Danny

Nelson

Danny Nelson

Danny is CoinDesk's deputy business editor. He formerly ran investigations for the Tufts Daily. At CoinDesk, his beats include (but are not limited to): federal policy, regulation, securities law, exchanges, the Solana ecosystem, smart money doing dumb things, dumb money doing smart things and tungsten cubes. He owns BTC, ETH, and SOL, as well as the LinksDAO NFT.

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US Treasury Official Warns Crypto Industry to Proactively Sanction 'Problematic' Wallets

FinCEN Associate Director Alessio Evangelista said crypto service providers shouldn't wait for the government to designate a wallet if it's being used for illicit activity.

FinCEN Associate Director Alessio Evangelista said crypto service providers shouldn't wait for the government to designate a wallet if it's being used for illicit activity.

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FTX US Debuts Stock Trading in Push for Bigger Slice of US Retail Pie

Brokerage accounts can be funded with the stablecoin USDC, the exchange said.

Brokerage accounts can be funded with the stablecoin USDC, the exchange said.

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Chainalysis Reveals ‘Storyline’ Product to Follow the Money in Crypto Crime

“You have an entire investigation that tells the entire story of what happened,” Chief Scientist Jacob Illum said.

“You have an entire investigation that tells the entire story of what happened,” Chief Scientist Jacob Illum said.

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Oasis Pro Raises $27M for Crypto Securities Trading Platform

CEO Pat LaVecchia, a former MakerDAO compliance adviser, said Oasis Pro is in the “early stages” of integrating with DeFi platforms.

CEO Pat LaVecchia, a former MakerDAO compliance adviser, said Oasis Pro is in the “early stages” of integrating with DeFi platforms.

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Kwon Proposes Forking Terra, Nixing UST Stablecoin in ‘Revival Plan 2’

“$UST peg failure is Terra’s DAO hack moment,” the Terraform Labs CEO wrote, “a chance to rise up anew from the ashes.”

“$UST peg failure is Terra’s DAO hack moment,” the Terraform Labs CEO wrote, “a chance to rise up anew from the ashes.”

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At Nationals Ballpark, Terra’s Bad Week Never Happened

Terra’s $38 million Nationals sponsorship hasn’t made an impact on “Terra Club” workers and fans.

Terra’s $38 million Nationals sponsorship hasn’t made an impact on “Terra Club” workers and fans.

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Terra Validators Halt Blockchain for Second Time to Plot Next Steps

The blockchain was halted earlier Thursday after the governance token LUNA fell in price.

The blockchain was halted earlier Thursday after the governance token LUNA fell in price.

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FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Buys 7.6% Stake in Robinhood

He bought 56 million shares of the popular trading app on May 2.

He bought 56 million shares of the popular trading app on May 2.

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Chainalysis Raises $170M at $8.6B Valuation

The crypto sleuthing firm says its tools monitor $1 trillion worth of transactions every month.

The crypto sleuthing firm says its tools monitor $1 trillion worth of transactions every month.

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