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Blockchain Bites: Square’s $50M BTC Investment, MetaMask’s 1M Users, BitMEX’s New CEO

CryptoX is preparing for the invest: ethereum economy virtual event on Oct. 14 with a special series of newsletters focused on Ethereum’s past, present and future. Every day until the event the team behind Blockchain Bites will dive into an aspect of Ethereum that excites or confuses us. The Top Shelf news you subscribed to is down

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BitMEX’s Indictment and DeFi, Feat. Stephen Palley & Preston Byrne

Crypto legal experts join to discuss the U.S. government’s case against BitMEX and its implications for the broader ecosystem. Our main discussion explores the ramifications of the recent BitMEX charges.Yesterday, BitMEX was targeted with both civil and criminal complaints, with the CTO being arrested for violation of the Bank Secrecy Act. In

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BitMEX’s Receding Market Share Might Have Spared Bitcoiners Bigger Sell-Off

Four years ago, when the Seychelles-based cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX announced a new product called the “perpetual bitcoin leveraged swap,” few traders in nascent digital-asset markets could have anticipated what a major impact the obscure roll-out would have on the industry.But the instrument, which made it easy for customers to trade

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BitMEX’s Hayes: Bitfinex’s LEO Sale Sign Of Returning Bitcoin Bull Market

Weeks ago, Bitcoin exchange giant Bitfinex raised $1 billion worth of capital, purportedly denoted in Tether’s USDT, in an in-house initial exchange offering (IEO). The token being sold was Bitfinex’s own, LEO, and became a popular investment opportunity for whales and other industry insiders.Since the raise finished, news on the

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Analyst Claims Bitcoin (BTC) At $10,000 Unlikely By Year’s End, BitMEX’s Hayes Begs To Differ

Bitcoin Options Traders Aren’t Too Optimistic Traders of Bitcoin (BTC) options contracts aren’t entirely optimistic, according to recently-compiled statistics. Per MarketWatch, who cited data from Skew’s Emmanuel Goh, while there has been more volume in the cryptocurrency market, investors in options (which allows traders to bet on an asset’s price at

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Following BitMEX’s Footsteps? Programmer Reveals Margin Trading Code In Binance’s Bitcoin Pairs

While cryptocurrencies have fallen dramatically over the course of yesteryear, volatility has plummeted. Per data gathered by BitVol, an analytics provider, the Bitcoin-to-USD 30-day volatility has fallen from 7.5% at BTC’s $20,000 peak to 2.6% today. It’s a similar sight for Litecoin, Ethereum, and an array of other liquid crypto

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