Cryptocurrency

Huobi approved to deal crypto derivatives in Japan

Weeks after announcing its exit from the Chinese market, Huobi has confirmed it is licensed to offer  crypto derivative services in Japan The Japan subsidiary of Seychelles-based crypto exchange Huobi has received approval from regulators to offer and trade in crypto derivatives. This makes Huobi the seventh crypto exchange in the country to fully register with the Financial Services Agency …

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Hindu Paramilitary Group Calls on Indian Government to Regulate Cryptocurrencies

Hindu nationalist group Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has called on the Indian government to regulate cryptocurrencies. “The government has to ensure that it is regulated in the larger interest of the society,” the group reportedly said. Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Calls for Crypto Regulation Mohan Bhagwat, head of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), said during his speech at an annual event …

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Riot Blockchain Announces 200MW Immersion-Cooled Bitcoin Mining Operation

Riot announces a new immersion-cooled bitcoin mining operation that will increase their miner productivity. Today, Riot Blockchain announced their new 200 megawatt (MW) industrial-scale immersion-cooled bitcoin mining operation at its Whinstone facility which was acquired by the company earlier this year. This operation features two buildings that will host roughly 46,000 S19 series Antminer ASICs — all immersion-cooled. “After months …

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Achieve Data Sovereignty through Omnisphere

Web 3.0 is one of the biggest buzzwords flying around the world of social media this year. And for good reasons, Web 3.0 innovations are on the verge of disrupting the digital world. In a world where centralized systems are making billions of dollars selling our personal information, it is no wonder decentralized systems are gaining steam. But there is …

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Brazilian Asset Manager Kinea Makes Exploratory Investment in Ethereum

One of the biggest asset managers in Brazil, Kinea, disclosed it made an exploratory investment in Ethereum. The announcement was made by Marco Aurélio Freire, manager of funds for Kinea, who stated the company had invested a small amount of its holdings in ethereum starting two months ago. Kinea, the investment arm of Banco Itau, has more than R$56 billion …

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Bloomberg Analyst: A Second Bitcoin Futures ETF Could Start Trading This Week

Bloomberg received a listing action from Valkyrie Funds for their bitcoin futures ETF, its analyst James Seyffart said. Bloomberg received a listing action from Valkyrie Funds for their bitcoin futures ETF. The Valkyrie Bitcoin Strategy ETF could begin trading on Wednesday or Thursday after ProShares’ bitcoin futures ETF starts trading tomorrow. However, there is still one last step before confirmed …

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Cardano Loses 3rd Spot On Crypto Top 10, Why It May Drop Even More

Cardano has now lost its spot at the 3rd place on the crypto top 10 as its price had refused to move in accordance with the broader crypto market. While other altcoins had rallied alongside bitcoin, ADA had remained mostly stagnant. Despite the hype created around the project when smart contracts capability was launched last month, support has dwindled for …

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Indexed Finance ‘identifies’ attacker behind $16 million hack

The DeFi protocol was hacked on Thursday, with the attacker allegedly stealing $16 million Indexed Finance, a decentralised finance (DeFi) protocol that allows token holders to track market indexes, has reportedly unmasked the hacker behind last week’s attack. On Thursday, the DeFi protocol announced that it had suffered a flash loan attack in which the attacker made off with $16 …

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