Increasing institutional interest is a “Positive” sign for crypto: SEBA Bank Managing Director

As more institutions not only express interest in cryptocurrencies but actually invest in Web3 projects, getting into cryptocurrencies is becoming a matter of “when” rather than “if”, according to an executive at SEBA Bank, a company specializing in cryptocurrencies. Speaking at the World Token Summit was Nasha Afshar, a chartered financial analyst who works as … Read more

Mark Cuban takes aim at SEC, John Reed Stark and “crypto derangement syndrome”.

Crypto Twitter witnessed a heated debate this week. Billionaire investor Mark Cuban accused the SEC’s Gary Gensler of throwing crypto under the bus, while a former SEC official defended the regulator. In a spirited back-and-forth exchange on Twitter with former SEC official John Reed Stark that began on 14 June, Cuban took exception to Stark’s … Read more

UK MP Lisa Cameron is ‘not personally’ invested in Crypto but supports for Regulation.

Lisa Cameron, who has been a member of the United Kingdom Parliament since 2015, has not used the Bitcoin Lightning Network during her time as a lawmaker, but spends much of her time in office on digital assets. At the Consensus 2023 conference in Austin, Texas, on April 28, Cameron said she first began advocating … Read more

SEC’s Gary Gensler takes aim at Crypto again in tutorial video.

The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has again taken aim at the crypto industry, claiming that many crypto platforms are in violation of securities laws. In an April 27 tweet, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Gary Gensler shared a four-minute video of himself referring to crypto assets as “investment contracts” before … Read more

How to Tell a good Crypto Project from a bad one

The world of cryptocurrencies can be a daunting adventure, and with the inherent risk of capital, figuring out how to tell a good project from a bad one could be the difference between a bumpy ride or a smooth journey. Here are 10 data points to help you work out whether a project might be … Read more

Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan dumps crypto investments after $95M loss

Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan dumps crypto investments after $95M loss. OTPP shuns crypto industry after $95M loss in FTX; CEO stresses caution and member feedback. FTX investment by OTPP and other serious investors points to growing adoption of cryptocurrencies. OTPP writes off FTX investment; founder faces fraud charges; other Canadian pension funds suffer losses. The … Read more