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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Financial Industry

    Ethereum Co-Founder to Leave Industry

    Ethereum co-founder Anthony Di Iorio announced that he would be leaving the crypto ecosystem to solve “large problems" and "personal security concerns." "I don’t feel...

    Indian Central Bank Orders Mastercard to Stop Issuing New Cards

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has ordered Mastercard to stop issuing prepaid, debit, or credit cards to domestic customers after authorities said that...

    Paraguay to Regulate Crypto Mining and Trading

    A new law has been introduced at the Chamber of Deputies of Paraguay's Congress on Thursday regulating Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency mining and trading...

    Visa, PayPal Join Crypto VC Blockchain Capital Fund

    PayPal and Visa have invested in the venture capital firm Blockchain Capital whose latest and fifth funding, estimated to be around $300 million, was...

    China Cracks Down on Crypto Mining Operations

    Cryptocurrency miners for Bitcoin in China have ceased all or part of their operations after state officials in Beijing began a crackdown on mining...

    Norway Wealth Fund Excludes Firms Affiliated with West Bank Israeli Settlements

    Norway’s $1.3 trillion wealth fund has decided to exclude two companies associated with the Israeli settlements in the West Bank, in a statement Wednesday.  The...

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