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December 2022

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Markets: Bitcoin, crypto, rise after Fed Chair Powell hints at easing rate hikes

December 2022

Bitcoin price follows slide in Asia equity markets amid growing China protests against Covid-19 lockdowns

Reports of civil disobedience, protests and clashes with the police in cities and universities in China are unnerving financial markets in Asia

Genesis jitters keep investors on edge as contagion risks grow

Top blockchain and crypto news: Fear stalks crypto as Genesis wobbles. FTX cleanup begins. China’s NFT scene shrinks.

Bitcoin price falls to more than two-year low amid growing concerns about FTX fallout

Investors are unnerved by the possibility of more failures among companies linked to the now bankrupt FTX exchange, fearing a repeat of the Terra-Luna stablecoin collapse in May that also brought down other businesses.

Crypto exchanges see record-high week of BTC outflows, following FTX saga

Bitcoin outflows from centralized crypto exchanges rose to a historic high this week, as investors turned to self-custody options following the collapse of FTX.

FTX bankruptcy and fallout: Monday updates and commentary

The following is a running compilation of views and comments on the FTX bankruptcy and implications for the industry.

Crypto prices slide as investors pull funds on concerns other exchanges may follow FTX implosion

The collapse of one of the world’s biggest crypto exchanges last week has investors worried about the finances of other trading platforms. Cold wallet time?

Bitcoin hits lowest price in two years as Binance cancels FTX acquisition

Just over 24 hours after news of Binance’s planned acquisition of FTX shook the crypto market, a reversal of that decision sent prices even lower.

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Markets: Bitcoin, crypto, rise after Fed Chair Powell hints at easing rate hikes

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether gain as China eases Covid rules amid protests; Dogecoin jumps

Markets: Top 10 crypto fall as BlockFi enters bankruptcy, macroeconomic concerns spread

Markets: Bitcoin little changed, Dogecoin leads pack in muted morning of trading

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall; Litecoin leads decline across most top 10 crypto

Markets: Bitcoin little changed, Ether rises ahead of ‘Shanghai’ upgrade, XRP climbs

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether extend gains; Solana leads rise across most top 10 cryptos

Wallet linked to defunct crypto exchange BTC-e suddenly activates

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether rise as Fed minutes suggest an easing in interest rate hikes

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices rise as top 10 cryptos strengthen

Coinbase CEO reaffirms exchange’s BTC holdings after CZ’s tweet

Markets: Bitcoin, crypto rise as FTX contagion fears ease

US senators urge Fidelity to drop BTC retirement plan after FTX collapse

Coinbase Custody holds 635,000 BTC on behalf of Grayscale that refuses to share proof of reserves

Markets: Bitcoin, other tokens add to losses in Asia trading Monday

Bitcoin mining difficulty reaches all-time-high despite slump in price, FTX woes

Markets: Bitcoin, other crypto start week lower as FTX collapse continues rumble through the industry

Markets: Bitcoin flat, most crypto top 10 fall as Fed indicates further rate rises

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall as FTX implosion, job cuts in tech industry cloud outlook

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether rise amid positive inflation data, despite reports of Russian missile strikes in Poland

Retail crypto sees more new users when Bitcoin prices rise: BIS report

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether gain in crypto market rebound off slowing U.S. inflation

Bitcoin gains 5% as U.S. inflation slows down in October

Markets: Bitcoin hits year low, Ether slumps as Binance rescue of FTX unnerves investors

Seizure, guilty plea in US$3.36 bln stolen Silk Road Bitcoin case

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices fall with most of crypto top 10, Polygon flips Solana

Bitcoin mining difficulty falls 0.2% in latest adjustment

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices pull back after weekend gain on sign U.S. inflation may be easing

Goldman Sachs launches crypto explainer, trend tool for institutional clients

Bitcoin, Ether prices rise, Polygon leads top 10 in gains, Doge, Shib retreat

Markets: Bitcoin and Ether fall with crypto top 10 as Fed raises rates 75 bps

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether drop; Dogecoin rally ends

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices flat; Dogecoin, SHIB lead gains in crypto top 10

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether rise; Dogecoin, Shiba Inu biggest gainers in top 10 crypto

JP Morgan, Standard Chartered execs disagree over Bitcoin’s significance

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices fall; Dogecoin, Shiba Inu bull run continues; BNB gains

November 2022

World’s largest Bitcoin miner Core Scientific’s stock tumbles amid liquidity crisis

The Nasdaq-listed company expects to deplete its cash resources by the end of this year.

US alleges Chinese spies used Bitcoin to bribe law enforcement officer

Two Chinese intelligence officers allegedly paid a double agent to help steal files related to a federal investigation into a China-based global telecom firm, reported to be Huawei.

EU targets Bitcoin with energy efficiency labeling for crypto

This isn’t the first time the bloc has examined cracking down on Bitcoin mining, and it comes amid a growing push from regulators to examine the industry’s carbon footprint.

Fintech Cooling Ahead?

Fintech’s growth in the EU has been described as “unprecedented”, but a report warns of consolidation in the years to come.

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Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices fall; Dogecoin, Shiba Inu bull run continues; BNB gains

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether, Cardano, XRP fall; BNB gains on Binance Twitter investment

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall; Dogecoin gains as Elon Musk’s Twitter buyout moves ahead

Markets: Bitcoin price nears US$21,000 amid market rally as Ether, Dogecoin lead gains

Cash App users can now receive Bitcoin via the Lightning Network

Markets: Bitcoin price back above US$20,000, Ether jumps as U.K. votes to regulate crypto

Markets: Bitcoin falls as mining difficulty hits record high, rest of crypto top 10 also decline

Bitcoin mining difficulty logs new high, up 3.4%

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether, Polygon gain; US equities see largest gains since June

Markets: Bitcoin dips, 30-day volatility at 2 year low; Ether falls, Dogecoin gains

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall along with rest of crypto top 10; Uniswap gains

Bitcoin makes the Guinness World Records list as the first decentralized cryptocurrency

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall with top 10 cryptos, XRP slumps

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall as EU considers crackdown on energy-intensive crypto mining

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether rise; Polygon, Solana lead gainers among the top 10 tokens

Markets: Bitcoin inches up, most top 10 cryptos stable after rollercoaster week

Markets: Bitcoin rises as Ether leads gains in crypto top 10

Bitcoin fans pitch Satoshi Nakamoto for Nobel Prize in Economics

Markets: Bitcoin rebounds with equities after inflation data sparks initial sell off

Bitcoin drops 3% as U.S. inflation rises 0.4% in September

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether prices rise; BNB little changed following BSC hard fork

BNY Mellon, largest custodian bank, starts Bitcoin, Ether custody services

Markets: Bitcoin price falls with Ether, Doge sole gainer in top 10 cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin mining difficulty hits new high after Ethereum ‘Merge’ makes space