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TRON’s CEO Tweets of Forthcoming Partnership With ‘Industry Giant’ Valued at ‘$10s of Billions’

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TRON’s CEO Tweets of Forthcoming Partnership With ‘Industry Giant’ Valued at ‘$10s of Billions’

Justin Sun, CEO of decentralized internet startup TRON, has tweeted of a forthcoming partnership with an “industry giant” valued at “tens of billions of dollars”
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Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Gets Regulatory Green Light for Litecoin Trading

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Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Gets Regulatory Green Light for Litecoin Trading

The Winklevoss twins’ crypto exchange Gemini has sealed regulatory approval to add Litecoin custody and trading as of this week
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Markets See Piecemeal Price Action, Some Stability After Yesterday’s Plummet

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Markets See Piecemeal Price Action, Some Stability After Yesterday’s Plummet

After yesterday’s plummet, crypto markets are seeing relative calm, with the top cryptocurrencies by market cap seeing moderate movement – some up and some down
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FinCEN Lambasts Iran’s ‘Illicit and Malign’ Use of Crypto to Evade Sanctions

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FinCEN Lambasts Iran’s ‘Illicit and Malign’ Use of Crypto to Evade Sanctions

The U.S. Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has issued an advisory calling on cryptocurrency exchanges to monitor Iranian use of crypto to evade sanctions
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Plastic Surgeon and Startup Investor Buys $352 Million Stake in Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb

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Plastic Surgeon and Startup Investor Buys $352 Million Stake in Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb

A group led by one of South Korea’s leading plastic surgeons has reportedly made a $352 million investment in crypto exchange Bithumb’s holding company
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Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Suspends Fiat Deposits, Expects to Resume ‘Within a Week’

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Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Suspends Fiat Deposits, Expects to Resume ‘Within a Week’

Crypto exchange Bitfinex has suspended all fiat currency wire deposits for the Euro, U.S. Dollar, Japanese Yen and Pound Sterling, says they will resume “within a week”
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Crypto Exchange Huobi’s ‘Strategic Partner’ HBUS Hires Ex-PWC and Intuit Compliance Director as CCO

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Crypto Exchange Huobi’s ‘Strategic Partner’ HBUS Hires Ex-PWC and Intuit Compliance Director as CCO

HBUS, the U.S.-based “strategic partner” of sixth largest crypto exchange Huobi, has hired a new Chief Compliance Officer, formerly of Big 4 auditor PwC and Intuit
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Testimony Preview: ‘Dr. Doom’ Nouriel Roubini to Take on Crypto at US Congress Hearing Today

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Testimony Preview: ‘Dr. Doom’ Nouriel Roubini to Take on Crypto at US Congress Hearing Today

American economist “Dr. Doom” Roubini has prepared his “debunking” of crypto in a scathing 30-page testimony set to be delivered at a U.S. congress hearing today
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SEC Files Subpoena Enforcement Against Alleged ‘Pump-and-Dump’ ICO Scheme

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SEC Files Subpoena Enforcement Against Alleged ‘Pump-and-Dump’ ICO Scheme

The U.S. SEC has filed a subpoena enforcement action against those behind an alleged “pump-and-dump” scheme involving claims of a $100 million ICO
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Crypto Exchange Hack Losses Already 250% Higher Than 2017, Q3 Report Shows

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Crypto Exchange Hack Losses Already 250% Higher Than 2017, Q3 Report Shows

CipherTrace Q3 2018 report: losses caused by crypto exchange hacks hit $927 million in the first nine months of 2018, already 250 percent higher than throughout all of 2017
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