Crypto Firm to Launch Polkadot ETP on Swiss Exchange SIX

21Shares AG, a Zurich-based investment provider, is launching what is being dubbed as the world’s first Polkadot exchange-traded product, or ETP. The DOT ETP will be listed on the Swiss exchange SIX on Thursday, February 4, said the company in a statement on Tuesday. DOT is the native token of the Polkadot network. DOT has […]

Blockfi Filed An Application With SEC To Register Bitcoin Trust

BlockFi has filed an application with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to register the Bitcoin Trust. If approved, the new trust will compete with Grayscale products. Blockfi provides loans secured by cryptocurrencies, in its public application to SEC, there is little detail about the product characteristics. Usually, such trusts are traded at a […]

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) Has Successfully Launched Instant Cross-Border Payments Between Turkey…

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) Has Successfully Launched Instant Cross-Border Payments Between Turkey And Kuwait Using Ripplenet Kuwait Finance House (KFH), one the oldest and main banks of Kuwait, has transferred money to Turkey using Ripple’s payment technology. In a transaction using RippleNet technology, money was transferred instantly. According to the Kuwait Times, it is now […]

CMC100-Report (05/2021): Reddit pumps Dogecoin to #14

Each week, I track the 100 biggest cryptocurrencies listed on CoinMarketCap. Here are this week’s movers and shakers. Published under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license by SHIBE MINT. In July 2020, it was a TikTok hype that pumped (and subsequently dumped) Dogecoin. Now, Reddit and Elon Musk have chimed in to pump DOGE by over […]

Kraken Daily Market Report for February 02 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.81 billion, near the 30-day average of $1.79 billion. Total futures notional at $507.6 million. The top five traded coins were, respectively, Ethereum, Bitcoin, Tether, Cardano, and Ripple. Strong day for Siacoin (+23%) and Ethereum (+10%); Bitcoin (+6.2%) also closed the day in the middle of a rally. February […]

Coin Metrics co-founder takes aim at WSJ’s Tether FUD

Reputable data analyst fires back at “wild theories” about Tether reported by the Wall Street Journal. The co-founder of crypto data and insights firm Coin Metrics has fired back at yet another article in mainstream media claiming that the “Bitcoin bubble” has been driven by Tether. Nic Carter, a former Fidelity crypto asset analyst and […]