In the aftermath of banks’ horrorshow: Law Decoded, March 13–20.


A week after the twinning collapse of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and Signature Bank, and the trouble at Credit Suisse, the dust is slowly settling down. A week after the twinning collapse of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and Signature Bank, and the trouble at Credit Suisse, the dust is slowly settling down. SVB Financial Group

Report Claims U.S. Prosecutors Investigate Hedge Funds in Connection with Binance Dealings 


Federal prosecutors are reportedly investigating U.S.-based hedge funds that have dealt with the cryptocurrency exchange Binance, according to two people familiar with the matter. The hedge funds were allegedly issued subpoenas by the U.S. attorney’s office for the Western District of Washington. Sources Say U.S. Department of Justice Probes American Hedge Funds in Cryptocurrency Investigation

This week in crypto: SBF extradited to the United States


SBF is finally in the United States after signing an agreement earlier this year. The SEC chair said the agency would continue cracking down on cryptocurrency companies. Paxful removes Ether from their trading platform. SBF is now in the United States Sam Bankman-Fried, the former CEO of FTX, is now back in the US after

Abnormal token price movements on Binance not hack-related, confirms CZ


On Dec. 11, Binance issued a notice about abnormal price movements for some trading pairs. As a result, the exchange began an investigation to narrow down suspicious accounts responsible for the issue. Crypto exchange Binance began investigating suspicious behavior on its platform after noticing abnormal price movements for certain trading pairs involving Sun Token (SUN)

Report: 11.4% of UAE Residents Have Invested in Cryptocurrencies


Just over 11% of United Arab Emirates (UAE) residents have invested in cryptocurrencies, a report issued by the country’s Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) has reportedly said. Globally, the United Arab Emirates is now ranked tenth in terms of cryptocurrency investment rate. UAE’s Mission to Become a Global Crypto Hub According to a

3 reasons why Binance Chain (BNB) rallied 66% since the crypto market crashed


BNB token holds a $50 billion market cap and has rallied 66% since the crypto market crashed, but what is behind the altcoin’s tremendous recovery? BNB, the native token of Binance’s BNB Chain , has bounced 66% from its $183 low in mid-June. The move consolidates its position as the third-ranked cryptocurrency (when stablecoin market

Binance to assist Cambodia in developing crypto regulations


Crypto exchange Binance has signed similar agreements with governments in Kazakhstan, Dubai and Bermuda. Crypto exchange Binance has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Securities and Exchange Regulator of Cambodia (SERC), according to a June 30 announcement.Binance and SERC will work together to develop crypto regulations in the country. SERC is looking to leverage…

LUNA 2 price jumps 90% ahead of big Binance airdrop


Overall, however, the price has tanked 56% since launching on the weekend at an opening price of $18.87. The price of Terra (LUNA) briefly spiked around 90% overnight to an intraday high of $11.33 ahead of Binance’s airdrop but has since dropped back to around $8.26 at the time of writing. At current prices, as…

Ad restrictions won’t impact crypto demand, Binance CEO says


Changpeng Zhao said that the majority of crypto demand and user adoption come from word-of-mouth marketing. Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) claimed that the growing restrictions on crypto advertisement won’t impact the demand.During his interview with CNBC, CZ stressed that physical crypto advertisements and crypto ads, in general, have not had much impact on user…

Russia does ‘absolutely nothing’ to regulate crypto, RACIB head says


The recent law “On Digital Financial Assets” has not gone far enough in the eyes of Russian crypto industry advocates. Despite Russia adopting its first cryptocurrency law in January 2021, the country’s cryptocurrency market is still largely unregulated and is associated with a lot of uncertainty, according to a local industry advocate.Yury Pripachkin, head of…

Poland financial regulator issues public warning about Binance


The cryptocurrency market is “neither regulated nor subject to supervision” to the Polish Financial Supervision Authority, the regulator said. As Binance faces scrutiny from regulators around the globe, Poland’s finance watchdog has issued a consumer warning about the cryptocurrency exchange.On Wednesday, the Polish Financial Supervision Authority (PFSA) published a statement on Binance’s growing regulatory issues around the…

‘Compliance is a journey,’ says Binance CEO amid regulatory scrutiny


The crypto industry has massively evolved since Binance’s launch four years ago, but it still needs more regulatory certainty, Binance’s CEO said. Amid intensifying concerns over Binance’s global regulatory issues, the company’s CEO and founder Changpeng Zhao has underscored the exchange’s commitment to cooperating with regulators.In an open letter on Tuesday, Zhao emphasized that the…

CoinMarketCap launches Ethereum token swaps powered by Uniswap


CoinMarketCap has launched a token swap feature via integration with Uniswap, and has hinted at supporting additional DEXs and networks in the future. CoinMarketCap (CMC) has launched a token swap feature on its website through an integration with decentralized exchange Uniswap. CMC is one of the most well known crypto market data aggregators in the…

1inch Network increases liquidity sources by expanding to Polygon


Polygon, formerly known as Matic, offers 1inch Network more capabilities, including higher throughput and access to large liquidity pools. 1inch Network, a leading decentralized exchange aggregator, has officially expanded to Polygon — a move that opens up additional liquidity sources on Curve, SushiSwap, QuickSwap, Aave V2 and Cometh.1inch announced Thursday that the exchange liquidity pools will…

Top 3 Binance Smart Chain Projects to Watch This Month


So far, the sector of decentralised finance (DeFi) has been built almost exclusively on Ethereum, but given the network’s congestion issues and high gas fees, many users and developers are turning their attention to faster and cheaper blockchains with smart contract functionality. One of the most successful of these contenders to Ethereum has been Binance…

PancakeSwap (CAKE) aims to take a slice out of Uniswap’s DeFi dominance


PancakeSwap has emerged as one of the top DeFi platforms and its Binance Smart Chain integration makes it a liquidity magnet against competitors like Uniswap and SushiSwap. Decentralized finance has taken a back seat to nonfungible tokens over the past month but this hasn’t stopped the top DeFi projects from developing and strategizing how to…

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