backing ratio of 600% at the time of writing.

Feb 1, 2023 at 7:46 a.m. UTC

Voyager Creditors Reject Alameda’s Attempt to Recover $446M

The creditors’ rejection follows a veto by Voyager itself.

Feb 1, 2023 at 6:58 a.m. UTC

First Mover Asia: Lido DAO Governance Token Down, Staked Ether Stable, as Withdrawal Proposal Comes Into Focus; Bitcoin Rises as Fed Rate Decision Nears

While the DAO has yet to formally see the Lido proposal to allow withdrawals from stETH, Galaxy Digital has already been critical. The Lido governance token has fallen about 15% from its high last week week.

Feb 1, 2023 at 2:40 a.m. UTC

Live Wire

View All

Most Read

By Frederick Munawa
Jan 30, 2023 at 2:56 p.m. UTC



Japan Embraces Web3 As Global Regulators Grow Wary of Crypto

With tight regulations already in place that helped insulate FTX Japan and its investors from heavy losses suffered elsewhere in the world, Japan is working on policy and guidelines for stablecoins, NFTs and DAOs as it welcomes a crypto future.

Jan 26, 2023
Money Reimagined Podcast Cover

The Interaction of Money, Nature and AI, With Stan Stalnaker

A discussion about the Hub Culture institution and protecting the ethos of privacy and identity.

Jan 27, 2023
Sam Bankman-Fried, founder and former CEO of FTX

Congress' FTX Problem: 1 in 3 Members Got Cash From Crypto Exchange's Bosses

More than one in three of the 535 senators and representatives in the U.S. Congress showed up to the new session with FTX baggage, having received campaign support from former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried or one of the senior executives of the fraud-ridden crypto giant.

Jan 17, 2023
Porsche 911 Sport Classic interior.

Porsche's NFT Debut Is a Reminder to Let Web3 Natives Take the Wheel

The German carmaker’s NFT collection mint was met with backlash from the community and served as a lesson for big brands looking to meaningfully build their Web3 strategy.

Jan 25, 2023
Crypto scammer (DALL-E/CoinDesk)

6 Kinds of Crypto Scams and How to Avoid Them

Crypto hacks and exploits have cost people billions of dollars each year. Here’s how to make sure you’re not among them.

Jan 18, 2023




Sam Bankman-Fried, founder and former CEO of FTX

Bankrupt Crypto Exchange FTX had Around $1.4B Cash at 2022-End

The figure is around 19% higher than the $1.2 billion reported in November when FTX filed for bankruptcy.

Feb 1, 2023
liquid blue water

Market Maker B2C2 Teams With Blockdaemon, Stakewise to Provide Ethereum Staking Liquidity

B2C2 says it will be the sole over-the-counter spot liquidity provider for the staked ether token sETH-h built on liquid staking platform Portara.

Feb 1, 2023
CDCROP: Judge's Hammer (Pixabay)

Voyager Creditors Reject Alameda’s Attempt to Recover $446M

The Creditors’ rejection follows a veto by Voyager itself.

Feb 1, 2023
CDCROP: Silvergate Bank HQ (CoinDesk)

Crypto Bank Silvergate Shares Move Higher After BlackRock Boosts Stake

The troubled crypto bank gained nearly 10% in Tuesday's session.

Jan 31, 2023