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First Mover Asia: Ethereum Isn’t WETH or stETH. But Jokes Still Move Markets

Sam Reynolds writes that irreverent posts about lesser-known altcoins – and more significant tokens – can be destructive. Especially if people don’t get the irony. ALSO: Bitcoin drops as BlockFi files for bankruptcy protection.

Nov 29, 2022 at 2:26 a.m. UTC

Crypto Exchange Kraken Settles Case With US Treasury Over Serving Customers in Iran

Kraken has agreed to pay $362,1159 to settle its potential liability for violating U.S. sanctions against Iran.

Nov 28, 2022 at 6:59 p.m. UTC

Centralized Crypto Exchanges Will Remain Dominant Despite FTX Collapse: JPMorgan

DeFi protocols rely heavily on centralized exchanges to be able to function and it would likely take a long time until price discovery shifts from centralized to decentralized exchanges, JPMorgan said.

Nov 28, 2022 at 1:09 p.m. UTC

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Crypto Update | Steps to Crypto Recovery: Where ‘We’ Go From Here

With DOGE coin up more than 50% since last Tuesday, plus a look at next steps following the FTX collapse, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.

Nov 28, 2022
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The Inevitability of Web3, With Ricky Engelberg, CMO of Vista

After ushering Nike into the digital era, CMO Ricky Engelberg discusses how he’s helping both businesses and creators understand the importance of community, innovation and brand management in his current role at Vista.

Nov 28, 2022
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A Holiday Impression, With Will Foxley

A holiday short of the most valuable crypto stories for 2022.

Nov 25, 2022
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Achieving Financial and Personal Confidence With Lisa Carmen Wang

In investing in oneself and one's career, what does it mean to be a 'Bad Bitch'?

Nov 16, 2022




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Crypto Bank Silvergate Says Its BlockFi Digital Asset Deposit Exposure Totals Less Than $20M

The bank's shares closed down 11% to $25.90 on Monday, after BlockFi bankruptcy filing.

Nov 29, 2022

Aave Supporters Say Lending Freeze Will Help Transition the Network

Community members voted Monday to freeze 17 assets in the Ethereum liquidity pool in order to lower risk within the protocol ahead of upgrading the network to its v3 version.

Nov 28, 2022
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Web3 DAO Game7 Unveils $100M Grant Program

The grants will be awarded to Web3 game projects over five years

Nov 28, 2022
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TIME President Keith Grossman Joins Crypto Payments Startup MoonPay

Keith Grossman, president of TIME, has left the media firm to join crypto payments infrastructure firm MoonPay.

Nov 28, 2022