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President Bukele calls the latest Bitcoin (BTC) protest in El Salvador a failure

CryptoSlate

El Salvador’s President Bukele responded to the weekend’s Bitcoin protest, calling it a failure while also downplaying the numbers involved. Ever since announcing a dual Bitcoin-dollar currency system, a segment of the population has voiced its opposition. Referring to President Read More

FinCEN Links More Than $5 Billion in Bitcoin Transactions to Ransomware – Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

FinCEN, the U.S. Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, linked more than $5 billion in bitcoin transactions to the most common ransomware variants out there. The organization stated in a report issued last week that the mean average total monthly suspicious amount Read More

Polkadot (DOT) founder announces $774 million development fund for DeFi

CryptoSlate

Following DOT’s rally last week, driven by the announcement of Polkadot’s highly-anticipated parachain auctions, Gavin Wood teased $774 million ready to be spent on innovative ideas. Polkadot, created by Wood, currently has 18,936,300 DOT in its treasury, which can, according Read More

NY Attorney General Targets 5 Crypto Companies: 2 Lending Platforms Ordered to Shut Down – Regulation Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

New York Attorney General Letitia James has ordered two cryptocurrency lending platforms to shut down and requested three other platforms to answer questions regarding their activities immediately. The letters to the companies published on the attorney general’s website indicate that Read More

Top Ten Crypto Market Capitalizations Shifted a Great Deal Since the Last Time BTC Hit $60K – Markets and Prices Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

The price of bitcoin recently jumped above the $60,000 per unit mark on October 15, and the leading crypto asset has not seen prices this high since mid-April six months ago. However, as far as the top digital assets are Read More

Mudrex launches DeFi mutual fund model for retail investors

CoinTelegraph

Cryptocurrency asset management firm Mudrex has announced the launch of its new Coin Sets investment vehicle. The new offering allows investors to diversify their asset portfolio across a range of high-performing decentralized finance, or DeFi, assets, as well as nonfungible Read More

ARPA Chain (ARPA), Bounce (AUCTION) and Perpetual Protocol (PERP) are launching on Coinbase Pro

Coinbase News

Starting Today, Monday October 18, transfer ARPA, AUCTION and PERP into your Coinbase Pro account ahead of trading. Support for ARPA, AUCTION and PERP will generally be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions with certain exceptions as indicated in each asset Read More