Episode Six Announces Additional $30 Million in Funding

Episode Six Announces Additional $30 Million in Funding
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Summary: Series B investment comes nine months after securing $7 million of Series A AUSTIN, TX / ACCESSWIRE / February 24, 2021 / Episode Six, the global provider of modern payment processing and banking infrastructure, today announced that it has secured an additional $30 million of investment, bringing its total capital raised to $40 million. This additional funding comes nine months after the company secured $7 million of its Series A funding.
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'Cryptocurrency is not legitimate money,' says Nigeria's central bank governor

'Cryptocurrency is not legitimate money,' says Nigeria's central bank governor
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Summary: Nigeria's central bank says cryptocurrencies are not a legitimate form of money.
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Happenings in Crypto World : 24th feb. 2021

Happenings in Crypto World : 24th feb. 2021
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Summary: 🌐 Esther Pearce: "DeFi experiments should be allowed" SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce has again made a call for regulatory certainty in the cryptocurrency industry so that DeFi projects can boldly experiment with new services.“We need to provide...
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SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce Wants Clearer Laws and Freedom for DeFi  - InsideBitcoins.com

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Summary: Cryptocurrencies may have many crypto fans but very few from the public sector and definitely not many from the US Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). [...]
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Fintech Disruptors Lead Traditional Banks With Blockchain Infrastructure

Fintech Disruptors Lead Traditional Banks With Blockchain Infrastructure
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Summary: Fintech disruptors powering the banking revolution with behind-the-scenes blockchain infrastructure ...
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Nigeria: CBN, Others Defend Cryptocurrency Stance

Nigeria: CBN, Others Defend Cryptocurrency Stance
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Summary: Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele has insisted the Bank's decision to prohibit deposit money banks, non-banking institutions and other financial institutions from facilitating trading and dealings in cryptocurrency is in the best interest of Nigerian.
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Ripple GM Birla assures 'path forward' and new ODL customers

Ripple GM Birla assures 'path forward' and new ODL customers
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Summary: Ripple Labs already has more than 2 dozen On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) customers; new ones will be announced soon.
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RBI alerts Indian government on major concerns about cryptocurrency | Cryptopolitan

RBI alerts Indian government on major concerns about cryptocurrency | Cryptopolitan
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Summary: RBI conveys major concerns about cryptocurrency to the Indian government. The bank is looking to launch a central bank digital currency.
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Nigeria: Restricting Cryptocurrency Trading in Nigerians' Best Interest, Says Emefiele

Nigeria: Restricting Cryptocurrency Trading in Nigerians' Best Interest, Says Emefiele
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Summary: The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has said that the CBN acted in the nation's best interest by ordering banks, non-banking and other financial institutions not to facilitate trading and dealings in cryptocurrencies.
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China's PBOC to Test Cross-border Digital Currency Payments With Other Central Banks

China's PBOC to Test Cross-border Digital Currency Payments With Other Central Banks
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Summary: With its accelerated development on CBDC, China's Central Bank PBOC is now exploring a digital currency cross-border project in collaboration with central
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City accelerating digital currency pilot programs

City accelerating digital currency pilot programs
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Summary: E-yuan payment is now seen on vending machines in some Metro stations as Shanghai accelerates the pi
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Citibank just got a $500 million lesson in the importance of UI design

Citibank just got a $500 million lesson in the importance of UI design
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Summary: Citibank was trying to make $7.8M in interest payments. It sent $900M instead.
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Cryptocurrency: We acted in Nigerians’ best interest –Emefiele – The Sun Nigeria

Cryptocurrency: We acted in Nigerians’ best interest –Emefiele – The Sun Nigeria
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Summary: The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has said the bank’s decision to prohibit deposit money banks, non-banking institutions and other financial institutions from facilitating trading and dealings in cryptocurrency is in the best interest of Nigerian depositors and the country’s financial system. Emefiele stated this yesterday while briefing a joint […]
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Crypto ban: It's in the best interest of every Nigerian, says Emefiele | TheCable

Crypto ban: It's in the best interest of every Nigerian, says Emefiele | TheCable
Added 16 hours ago
Summary: Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says the apex bank’s directive to financial institutions on cryptocurrency transactions, is in the best interest of depositors and the
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ICPC raises concern over use of cryptocurrency for ransom payments | TheCable

ICPC raises concern over use of cryptocurrency for ransom payments | TheCable
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Summary: The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says kidnappers may adopt the use of cryptocurrency for ransom.
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What some of Australia’s early cryptocurrency adopters are doing now

What some of Australia’s early cryptocurrency adopters are doing now
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Summary: As the price of bitcoin hits record highs, these early adopters are building and working in an alternative financial universe.
Sentiment: positive
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NYU MBA Student Writes a Book Explaining The Evolution of Money From Gold Bars to Paper Money to Digital Currencies

NYU MBA Student Writes a Book Explaining The Evolution of Money From Gold Bars to Paper Money to Digital Currencies
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Summary: New York City, USA, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChapterOne.Ai’s first book on digital currencies - Protocols of Money: A Primer on the History and...
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A major Indian bank to join Liink developed by JP Morgan - TCR

A major Indian bank to join Liink developed by JP Morgan - TCR
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Summary: State Bank of India has partnered with JP Morgan chase India to join its Liink network With the partnership, JP Morgan is willing to expand its blockchain
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Restricting Cryptocurrency Trading in Nigerians’ Best Interest, Says Emefiele

Restricting Cryptocurrency Trading in Nigerians’ Best Interest, Says Emefiele
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Summary: •ICPC, NFIU back apex bank By Deji Elumoye and Udora Orizu The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has said that the CBN acted in the nation’s best interest by ord…
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Fresh protests erupt in Lebanon amid public fury over Beirut port blast, legal system and financial issues

Fresh protests erupt in Lebanon amid public fury over Beirut port blast, legal system and financial issues
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: Fiery clashes between protesters and police have erupted in Lebanon, as public anger grows over the port explosion in Beirut and other escalating issues, including overseas students being blocked from receiving money.
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JPMorgan Chase taps $30B to advance racial equity

JPMorgan Chase taps $30B to advance racial equity
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Summary: JPMorgan Chase has announced a series of new initiatives Tuesday to support Minority Depository Institutions (MDIs) and diverse-led Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) as part of a $30 billion commitment to advancing racial equity over the next five years, especially for Black and Latinx Communities.
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India’s Largest Bank Partners with JPMorgan for Blockchain Payment Solution | BTCMANAGER

India’s Largest Bank Partners with JPMorgan for Blockchain Payment Solution | BTCMANAGER
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Summary: The State Bank of India (SBI), a major Indian bank, has collaborated with Wall Street giant JPMorgan to utilize the latter’s blockchain solution for efficient cross-border transactions.  SBI Collaborating with JPMorgan for Blockchain-based Cross-border Payments According to the Economic Times on Wednesday (Feb. 23, 2021), the SBI would integrate a…
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Neo-bank CEO Shachar Bialick is an 'over-the-top' fanatic

Neo-bank CEO Shachar Bialick is an 'over-the-top' fanatic
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Summary: The CEO of digital banking platform Curve explains why he's convinced that a single payment app can rule them all.
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What Will It Take for Bitcoin to Shake Off Its Image Problem?

What Will It Take for Bitcoin to Shake Off Its Image Problem?
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Summary: Bitcoin’s public image has long been tarnished by volatility, criminal use cases, and concerns over its ecological impact. Is it time for a rebrand?
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Indian banks put crypto traders' accounts under the microscope

Indian banks put crypto traders' accounts under the microscope
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Summary: Critics believe India’s crackdown on crypto-related bank accounts will prevent it from keeping up with fintech development in the rest of the world.
Sentiment: negative
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Interview: Bitcoin In Nigeria With Ahyke Otutubuike

Interview: Bitcoin In Nigeria With Ahyke Otutubuike
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Summary: This episode of "Bitcoin In Asia" hosted Nigerian writer Ahyke Otutubuike to discuss the state of cryptocurrency in his home country.
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Ledgermatic to leverage Algorand blockchain for crypto asset treasury solutions » CryptoNinjas

Ledgermatic to leverage Algorand blockchain for crypto asset treasury solutions » CryptoNinjas
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Ledgermatic, which recently announced it is developing treasury tools to allow enterprise and financial institutions to operate with digital assets and
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JPMorgan Chase announces latest efforts in its $30 billion commitment to address racial inequality

JPMorgan Chase announces latest efforts in its $30 billion commitment to address racial inequality
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Historically, banks have contributed to inequality through now-banned practices including redlining.
Sentiment: positive
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
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Bitwise assets under management hit $1B, fueled by professional investors

Bitwise assets under management hit $1B, fueled by professional investors
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Assets under management at Bitwise continue to surge as more professional investors seek direct exposure to digital assets.
Sentiment: negative
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Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency

Janet Yellen on Jobs, Debt, Taxes, Climate and Cryptocurrency
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: The Treasury secretary dropped hints about her priorities — if you know how to interpret them.
Sentiment: positive
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Top trends in data analytics that are disrupting the financial industry

Top trends in data analytics that are disrupting the financial industry
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Summary: Big data is revolutionizing the business and technical scenarios in the present era of modernization. Numerous financial events take place every day and the financial sector is greatly involved in the calculation of such events. This leads to uncountable financial transactions and the generation of a huge amount of data in the financial world daily. Thus, consultants and analysts in the industry find the management and analytics of this data challenging for their products and ...
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Cryptos: $DADI

Nigeria may ease ban on Bitcoin following calls for regulation

Nigeria may ease ban on Bitcoin following calls for regulation
Added a day ago
Summary: The Nigerian government is rethinking its earlier decision to ban cryptocurrencies. Officials opined that banning Bitcoin was akin to staying static while the rest of the world was moving forward. Whilst speaking at the Association of Capital Market Academics of Nigeria (ACMAN), Kevin Amugo, Director for Financial Policy at the country’s apex bank disclosed that there was a need to come up with a “nation position [and] not a monetary policy position” It can be recalled [/nigerian-government-hi
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What Is a Smart Contract?

What Is a Smart Contract?
Added a day ago
Summary: Bitcoin (BTC) emerged in 2009 as a revolutionary way to transfer value without a third-party intermediary. Gaining attention for its promise to enable value and asset transfer across a wide range of industries and use cases – and its potential to dis...
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Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$BTC2

Everest Receives Crypto Custodian Approval | The Daily Hodl

Everest Receives Crypto Custodian Approval | The Daily Hodl
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Summary: Everest has been operating as a regulated crypto custodian under the transitory provisions of the Virtual Financial Assets (VFA) License from the Maltese Financial Services Authority (MFSA) since October of 2018. The latest in principle approval is the final step in receiving a VFA license. The services Everest provides to experienced and non-experienced users are the following.
Sentiment: positive
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State Bank Of India Signs Up To JP Morgan's Liink Blockchain Solution

State Bank Of India Signs Up To JP Morgan's Liink Blockchain Solution
Added a day ago
Summary: The State Bank of India (SBI) has partnered with banking giant JP Morgan to use the US bank’s blockchain technology Liink. India’s Economic Times reported this tie up, which is expected to reduce customer transaction cost and time.
Sentiment: positive
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Reporting on WTO's first female head 'sexist and racist', say African UN leaders

Reporting on WTO's first female head 'sexist and racist', say African UN leaders
Added a day ago
Summary: Coverage of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala criticised by group who say such attitudes ‘discourage women from taking on leadership positions’
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Bitcoin Loses 10% of Value in 24 Hours, Crypto Down 14% Worldwide

Bitcoin Loses 10% of Value in 24 Hours, Crypto Down 14% Worldwide
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Summary: Major cryptocurrencies have taken a hit and are down about 14% worldwide, led by Bitcoin, which represents about 60% of the market by value, CoinMarketCap reported.
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State Bank of India joins JPMorgan’s blockchain payments network

State Bank of India joins JPMorgan’s blockchain payments network
Added a day ago
Summary: The State Bank of India, a major Indian government-owned bank, is looking to improve cross-border payments with a blockchain solution by American investment bank JPMorgan.
Sentiment: positive
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ECB wants final say on the legal status of private stablecoins in the EU

ECB wants final say on the legal status of private stablecoins in the EU
Added a day ago
Summary: For the ECB, some “rigorous liquidity requirements” are necessary to ensure the protection of redemption rights.
Sentiment: positive
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Cointelegraph Consulting: Research outlines how DeFi can merge with traditional finance

Cointelegraph Consulting: Research outlines how DeFi can merge with traditional finance
Added a day ago
Summary: New research finds that regulated financial institutions can interface with decentralized finance via digital asset marketplaces.
Sentiment: positive
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Analysis: Why has Donald Trump fought so hard to keep his tax returns secret?

Analysis: Why has Donald Trump fought so hard to keep his tax returns secret?
Added a day ago
Summary: The Supreme Court's rejection Monday of an attempt by Donald Trump to keep Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance from seeing his tax returns (and other financial documents) was rightly cast as a major legal setback for the former President.
Sentiment: negative
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Tether Settlement Seen As Positive Step for Bitcoin Industry

Tether Settlement Seen As Positive Step for Bitcoin Industry
Added a day ago
Summary: Cryptocurrency pundits explain how the Tether decision provides clarity to the Bitcoin industry.
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'Climate change biggest security threat,' David Attenborough tells UN

'Climate change biggest security threat,' David Attenborough tells UN
Added a day ago
Summary: British naturalist David Attenborough warned on Tuesday that climate change is the biggest security threat that modern humans have ever faced, telling the U.N. Security Council: "I don't envy you the…
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Cryptos: $CEL

One Platform Offers to Unite the Fragmented Blockchain Ecosystems

One Platform Offers to Unite the Fragmented Blockchain Ecosystems
Added a day ago
Summary: The crypto and blockchain industries are young and full of potential. They offer nearly endless possibilities, and stand to revolutionize, or at least somewhat improve, nearly every industry out there. In fact, many believe that even now, after years of research, we have only scratched the surface of what these technologies can do. Their potential was even recognized by financial institutions and the governments. Institutional investors have started buying crypto through their intermediaries, b
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptocurrency ban, in Nigerians interest – CBN

Cryptocurrency ban, in Nigerians interest – CBN
Added a day ago
Summary: The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Tuesday said its directive to banks to discontinue transactions on cryptocurrency was to protect Nigerians involved in transparent bank transactions.
Sentiment: positive
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JPMorgan Chooses ‘Fintech Over Bitcoin’ As the Real Financial Game Changer during Global Pandemic

JPMorgan Chooses ‘Fintech Over Bitcoin’ As the Real Financial Game Changer during Global Pandemic
Added a day ago
Summary: Fintech is the long-term story for COVID-19 related financial developments, not Bitcoin, JP Morgan analysts.
Sentiment: positive
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Bitcoin On-Chain Volume Soars as Bitcoin Hits $58,400 All-Time High: Santiment

Bitcoin On-Chain Volume Soars as Bitcoin Hits $58,400 All-Time High: Santiment
Added a day ago
Summary: Santiment agency has announced that the volume of Bitcoin on-chain transfers keeps rising as BTC has hit a new historic peak of $58,400 per coin
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A Moral Obligation to Protect the Planet

A Moral Obligation to Protect the Planet
Added a day ago
Summary: UNITED NATIONS, Feb 22 (IPS) - Ramu Damodaran is Chief, United Nations Academic ImpactLegends are the lodestars of history, the marriage of Sir Dorabji Tata with Meherbai on Valentine’s Day of 1898 among the most lyrical of them. Two years later, he gifted her the Jubilee Diamond, the sixth largest diamond in the world, twice as large as the Kohinoor.
Sentiment: positive
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In Singapore, bitcoin is challenging gold as a store of value

In Singapore, bitcoin is challenging gold as a store of value
Added a day ago
Summary: Eugene Ng of Gemini, the Winklevoss-backed exchange that recently expanded into Singapore, explains why the Lion City is emerging as the crypto 'epicenter' of Asia.
Sentiment: positive
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Genesis Block Ventures gives its backing to Public Mint

Genesis Block Ventures gives its backing to Public Mint
Added a day ago
Summary: Genesis Block Ventures has today announced an investment into the tokenised fiat blockchain project Public Mint. GBV Capital, a leading Venture Capital firm, will help to expand Public Mint’s services in CeFi and DeFi, and particularly for its forthcoming ‘Earn’ program.
Sentiment: positive
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Tesla made $1B profit on its Bitcoin buy, says analyst

Tesla made $1B profit on its Bitcoin buy, says analyst
Added a day ago
Summary: Private U.S. investment firm Wedbush Securities said that Tesla made “roughly $1 billion” following its massive $1.5 billion Bitcoin investment.
Sentiment: positive
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Zhou Xiaochuan: China's choices for a digital currency system

Zhou Xiaochuan: China's choices for a digital currency system
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Former central bank governor advises against specific technological road map
Sentiment: positive
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Kenya is preparing to crack down on a flood of high-interest loan apps

Kenya is preparing to crack down on a flood of high-interest loan apps
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A new bill seeks to license and regulate digital lending platforms in the country, in a bid to clamp down on the issuance of high-interest loans as well as predatory practices.
Sentiment: negative
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 2 days ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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Nigerian Central Bank, SEC agree to work on crypto regulation - The Daily Chain

Nigerian Central Bank, SEC agree to work on crypto regulation - The Daily Chain
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Reports from Nigeria claim its Central Bank and SEC have agreed to collaborate and conduct research on regulating cryptocurrencies in the country.
Sentiment: positive
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Software Testing Is Tedious. AI Can Help.

Software Testing Is Tedious. AI Can Help.
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Automated tools allow companies to test more expansively and thoroughly — and free up developers’ valuable time.
Sentiment: positive
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'The best time to invest in bitcoin was yesterday,' says strategist as the cryptocurrency soars

'The best time to invest in bitcoin was yesterday,' says strategist as the cryptocurrency soars
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Bitcoin's market value recently crossed the $1 trillion mark, according to Coindesk.
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Tech innovation for banks to consider in 2021 - Tech Wire Asia

Tech innovation for banks to consider in 2021 - Tech Wire Asia
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The Covid-19 crisis especially has significantly accelerated the need for banks to adopt innovation and changes.
Sentiment: positive
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Geely and Concordium announce blockchain tech JV - paultan.org

Geely and Concordium announce blockchain tech JV - paultan.org
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The Concordium Foundation and Geely Holding Group have signed a joint venture agreement that will use Concordium’s blockchain technology to “become a leading blockchain technology and service provider in China”. The JV will allow Geely …
Sentiment: positive
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How some countries control cryptocurrency trading, by operator

How some countries control cryptocurrency trading, by operator
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Cryptocurrency trader, Rume Ophi has said many countries have deployed diverse approaches to manage the trading on cryptocurrencies.
Sentiment: positive
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Why I reinvested all of my Alt Coins to the Newest and best ICO in cryptocurrency Student Coin!

Why I reinvested all of my Alt Coins to the Newest and best ICO in cryptocurrency Student Coin!
Added 3 days ago
Summary: I believe that Student Coin will become the new crypto standard, to overcome bitcoin in the coming year!  I believe this because Bitcoin will never be able to get past its sordid beginnings.  Especially now that businesses and financial corporations...
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Bitcoin Making Waves: Worldwide BTC News 21-2-21

Bitcoin Making Waves: Worldwide BTC News 21-2-21
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Over the past few weeks Bitcoin has been on an unmatchable trajectory, topping over $55,000 USD for one Bitcoin. Almost everyone in the USA now knows the word Bitcoin (and for those that don’t, they’re about to) but this isn’t just affecting America....
Sentiment: positive
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Financial privacy: How blockchain eliminates unsolicited snooping | Cryptopolitan

Financial privacy: How blockchain eliminates unsolicited snooping | Cryptopolitan
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The use of blockchain would play a drastic role in helping to keep the financial privacy of users.
Sentiment: positive
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Banks will be required to work with crypto, e-money and CBDCs to survive - Mosttraded.com

Banks will be required to work with crypto, e-money and CBDCs to survive - Mosttraded.com
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The global monetary landscape will have everyone storing electronic money, cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currencies in one bank.
Sentiment: positive
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Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard Confident Bitcoin Not a Threat to US Dollar – Regulation Bitcoin News

Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard Confident Bitcoin Not a Threat to US Dollar – Regulation Bitcoin News
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, James Bullard, has shared his view on the future of bitcoin. He is confident that the cryptocurrency poses no threat to the U.S. dollar. Referencing the unpopularity of various versions of dollars issued before the Civil War by banks, Bullard predicts the same fate will happen to bitcoin.
Sentiment: negative
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Inside the Fight Against India’s Proposed Crypto Ban

Inside the Fight Against India’s Proposed Crypto Ban
Added 3 days ago
Summary: As the Indian government’s crypto ban draft bill looms large, Indian crypto businesses are coordinating efforts to convince the government that regulation is the better approach.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $FISI
Cryptos: $BTC$WRX

Cryptocurrency ban in Nigeria: CBN, SEC to provide level field for investments - Daily Post Nigeria

Cryptocurrency ban in Nigeria: CBN, SEC to provide level field for investments - Daily Post Nigeria
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have agreed to collaborate and conduct research with a view to finding
Sentiment: positive
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Sudan devalues currency in effort to access debt relief

Sudan devalues currency in effort to access debt relief
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Move meets key demand by foreign lenders to help Sudan’s transitional authorities overhaul battered economy.
Sentiment: negative
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BUSINESS ROUNDUP: Nigerian companies borrowed N1.11tn in 2020; IMF backs CBN ban on cryptocurrency; other stories | Ripples Nigeria

BUSINESS ROUNDUP: Nigerian companies borrowed N1.11tn in 2020; IMF backs CBN ban on cryptocurrency; other stories | Ripples Nigeria
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Hello, and welcome to Business Roundup this week. Here, we bring you highlights of events that happened during the week -from the capital market to the |
Sentiment: positive
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Sudan announces managed currency float to revive economy

Sudan announces managed currency float to revive economy
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Sudan has announced a managed floating exchange rate system and sharply devalued its currency
Sentiment: negative
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UK urged to take lead in easing debt crisis in developing countries

UK urged to take lead in easing debt crisis in developing countries
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Boris Johnson should use upcoming G7 presidency to insist UK banks join debt suspension schemes, campaigners say
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $FISI

Inside the Fight Against India’s Proposed Crypto Ban

Inside the Fight Against India’s Proposed Crypto Ban
Added 3 days ago
Summary: As the Indian government’s crypto ban draft bill looms large, Indian crypto businesses are coordinating efforts to convince the government that regulation is the better approach.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC$WRX

JPMorgan Still Has Attitude of Gloom and Doom Towards BTC - Crypto Press

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Summary: Bitcoin has been doing extremely well as of late, but that’s not stopping financial giants from viewing it in a bad light. One of those doubters is JPMorgan, who recently claimed in a new report that bitcoin was never going to hit $40,000 again. The world’s number one digital currency by market cap ultimately proved […]
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The Technology Behind Bitcoin’s $1T Valuation And Its Application Beyond Cryptocurrency

The Technology Behind Bitcoin’s $1T Valuation And Its Application Beyond Cryptocurrency
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Summary: Though Bitcoin is the earliest application of blockchain technology, its implementation beyond cryptocurrencies positions it as one of the future’s leading technologies that will transform the way businesses operate in years to come.
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Banks will be required to work with crypto, e-money and CBDCs to survive

Banks will be required to work with crypto, e-money and CBDCs to survive
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Summary: Banks are still unprepared to deal with new technologies, but in order to survive, they must combine different forms of money: from cash and crypto to central bank digital currencies.
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UPDATE 1-Former Bank of England Governor Carney joins board of digital payments company Stripe

UPDATE 1-Former Bank of England Governor Carney joins board of digital payments company Stripe
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Summary: Mark Carney, former head of the UK and Canadian central banks, has joined the board of U.S. digital payments company Stripe Inc, days after the company was reported to be planning a primary funding round valuing it at over $100 billion.
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Bitcoin price fell slightly this morning after setting a record above $ 56,000 - AZCoin News

Bitcoin price fell slightly this morning after setting a record above $ 56,000 - AZCoin News
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Summary: Bitcoin price fell slightly this morning February 21 after setting a record above $ 56,000. At press time, BTC is trading around $ 56,504.
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Former Bank of England Governor Carney joins board of digital payments company Stripe

Former Bank of England Governor Carney joins board of digital payments company Stripe
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Mark Carney, former head of the UK and Canadian central banks, has joined the board of U.S. digital payments company Stripe Inc, days after the company was reported to be planning a primary funding round valuing it at over $100 billion.
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Former Bank of England Governor Carney joins board of digital payments company Stripe

Former Bank of England Governor Carney joins board of digital payments company Stripe
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Mark Carney, former head of the UK and Canadian central banks, has joined the board of U.S. digital payments company Stripe Inc, days after the company was reported to be planning a primary funding round valuing it at over $100 billion.
Sentiment: positive
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Pricey San Francisco Seeing Population Exodus in Wake of COVID-19 Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Pricey San Francisco Seeing Population Exodus in Wake of COVID-19 Pandemic - Times of San Diego
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The decline in the city's population may have topped 27,000, the fourth highest in the nation as part of a broader population reshuffle from major cities.
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Everyone is talking up bitcoin as cryptocurrencies go mainstream

Everyone is talking up bitcoin as cryptocurrencies go mainstream
Added 4 days ago
Summary: But some say this moment in the sun is more hype than substance
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Learning To Live With Crypto

Learning To Live With Crypto
Added 4 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
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Buffalo man charged after allegedly submitting multiple fraudulent PPP loan applications

Buffalo man charged after allegedly submitting multiple fraudulent PPP loan applications
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Summary: The man was charged with wire fraud, bank fraud, and false statements to a financial institution.
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Facebook, WhatsApp Pay, Libra/Diem, CBDC news — Diem live in March?

Facebook, WhatsApp Pay, Libra/Diem, CBDC news — Diem live in March?
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Summary: There’s no evidence that Facebook’s cleared Diem with regulators in the US, the EU and Switzerland — as they pinky-swore they would absolutely do before launch. But I’m sure they wouldn’t go …
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RochesterFirst

RochesterFirst
Added 4 days ago
Summary: BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)– Christian Johnson, 23, of Buffalo has been charged with wire fraud, bank fraud and false statements to a financial institution for allegedly working to defraud financial institutions by filing for COVID relief aid, according to the United States Attorney. Officials tell us criminal complaint against Johnson was unsealed Friday revealing his alleged […]
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Bitcoin Breaks Above $57,000, Printing New All-Time High

Bitcoin Breaks Above $57,000, Printing New All-Time High
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Summary: Bitcoin has scored another all-time high, reaching $57,000 after hitting $54,500 on Friday
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China Imposes Further Caps on Online Lending Amid Clampdown

China Imposes Further Caps on Online Lending Amid Clampdown
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Summary: China’s banking regulator imposed new restrictions on banks and financial institutions working with online microlenders including those led by Jack Ma’s Ant Group Co., dealing further blows to one of the fastest-growing business segments for financial-technology behemoths.
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Reasons Why Bitcoin Could Double Your Money In 2021

Reasons Why Bitcoin Could Double Your Money In 2021
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Summary: The price of no other assets in the world has increased as fast as that of Bitcoin (BTC). From USD10,764 in September 2020 to 48,840 on February 17, 2021 – its value quadrupled in just 5 months. If you are a crypto investor or one who is planning to...
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Bitcoin Market Value Tops $1T as Price Passes $53,697 - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Market Value Tops $1T as Price Passes $53,697 - CoinDesk
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Summary: A year ago, bitcoin's market value was $178 billion.
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Bitcoin: Bubble or breakthrough?

Bitcoin: Bubble or breakthrough?
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Summary: The smartest insight and analysis, from all perspectives, rounded up from around the web
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Blockchain Week in Review - February 2021 #2 | JD Supra

Blockchain Week in Review - February 2021 #2 | JD Supra
Added 4 days ago
Summary: U.S. Developments - Tesla buys $1.5 billion in Bitcoin - In a 10-K filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday, Tesla...
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Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High At $55,394 What’s Next?

Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High At $55,394 What’s Next?
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Bitcoin (BTC) is now making new all-time highs on a daily basis as we have witnessed another major move from the leading digital currency. The rapidly growing institutional adoption has led Bitcoin to another new all-time high value as the world’s biggest digital asset has broken another bullish price level a few hours ago. Bitcoin …
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US charges 3 North Koreans with hack on Seth Rogen/James Franco movie and stealing $1.3 billion

US charges 3 North Koreans with hack on Seth Rogen/James Franco movie and stealing $1.3 billion
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The US has charged three North Korean computer programmers over the theft of $1.3 billion and the well-publicized attack on a Hollywood film starring Seth Rogen and James Franco which depicts Kim Jong-un being assassinated.
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Kenya Is Becoming a Global Hub of FinTech Innovation

Kenya Is Becoming a Global Hub of FinTech Innovation
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Other countries can learn from how it’s using technology to expand financial inclusion.
Sentiment: positive
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SBI Makes 'Eight-figure' Investment in Swiss Crypto Bank

SBI Makes 'Eight-figure' Investment in Swiss Crypto Bank
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Sygnum has raised approximately $30 million over the past half a year.
Sentiment: positive
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‘Far from adequate’: Hongkongers in exile call for Australia to lift its response to Beijing crackdown

‘Far from adequate’: Hongkongers in exile call for Australia to lift its response to Beijing crackdown
Added 5 days ago
Summary: MP Ted Hui was once dragged by force from the chamber. He and fellow pro-democracy politicians are pushing for Australia to do more for those in Beijing’s crosshairs.
Sentiment: negative
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
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News 4 Buffalo

News 4 Buffalo
Added 5 days ago
Summary: BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)– Christian Johnson, 23, of Buffalo has been charged with wire fraud, bank fraud and false statements to a financial institution for allegedly working to defraud financial institutions by filing for COVID relief aid, according to the United States Attorney. Officials tell us criminal complaint against Johnson was unsealed Friday revealing his alleged […]
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Nigerian Influencer Ramon ‘Hushpuppi’ Abbas Laundered Funds For North Korean Hackers, Says U.S. Department Of Justice

Nigerian Influencer Ramon ‘Hushpuppi’ Abbas Laundered Funds For North Korean Hackers, Says U.S. Department Of Justice
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Known online as “Hushpuppi” and the “Billionaire Gucci Master,” Abbas faces fresh questions over links to a 2019 “North Korean-perpetrated cyber-enabled heist.”
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