Coinbase Nasdaq Debut Breaks Records On Day 1…. And Then Drops

US crypto exchange, Coinbase, went live with its direct listing on Nasdaq yesterday with a record-breaking day one market closing price.  Chinese journalist Colin Wu who goes by the @WuBlockchain...

Crypto enters new world of legitimacy

According to Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong, the direct listing of his company on the Nasdaq exchange has become a “turning point” for the entire cryptocurrency industry, marking a distinct “shift...

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Gitcoin raises $11.3 million for treasury, goes independent from ConsenSys

Gitcoin, a project supporting the open source development of digital public goods such as movements towards an open internet and open economies, recently shared news of growth in its treasury,...

KuCoin Labs Launches $50 Million "Hidden Gem" Fund

The well-known crypto exchange, KuCoin, has recently announced the official launch of KuCoin Labs, a research branch and incubator of the KuCoin ecosystem.  As part of their incubator and research...

BitPay Joins Square-Founded COPA To Empower Crypto Adoption and Advancement

COPA encourages the advancement of cryptocurrency technologies, focusing on removing patents as a barrier to innovation.  The world’s largest provider of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency payment services, BitPay, announced that...

Coinbase debuts at Nasdaq, Binance to open stock tokens for $COIN

Coinbase Global Inc., the largest cryptocurrency exchange operating in the North American region, is set to open for direct listing on the stock market today. It has been listed by...

Sichuan's Electricity Usage For Mining To Increase By 150% This Year

Chinese blockchain journalist colin Wu (@WuBlockchain) tweeted about Sichuan’s electricity usage for mining activities: "Sichuan, China, announced that the electricity used for mining in compliance in 2021 will reach 11.3...

Binance Launches Zero-Commission Tokenized Stock Trading, Initiates With TSLA

Binance, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, has officially announced the launch of its zero-commission, tradable stock tokens. The new service enables Binance users to trade fractional stocks through denominated, settled, and...

Ledger introduces Floating Swap Rates, struggles with class-action lawsuit

The blockchain hardware firm has recently introduced a new functionality for swapping on Ledger Live, its proprietary platform.The new functionality allows users to choose a “floating” rate for swapping, aside...

Dusk Network announces $5,000,000 Grants Program

Dusk Network is making significant funds available to attract the brightest minds in the industry to help build the future of finance. At the first annual DuskCon, Dusk Network revealed...

Vesta Equity and Algorand Collaborate To Bring In A Tokenized Residential Home Equity Peer-to-Peer Marketplace

Vesta Equity, a US-based investment firm targeting real estate opportunities, announced that they would be leveraging partnering with Algorand. The collaboration will bring in a global blockchain-based tokenized residential home...

TrueLayer raises $70 million to go head-to-head with Visa and Mastercard

British fintech start-up TrueLayer has announced the result of a series D fundraise which has raised $70 million. The money will be put towards rolling out its flagship open banking network.  The investment round...

Caruso Partners With Gemini To Bring Bitcoin Payments To Its Southern California Properties

Caruso, a US-based privately held real estate company, headed by billionaire Rick Caruso, announced that they have partnered with Gemini exchange to bring Bitcoin payments to their Southern California properties. ...

Celo Foundation Adds LCX As An Alliance Member

Liechtenstein Cryptoassets Exchange (LCX) tweeted that they were joining the Celo Foundation as an alliance member.  “LCX is joining the Celo Foundation as an Alliance Member. We will be working...

Splyt partners with Morningstar Ventures

Splyt announced a strategic partnership this morning with Morningstar Ventures, a venture capital firm with vast experience in the blockchain space.   Morningstar will help Splyt towards mass adoption given its superior track record...