FINANCE & CRYPTO

Don’t Be Fooled By Brian Armstrong’s PR Spin: Coinbase Isn’t the Victim With the...

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has fooled reporters and mainstream press with the cliché opener of any public relations offensive: Get ahead of the scandal. Armstrong on Tuesday dumped allegations against the Securities and Exchange Commission...

Mark Cuban Tells Coinbase CEO to Go On ‘Offensive’ Against SEC

Mark Cuban is siding with Coinbase over the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The billionaire investor on Wednesday responded to Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong's allegations that the government regulator was threatening his company with a...

Grayscale Throws Weight Behind Uniswap in New DeFi Fund

Grayscale is betting big on Uniswap. The largest cryptocurrency investment manager announced a new decentralized finance (DeFi) fund providing investors exposure to the top cryptocurrencies by market cap. Minimum investments start at $50,000, according to a...

Fidelity Has Noticed ‘More Interest’ and ‘Demand’ for Ethereum

Fidelity has its eyes on Ethereum. When the Boston-based asset manager launched its digital custody last year, Bitcoin was the only cryptocurrency available to eligible investors. But Fidelity may soon wade into Ethereum and other...

George Soros’ Hedge Fund Has Reportedly Entered the Bitcoin Game

George Soros' hedge fund may have just pulled the trigger on Bitcoin. Sources at Soros Fund Management told TheStreet that their firm's chief investment officer Dawn Fitzpatrick gave the green light on trading Bitcoin as part...

OpenAI CEO Sam Altman Backs Eye-Scanning Crypto Venture Worldcoin

A Silicon Valley kingmaker is eying your iris. According to Bloomberg, OpenAI CEO and former Y Combinator President Sam Altman has backed Worldcoin—an early stage cryptocurrency startup which aims to scan irises to create unique...

Could El Salvador’s Bitcoin Adoption Spark Economic Crisis?

The El Salvador Bitcoin surprise was the green light seen around the world. When El Salvadorian President Nayib Bukele announced during the Miami Bitcoin conference that his country would be the first to accept Bitcoin...

Republican Party Apparatus Will Accept Political Donations in Cryptocurrency

House Republicans will accept cryptocurrency as political donations. The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) announced on Thursday plans to process crypto donations through BitPay. "We are focused on pursuing every avenue possible to further our mission...

Deutsche Bank Announces End of ‘Neoliberalism’ and Forecasts Recession

Deutsche Bank says the good days of neoliberalism and Reagan era economic policy are over, and the worst is yet to come. "It is no exaggeration to say that we are departing from neoliberalism and...

Did Bitcoin Maximalism Become Fanaticism at the Miami Conference?

God may be dead, but religion isn’t.  The “Bitcoin 2021” conference brought together a ten-thousand-plus legion of devoted believers. Founders, investors, developers, day traders, and retail hodlers swarmed the modern-day Vatican of the Bitcoin movement:...