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1908 photograph of a vault door (Cleveland Trust Co., modified by CoinDesk)
MakerDAO Approves Deployment of $100M USDC on DeFi Protocol Yearn Finance
The decision opens the way for MakerDAO to earn an estimated 2% annual yield on USDC stablecoin deposits.
1908 photograph of a vault door (Cleveland Trust Co., modified by CoinDesk)

Jeremy Allaire, CEO of peer-to-peer payment company Circle. (Davos 2023, CoinDesk TV)
Circle CEO: US Stablecoin Legislation Is ‘Lowest-Hanging Fruit’
Jeremy Allaire believes Congress will concentrate on stablecoin regulation because of its straightforward nature and significant growth potential.
Jeremy Allaire, CEO of peer-to-peer payment company Circle. (Davos 2023, CoinDesk TV)

CDCROP: Japanese flag (Shutterstock)
Japan Plans to Allow Local Listing of 'Foreign' Stablecoins Such as USDT and USDC: Nikkei
The Financial Services Agency is seeking feedback on new stablecoin regulations set to take effect in 2023.
CDCROP: Japanese flag (Shutterstock)

CZ Meets Italy - Blockchain Week Rome (Antonio Masiello/Getty Images)
Binance Founder ‘CZ’ Insists We Can Trust His Crypto Exchange – but Can We?
After the arrest of FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried, some users fear that exchange behemoth Binance will be the next crypto domino to fall.
CZ Meets Italy - Blockchain Week Rome (Antonio Masiello/Getty Images)

Coinbase  (Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)
Crypto Exchange Coinbase Asks Users to Switch USDT for USDC
Coinbase highlights questions about Tether reserves in campaign to get users over to USDC
Coinbase  (Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)

Director de Estrategia de Circle, Dante Disparte (izquierda), y director ejecutivo, Jeremy Allaire. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
Circle, emisor de stablecoin, cancela sus planes para cotizar en la bolsa
La empresa había anunciado sus planes en julio de 2021.
Director de Estrategia de Circle, Dante Disparte (izquierda), y director ejecutivo, Jeremy Allaire. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

Markets Daily Podcast Cover
Crypto Update | The FTX Collapse Looks an Awful Lot Like Enron
With bitcoin continuing to trade sideways above its $16,000 support level, plus a look at the similarities of FTX and other infamous fraudsters, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with its latest news roundup.
Markets Daily Podcast Cover

CDCROP: Binance Logo (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Confusion Abounds As Binance and OKX Suspend Support for USDC, USDT on Solana, Then Backpedal
Binance subsequently resumed deposits for Tether's USDT on Solana, while OKX reworded an original statement saying it delisted the tokens.
CDCROP: Binance Logo (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire is part of the consortium behind USDC (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
USDC Stablecoin Issuer Circle Says Businesses Can Accept Apple Pay
The addition will help crypto businesses by making it easier to take payments, the company said.
CDCROP: Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire is part of the consortium behind USDC (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

Curve's 3pool (Source: Curve.fi)
Tether Dominates Curve's 3pool Liquidity With DAI, USDC Accounting for Just 15%
Tether accounts for 85% of the total liquidity in Curve's 3pool. While the stablecoin is seeing some volatility, the price remains firmly near the 1:1 U.S. dollar peg,
Curve's 3pool (Source: Curve.fi)