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Blockchain may solve Twitter and Facebook’s moderation issues says Aragon exec

Aragon co-founder Luis Cuende told Cryptox that the decentralized technology his company has been developing could find its perfect use case on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. In recent months, content moderation practices employed by global social media platforms have been criticized by people across the political spectrum. Libertarian-leaning

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UK FCA derivatives ban signals disapproval of crypto as a whole, CoinShares exec says

Following the definitive ban of cryptocurrency derivatives in the United Kingdom, cryptocurrency companies in the country shared their thoughts on the matter with Cryptox.Among the most affected is CoinShares, a U.K. company known for providing cryptocurrency exchange-traded notes, or ETNs. Unlike exchange-traded funds, ETNs do not necessarily own the underlying

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Morgan Stanley exec says this demographic prefers Bitcoin over gold

According to a Morgan Stanley executive, the young and adventurous usually go for crypto, while older investors stick to more traditional assets.In a Sept. 8 interview with CNN anchor Julia Chatterley, Morgan Stanley’s head of emerging markets and chief global strategist Ruchir Sharma stated that the generational divide when it

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Blockchain can shield banks from billion-dollar trade finance scandals, says exec

The pressure induced by the ongoing economic crisis, obsolete trade finance systems and mounting geopolitical tensions is pushing the international trade finance industry down a rabbit hole. To add to the already critical situation, recent trade finance scandals involving major players such as Hin Leong, ZenRock, Agritrade and Hontop Energy amounted

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DeFi User Base Needs to Be More Decentralized, Says Former ConsenSys Exec

At a Kraken-hosted webinar titled “DeFi-ing expectations: the future of Ethereum,” panelists discussed the rise of decentralized finance, its defining features and how to measure its success.The webinar was held on July 31 and featured known DeFi influencers Anthony Sassano, co-founder of EthHub.io, Ryan Sean Adams, founder of Mythos Capital,

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