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Binance CEO Sues Bloomberg’s Hong Kong Partner for Defamation
It's not the first time Zhao and Binance have sued the media.
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‘Crypto and DeFi Won’t Disappear’: Hong Kong Monetary Chief
Hong Kong Monetary Authority CEO Eddie Yue tells a G20 meeting that crypto and decentralized finance will remain significant forces.
Hong Kong skyline (Ruslan Bardash/Unsplash)

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Hong Kong Regulator Ashley Alder to Head UK Financial Supervisor
He leaves a legacy of mixed crypto regulations in Hong Kong that saw crypto exchange FTX depart the city and retail investors largely excluded.
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Software Firm Meitu Lost Up to $52.3M in H1 Due to Slide in Crypto Prices
The app developer had bought 940.89 BTC and 31,000 ETH in spring of 2021.
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Hong Kong skyline (Ruslan Bardash/Unsplash)
Hong Kong’s Hoo.com Expects to Re-Open Some Token Withdrawals Today; Finblox Takes Steps to Address Liquidity
Several Hong Kong-based crypto platforms have made changes to their policies amid the market upheaval and liquidity crunches.
Hong Kong skyline (Ruslan Bardash/Unsplash)

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Animoca Brands Acquires Most of Educational Tech Company TinyTap for $38.9M
Hong Kong-based gaming investment firm Animoca made the acquisition one week after it revealed a $1.5 billion portfolio.
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Hong Kong skyline (Ruslan Bardash/Unsplash)
OSL and Interactive Brokers Partner for Crypto Services in Hong Kong
Interactive Brokers will offer crypto services to professional clients in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong skyline (Ruslan Bardash/Unsplash)

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Crypto Lender Babel Finance Lands Unicorn Status With $80M Series B
The funding round sets the firm's valuation to $2 billion.
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Bitcoin Sell-Off Continues as Asian Markets Fall Amid Weak China Cues
Bitcoin continues losses as major markets around Asia end the week.
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First Mover Asia: Hong Kong Isn’t Sure if It Needs a CBDC
The issues that have prompted other countries to explore a central bank digital currency don’t exist to the same extent in Hong Kong; bitcoin continues its mini-upswing.
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