credit

(Brad Helmink/Unsplash)
The Risks and Benefits of On-Chain Credit Protocols
"Unsecured lending" repeats some of issues of undercollateralized lending that blew up some crypto firms, but offers a potential solution.
(Brad Helmink/Unsplash)

BlockFi aseguró una línea de crédito de $250 millones por parte de FTX. (Getty Images)
BlockFi recibe una línea de crédito de $250 millones por parte de FTX
Los fondos serán utilizados para los saldos de los clientes en todas las cuentas, según sea necesario.
BlockFi aseguró una línea de crédito de $250 millones por parte de FTX. (Getty Images)

Why Are US Regulators Cracking Down on BlockFi?
BlockFi Receives $250M Credit Facility From FTX
The proceeds will be used to fulfill client balances across all accounts.
Why Are US Regulators Cracking Down on BlockFi?

Nexo co-founder Antoni Trenchev speaks at Consensus 2019 in New York. (CoinDesk archives)
Nexo Unveils Payment Card Where Users Get to Keep Their Crypto
The crypto lender is offering the card in partnership with Mastercard and corporate payment services provider DiPocket.
Nexo co-founder Antoni Trenchev speaks at Consensus 2019 in New York. (CoinDesk archives)

(Igor Dimovski/Getty Images)
TransUnion to Allow Crypto Lenders to Check Credit Reports
The credit reporting firm is offering this ability through security firm Spring Labs' ky0x digital passport.
(Igor Dimovski/Getty Images)

Renaudin 1
Crypto Exchange Offers Credit Lines so Institutions Can Trade Now, Pay Later
LGO Markets is taking an unusual step for a cryptocurrency exchange by letting clients trade without pre-funding accounts.
Renaudin 1

nexo
Arrington-Backed Startup Launches Crypto-for-Cash Credit Platform
A crypto lending startup backed by TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington launched a U.S. dollar credit platform on Monday.
nexo

USD
Spring Labs Raises $15 Million to Build Credit Data Blockchain
Spring Labs, an identity- and credit-focused blockchain startup, has raised $14.75 million in a seed funding round.
USD

Chinese Flag
China's Banking Regulator Pushes Blockchain Adoption for Credit Market
China's banking regulator, the CBRC, thinks the country should double down on its adoption on blockchain technology to improve the credit market.
Chinese Flag

creep, shadow
Buyer Beware? Credit Creeps Into Crypto
An influx of get-rich-quick types could encourage the sort of behavior that bitcoin was designed to escape.
creep, shadow