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Phantom, the leading crypto wallet in the Solana ecosystem, said it will add support for assets on the Ethereum and Polygon blockchains, with the roll out beginning in about three months. Plus, "The Hash" team breaks down an inside joke that spooked crypto Twitter about wrapped ether (wETH) being on the verge of insolvency.

First Mover Americas: BlockFi the Latest Chapter (11) in FTX Saga

The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for Nov. 29, 2022. First Mover is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter that contextualizes the latest actions in the crypto markets.

Nov 29, 2022 at 1:08 p.m. UTC

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

Kraken has agreed to pay $362,159 to settle its potential liability for violating U.S. sanctions.

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

BlockFi Files for Bankruptcy as FTX Contagion Spreads

BlockFi filed for bankruptcy days after suspending withdrawals last week. FTX had extended a $400 million line of credit to the lender earlier this year.

Nov 28, 2022 at 3:20 p.m. UTC

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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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Worse Than Enron? The FTX Collapse Leaves Many With Egg on Their Faces

The ‘Thou Shalt Not’ centralize your operations, which is at the core of crypto, is once again regarded as problematic.

Nov 18, 2022

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Firm Behind FTSE 100 Unveils Crypto Index Series

FTSE Russell, the company behind the benchmark index of the U.K. stock market, has rolled out a set of eight indices covering the digital asset market.

Nov 29, 2022
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Solana’s Top Crypto Wallet Looks to Ethereum, Polygon Next

Phantom is moving forward with its long-delayed multichain expansion plan.

Nov 29, 2022
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Q3 Profit at South Korean Crypto Exchange Upbit's Parent Slides 73%

Dunamu's net profit dropped to 160 billion won ($120 million), hit by lower trading and crypto market declines, CoinDesk Korea reported Tuesday.

Nov 29, 2022
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Bankrupt Crypto Lender BlockFi Sues Bankman-Fried for Robinhood Shares, FT Reports

SBF, through his Emergent Fidelity Technologies, had pledged his stake in the online trading company as collateral for a loan.

Nov 29, 2022

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