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SBF and the Mooch tie the knot as FTX Ventures takes 30% stake of SkyBridge Capital

FTX Ventures, an arm of Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX crypto exchange, will acquire a 30% stake in alternative asset manager SkyBridge Capital, the firms announced Sept. 9. The terms of the deal were not disclosed, but SkyBridge will use $40 million of the proceeds to purchase cryptocurrencies to hold as a

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Bitcoin Takes Late Dive Below $19K, Ether Falls as Merge Countdown Begins

●Bitcoin (BTC): $18,843 −4.6% ●Ether (ETH): $1,576 −0.7% ●S&P 500 daily close: 3,906.28 −0.5% ●Gold: $1,712 per troy ounce +NaN% ●Ten-year Treasury yield daily close: 3.34% +0.1 Bitcoin, ether and gold prices are taken at approximately 4pm New York time. Bitcoin is the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (XBX); Ether is the CoinDesk Ether Price Index

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Bitcoin Takes Hit after Powell Says U.S. Central Bank May Well Keep Raising Interest Rates – Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs

The the biggest cryptocurrency by market cap, has been battered this year following a huge market sell-off and the soaring global economy. Now trading at a price 70% lower than its November 2021 all-time high of $69,044.77. Ethereum, the second biggest digital asset followed suit, trading at around $1,584,82 at this

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Australian regulators rattle their saber as adoption takes a major leap: Law Decoded, Aug. 22-29

Australia’s financial regulator, Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), has pledged to put crypto assets and decentralized finance (DeFi) firmly in its sights over the next four years. The regulator intends to focus on “digitally enabled misconducts” and to protect investors “from harms posed by crypto-assets.” Given the ASIC’s history of

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