Crypto News

Crypto Exchange OKX's Polygon-Powered Layer 2, 'X Layer,' Hits Public Mainnet

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The news about X Layer comes as other major cryptocurrency exchanges, like Coinbase and Kraken, have also pursued their own layer 2 networks over the last year.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 19:00:00
Creator: Margaux Nijkerk
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There Are Many Bitcoin Critics Left in Finance, Despite BlackRock's Newfound Love

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At a recent gathering of investors in Miami, skepticism remained high even after finance titan BlackRock's shift toward touting the original cryptocurrency.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 12:40:45
Creator: Helene Braun
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Elizabeth Warren Demands U.S. CFTC Chair Explain His Chats With SBF

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The head of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Rostin Behnam, had a lot of contact with Sam Bankman-Friend, the disgraced former CEO of FTX, but lawmakers suggest he hasn't been fully forthcoming about those interactions. So, Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) are demanding more.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 12:33:58
Creator: Jesse Hamilton
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Hong Kong Boards the ETF Express

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The jurisdiction is the latest to approve exchange-traded funds for bitcoin, giving a boost to BTC.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 10:59:09
Creator: Daniel Kuhn
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Ether, Altcoins Remain Under Pressure Following Volatile Weekend

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Bitcoin has also given up some of its early Monday bounce, returning down to the $64,000 level.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 10:23:11
Creator: Lyllah Ledesma
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Crypto Exchange VALR Obtains South African License

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The Pantera-backed crypto exchange is among the first to receive regulatory approval in South Africa, alongside Luno and Zignaly.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 07:00:00
Creator: Sandali Handagama
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Bitcoin First, Not Only: Fostering Widespread Adoption Through Education

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Published Date: 2024-04-15 06:54:27
Creator: Burak Tamac
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‘I'm a Pro-Freedom Candidate’: John Deaton on his Senate Race With Elizabeth Warren

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The election pits a fierce crypto advocate against one of its biggest political opponents. Deaton is a speaker at this year's Consensus festival, in May.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 06:48:14
Creator: Jeff Wilser
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Free Money? Polymarket Bet Pays 8.7% if China Doesn't Invade Taiwan

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Betting against that outcome could yield almost 8x as much as Taiwan government bonds. Plus: Mideast turmoil barely changes presidential odds.

Published Date: 2024-04-15 06:44:29
Creator: Sam Reynolds
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Allen Farrington: Capital in the 21st Century

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Published Date: 2024-04-15 06:42:11
Creator: Allen Farrington
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