Levy Hudes

Seba Digital Asset Bank Plans $95 Million Capital Raise

Seba, a young Swiss-based digital asset bank holding regulatory licensing, looks to attempt a secondary capital raise to garner over $95 million in additional funds. During the raise, Seba aims to secure 100 million...

Canadian Regulator Issues Guidance for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Canadian authorities have issued new guidance to determine which cryptocurrency trading platforms fall under derivatives law. The Canadian Securities Administration (CSA) explained new provisions in the “Guidance on the Application of Securities Legislation to Entities...

Binance Restrict Japanese residents from its exchange

In a Jan. 15 announcement on Binance’s Japanese support website, the exchange revealed it would restrict access to residents of Japan at an unspecified later date. The restriction is said to be implemented gradually, with details...

Akon Says a Crypto City Is Set For Senegal 2025

Singer Akon tweeted yesterday, “Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future.” The futuristic city  The project portends a “100% crypto-based city with...

Blockvest Defense Weakened by Falsified Documents Says SEC

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission have argued in a Jan. 10 filing that Blockvest founder Reginald Buddy Ringgold III falsified and, in one case, forged signatures in documents critical to the case. The commission had previously charged...

Crypto Consultant Kidnapped for $1 Million in Cryptocurrency

Singaporean Mark Cheng was recently kidnapped in Thailand and tortured for a $740,000 ransom in Bitcoin (BTC), the South China Morning Post and others report on Jan. 14. After transferring all his available funds of $46,000,...

Payment Behemoth Visa Aquire Fintech firm for $5.3 Billion

Payments behemoth Visa acquired financial technology firm Plaid for $5.3 billion, according to a press release published on Jan. 13. Per the release, Plaid has developed a network that allows users to easily connect their financial...

WisedomTree Hopes to Launch Stablecoin in the US

Asset manager WisdomTree intends to launch a regulated stablecoin in the United States, financial news outlet FNLondon reported on Jan. 13. Per the report, WisdomTree is looking to deploy a digital currency backed to a basket...

Securities and Exchange Commission After Telegram Banking Data

The Securities and Exchange Commission is once again requesting that Telegram provide bank records on its Gram initial coin offering (ICO).  The timing of the request, filed on Jan. 10, coincides with new evidence...

Traders Are Not Surprised by Deribit Move to Panama

Crypto traders see potential for other market platforms to exit after crypto derivatives exchange Deribit announced a move to Panama from its EU base in the Netherlands. "This is something they had hinted at...

About Me

Levy Hudes, has been covering a few digital news papers, as well as running hes blog on Steemit. Hes loves writing about the digital world, and especially Bitcoin.
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Sweden Central Bank Testing Digital Currency e-krona to Assess its Use by General Public

Sweden central bank Riksbank has started testing e-krona, moving one step closer to launching the world’s first...

Gold Pumps to a 7-year High as Investors Rush to Safety over Coronavirus Concern But Bitcoin Not Budging

US equities are dragging as investors’ optimism about coronavirus that originated in China to be short-lived is getting challenged.

How the coronavirus affected Bitcoin mining

There is a controversial opinion that the first cryptocurrency is controlled by China. If this is true, the epidemic that is spreading in...

Cardano Successfully Updates Ouroboros BFT & Makes Progress on Shelley Incentivized Testnet

Cardano network had a successful Ouroboros BFT hard fork that takes the network one step closer to its Shelley era.

Coinbase Achieves Another Milestone in the Mainstream Crypto Adoption as a “Genuine Utility”

San Francisco-based crypto exchange Coinbase, the “first pure” crypto company, has been approved as a Visa principal member. This membership will enable...