Browsing the "Tether" Tag

Tether Launches Chinese Yuan-Pegged Stablecoin on the Ethereum Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

Tether has launched its Chinese yuan-backed stablecoin, which it revealed will run on the ethereum blockchain as an ERC-20 token.

Why Tether Volume Is at All-Time Highs

| Leigh Cuen

The dollar-pegged stablecoin tether (USDT) has become a virtual bridge between Chinese traders and global markets.

Tether to Issue Stablecoin Backed by Yuan in Belgian Bank: Insider

| Wolfie Zhao

Tether is planning to issue a new stablecoin backed by Chiense yuan held in a bank in Belgium, says Bitfinex shareholder Zhao Dong.

New York, court

New York Supreme Court Denies Bitfinex’s Lack-of-Jurisdiction Claim

| William Foxley

iFinex claimed the NY AG lacked sufficient jurisdiction for an investigation into the company's activities.

NYAG Pushes Back on Bitfinex’s Claim That State’s Investigation Is Burdensome

| Nikhilesh De

The New York Attorney General office pushed back on Bitfinex's complaints about the cost of complying with the agency's demands for documents.

$500K, 60 Lawyers: Filing Reveals Costs of Bitfinex’s Fight With NY Regulators

| Nikhilesh De

Bitfinex has spent half a million dollars producing documents in its ongoing battle with the New York Attorney General's office, a new filing says.

Millions in Crypto Is Crossing the Russia-China Border Daily. There, Tether Is King

| Anna Baydakova

Tether has a real-world use case: Chinese importers of cheap goods in Russia use it to send millions home daily.

adam, back, blockstream

Tether Stablecoin Launches on Blockstream’s Liquid Sidechain

| Daniel Palmer

A new version of the widely used but controversial stablecoin tether is launching on Blockstream's Liquid Network.

justice, law, crime

Judge Punts on Decision in New York Case Against Bitfinex and Tether

| Nikhilesh De

A New York judge has delayed making a decision on whether Bitfinex and Tether need to turn over documents to the state Attorney General.

How US Investors Are Buying Bitfinex’s Blocked LEO Cryptocurrency

| Nikhilesh De

Bitfinex says it won't sell its LEO tokens to U.S. investors. But two such entities bought the asset via third parties.