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Bitcoin at Center Stage (and Record High) as Mastercard, BNY

Price Point Bitcoin (BTC) jumped more than 6% Thursday to a new record high of $48,297 after Mastercard (MA) confirmed CoinDesk’s exclusive Wednesday that the payments-processing giant plans to let merchants receive payments in cryptocurrency starting later this year. And Bank of New York Mellon (BK), the world’s largest custodian bank with some $41 trillion of […]Read More

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Bitfinex Says It Repaid Tether for $550M Loan at Center

Crypto exchange Bitfinex claimed Friday it repaid the remaining balance of a $550 million loan to its sister firm, Tether, the issuer of the tether (USDT) stablecoin. In 2018 the exchange borrowed more than $600 million from Tether, with which it shares executives and ownership. The transaction was made public in April 2019 after the […]Read More