Anatol Antonovici

BitMEX invests in cyber security
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BitMEX Donates $400,000 to Cyber Security Organisation

BitMEX parent company HDR Global Trading Limited has become a partner of nonprofit Shadowserver Foundation. HDR will sponsor the nonprofit by offering $400,000 over the next four...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 hours ago
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Crypto Industry Not ‘Immune’ to Global Crisis, PwC Says

A new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) showed that crypto-related fundraising and mergers and acquisitions (M&As) tumbled last year, but that doesn’t mean the crypto...

Anatol Antonovici | 13 hours ago
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COVID-19 Pandemic Could Speed Up Central Bank Crypto Adoption

The COVID-19 pandemic will bring the end of cash and speed up the adoption of digital banking services, including central bank crypto, according to Edwin Bautista, CEO of UnionBank...

Anatol Antonovici | 3 days ago
Should the bitcoin Community Be Worried About the Oil Market Crash?
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Oil Prices Surge 24%, Will Bitcoin Bulls Follow Suit?

Bitcoin has been bullish this week, peaking yesterday at over $7,083 on Coinmarketcap and even surpassing $7,200 on several major exchanges. The cryptocurrency declined below $6,900 as...

Anatol Antonovici | 3 days ago
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Wells Fargo Advisors Named in Crypto Fraud Case

Three cryptocurrency traders allegedly scammed over 100 investors through a Ponzi scheme that generated over $35 million, according to victims who formed an entity to represent them...

Anatol Antonovici | 4 days ago
Wells Fargo at it Again, Faces Suit Over 401(k) Plan Violations
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Anti-Crypto Bank Wells Fargo Wants its $384B Lending Power Back

US banking giant Wells Fargo has the capacity to provide about $384 billion of additional loans to small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and individuals, which is especially...

Anatol Antonovici | 4 days ago
Former UBS Vice Chairman Joins Blockchain Firm
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Former UBS Vice Chairman Joins Blockchain Firm

Hong Kong-based Diginex, which provides cryptocurrency and blockchain services, has appointed a former UBS executive as head of Asia operations. Diginex Hires Another UBS Executive...

Anatol Antonovici | 5 days ago
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OKEx to Host 11th IEO Amid Crypto Bear Market

OKEx has announced its 11th exchange-based token sale coming soon on the Jumpstart platform. With the crypto market still in a state of decline, will investors be tempted to try and...

Anatol Antonovici | 5 days ago
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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Outperforms Stocks in Q1 Despite Worst Month Since Jan 2018

Bitcoin just experienced its worst month since departing from its all-time highs 2 years ago, but still the leading crypto managed to outperform the US stock market in the first...

Anatol Antonovici | 6 days ago
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When Fed is Out of its Mind, Bitcoin is the Answer

It took the sudden emergence of a pandemic to demonstrate how pathetic the global financial system really is. The US Federal Reserve (Fed) is now doing a live demonstration on how to...

Anatol Antonovici | 6 days ago
Bitcoin Solves This: Bill Gates Talks About the US Wealth Gap
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Hijacked YouTube Accounts Promote Crypto Scam Using Bill Gates

On Monday, it appeared that Bill Gates was ‘promoting’ a widely renowned crypto scam on several YouTube live streaming videos that seemed to be published on Microsoft’s...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 days ago