Category: Blochain News

Mercado Livre Bans Cryptocurrency Listings Following $750 Million Investment From Paypal

Mercado Livre Bans Cryptocurrency Listings Following 0 Million Investment From Paypal Cryptocurrency listings have been prohibited from publication on Mercado Livre, also known as Free Market, following a $ 750 million investment into the platform from Paypal. Just prior to the announcement, more than 10,000 listings relating to virtual currencies […]

Indian Exchange Launches Lending Program for 5 Cryptocurrencies

Indian Exchange Launches Lending Program for 5 Cryptocurrencies An Indian crypto exchange has launched a program that allows its users to earn interest on their cryptocurrencies held at the exchange. Initially, users can lend BTC, USDT, BNB, XRP, and ETH. The CEO of the exchange has shared details about this […]

Switzerland’s Largest Online Retailer Starts Accepting 10 Cryptocurrencies

Switzerland’s Largest Online Retailer Starts Accepting 10 Cryptocurrencies The largest Swiss online retailer, Digitec Galaxus, has started accepting crypto payments at its two stores. Customers can choose from 10 cryptocurrencies to pay with including BTC, BCH, BNB, ETH, TRX, OMG, and XRP. One of the stores specializes in consumer electronics […]

Stablecoins Are Threatened by These Two Major Issues

Stablecoins Are Threatened by These Two Major Issues On the heels of recent commentary from the published correspondence between Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton and representative Ted Budd, SEC senior advisor Valerie Szczepanik explained at Austin’s SXSW conference that stablecoins may be violating current securities laws. Also […]

Onecoin Leaders Indicted in the U.S. for Operating ‘Fraudulent Pyramid Scheme’

Onecoin Leaders Indicted in the U.S. for Operating ‘Fraudulent Pyramid Scheme’ On March 8, the Department of Justice and the U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of New York (SDNY) announced that officials have indicted two of the top leaders of the notorious Onecoin project. The prosecutors charged Onecoin cofounders Konstantin […]