Monochrome To Launch Spot Bitcoin ETF In Australia – Bitcoin Magazine

Monochrome is eyeing a spot bitcoin ETF in Australia, adding to an already crowded market in the country. The fund’s partner has received unique regulatory approval to offer direct exposure to bitcoin. The U.S. continues to lag behind in the spot bitcoin ETF ecosystem. Monochrome Bitcoin Fund will release another spot bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) … Read more

Bitcoin Is Holding Steady At $24,000; Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, And Xrp All Are Up By Up To 8%.

On Wednesday, the cryptocurrency market had uneven trading, with meme tokens making significant gains and crypto-heavyweight Bitcoin remaining almost unchanged. Dogecoin increased by more than 8%, while XRP increased by 4%. Shiba Inu and Polkadot both contributed 3%. Avalanche and Polygon both had a 1% decline. The market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies rose slightly to … Read more

Colombia to prevent tax evasion with national digital currency: Report

Amid Colombia’s economic growth beat expectations in the second quarter, an official at the country’s tax and customs agency has hinted at some national digital currency plans. Luis Carlos Reyes, the head of the Colombian Tax and Customs National Authority, claimed that the government of newly inaugurated Colombian President Gustavo Petro will seek to create … Read more

BBC Chair Linked to Russian-sanctioned Subsidiary Blockchain Platform

Chairman of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Richard Sharp, has been shown to have ties with Vladimir Potanin, one of Russia’s richest men.  While there has been no direct indictment for the business relationship between Sharp and Potanin, the link has stimulated media, considering the fact that Potanin has now been placed under various sanctions … Read more

Experts explain what ‘Big Short’ Michael Burry’s stock exit means for crypto

Michael Burry, the investor who famously shorted the 2008 housing bubble, has dumped nearly all the stocks in his portfolio during Q2, suggesting there may be carnage ahead for stock and crypto markets. According to a 13F disclosure filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Aug. 15, Burry’s hedge fund Scion Asset Management … Read more

Brazil’s Bank BTG Pactual Launches Crypto Trading Platform

BTG Pactual, Brazil’s sixth largest investment bank, has launched its cryptocurrency trading platform. André Portilho, head of digital assets at BTG Pactual, confirmed that the crypto trading platform, called Mynt, is now officially available to the public. “Cryptocurrencies are a new technology with great potential for transformation, bringing with it risks and opportunities. Entering the cryptocurrency … Read more

Tornado Cash ban could spell disaster for other privacy protocols — Manta co-founder

There are mounting concerns that recent United States government sanctions against Tornado Cash will become a “slippery slope” for Web3 privacy that could eventually make the entire space “meaningless.” Speaking to Cointelegraph, Shumo Chu, co-founder of privacy protocol Manta Network expressed worry that the strict sanctions against Tornado Cash could have a knock-on effect on … Read more

Crypto Risk Platform Solidus Labs Hires Former CFTC Commissioner Dawn Stump as Strategic Advisor

Solidus Labs, a New York-based crypto risk monitoring firm, announced on Tuesday that it has appointed Dawn Stump, a former commissioner of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), as the company’s strategic advisor. Stump will offer advice and support the company’s regulatory engagement and policy development strategy in her role. Established in 2018 by … Read more