Why Wyoming’s Governor Supports the State’s Crypto Banking Law
by Nathan DiCamillo on October 26, 2020 at 8:45 pm
Keeping Wyoming's lead in crypto banking is a priority of the state's top elected official, Gov. Mark Gordon.
Market Wrap: Bitcoin Falls to $12.7K as Global Equities Falter; Ethereum Fees Continue to Drop
by Daniel Cawrey on October 26, 2020 at 8:26 pm
Bitcoin’s price took a dive along with most other assets as Ethereum fees continue to dip.
Hedge Funds Failures, Bankruptcies and Pandemic Fatigue
by Nathaniel Whittemore on October 26, 2020 at 7:00 pm
As cases rise and the U.S. settles in for a fresh wave of COVID-19, the economic fallout from round one is still being felt, from hedge funds to bankruptcies and beyond.
From DeFi to DeOps: How Public Blockchains Could Supplement ERP Systems
by Paul Brody on October 26, 2020 at 6:34 pm
As DeFi does away with middlemen in finance, "DeOps" could reduce the need for intermediaries in large-scale supply systems.
PayPal’s Crypto Offering May Be ‘a Huge Headache’ for Taxpayers
by Jaspreet Kalra on October 26, 2020 at 6:31 pm
PayPal opening its network to cryptocurrencies could create a serious tax headache for users.
US Bail Funds Are Seeing an Uptick in Cryptocurrency Donations
by Benjamin Powers on October 26, 2020 at 6:18 pm
The Bail Project, Chicago Community Bond Fund and Nashville Community Bail Fund take cryptocurrency donations not just in BTC, but also ETH and even BAT.
Harvest Finance: $24M Attack Triggers $570M ‘Bank Run’ in Latest DeFi Exploit
by William Foxley on October 26, 2020 at 5:05 pm
Harvest Finance has seen its total value locked drop by more than $500 million in the 12 hours since being hit by a flash loan attack.
Blockchain Bites: DeFi’s Harvest Hit, IRS’ Crypto Clarification, JPMorgan’s Buoyant Bitcoin Note
by Daniel Kuhn on October 26, 2020 at 4:44 pm
PLUS: Ethereum developer Virgil Griffith's legal defense, PayPal's dropped client and more.
Notional Launches Out of Stealth to Bring Fixed-Rate Lending to DeFi
by Doreen Wang on October 26, 2020 at 4:00 pm
Notional enables fixed-rate debt on Ethereum using a new on-chain automated market maker.
The Big Choices When Designing Central Bank Digital Currencies
by Marcelo M. Prates on October 26, 2020 at 3:55 pm
A retail CBDC or an indirect one? Synthetic? An API approach? How central banks implement digital currencies will have seismic implications.