Stablecoin

Europe’s central bank is concerned about possible runs on stablecoins

The European Central Bank has warned the global community about the risks of so-called “stablecoin runs.” Analogous to the term...

ETH price loses ground, but network metrics say DeFi season not over yet

Ether has dropped around 30% from its 2020 high of $482 on Sept. 1 to $340 in five days. The drop in the price of Ether (ETH) a...
September 22, 2020
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Facebook-backed Libra welcomes Blockchain Capital as new member

The Facebook-initiated Libra blockchain project continues to grow as its governing body has added a new major industry partner....

Privacy laws might prove to be a blessing in disguise for crypto

Anti-establishment and counter-government sentiments fuelled the early days of crypto. More than a decade later, crypto is slow...
September 14, 2020
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stablecoins could impact EU financial sovereignty ‘for decades’

The governor of the Bank of France has warned that Europe cannot afford to lose momentum in tackling the challenges posed by pr...

USDC now capable of 1000 transactions per second with near-zero fees

As part of an initiative bringing stablecoin USD Coin (USDC) to other blockchains, USDC is now available on the public Algorand...

A new decentralized exchange lets users trade commodity and crypto derivatives

Fetch.ai is launching Mettalex, a decentralized exchange that allows its users to trade commodity and crypto derivatives. The u...
September 8, 2020
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Stablecoin market cap increases by $100M every single day

The rise of DeFi protocols and the demand for tokens in liquidity pools may be contributing to a huge surge in the supply of st...
September 4, 2020
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Swiss crypto bank Sygnum scores approval for digital asset trading

Sygnum, a major cryptocurrency bank in Switzerland, is preparing to finally introduce digital asset trading after receiving reg...

Tether surpasses XRP by market cap again

Tether (UDST), the world’s largest stablecoin by market capitalization, has again surpassed major altcoin XRP. On Sept. 1, Teth...