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Goldman Sachs announces Ethereum futures, institutional interest grows

US multinational bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc. plans to offer trading in Ethereum (ETH) futures, the company’s global head of digital assets, Mathew McDermott, told Bloomberg. Futures are financial instruments that allow traders to bet (usually with ‘leverage’) on the price movements of underlying assets without the need to hold that asset. This helps avoid […]Read More

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PayPal processed nearly $2 billion worth of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and

PayPal’s custodian of crypto funds, itBit, traded over $2.1 billion worth of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and PAX in May, according to data provided by analytics tool Nomics. Owned by Paxos, itBit is a crypto exchange that provides liquidity for PayPal, a US company operating an online payments system that entered into the crypto […]Read More

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Miami mayor Francis Suarez holds Bitcoin and Ethereum, and he’s

Miami mayor Francis Suarez holds Bitcoin and Ethereum, he revealed during an interview with business outlet CNBC today. “I own Bitcoin and I own Ethereum,” Suarez said. He added, “I haven’t bought the dip yet but I’m planning to. I’ve just been too busy.” “I own #bitcoin and I own #ethereum,” says @FrancisSuarez. “I haven’t […]Read More

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Crypto bets via Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP are fueling illegal gambling

The acceptance of top cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and XRP on gambling sites are part of the reason why illegal online gambling is rising in Asia, a report from the Asian Racing Federation (ARF) said earlier this week. Macau’s famed ‘junkets’—businesses that act as middlemen for Chinese high-rollers who make up half the city’s gambling […]Read More