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Stablecoin Issuer Promises Full Audits of Euro-Backed Crypto Token

| David Floyd

The engagement of BDO Malta aims to dispel any doubts that EURS stablecoins are backed one-to-one by euros.

Tether Says Customers Can Once Again Deposit and Redeem Fiat

| David Floyd

Tether is again offering fiat redemption of its stablecoin USDT. Meanwhile, Bitfinex is now offering tether trading pairs with USD and EUR.

Ripple Is Making It Easier for Customers to Integrate XRP. So Far, They Aren’t

| David Floyd

Ripple's new version of xCurrent offers easier integration with xRapid, the product that leverages XRP. But so far, clients aren't taking the plunge.

Free Software Messiah Richard Stallman: We Can Do Better Than Bitcoin

| David Floyd

Richard Stallman, founder of the free software movement, is building a privacy-focused cryptographic payments system, but says it's not a…

Bitfinex’s Parent Company Has a New Offshore Services Provider

| David Floyd

iFinex, the parent company of Bitfinex, has parted ways with its old offshore services provider for a new firm.

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Coinbase-Backed ‘Gods Unchained’ Releases Gameplay Trailer

| David Floyd

The makers of the ethereum-based fantasy card game released a new video, giving players a feel for what to expect.

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For Bitfinex Users, Dollar Withdrawals Are Now a Weeks-Long Struggle

| David Floyd and Nikhilesh De

Three weeks after being assured everything was running smoothly, some customers at Bitfinex are wondering why they still can't get their money out.

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US Elections Push Augur’s Total Ether Bets Over $2 Million

| David Floyd

Betting on elections to the U.S. House has brought over $700,000 onto the platform, pushing the midterms market into the top spot.

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Deltec Chairman Says Tether Letter on Bank Relationship Is ‘Authentic’

| David Floyd

Last week's much-scrutinized letter, in which a Bahamas-based bank appeared to vouch for Tether's balance, has been confirmed as genuine by the bank.

Here’s What 3 Lawyers Have to Say About That Cryptic Tether Letter

| David Floyd and Nikhilesh De

The wisp of a signature on Deltec Bank's letter to Tether is the least of it. More important is the language around liability.