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Coinbase Is in Talks to Launch Its Own Insurance Company

Coinbase Is in Talks to Launch Its Own Insurance Company

Coinbase is exploring plans to set up its own regulated insurance company with the...

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Blockchain Firm Diginex May Soon List on Nasdaq in the US: Report

Blockchain Firm Diginex May Soon List on Nasdaq in the...

The blockchain and cryptocurrency services firm could soon to go public in the U.S....

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Facebook Says It Won’t Launch Crypto in India Due to Regulatory Issues

Facebook Says It Won’t Launch Crypto in India Due to Regulatory...

Facebook reportedly said that current regulatory restrictions mean it has "no plans"...

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Singapore’s Stock Exchange Backs New Ethereum Security Token Platform

Singapore’s Stock Exchange Backs New Ethereum Security...

A new security token platform has launched with backing from Singapore stock exchange...

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North Carolina’s Lt. Governor Launches Blockchain Initiative

North Carolina’s Lt. Governor Launches Blockchain Initiative

North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest has launched an initiative to study...

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Facebook Libra Threat Could Spur Work on China’s National Digital Currency: PBoC Official

Facebook Libra Threat Could Spur Work on China’s National...

China's central bank could hasten development of its digital yuan to counter the...

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ShapeShift’s New Platform Aims to Make Crypto Self-Custody as Easy as Coinbase

ShapeShift’s New Platform Aims to Make Crypto Self-Custody...

ShapeShift’s new one-stop shop for non-custodial crypto management is launching...

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Korean Watchdog Warns of Financial Stability Risk From Facebook’s Libra

Korean Watchdog Warns of Financial Stability Risk From...

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project threatens the stability of financial systems,...

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Ex-R3 Exec’s New Mission: Run $100 Trillion Fund Trade on Private Blockchains

Ex-R3 Exec’s New Mission: Run $100 Trillion Fund Trade...

Former R3 executive Brian McNulty has launched a blockchain startup aiming to streamline...

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Facebook’s Libra Is a ‘Wake-Up Call’ for Regulators, Says ECB Policymaker

Facebook’s Libra Is a ‘Wake-Up Call’ for Regulators, Says...

Benoit Coeure of the European Central Bank has said projects like Facebook's Libra...

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Bank of Japan: Adopting Central Bank Crypto Would Mean Dropping Cash

Bank of Japan: Adopting Central Bank Crypto Would Mean...

A Bank of Japan official has ruled out the launch of a central bank digital currency...

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South Korea’s Shinhan Bank Is Cracking Down Harder on Anonymous Crypto Users

South Korea’s Shinhan Bank Is Cracking Down Harder on Anonymous...

New rules make it even harder to create anonymous crypto exchange accounts in South...

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Brazilian Bank Plans to Use Tezos Blockchain for STOs Worth $1 Billion

Brazilian Bank Plans to Use Tezos Blockchain for STOs Worth...

BTG Pactual, Brazil's fifth largest bank, plans to utilize the Tezos blockchain...

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Scammer Taunts Couple Who Lost Thousands in Bitcoin Fraud

Scammer Taunts Couple Who Lost Thousands in Bitcoin Fraud

An Australian couple lost over AU$20,000 in a bitcoin scam, and were even taunted...

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UK Finance Watchdog Takes Step Toward Ban on Crypto Derivatives

UK Finance Watchdog Takes Step Toward Ban on Crypto Derivatives

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority is now consulting on a ban of cryptocurrency-based...

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‘Moderation Bot’ Blacklists Telegram Users to Tackle Crypto Scams

‘Moderation Bot’ Blacklists Telegram Users to Tackle Crypto...

Blockchain advisory firm AmaZix is launching a "moderation bot" to help stamp out...