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CDCROP: Hong Kong, China (Chester Ho/Unsplash)
Hong Kong Regulator Calls for Tough Rules Despite Ambitions to Be Crypto Hub
Julia Leung, deputy CEO of Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission, highlighted DeFi as an area that needs regulations.
CDCROP: Hong Kong, China (Chester Ho/Unsplash)

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DeFi Giant MakerDAO Speeds Up DAI Transactions and Withdrawals, Expands to Arbitrum, Optimism
MakerDAO’s new technology, Maker Teleport, enables users of the DAI stablecoin to circumvent Ethereum’s congested base layer.
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CDCROP: Charles Murray Reading Ticker-tape in Clancy in Wall Street. (Getty Images)
4 Key Takeaways from the FTX Fiasco
The real reason why the FTX failure hits so hard is not because the crypto industry was duped, but because it proved that the industry was vulnerable to being duped.
CDCROP: Charles Murray Reading Ticker-tape in Clancy in Wall Street. (Getty Images)

CDCROP: DeFi -Decentralized Finance on dark blue abstract polygonal background. Concept of blockchain, decentralized financial system (Getty Images)
DeFi Protocols Are Winning Users as Centralized Crypto Exchanges Suffer Ether Outflows
In the wake of the downfall of Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX exchange, crypto traders are increasingly turning toward decentralized-finance (DeFi) protocols – as Ethereum tokens flow off big centralized crypto exchanges like Binance and OKX.
CDCROP: DeFi -Decentralized Finance on dark blue abstract polygonal background. Concept of blockchain, decentralized financial system (Getty Images)

CDCROP: Calculator taxes tax prep (Kelly Sikkema/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)
Understanding the Tax Implications of NFTs, Staking and Yield Farming
Individuals and institutions should carefully consider their tax obligations and, in the absence of official guidance, consult tax professionals or take the most conservative approach to avoid costly future audits.
CDCROP: Calculator taxes tax prep (Kelly Sikkema/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)

CDCROP: DEFI Crypto Currency Finance Technology (Andrey Popov/Getty Images/iStockphoto)
What Are DeFi Tokens?
Decentralized finance tokens provide crypto users with access to a number of bank-like services such as loans, lending and insurance.
CDCROP: DEFI Crypto Currency Finance Technology (Andrey Popov/Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Solana Hacker House en Miami, abril del 2022. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
DeFi de Solana pierde casi US$700M por el colapso de FTX
El fundador de FTX, Sam Bankman-Fried, era un destacado patrocinador de la red.
Solana Hacker House en Miami, abril del 2022. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Polynetwork Hacker (Adam Levine/CoinDesk)
FTX Accounts Drainer Swaps Millions in Stolen Crypto, Becomes 35th-Largest Ether Holder
The funds were converted to DAI stablecoins and bridged to the Ethereum network.
CDCROP: Polynetwork Hacker (Adam Levine/CoinDesk)

The Solana Hacker House in Miami, April 2022. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Solana DeFi Sees Almost $700M in Value Wiped Out on FTX Fallout
FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was a prominent backer of the network.
The Solana Hacker House in Miami, April 2022. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: BlockFi CEO Zac Prince at Consensus 2019 (CoinDesk)
Crypto Lender BlockFi Updates Users on Platform, FTX Exposure
The company denied rumors that a majority of its assets are custodied at collapsed crypto exchange FTX.
CDCROP: BlockFi CEO Zac Prince at Consensus 2019 (CoinDesk)