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CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Infura hits back, Nexo leaves US, SBF tries to avoid Congress

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Infura co-founder: MetaMask IP collection backlash is blown out of proportion ConsenSys’ MetaMask has been criticized for changing its privacy policy to notify users that it will track IP addresses upon sending transactions. The move is seen as a threat Read More

Gemini formed an ad hoc committee to advocate for a solution for Earn users amid suspension of withdrawals

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In order to resolve the ongoing issues and redeem funds for its earn users, Gemini has formed an ad hoc committee with other creditors. Earn Update: On Saturday (December 3, 2022), Gemini formed an ad hoc committee with other creditors Read More

KuCoin announces third-party PoR verification procedures

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KuCoin announce engagment with the international audit, tax, and advisory firm, the Mazars Group 1 min read Updated: December 5, 2022 at 9:41 am Cover art/illustration via CryptoSlate KuCoin, the cryptocurrency exchange recently interviewed on the SlateCast, have announced that Read More

Research: Coinbase Premium Index goes green for the first time since FTX collapse

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The Coinbase Premium Index indicator has turned green for the first time since the FTX collapse signaling a change toward bullish sentiment. Cover art/illustration via CryptoSlate According to the on-chain data and analytics provider, CryptoQuant, the Coinbase Premium Index has Read More

Is BTSE a sleeping giant in the crypto exchange space? w/ CEO Henry Liu – SlateCast #39

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The need for better internal infrastructure in crypto exchanges is more apparent than ever, BTSE’s combined order book and B2B exchange services offers a fresh look 31 min watch Updated: December 3, 2022 at 3:10 pm [embedded content] In this Read More

CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Bitcoin falls 1.4% after US payroll data, FTX Japan works to offer liquidity

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The biggest news in the crypto-verse for Dec. 2 includes Bitcoin’s negative 1.4% reaction to the U.S. payroll data, FTX Japan’s efforts to bring liquidity back, and Binance’s $3 million freezing as a precaution after the Ankr protocol got exploited. Read More

OpenSea’s Ethereum gas usage has declined to almost zero

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OpenSea’s Ethereum NFTs trading volume has declined for five consecutive months, according to dune analytics data. Cover art/illustration via CryptoSlate CryptoSlate’s analysis of gas consumption on the Ethereum (ETH) network based on transactions interacting with non-fungible tokens contracts showed that Read More

CBDCs: India’s digital rupee falls flat as low volumes blight trial run

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Several Indian news outlets have reported on the lack of interest in the digital rupee. The Hindu Business said it offers no discernible difference with “internet-based banking that users were already satisfied with.” Early reports reveal low trade volumes, forcing Read More

Research: Analysis of crypto transaction fees suggests exchanges prefer to move in Bitcoin

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Crypto exchanges can earn revenue through various means, including lending to margin traders, liquidation fees, and on/off ramping charges. However, the core revenue generator remains taking a fee on transactions. There are multiple types of transactions and, therefore, many types Read More

CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: November closes as one of the worst months for ETH or BTC, SBF claims the FTX collapse was a mistake

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The biggest news in the crypto-verse for Dec. 1 includes November finishing as the second-worst month for Bitcoin and fourth-worst for Ethereum, SBF shifting blame to Alameda Research for the FTX collapse, and 15 million Bitcoin retreating to self-custody wallets, Read More

CFTC Chair Rostin Behnam snubs Ethereum, claims only Bitcoin is a commodity

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Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chair Rostin Behnam said the only cryptocurrency that should be classified as a commodity is Bitcoin. Behnam made the comment during a private crypto event at Princeton University. Under the context of the FTX collapse, Read More

CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Brazil set to recognize Bitcoin for payment, Kraken layoffs 30% of workforce

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The biggest news in the crypto-verse for Nov. 30 includes Kraken laying off 1,100 staff as crypto winter bits hard, Binance expanding to Japan with the acquisition of Sakura Exchange BitCoin (SEBC), Brazil approving a bill to recognize Bitcoin as Read More

Telegram to build non-custodial wallets and decentralized exchanges, says CEO Pavel Durov

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CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Ethereum losses deflationary gains; Andre Cronje reveals how DeFi saved Fantom Andre Cronje said that Fantom invested about $4 million into DeFi yields and grew its treasury to over $51 million in 2021, crypto exchanges dismiss growing Read More