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January, 2022

  • 18 January

    Central bank action, unemployment claims, the Omicron effect – What’s going on in the markets? By Investing.com

    © Reuters. Yazar – Geoffrey Smith Investing.com – Central bank action turns from the US to Europe. The Omicron variant is starting to show its impact on economic data. Unemployment claims, housing starts and two regional Fed surveys will be released today. Stocks will increase post-Fed gains as bond yields …

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  • 18 January

    5 factors Bitcoin investors should watch this week

    Bitcoin (BTC) started the new week with many hurdles but also strong support. Will the $50,000 resistance finally break? Cointelegraph took a look at five factors that could influence Bitcoin price action in the coming days. Bitcoin reaches key weekly close Bitcoin started the new week seeming reluctant to push …

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  • 18 January

    Central Banks Are Best Sources of Trust in Money in a Digital Age

    Central banks are the key institutions for providing trust, and alternatives have often ended badly, he said. He was speaking at Goethe University’s Institute for Law and Finance (ILF) conference on “Data, Digitalization, the New Finance and Central Bank Digital Currencies: The Future of Banking and Money” on Tuesday.

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  • 18 January

    Crypto.com Capital Expands $200M Fund to $500M

    Singapore-based Crypto.com Capital announced today that it is expanding the size of its fund to $500 million, from the $200 million it announced in March 2021. Jon Russell, its newly hired General Partner based in Bangkok, told CoinDesk the fund will do seed and series-A deals, typically up to a …

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  • 18 January

    European VC Blossom Capital Raises $432M For Investments in Tech, Crypto: Report

    London-based venture capital (VC) firm Blossom Capital has raised $432 million to invest in early-stage technology startups in Europe, including crypto, according to a Bloomberg report published on Tuesday. The VC has earmarked one-third of the funding for crypto investment, according to the report. “We aren’t looking to just invest …

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  • 18 January

    Binance Destroys 1.6M BNB Tokens in First-Ever Auto Burn

    Cryptocurrency exchange Binance implemented its first-ever binance token (BNB) auto-burn program last quarter, removing over 1.6 million BNB tokens worth $750 million from circulation. Under the new program, the number of tokens to be burned is arrived at using a formula based on the total number of blocks produced on …

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  • 18 January

    Crypto.com’s Stolen Ether Being Laundered Via Tornado Cash

    The $15 million in ether (4,600 ETH) stolen from Singapore-based Crypto.com is currently being laundered via Tornado Cash, an Ethereum Mixer, according to on-chain data. Tornado Cash is a ETH mixer protocol that promises to improve transaction privacy by obscuring the on-chain link between the source and recipient of ether. …

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  • 18 January

    $15 Million Ether (ETH) Stolen • Coinexc

    According to PeckShield, Crypto.com was hacked for $15 million. Contact us to be instantly informed about the last minute developments. Twitter and Telegram You can follow our channel. Popular cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com has had hackers steal $15 million worth of Ethereum (ETH), according to blockchain security firm PeckShield. Half of …

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  • 17 January

    Surprise rate hike decision by Bank of England By Investing.com

    © Reuters. Investing.com – The Bank of England made a surprise rate hike at its last meeting of the year today. The bank upgraded. Markets expected the Central Bank to increase interest rates in November, the President’s statements were in this direction, but the interest rate hike was delayed due …

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  • 17 January

    Risk rises in Bitcoin market – Leverage rates run to record

    Bitcoin (BTC) price is trading below $43,000 as of January 17, within a “boring” price area with signs the market may stabilize. BTC/USD 1-hour candlestick chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Leverages hit all-time highs According to Cointelegraph Markets and TradingView data, BTC/USD seems to be stuck between $40 and $45,000. Although …

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