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Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency created in 2008. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central control by any authority or any central bank. The bitcoin transactions and the issuing of new bitcoins is managed by the community network. Bitcoin is the biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization and accounts for almost 60% of the total cryptocurrencies capitalization.

Lowest Cost Bitcoin-Linked ETF to Launch on November 16: VanEck Bitcoin Strategy ETF (XBTF)

VanEck Bitcoin Strategy ETF (XBTF)

Developed by ETF and crypto innovators, VanEck structured XBTF as a C-Corporation aimed at tax efficiency for long-term investors and fairly priced

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SEC Rejected the VanEck Spot Bitcoin ETF

SEC Securities and Exchange Commission VANECK

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rejected the VanEck spot Bitcoin ETF (VanEck Bitcoin Trust) as the company failed to show it is consistent with rules

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AMC begins accepting Cryptocurrencies

AMC Entertainment

Adam Aron, the chief executive of AMC Entertainment (AMC) announced in a tweet that his company accepts officially Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), Ethereum (ETH), and Bitcoin Cash

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Coinbase (COIN) Becomes the Official Crypto Platform of the NBA

COINBASE NBA

Coinbase Global, Inc. (Coinbase) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced a multi-year partnership that makes Coinbase the exclusive cryptocurrency platform partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and USA Basketball.

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CFTC Orders Tether and Bitfinex to Pay Fines Totaling $42.5 Million

Tether

Tether to Pay $41 million Over Claims that Tether Stablecoin was Fully Backed by US Dollars. Bitfitnex to Pay $1.5 Million for Illegal Transactions While Operating Bitfinex Cryptocurrency Trading Platform and Violation of Prior CFTC Order

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Bitwage raises $1.5mm in 55 hours in recent funding round

Bitwage – the leading provider of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payroll, invoicing, and benefits – announced this week that they closed $1.5MM in a funding round with online investment platform, BnkToTheFuture. The round oversubscribed to 125% of the company’s target

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CFTC Imposes A $1.25 Million Penalty against Kraken for Offering Illegal Off-Exchange Digital Asset Trading and Failing to Register as Required

CFTC The Commodity Futures Trading Commission fraud Futures and Options pooled futures

CFTC issued an order filing and settling charges against respondent Payward Ventures, Inc. d/b/a Kraken (Kraken) for illegally offering margined retail commodity transactions in digital assets, including Bitcoin, and failing to register as a futures commission merchant (FCM)

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Currency.com reports 130% client growth in 1H 2021

Currency com reports 130% client growth in 1H

Currency.com Trading volumes soar by 197% on the fast-growing European crypto platform affirming rising levels of crypto adoption among global investors

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Now get your paycheck deposited into Coinbase

Now get your paycheck deposited into Coinbase

Over the next few weeks, we’re rolling out the ability for customers in the US to deposit their paycheck into Coinbase to more easily make regular crypto trades, spend on Coinbase Card, earn crypto rewards

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The9 Limited, Polygon, and Protocol Labs Announced Ecosystem Collaboration on NFTSTAR and GameFi Play-to-earn Projects

The9

The9 Limited (NCTY), an established internet company, Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform, and Protocol Labs, Inc. a major contributor of open-source projects including InterPlanetary File System, or IPFS, and Filecoin, today announced that they are forming an ecosystem collaboration on The9's Non-Fungible Token (NFT) platform NFTSTAR and GameFi Play-to-Earn projects.

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