Terra Supporters Hope to ‘Defy the Odds’ by Pumping the Now-Defunct Stablecoin USTC Back to $1 Parity – Altcoins Bitcoin News

It’s been six months since Terra’s algorithmic stablecoin UST (now USTC) depegged from the U.S. dollar and the price has remained depegged from the greenback since May 9, 2022. Currently, the former stablecoin is exchanging hands for $0.02 per unit, but a number of Terra Classic supporters believe there’s a chance USTC can regain its peg. Terra Supporters Want to Repeg the Once-Stable Coin USTC Amid the craziness surrounding the FTX collapse, fans of another stunted crypto project want to Read more …

Top 10 Bitcoin-Only Exchanges – Bitcoin Magazine

Introduction Bitcoin-only exchanges are platforms where people can buy or sell bitcoin using fiat currencies or stablecoins. You can refer to our guide on “How To Buy Bitcoin” for further information on joining an exchange. Still, you usually need to sign up with some basic personal data and transfer fiat or cryptocurrency to the platform to start buying bitcoin. Learning about Bitcoin is an important step you should follow before investing. So be sure to read our Bitcoin guide to Read more …

DOGE Down 10%, XRP Extends Declines – Market Updates Bitcoin News

Dogecoin was down by as much as 10% to start the week, as the token retreated from Sunday’s high. The meme coin raced to a three-week high over the weekend, however bulls appeared to have abandoned their positions, opting to secure profits. Xrp, formerly known as ripple, fell for a third straight session on Monday. Dogecoin (DOGE) Dogecoin (DOGE) was 10% lower on Monday, as traders moved to secure profits following recent gains. Following a high of $0.1057 on Sunday, Read more …

Stablecoin Economy Continues to Shrink Shedding Close to 5% in 2 Months – Altcoins Bitcoin News

During the last month, the market capitalization of all the stablecoins in existence dropped by more than 2%, shedding roughly $2.98 billion since the end of October. Statistics show that tether, the largest stablecoin by market valuation, saw its market cap lose more than 5% during the last 30 days. Tether’s market cap slipped from last month’s $69.13 billion to today’s $65.48 billion. Stablecoin Economy Drops Lower, Tether Market Cap Sheds 5% Statistics show that the stablecoin economy’s market valuation Read more …

BTC, ETH Start Week Lower as Bearish Sentiment Returns to Markets – Market Updates Bitcoin News

Bitcoin fell to a six-day low to start the week, as the token moved closer to the $16,000 level. The drop sees prices fall for a fifth straight session, with overall sentiment in the cryptocurrency market turning bearish. Ethereum was once again trading below $1,200, after trading above this point in recent days. Bitcoin Bitcoin (BTC) fell for a fifth straight session on Monday, as the token moved closer to a breakout below $16,000. BTC/USD slipped to an intraday low Read more …

Salvadoran Group Files Lawsuits Against President Nayib Bukele on Lack of Transparency in Bitcoin Purchases – Emerging Markets Bitcoin News

Cristosal, a Salvadoran nonprofit human rights organization, has filed three lawsuits related to President Nayib Bukele’s management of public funds to purchase bitcoin. The processes are being run before several national and international bodies, and call for the government to offer information on these purchases. President Nayib Bukele Sued by Salvadoran Nonprofit Cristosal On Nov. 17, Cristosal, a nonprofit human rights organization, announced that it has filed three different lawsuits against President Nayib Bukele, seeking to clarify the origin and Read more …

Minimax․Finance Announces the Integration of VERSE DEX – Press release Bitcoin News

press release PRESS RELEASE. Minimax.Finance integrated the recently launched VERSE DEX to provide the Minimax community with more options for cost-effective swaps on Ethereum network. VERSE pools are also available at the platform. The Minimax team has integrated VERSE DEX into Minimax’s swap section; now Minimax users can enjoy all the DEX benefits, including security and the absence of third-party custodians. This integration has been available at Minimax.Finance since its recent launch on Ethereum. This part of the integration will Read more …

Argentina to Revamp Anti Money Laundering Law, Proposes Creation of VASP Registry – Regulation Bitcoin News

Argentina is preparing to revamp its anti-money laundering and terrorism financing law. It has proposed to include the creation of a registry for virtual asset services providers (VASPs) in the country as part of the new modifications. The changes would prepare the country for the review that the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is slated to do on the subject next year. Argentina Might Create a Unified VASP Registry The discussion of a proposed revamp of the anti-money laundering and Read more …

DOGE Climbs 24%, Leads Top 10 Coins, In The Last Seven Days

Dogecoin is currently driving the market’s current recovery, at least in part. The memecoin’s price reached the $0.0945 on Monday, in the midst of the shockwave brought about by FTX’s implosion. Despite the strain, DOGE still proved its resilience at it soared 25 percent in the last week, data from Coingecko show, Monday. Here’s a quick rundown as DOGE fights back against the bear market: There is a chance that by 2023, DOGE will be worth $1 The technical indicators Read more …

Nigerian Crypto Exchange Quidax Cuts Its Workforce by 20% – Exchanges Bitcoin News

As it reels from the effects of what it termed a global economic downturn, the Nigerian digital asset exchange platform, Quidax, recently said it had laid off employees who constituted 20% of its workforce. Despite the layoffs, Quidax reportedly told its customers it is ‘not going anywhere, anytime soon.” ‘No Relationship With FTX’ The Nigerian cryptocurrency exchange, Quidax, reportedly claimed that the ensuing global economic downturn had forced it to let go 20% of the platform’s “exceptionally talented people.” The Read more …

South Korean Crypto Exchange Upbit Accused of Instigating Token Removal – Featured Bitcoin News

According to the CEO of Wemade, Henry Chang, the South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit was the brains behind the Digital Asset Exchange Joint Consultative Body (DAXA)’s decision to delist WEMIX. The Wemade CEO accused Upbit of applying different standards and of failing to furnish his company with the token supply guidelines. Wemade Not Formally Notified About the Delisting Decision Just days after an association of South Korean crypto exchanges announced the delisting of the WEMIX token, Henry Chang, the CEO Read more …

Bahamian Attorney General Insists FTX Is the Subject of an ‘Active and Ongoing Investigation’ – Bitcoin News

The troubled and now-bankrupt crypto exchange FTX is the subject of “an active and ongoing investigation,” Bahamian attorney general Ryan Pinder told the press on Sunday. Pinder also stressed that putting the blame on the Bahamas “because FTX is headquartered here would be a gross oversimplification of reality.” Bahamian Attorney General Says the ‘Bahamas Will Emerge, Held in Even Higher Esteem’ On Sunday, the attorney general of the Bahamas discussed the collapse of FTX Digital Markets, and he insisted that Read more …