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  • Time to get smart about financial technology — and how to regulate the $10T market July 1, 2022 1:57 am The Business Observer - Florida by: Thomas P. Vartanian and William M. Isaac | Guest Columnists If you truly understand cryptocurrencies, stablecoins, Web3.0, NFTs, blockchain and the metaverse, you are in a select minority. Most of these terms have definitions that change based on who …
  • Cryptocurrency lending giants wanted to operate on the level of banks, but their... July 1, 2022 1:50 am TUKO.co.ke Cryptocurrency lending has run into trouble amid falling values and risky bets. Photo: JOE RAEDLE / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/Getty Images via AFP Source: AFP Starting with the lofty goal of competing with traditional banks, cryptocurrency lending …
  • Cryptocurrency Asset Firm Grayscale Sues SEC for Blocking Bitcoin ETF July 1, 2022 1:49 am Gadgets 360 A firm billing itself as the world's largest cryptocurrency asset manager has filed a legal challenge against US securities regulators after they denied an application to list a Bitcoin-focused fund on the stock exchange. Grayscale filed a petition …
  • Bitcoin’s big bet: Is crypto trading basically gambling? July 1, 2022 1:43 am Brisbane Times Davis, a member of the 2014 Financial System Inquiry panel, says in his submission that buying a cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin is “primarily (if not exclusively) a form of gambling/speculation”. He says when you’re buying Bitcoin, the chances are you’ …
  • 'Cryptoqueen' added to FBI's most wanted list July 1, 2022 1:42 am Washington Examiner The FBI added the "Cryptoqueen" to its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list for allegedly leading a scheme to defraud millions of people in a fake cryptocurrency scheme. JUDGE ORDERS RETRIAL IN WHITMER KIDNAPPING CASE Bulgarian Ruja Ignatova co-founded …
  • Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Fall Sharply: Analysts Fear 'Ugly Plunge' With BTC, ETH Testing $10K, $600 Levels July 1, 2022 1:38 am Benzinga Bitcoin traded below the psychologically important $20,000 mark Thursday evening as the global cryptocurrency market cap slid 4.1% to $859.3 billion at press time. Price Performance Of Major Coins Coin 24-hour 7-day Price Bitcoin BTC/USD -4.2% -8.7% $ …
  • Grayscale sues US regulator after its Bitcoin ETF is rejected July 1, 2022 1:36 am The Straits Times NEW YORK (AFP) - Grayscale, which said it managed the world's largest Bitcoin fund, said it would sue the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) after the regulator turned down its bid to convert the investment vehicle into an exchange-traded fund …
  • ASX Today: Market eyes rebound despite US losses July 1, 2022 1:34 am The Market Herald A new financial year looked set to open with a modest share market rebound despite pressure on commodity prices and a grim end to Wall Street’s worst first half since 1970. ASX futures bounced 12 points or 0.19 per cent as US stocks finished off overnight …
  • How Kim Jong-un uses crypto to hack through the pandemic July 1, 2022 1:28 am Financial Review Poor, isolated and heavily sanctioned, North Korea has long resorted to illicit activities to gin up badly needed cash. It has trafficked in weapons, illegal drugs and counterfeit US$100 bills. Its workers have dug tunnels for the Myanmar military and …
  • Desecrated corpse of failed electronics retailer Radioshack brought back from the dead as a shambling crypto-meme zombie July 1, 2022 1:28 am PC Gamer RadioShack, which you may remember as a retailer of consumer electronics endemic to strip malls of the '90s and early aughts, has relaunched with a corresponding cryptocurrency and positively nauseating Twitter account. It is the latest example of …
  • Major cryptocurrency exchange signs $1.4 million deal to help ICE track crypto trades July 1, 2022 1:27 am PC Gamer One of the big appeals of cryptocurrency is anonymity: Unlike actual money and conventional financial transactions, crypto is very difficult to track. Not everyone thinks that's a good thing, of course. In 2018, for instance, Bill Gates (opens in new …
  • European Union sets rules to tame ‘Wild West’ crypto market July 1, 2022 1:26 am The Sun Daily LONDON: The European Union (EU) has agreed on ground-breaking rules for regulating crypto assets, EU lawmakers said yesterday, as the rout in bitcoin piles pressure on authorities to rein in the sector. Globally, crypto assets are largely unregulated, with …
  • Societe Generale Counts on Fintech METACO to Grow Digital Asset Activities July 1, 2022 1:23 am Finance Magnates SG-FORCE, a subsidiary of Societe Generale (SG), a French multinational investment bank, has partnered with Switzerland-based fintech company, METACO, to ramp up its institutional digital assets market activities. Take Advantage of the Biggest Financial …
  • Hackers Lazarus steals cryptocurrency worth $100 million July 1, 2022 1:21 am The Dong-a Ilbo Lazarus, a group of hackers believed to be closely linked to North Korea, is suspected of having stolen virtual money worth 100 million dollars or 130 billion won, reported British blockchain forensics company Elliptic Enterprises on Wednesday (local time …
  • Crypto Hedge Fund Headquartered in BVI Ordered by Court to Liquidate July 1, 2022 1:18 am The Virgin Island Consortium Three Arrows Capital Limited, recently relocated from Singapore to the British Virgin Islands, was recently ordered by the Commercial Division of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court to liquidate, after creditors sued the cryptocurrency hedge fund for …
  • Hillicon Valley — Labor union backs Microsoft-Activision merger July 1, 2022 1:17 am The Hill The Communications Workers of America sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission offering support for Microsoft’s bid to buy gaming company Activision Blizzard. Meanwhile, the Department of Health and Human Services released guidance on patient privacy …
  • Korean Crypto Scene Still Shooting For The Moon In The Post-Terra Era July 1, 2022 1:13 am Forbes SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Artificial Full Moons Send Message Of Hope Ahead Of Chuseok Holiday (Photo by ... [+] Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images) Getty Images South Korea has long been viewed as one of the bellwethers of the global cryptocurrency community. …
  • Boom In Tech Support Fraud Targets Older Adults July 1, 2022 1:13 am Forbes By Jaya Padmanabhan, Next Avenue AFP via Getty Images On a busy day last year, 61-year-old Neil (not his real name) got a call from a man who called himself "John" and said he was from Apple AAPL Tech Support. He claimed to have received a report …
  • This Week In Credit Card News: Inflation Leads To Record Number Of New Accounts, More Overdraft Fees July 1, 2022 1:12 am Forbes To Cope with Record Inflation, Americans Have Opened Up a Record Number of Credit Cards As Americans grapple with the highest inflation in 40 years, the number of new credit cards have surged as more Americans rely on them to keep up with high prices. …
  • BTC On-Chain Analysis: Exchange Withdrawals Reach ATH – ‘Not Your Keys, Not Your Coins’ July 1, 2022 1:12 am BeInCrypto The last days of June set the all-time low (ATL) for the Exchange Net Position Change ratio. This means that investors are withdrawing their BTC from cryptocurrency exchanges at the highest levels ever. Bitcoin withdrawals from exchanges are dictated by …
  • Litecoin (LTC) Returns to $50 After Rejection From Resistance July 1, 2022 1:12 am BeInCrypto Litecoin (LTC) is at risk of breaking down from a short-term consolidation pattern, something which could take it towards its June lows at $43. LTC has been falling underneath a descending resistance line since March 30. The decrease accelerated once the …
  • Neobanks Set to Prevent Crypto Exchanges From Entering Their Territory by Launching Crypto Products July 1, 2022 1:12 am BeInCrypto The showdown between neobanks and cryptocurrency exchanges will be fierce, as a large number of banks are looking to dabble in cryptocurrency offerings. In return, the exchanges have begun offering the traditional banking services of lending and borrowing …
  • Celsius Exploring Solutions for Liquidity Crisis July 1, 2022 1:08 am Crypto Briefing Key Takeaways Celsius has announced that it is exploring plans to help it regain solvency amidst its ongoing liquidity crisis. Celsius says that it is exploring strategic transactions, liability restructuring, and other courses of action. The company …
  • The Cooter King Project Set To Release Its NFT Collection July 1, 2022 1:05 am MENAFN (MENAFN- GetNews) Innovative crypto ecosystem, Cooter King, announces plans to release an NFT collection as part of the project to support wildlife conversation The team behind Cooter King, a groundbreaking project created to help support wildlife …
  • Every 48 minutes, a car is stolen in Portland. Scammers are trying to cash in July 1, 2022 1:04 am KGW 8 - Oregon Scammers use social media to prey on people who’ve had their cars stolen. Don't pay, because volunteers are willing to help for free. PORTLAND, Ore. — More than 10,000 people had their cars stolen in Portland last year. On average, a vehicle is ripped …
  • Investors Should Be Diversifying with Commodity ETFs July 1, 2022 12:58 am ETF Trends We can no longer ignore the commodities asset class in the current environment, so investors should carefully consider relevant commodity strategies to access this crucial area of the market. In the upcoming webcast, Inflation, War, and Supply Chain Shock: …
  • Permit denied: NY regulators say cryptomining operation in the Finger Lakes violates climate law July 1, 2022 12:52 am Gothamist - New York The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has denied the permit renewal for Greenidge Generation, a natural-gas-fired plant in the Finger Lakes that has been powering its own energy-intensive cryptocurrency mining operation for nearly two …
  • North Korea's Lazarus Group Suspected of $100m Harmony Hack July 1, 2022 12:51 am Infosecurity Magazine Blockchain analytics company Elliptic suggested North Korea’s Lazarus Group may be behind last week’s $100m theft from cryptocurrency firm Harmony. In an advisory released on Wednesday, the security experts confirmed Harmony’s initial claims that the funds …
  • Mara Set to Launch Cryptocurrency Wallet to Manage Finances  July 1, 2022 12:50 am This Day Mara, a pan-African company that offers suite of crypto products, has announced the pre-launch of the Mara Wallet, a portal to the crypto economy. The product is focused on helping people begin their journey towards conveniently managing their crypto- …
  • The Sandbox (SAND) Falls to Support After 30% Drop in Three Days July 1, 2022 12:48 am BeInCrypto The Sandbox (SAND) is struggling to sustain the upward movement that began on June 18. It has nearly returned to its June lows. SAND has been falling since reaching an all-time high price of $8.48 on Nov. 25, 2021. The downward movement continued until …
  • IRS Likely to Delay Crypto Exchange Reporting July 1, 2022 12:48 am BeInCrypto The Biden administration seems poised to delay when it expects cryptocurrency brokers and exchanges to start reporting on their clients’ trading. The U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service will likely be pushing back a January date from …
  • How NFT Innovation in Gameplay Will Turn the Crypto Season Around July 1, 2022 12:48 am BeInCrypto DRepublic, creators of upcoming blockchain MMORPG Cradles: Origin of Species, discuss how the bear market’s turnaround will rely on true blockchain innovations as speculative hype flounders against a broadly negative market outlook for the crypto industry. …
  • Khaby Lame, of TikTok fame, is Now Binance Brand Ambassador July 1, 2022 12:48 am BeInCrypto Khaby Lame is the most followed human on TikTok. He has partnered with Binance to evangelize crypto life. Binance has an interesting new collab: Khaby Lame, an Italian creator who has a totally wild following on TikTok, is now their global brand ambassador …
  • Bitcoin just had its worst month on record July 1, 2022 12:37 am CNBC Bitcoin just finished its worst month on record, losing more than 38% of its value in June, as of Thursday afternoon. Ether, the world's second-biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, ended the same period down by about 47%. Though weakness in …
  • EU agrees on landmark regulation to clean up crypto 'Wild West' July 1, 2022 12:37 am CNBC Bitcoin is a volatile asset, and has been known to swing more than 10% higher or lower in a single day. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto | Getty Images EU officials on Thursday secured an agreement on what is likely to be the first major regulatory framework for …
  • The crypto collapse shows the Fed’s job is ‘almost complete’ against inflation, Jim Cramer says July 1, 2022 12:37 am CNBC CNBC's Jim Cramer on Thursday said that the rapid slide in the cryptocurrency market shows that the Federal Reserve is making progress in its arduous struggle to tamp down inflation. "There is one front in the war on inflation that's been an …
  • The market's worst first half in 50 years has all come down to one thing July 1, 2022 12:36 am CNBC Traders on the floor of the NYSE, June 13, 2022. Source: NYSE A multitude of factors conspired to generate the stock market's worst first-half since 1970, but they all emanated from one word: inflation. The cost of living started the year running at …
  • Winklevoss Twins Team Up With Peter Thiel To Support Arizona Senate Candidate Blake Masters July 1, 2022 12:35 am Forbes The Winklevoss twins are two of at least four billionaires who have donated to a super PAC supporting Arizona GOP Senate hopeful Blake Masters. Michael Prince for Forbes Peter Thiel isn’t the only billionaire supporting Arizona Senate hopeful Blake Masters …
  • RBI guv calls crypto a ‘clear danger’; Lenskart acquires Japan’s Owndays in $400M deal July 1, 2022 12:34 am Economic Times It’s no secret that the RBI despises crypto. However, the central bank saved its harshest comments yet on the digital asset class for its 25th Financial Stability Report, which it released earlier today. In it, RBI governor Shaktikanta Das said …
  • News Analysis: Mixed signals for U.S. economy July 1, 2022 12:33 am Xinhua Net by Matthew Rusling WASHINGTON, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. economy is showing mixed signals as the country recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic. Some economists contend the economy is in good shape while others warn of impending gloom and doom. Since the …
  • Nearly 60% of Saudi, UAE businesses lack ESG framework, survey shows July 1, 2022 12:21 am Arab News RIYADH: Europe prepares to lead the world in regulating the cryptocurrency industry at a time when prices have plunged, wiping out fortunes, fueling skepticism and sparking calls for tighter scrutiny. The EU took a first step late Wednesday by agreeing on …
  • South Korean Bankruptcy Court Warns of Coming Surge in Crypto-related Cases July 1, 2022 12:13 am Cryptonews Source: AdobeStock / Patrick Ryan  South Korean courts are bracing for a wave of crypto-related bankruptcies – and have created a “working rule” that will help them deal with cases involving individuals who have fallen foul of crypto investments gone …
  • BlockFi CEO denies $25M sale price as FTX reportedly nears deal for crypto lender July 1, 2022 12:06 am New York Post BlockFi’s boss denied a report Thursday that FTX was close to buying his embattled cryptocurrency lender for just $25 million during ongoing “crypto winter” conditions and plunging bitcoin prices that have rattled investors. BlockFi CEO Zac Prince spoke …
  • Grayscale Investments Sues SEC Over Bitcoin ETF Denial July 1, 2022 12:02 am Bitcoinist In response to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s denial of a request to convert its Bitcoin trust into an exchange-traded fund, Grayscale Investments, the largest manager of digital currency assets globally, has filed a lawsuit against the SEC …
  • Is Coinbase Losing Its Edge? Nano Bitcoin Futures Sees Low Interest July 1, 2022 12:02 am Bitcoinist Coinbase is easily one of the most recognizable names in the crypto space and has had many successes when it comes to its products. It also became the first crypto company to go public and continues to trade on the open market. However, as the crypto bear …
  • Why Bitcoin Cash And Ethereum Classic Were Obliterated In June June 30, 2022 11:58 pm Benzinga It's no secret several popular altcoins, including Bitcoin Cash BCH/USD and Ethereum Classic ETC/USD, have experienced marked weakness throughout the month of June. Crypto has traded lower in June in tandem with major U.S. indices, which are …
  • How the Conservative leadership campaign is pushing the party further to the right June 30, 2022 11:53 pm Ricochet The Conservative Party will soon assemble again for a leadership convention, after Erin O’Toole was ousted for not being Conservative enough. Those standing for election to be the next leader are a rogues’ gallery of people who each express their …
  • Stratis (STRAX) Soars 200% From June Low On Sky Dream Mall Launch June 30, 2022 11:51 pm The GWW Originally posted here. By: Saeed Hassan Overview After the news of the launch of the Sky Dream Mall metaverse and Stratis GBP stablecoin, the price of STRAX increased by 200% from its low of $0.365 on June 15 to its high of $1.20 on June 29, according to …
  • Why Rich Dad, Poor Dad Author Will Wait For Bitcoin To Drop To $1,100 Before Buying More June 30, 2022 11:51 pm The GWW Originally posted here. By: Reynaldo Marquez Overview Best-selling author Robert Kiyosaki offered his followers a “Rich dad lesson” on Bitcoin. Via his official Twitter account, the writer made a distinction between “winners” and “losers” in the crypto …
  • VeChain At Risk Of Further Losses? VET Price Drops 30% In Downtrend June 30, 2022 11:51 pm The GWW Originally posted here. By: Reynaldo Marquez Overview The crypto market continues on its downtrend, and VeChain (VET) follows after expiring some relief over the last weekend. The cryptocurrency recently breached a major level of support and seems poised …
  • Decline In Ethereum Futures On CME Suggests Institutional Investors Are Still Bearish June 30, 2022 11:51 pm The GWW Originally posted here. By: Best Owie Overview Institutional investors have been bearish toward Ethereum for a while now. There have been outflows rocking the digital asset until it ended its 11-week streak with inflows for last week. However, this does …
  • U.S. CFTC charges South African company with record $1.7 billion bitcoin fraud June 30, 2022 11:46 pm Saltwire By Pete Schroeder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. commodities regulator announced on Thursday it had filed civil charges against a South African man and his company for operating a fradulent commodity pool worth over $1.7 billion in bitcoin. The Commodity …
  • New York denies permit for fossil fuel-burning crypto mining operation June 30, 2022 11:43 pm New York Daily News ALBANY — New York officials denied a renewal permit Thursday for a controversial upstate crypto mining operation. The Department of Environmental Conservation said the fossil-fuel-burning Finger Lakes facility failed to show it could operate in line with …
  • FBI searching for "CryptoQueen" Ruja Ignatova June 30, 2022 11:40 pm CBS New York NEW YORK -- There's a new name of the FBI's most wanted list. They're looking for Ruja Ignatova, who federal investigators are calling the "CryptoQueen." She's accused of founding a fake cryptocurrency called OneCoin. Federal …
  • U.S. CFTC charges South African company with record $1.7 bln bitcoin fraud June 30, 2022 11:40 pm Reuters 1/2 Signage is seen outside of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in Washington, D.C., U.S., August 30, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Read More Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 30 (Reuters …
  • Jeff Neumeister On Empowering Businesses To Make Informed Financial Decisions June 30, 2022 11:37 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) Beverly Hills , June 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Forensic accounting expert Jeff Neumeister talks about providing value and insights to clients through a forward-thinking, numbers-focused approach. Listen to the full …
  • Coinagenda Announces First Round Of Speakers For Ninth Annual Las Vegas And Sixth Annual Puerto Rico Web3, Blockchain And Crypto Conferences June 30, 2022 11:37 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) Las Vegas, June 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CoinAgenda ( ), the premier global conference series connecting blockchain and cryptocurrency investors with startups since 2014, and BitAngels, the leading network of bitcoin …
  • Bug Bounty Radar // The latest bug bounty programs for July 2022 June 30, 2022 11:35 pm The Daily Swig New web targets for the discerning hacker Bounty hunting remains a popular business, with a report this month revealing that the vast majority of ethical hackers would like to do more. The survey, from Belgian bug bounty platform Intigriti, found that 96% …
  • FTX reportedly close to finalizing deal to acquire crypto lender BlockFi for $25M June 30, 2022 11:30 pm SiliconANGLE Cryptocurrency exchange FTX Digital Markets Ltd. is reportedly close to finalizing a deal to acquire crypto lender BlockFi Lending LLC for only $25 million. CNBC reports that FTX is close to finalizing a term sheet for the deal that is expected to be …
  • Del. State Police Issue Warnings About Crypto-Scams June 30, 2022 11:28 pm WGMD - Delaware The spread of cryptocurrency has also led to more scams, according to Delaware State Police. Police said Thursday that they are seeing an increase in scams involving the use of crypto ATM machines and fraudulent Q.R. codes. People are being leveraged to …
  • Today’s Supreme Court decision was about a lot more than climate change June 30, 2022 11:23 pm Marketplace This morning, the Supreme Court issued a ruling limiting the Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to create emissions caps for power plants. The case, West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency, has implications not only for climate change …
  • N.Korea May Be Behind New $100 Mln Cryptocurrency Hack, Experts Say | Business News June 30, 2022 11:23 pm Ghana MMA North Korean hackers are most likely behind an attack last week that stole as much as $100 million in cryptocurrency from a U.S. company, three digital investigative firms have concluded. The cryptoassets were stolen on June 23 from Horizon Bridge, a …
  • New York state denies air permit to bitcoin mining plant on Seneca Lake June 30, 2022 11:18 pm NBC News A controversial bitcoin mining operation on the largest of central New York's Finger Lakes does not meet the requirements of state climate laws, New York’s Department of Environmental Conservation ruled Thursday, denying an air permit request the …
  • ‘Cryptoqueen’ Ruja Ignatova has been added to FBI’s 10 most wanted list June 30, 2022 11:13 pm New York Post This “Cryptoqueen” is now a crown jewel on the FBI’s most wanted list. Ruja Ignatova, who is accused of defrauding investors of more than $4 billion, was added to the federal bureau’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitive list, the law enforcement agency announced …
  • The Other Americans: El Salvador’s Bitcoin House of Cards Falls June 30, 2022 11:12 pm The Progressive Magazine Bitcoin, the best-known of the world’s virtual currencies, has collapsed, losing trillions of dollars in the process along with all of the other cryptocurrencies. This has created massive losses for the nation of El Salvador, which in 2021 became the first …
  • North Korea Behind $100M Harmony Theft, Say Researchers June 30, 2022 11:12 pm Bank Information Security Hack and Money Laundering Similar to Ronin Bridge Linked to Pyongyang David Perera (@daveperera) • June 30, 2022     An artist's representation of the Horizon bridge (Source: Harmony) Hackers tied to cryptocurrency-hungry North Korea are likely …
  • This crypto lender to face hundreds of millions in losses due exposure in 3AC, Babel Finance. Know more June 30, 2022 11:02 pm Livemint According to CoinDesk, people familiar with the matter stated that the losses at Genesis relate in part to exposure to over-leveraged hedge fund Three Arrows Capital (3AC) and Hong Kong-based crypto lender Babel Finance and are on the order of “a few …
  • Bitcoin struggles to breathe over $19k as markets bleed. How steep is the trouble of this crypto June 30, 2022 11:02 pm Livemint 3AC is the new casualty of the crypto market crash following the infamous collapse of Terra sisters UST and Luna that wiped out investors' wealth to zero levels. This has affected investors' confidence in the digital currency market. As per …
  • Stuart man, two others charged in $100 million cryptocurrency fraud June 30, 2022 11:01 pm WPTV 5 - Florida STUART, Fla.  — One Stuart man and two others have been indicted by a South Florida federal grand jury in connection with a global cryptocurrency-based fraud, authorities said Thursday. Joshua David Nicholas, 28, of Stuart, Emerson Pires, 33, and Flavio …
  • FTX Reportedly Close to Buying BlockFi June 30, 2022 10:54 pm The Street Cryptocurrency exchange FTX is reportedly about to purchase Blockfi for $25 million, according to news reports, but the chief executive of the troubled fintech disputed the figure.  The term sheet is almost over the finish line and expected to be signed by …
  • Who Is the Mystery Crypto Queen on the Run After an Alleged Scam? June 30, 2022 10:54 pm The Street Some are arguing that we are in the midst of a crash that cryptocurrency won't be able emerge from. Bitcoin price fell 40% in the last month while more and more smaller currencies that emerged during the hype are being identified as scams. One of the …
  • New York denies air permit to Bitcoin mining power plant June 30, 2022 10:49 pm The Verge Bitcoin miners in New York state faced a regulatory blow today as the state denied air permits for a gas-fired power plant used to mine Bitcoin. It’s the latest step that New York has taken to crack down on crypto mining as it tries to meet its goals on …
  • DEC’s Seggos on denial of air permit for Greenidge Generation June 30, 2022 10:43 pm Spectrum News - New York After multiple delays, the state Department of Environmental Conservation today denied a highly anticipated air permit renewal to the Greenidge Generation, a crypto mining facility in the town of Dresden on Seneca Lake. According to DEC Commissioner Basil …
  • New York officials rule against bitcoin-mining power plant June 30, 2022 10:40 pm Quad-City Times - Iowa AP ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State officials denied required air permit renewals Thursday to a bitcoin-mining power plant in the Finger Lakes that environmentalists called a threat to New York’s climate goals. In rejecting the renewals, the state Department of …
  • One Of The Most Famous Shopping Cities In The World Could Be Headed To The Metaverse: Inside The Latest Trademark Filing June 30, 2022 10:39 pm Benzinga Famous for high-end shopping and being the home to celebrities in the U.S., one city could have plans to grow its presence in the metaverse soon. What Happened: The city of Beverly Hills recently filed trademark applications for its name in several areas, …
  • FBI To Add 'Crypto Queen' Ruja Ignatova To Top 10 Most Wanted List June 30, 2022 10:39 pm Benzinga The Federal Bureau of Investigation is adding Ruja Ignatova — the woman known as the “Crypto Queen” — to its list of 10 most wanted fugitives. What Happened: There will be a press conference today at 11 a.m. at 26 Federal Plaza to announce the addition of …
  • Intel ships crypto-mining ASIC at the worst possible time June 30, 2022 10:38 pm The Register Comment Intel has begun shipping its cryptocurrency-mining "Blockscale" ASIC slightly ahead of schedule, and the timing could not be more unfortunate as digital currency values continue to plummet. Raja Koduri, the head of Intel's Accelerated …
  • Why Bitcoin, Ethereum And Dogecoin Have Been Getting Hammered In June June 30, 2022 10:35 pm Benzinga Several popular cryptocurrencies, including apex crypto Bitcoin BTC/USD, second-largest market cap crypto Ethereum ETH/USD and meme crypto Dogecoin DOGE/USD have experienced marked weakness in recent sessions. Crypto has traded lower in recent …
  • 'Cryptoqueen' Lands a Spot On the FBI's Most Wanted List June 30, 2022 10:25 pm Gizmodo Ruja Ignatova, the once-founder of OneCoin, is now on the FBI’s top 10 most wanted.Screenshot: FBI Video Ruja Ignatova, who in the past dubbed herself the “Cryptoqueen,” is now sitting with a fancy crown in a new royal court: the FBI’s top 10 most wanted. …
  • Cryptocurrency CEO Used Social Media to Steal $1.7B of Bitcoin: Officials June 30, 2022 10:25 pm Newsweek The head of a cryptocurrency firm was recently accused of defrauding dozens of individuals out of over $1.7 billion worth of Bitcoin, officials announced on Thursday. In a press release, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced that they …
  • EMEA Daily: Coinbase Furthers European Expansion; CryptoRefills Adds EUROC Support June 30, 2022 10:24 pm PYMNTS.com In today’s EMEA news, UK Finance released its latest fraud report and highlighted the rise of authorized push payment fraud, London-based buy now, pay later (BNPL) provider Zilch has raised $160 million in its Series C funding round and more. Coinbase …
  • Bank of America Has Lost Half of Its Active Crypto Users June 30, 2022 10:24 pm PYMNTS.com The number of active cryptocurrency users at Bank of America has been cut in half due to the prolonged rout in the market, Bloomberg wrote Thursday (June 30). As of May, Bank of America had under 500,000 crypto users. In November of last year, it had over …
  • Canadian authorities issue warning against Bermuda insurer June 30, 2022 10:18 pm The Royal Gazette Updated: Jun 30, 2022 06:15 PM The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario is warning consumers to refrain from using Relm Insurance Limited in Bermuda to obtain insurance. Relm reinsured the US’s first cryptocurrency insurance product for …
  • Hochul administration moves to shut gas powered cryptocurrency plant June 30, 2022 10:16 pm Politico Hochul faced political pressure to deny the permit, but delayed it until after Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary that she convincingly won. She is also being pushed to sign a measure to put a moratorium on any other new fossil powered cryptocurrency mining …
  • Universities Slowly Adopt Cryptocurrencies for Transactions June 30, 2022 10:13 pm Government Technology Despite market volatility and a recent decline in value, interest in investing in cryptocurrency remains on the rise, with 87 percent of parents saving for their children’s college expenses saying they have invested in a crypto, according to a recent …
  • Republican gubernatorial candidate knocks Dem group for meddling in GOP primary June 30, 2022 10:10 pm Fox News Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Republican gubernatorial candidate Kelly Schulz is criticizing the Democratic Governors Association for promoting her top rival …
  • Grayscale bid for spot Bitcoin ETF rejected by SEC June 30, 2022 10:10 pm Fox News Domain Money founder and CEO Adam Dell weighs in, arguing that while crypto returns 'can be spectacular, there is risk associated with that.' Grayscale Investments is pushing back against the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission after the …
  • FBI adds ‘Cryptoqueen’ to Ten Most Wanted list June 30, 2022 10:10 pm Fox News Domain Money founder and CEO Adam Dell weighs in, arguing that while crypto returns 'can be spectacular, there is risk associated with that.' Ruja Ignatova, a Bulgarian woman dubbed the "cryptoqueen," has been added to the FBI’s Ten Most …
  • Israel Adesanya ‘doesn’t think’ Pereira will deserve title shot with UFC 276 win over Strickland but is eyeing trilogy June 30, 2022 10:06 pm The Scottish Sun ISRAEL ADESANYA "doesn't think" former foe Alex Pereira will be deserving of a title shot if he gets past Sean Strickland this weekend. Former Glory double champ Pereira can catapult himself into title contention early on Sunday morning with …
  • World Blockchain Summit (WBS) Returns To Singapore With An In-Person Event June 30, 2022 10:02 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- ACN NewsWire) Singapore, June 30, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Presented by Sedition the 20th edition of #WorldBlockchainSummit is a platform to meet, network and learn from more than 700 of the world's leading crypto and blockchain influencers, …
  • Crypto Corner Podcast 860: Stocks Discussed: (Nasdaqcm: MIGI) (CSE: BIGG) (NYSE: BTCM) June 30, 2022 10:02 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- Investor Ideas) --> Crypto Corner Podcast 860: Stocks discussed: (NasdaqCM: MIGI) (CSE: BIGG) (NYSE: BTCM) Mawson Provides Update, Netcoins Launches Four New Coins, and BIT Mining Announces Business Spin-Off at Ohio Mining Site   Vancouver, …
  • 2022 set to break records for ransomware detections following 'massive explosion' in Q1 - WatchGuard June 30, 2022 10:01 pm CRN The number of ransomware detections in the first quarter of 2022 was double that of the total volume recorded during the whole of the previous year, according to new research from cybersecurity vendor WatchGuard. The latest quarterly Internet Security …
  • Radio Shack reviving, rebranding into cryptocurrency platform June 30, 2022 10:01 pm My San Antonio - Texas Radio Shack has a new social media strategy, and you may want to brace yourself. The company's new voice on social media comes on the heels of Radio Shack's shift from the electronics retailer many of us grew to love to a cryptocurrency platform. 
  • Best Online Casinos for Real Money: Top 10 Online Casino Sites With High Payouts & Bonuses June 30, 2022 10:00 pm The Daily Collegian - Pennyslvania The best online casinos are exciting, they feature top-quality games, and offer easy-earn bonuses you can benefit from. Finding them among so many options is the only issue at hand. That said, our team of experts has gathered the best online casino sites …
  • FTX on the verge of purchasing BlockFi in $25M fire sale: Report June 30, 2022 9:58 pm Coin Telegraph Cryptocurrency exchange FTX is close to purchasing digital asset lender BlockFi's remaining assets for $25 million, according to CNBC. According to sources close to the matter, BlockFi's equity investors were wiped out and are now writing their …
  • 'Cryptoqueen' Ruja Ignatova makes FBI's Ten Most Wanted list June 30, 2022 9:58 pm Coin Telegraph “Crypto” is often used as an honorific inside the community. United States Securities and Exchange Commission member Hester Peirce is called Crypto Mom for her steadfast support for digital assets, and Time magazine crowned Vitalik Buterin the Prince of …
  • Analysts identify 3 critical flaws that brought DeFi down June 30, 2022 9:58 pm Coin Telegraph The cryptocurrency market has had a rough go this year and the collapse of multiple projects and funds sparked a contagion effect that has affected just about everyone in the space.  The dust has yet to settle, but a steady flow of details is allowing …
  • US lawmakers say crypto industry has a 'tech bro' problem hurting innovation June 30, 2022 9:58 pm Coin Telegraph According to some United States lawmakers in the House Financial Services Committee, the lack of diversity in the financial technology space could be hurting many companies’ bottom lines. In a Thursday virtual hearing on “Combatting Tech Bro Culture,” U.S. …
  • PIMCO Chief Warns About Potential US Recession, ‘Significant Growth Slowdown’ June 30, 2022 9:49 pm The Epoch Times Andrew Balls from investment firm PIMCO has warned about the possibility of a recession in the United States, with Europe likely to face a similar situation. The chance of America slipping into a recession over the next 12 months is “probably more likely …
  • Bitcoin falls below $19,000, further shaking crypto markets June 30, 2022 9:38 pm Reuters Representation of cryptocurrency bitcoin is seen in this illustration taken November 29, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 30 (Reuters) - Bitcoin dropped 6.1% to $18,866.77 at …