Another day of methodical testimony unfolded in Judge John Tharp’s federal courtroom on Wednesday, the second day of testimony in the case of the Department of Justice versus James Vorley and Cedric Chancu.
SushiSwap burst onto the DeFi scene when it exploited Uniswap’s liquidity pool by issuing a governance token which rewarded Sushi’s founder with a $14 million windfall. Chef Nomi, Sushi’s founder, was shamed into returning the funds to Sushi.
Bitstamp, a Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency trading platform, has upgraded its matching engine with new technology from Nasdaq that will accelerate order matching by up to 1,250 times current speeds once it is fully implemented.
Bithumb, the largest cryptocurrency trading platform in South Korea, was raided for the second time in a week as local Seoul police investigate potential fraud related to a failed merger and related token issuance.
Binance, one of the largest networks of cryptocurrency trading platforms in the world, today launched Liquid Swap, a platform that lets users deposit crypto into automated market maker accounts for trading.
The original bitcoin swap execution facility and clearing house, LedgerX, has been granted authority to clear non-digital asset based products. First launched in 2017, LedgerX became a futures exchange in 2019.
Turning their backs on privacy coins, users prefer bitcoin, according to cryptocurrency data research firm CoinMetrics. Bitcoin is transacted 16 times more frequently than the three major privacy coins Monero, Zcash and GRIN combined.
YEarn is a decentralized finance protocol whose governing token reached a market price this weekend of more than $38K despite eYarn founder Andre Cronje’s having warned that the tokens are “worthless.”
The August 2020 Hemp: Benchmarks and Analysis was published last week by our friends at PanXchange. Now, at the end of August the harvest of field grown industrial hemp has not only begun, but also some early harvested hemp targeted to the cannabidiol (CBD) market is...