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Kraken Brings Crypto Asset Liquidity to Skrill and Neteller
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Kraken Brings Crypto Asset Liquidity to Skrill and Neteller

Paysafe, a leading specialized payments platform has chosen US-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken as their crypto asset liquidity provider.

Find the Way to Solve Liquidity Problems at The Conference. Exchanges
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Find the Way to Solve Liquidity Problems at The Conference. Exchanges

One of the most important parameters for any asset is its liquidity. After all, if you can’t realize the asset - it’s virtually worthless. And despite all the effort, cryptocurrency today cannot compete with fiat money in terms of liquidity.

eToroX: Leveraging Deep Liquidity and Stablecoins for Institutional Traders
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eToroX: Leveraging Deep Liquidity and Stablecoins for Institutional Traders

Doron Rosenblum is the Managing Director of eToroX. We were fortunate to meet up with him at the Blockshow Asia 2019, where he discussed the advanced crypto functionalities of eToroX, liquidity, and regulation.

Uniswap Reaches $3 Billion in TVL, Anticipates Community Call to Deliberate Liquidity Mining Rewards
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Uniswap Reaches $3 Billion in TVL, Anticipates Community Call to Deliberate Liquidity Mining Rewards

The Uniswap community has set a community meeting to discuss the network’s liquidity mining rewards program, as it is about to end in a week.

Binance.US Offers Institutional Liquidity to Tagomi Users in a Partnership Deal
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Binance.US Offers Institutional Liquidity to Tagomi Users in a Partnership Deal

Binance.US has partnered with Tagomi, a crypto brokerage firm, to offer institutional liquidity to its users in its cross-exchange trading platform.

DeFi Liquidity Project Paradigm Labs Shuts Down, Unable to Find Niche in DEX Ecosystem
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DeFi Liquidity Project Paradigm Labs Shuts Down, Unable to Find Niche in DEX Ecosystem

The ambitious DeFi liquidity project, Paradigm labs are shutting down its operations citing an inability to build a resilient business within the DEX ecosystem.

Colossal Increase in US Household Liquidity Might Push Bitcoin Further Upwards, says 10T Holdings Co-founder
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Colossal Increase in US Household Liquidity Might Push Bitcoin Further Upwards, says 10T Holdings Co-founder

Dan Tapiero, the co-founder of fintech and digital asset firm 10T Holdings, trusts that the remarkable increase in US household liquidity to the tune of $2.67 trillion could trigger further upward momentum for Bitcoin.

How is CoinMarketCap Combating Fake Crypto Trading Volumes with its New Liquidity Metric?
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How is CoinMarketCap Combating Fake Crypto Trading Volumes with its New Liquidity Metric?

Crypto data aggregator, CoinMarketCap (CMC), held its inaugural large-scale event, The Capital, bringing together leading stakeholders in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. Held at the Victoria Theatre in Singapore on Nov. 12-13, CMC released its new metrics for assessing liquidity for the industry to solve the problem of volume inflation caused by crypto exchanges and market makers

MakerDAO May Onboard USDC as DAI Collateral Support to Combat Mounting Liquidity Risk
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MakerDAO May Onboard USDC as DAI Collateral Support to Combat Mounting Liquidity Risk

The share plunge of the cryptocurrency market has severely hit MakerDAO, the leader in the decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem. Last week its market value fell sharply from 889M to $246M which brought together Maker’s developer community who have recently discussed adding support for Circle’s USDC as collateral to hedge against the liquidity risk.

Connecting Crypto Exchanges with CMC's New Liquidity Metrics: What We Learned at The Capital
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Connecting Crypto Exchanges with CMC's New Liquidity Metrics: What We Learned at The Capital

Beginning on Nov. 12 and spanning two days, CoinMarketCap held its inaugural large-scale event, The Capital, which brought together leading stakeholders in the blockchain, cryptocurrency, regulatory and financial industries.

Ripple Invests in MoneyGram Equity Honoring Commitment to Accelerate and Expand On-Demand Liquidity
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Ripple Invests in MoneyGram Equity Honoring Commitment to Accelerate and Expand On-Demand Liquidity

MoneyGram has announced that Ripple has made the final 20 million dollar investment in MoneyGram equity pursuant to the original $50 million equity investment commitment made earlier this year.

Uniswap Tops $50 Billion in Trading Volume but Its Sources of Liquidity Are Questioned
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Uniswap Tops $50 Billion in Trading Volume but Its Sources of Liquidity Are Questioned

Uniswap has recently made headlines with its total trading volume surpassing $50 billion.

Decentralized Exchange dYdX Proposes $20M Incentive Program for v4 Launch
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Decentralized Exchange dYdX Proposes $20M Incentive Program for v4 Launch

Chaos Labs proposes a $20M, 6-month Launch Incentives Program for the transition to dYdX v4. The initiative aims to facilitate user and volume migration to the new dYdX Chain, with a robust pre-launch and post-launch strategy. Governance proposals will guide the distribution of DYDX rewards, maintaining transparency and community oversight throughout the program.

Binance to Remove Liquidity Pools: ADA, APE, AVAX, DOT and More
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Binance to Remove Liquidity Pools: ADA, APE, AVAX, DOT and More

Binance plan to remove several liquidity pools from its Liquid Swap platform, aiming to improve trading experience. The removal will take effect on September 1, 2023. Users with positions in these pools will automatically return their assets to their Spot wallets. However, they can redeem their assets before the removal date.

What Is Balancer?
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What Is Balancer?

Released in March 2020, Balancer is an Ethereum-based automated market maker (AMM) that enables users to earn fees by providing liquidity and trading.

Analyzing Market Making Dynamics on Uniswap (UNI)
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Analyzing Market Making Dynamics on Uniswap (UNI)

Explore the intricate dynamics of liquidity supply and demand on Uniswap.

Binance Adds JPY Market to Fiat Liquidity Provider Program
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Binance Adds JPY Market to Fiat Liquidity Provider Program

Binance updates its Fiat Liquidity Provider Program, adding the JPY market and revising performance review and rebate mechanisms.

BNB Chain Allocates $900K Liquidity to Boost Meme Coin Ecosystem
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BNB Chain Allocates $900K Liquidity to Boost Meme Coin Ecosystem

BNB Chain dedicates $900K to enhance meme coin development through its Meme Innovation Campaign, promoting liquidity and stability within the ecosystem.

Elwood Technologies Partners with Wintermute to Enhance Digital Asset Liquidity
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Elwood Technologies Partners with Wintermute to Enhance Digital Asset Liquidity

Elwood Technologies integrates Wintermute to boost digital asset trading experience and deepen liquidity for institutional clients.

DeepBook Enhances DeFi Protocols with Superior Liquidity and Speed
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DeepBook Enhances DeFi Protocols with Superior Liquidity and Speed

DeepBook's deep liquidity, quick execution, and ease of integration give Sui DeFi protocols a competitive edge.

Conflux to Deploy Uniswap v3 on Network
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Conflux to Deploy Uniswap v3 on Network

Conflux plans to deploy Uniswap v3 on its network, offering access to millions of potential new users in the Chinese and Asian markets. The move comes after the Uniswap v3 code license expired, allowing developers to fork the protocol and deploy their own decentralized exchange. Conflux has experienced a spike in traffic in the first quarter of 2023 and has a market capitalization of nearly $1 billion.

Cboe Digital Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ether Futures Trading in January 2024
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Cboe Digital Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ether Futures Trading in January 2024

Cboe Digital, the first US-regulated crypto native exchange, will launch Bitcoin and Ether futures trading, enhancing capital efficiency and market liquidity.

Ripple Launches Crypto On-Demand Liquidity Service in Brazil
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Ripple Launches Crypto On-Demand Liquidity Service in Brazil

The Travelex Bank has partnered with Ripple to use the crypto on-demand liquidity service to offer a better customer experience to their customers.

Voyager Digital Suspends Crypto Trading, Deposits & Withdrawals
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Voyager Digital Suspends Crypto Trading, Deposits & Withdrawals

Digital asset broker Voyager Digital said halting all customer trading, deposits, withdrawals and loyalty rewards was the right one given the current market conditions.

Sushi Launches on Filecoin, Expanding Decentralized Exchange Services
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Sushi Launches on Filecoin, Expanding Decentralized Exchange Services

Sushi, a prominent decentralized exchange, is now integrated on Filecoin, enhancing its cross-chain capabilities and launching a special NFT to commemorate the collaboration.

Goldman Sachs Starts Trading Bitcoin Futures, Taps Galaxy Digital as Liquidity Provider
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Goldman Sachs Starts Trading Bitcoin Futures, Taps Galaxy Digital as Liquidity Provider

Goldman Sachs has partnered with Galax Digital to help the US investment bank offer Bitcoin futures products.

HashKey Launches Wealth Management Platform for Institutional Investors
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HashKey Launches Wealth Management Platform for Institutional Investors

HashKey Group has launched a wealth management platform for professional and institutional investors in response to growing demand for virtual assets. The Hong Kong-based digital asset firm is expanding its over-the-counter trading service and increasing its liquidity coverage to 24/7.

Nexus Mutual Enters Bancor’s DAO Ecosystem to Generate Protocol-Owned Liquidity
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Nexus Mutual Enters Bancor’s DAO Ecosystem to Generate Protocol-Owned Liquidity

To gain durable decentralized liquidity, Nexus Mutual, an Ethereum-based insurance platform, staked treasury funds worth $2 million in the form of wrapped NXM (wNXM) tokens in decentralized trading protocol Bancor.

MoneyGram Continues to Receive Millions in Development Fees From Ripple
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MoneyGram Continues to Receive Millions in Development Fees From Ripple

Ripple continues to pump money into MoneyGram remittance services in market development fees as compensation for providing liquidity to its ODL XRP network.

SushiSwap CEO Proposes New Token Model
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SushiSwap CEO Proposes New Token Model

SushiSwap's CEO, Jared Grey, is leading a community proposal to revamp the platform's tokenomics, aiming to improve reward efficiency, recalibrate incentives, and diversify revenue streams.

Arthur Hayes Talks about BTC and SPX Post U.S. BTC ETF Launch
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Arthur Hayes Talks about BTC and SPX Post U.S. BTC ETF Launch

Arthur Hayes has highlighted the evolving relationship between Bitcoin and the S&P 500, raising questions about market dynamics, liquidity, and future asset trajectory.

Hedera Mainnet Exploited, Leading to Theft of Liquidity Pool Tokens
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Hedera Mainnet Exploited, Leading to Theft of Liquidity Pool Tokens

Hedera Hashgraph has confirmed a smart contract exploit on its mainnet, resulting in the theft of liquidity pool tokens from decentralized exchanges (DEXs) that use code derived from Uniswap v2 on Ethereum. The suspicious activity was detected when the attacker attempted to move the stolen tokens across the Hashport bridge, leading operators to temporarily pause the bridge. The exact amount of tokens stolen is unknown, and the Hedera team is working on a solution to remove the vulnerability.

Curve Finance Launches MIM/crvUSD Pool on Arbitrum, Bolstering DeFi Ecosystem
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Curve Finance Launches MIM/crvUSD Pool on Arbitrum, Bolstering DeFi Ecosystem

Curve Finance's new MIM/crvUSD liquidity pool on Arbitrum marks a significant advancement in DeFi, offering enhanced liquidity and user experience. This strategic move leverages Arbitrum's layer 2 capabilities for faster, cost-effective transactions, underlining Curve's commitment to innovation and community-driven governance.

Bitfarms Sells 1500 BTC Goes for New Loan to Boost Liquidity
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Bitfarms Sells 1500 BTC Goes for New Loan to Boost Liquidity

Bitfarms has now relied on sales of some of its mined Bitcoins and borrowings to fund its capital expenditure and improve its liquidity.

Bitcoin’s Liquidity is Vanishing From Exchanges and Supply Crisis is Near, Bullish for BTC Price
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Bitcoin’s Liquidity is Vanishing From Exchanges and Supply Crisis is Near, Bullish for BTC Price

Bitcoin ultimately has a total supply of 21 million coins, some of which has not been mined yet; considering lost coins, the actual supply is way fewer.

DeFi Protocol Harvest Finance Put Out $100K Bounty After $24M Attack, FARM Token Crashes
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DeFi Protocol Harvest Finance Put Out $100K Bounty After $24M Attack, FARM Token Crashes

Harvest Finance is taking the offensive against an alleged attacker who exploited the DeFi protocols liquidity pools—putting a $100K bounty on the hacker.

Sequoia Capital's $213.5m Investments in FTX Marks Down to $0
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Sequoia Capital's $213.5m Investments in FTX Marks Down to $0

Amid the liquidity crisis in FTX, Sequoia Capital announced to mark down its FTX investment to $0.

Tackling DeFi Scams: Making Pre-sale Ecosystems Safer
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Tackling DeFi Scams: Making Pre-sale Ecosystems Safer

Investors are aware that “rug pull” scams have negatively affected the reputation of the DEFI/DEX space in recent times. But liquidity protocols could be an effective solution.

DWF Ventures Explores Innovations in Perpetual DEXs Landscape
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DWF Ventures Explores Innovations in Perpetual DEXs Landscape

DWF Ventures delves into perpetual DEXs, emphasizing the blend of decentralization and innovation. The discourse spans from perpetuals' inception in 2016 to notable DEX protocols like dYdX and HyperliquidX advancing the ecosystem. The narrative underscores the continuous innovation and the anticipation for future advancements in the perpetual DEX landscape.

Digital Currency Group Suspends Payouts To Maintain Liquidity
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Digital Currency Group Suspends Payouts To Maintain Liquidity

Digital Currency Group (DCG) has suspended quarterly dividend payments. Genesis Global Trading, a crypto broker company, causes financial troubles. Genesis stopped withdrawals on Nov 16.

Five Market Makers Nearing Worldcoin (WLD) Loan Settlement Date
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Five Market Makers Nearing Worldcoin (WLD) Loan Settlement Date

The five market makers involved with Worldcoin's liquidity provision are approaching the loan settlement date of October 22. The recent on-chain activities reflect different strategies among these entities, possibly in anticipation of the settlement. The actions of these market makers could influence Worldcoin's market dynamics as the date nears.

Uniswap Foundation Announces Grant Recipients for V4 RFPs
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Uniswap Foundation Announces Grant Recipients for V4 RFPs

The Uniswap Foundation announced the winners of its first round of RFPs for Uniswap V4 on November 1, 2023. The projects include developing a Deposit Liquidity Widget, creating an open-source design package, compiling POC hook developer documentation, and researching malicious hook design space.

TrueUSD Depegging Linked to Binance Launchpool Activities
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TrueUSD Depegging Linked to Binance Launchpool Activities

TrueUSD (TUSD) depegged below its $1 parity, dropping to $0.97, amid significant selling on Binance and issues with real-time reserve attestations. The depegging was linked to activities on Binance Launchpool and raises questions about stablecoin stability and transparency.

SEC Enacts New Registration Mandate for Key Market Players to Bolster Oversight
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SEC Enacts New Registration Mandate for Key Market Players to Bolster Oversight

The SEC introduced new rules requiring liquidity providers to register as dealers or government securities dealers in February 2024, aiming to improve market stability and transparency.

Circle Introduces Native USDC on OP Mainnet: What It Means for the Ecosystem
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Circle Introduces Native USDC on OP Mainnet: What It Means for the Ecosystem

Circle launches native USDC on OP Mainnet, replacing Ethereum bridged liquidity. Collaborating with Optimism, it will be available on Coinbase's Base, Solana, Ethereum, and Mercado Pago.

Ripple to Cash In One-Third of its Stake in MoneyGram
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Ripple to Cash In One-Third of its Stake in MoneyGram

Leading blockchain payments company Ripple plans to sell a third of its stake in American money transfer firm MoneyGram.

Crypto Liquidity Provider B2C2 Acquires Woorton, Strengthening European Crypto Presence
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Crypto Liquidity Provider B2C2 Acquires Woorton, Strengthening European Crypto Presence

B2C2, a leading crypto liquidity provider, has acquired Woorton, a leading European entity in market-making and over-the-counter transactions for the digital asset sector. Woorton, majority-owned by SBI, has facilitated institutional access to cryptocurrencies and has a clientele of around 250. The acquisition aims to expand B2C2's client base in Europe and tap into client growth opportunities beyond the UK, Asia-Pacific, and USA.

Digital Asset Liquidity Provider OrBit Markets Wins Google Cloud Customer Award
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Digital Asset Liquidity Provider OrBit Markets Wins Google Cloud Customer Award

OrBit Markets, a Singapore-based liquidity provider, has been awarded the 2023 Google Cloud Customer of the Year Award for its exceptional use of Google Cloud technologies for trading data processing.

Ripple Rolls Out On-Demand Liquidity Solutions in Sweden and France
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Ripple Rolls Out On-Demand Liquidity Solutions in Sweden and France

To render seamless and real-time cross-border payments, Ripple, a leader in blockchain and crypto enterprise solutions, has established On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) solutions in France and Sweden.

Crypto Mining Pool Provider Poolin Suspends Withdrawals, Citing Liquidity Problems
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Crypto Mining Pool Provider Poolin Suspends Withdrawals, Citing Liquidity Problems

Poolin assured its customers that funds are safe and promised to fix the issue amid a bearish market.

Japan's JCBA Submits Initial Proposal for IEO Regulatory Reform to JVCEA
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Japan's JCBA Submits Initial Proposal for IEO Regulatory Reform to JVCEA

JCBA submits an initial proposal for IEO regulatory reform to JVCEA, outlining four key agendas aimed at stabilizing the IEO market and enhancing user protection. The reform aims to make domestic IEOs more attractive than foreign exchanges.

Tritum Raises $1.1m Funding Round to Accelerate Institutional Digital Assets Adoption
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Tritum Raises $1.1m Funding Round to Accelerate Institutional Digital Assets Adoption

Tritum disclosed the new funds would be used to continue accelerating the expansion of the throughput and size of each of its existing operating businesses.

Circle Plans to Cover USDC Shortfall After SVB Shutdown
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Circle Plans to Cover USDC Shortfall After SVB Shutdown

Circle, the issuer of the stablecoin USD Coin (USDC), has announced that it will use corporate resources to cover the shortfall on its reserves after Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) was shut down by the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation. USDC liquidity operations will resume as normal when banks open on Monday, enabling redemption at 1:1 with the US dollar. The stablecoin lost its $1 peg on March 11, trading as low as $0.87, due to the disclosure of $3.3 billion of Circle's reserve held at SVB.

Bancor 3 Integrates Over 100 Tokens to Enhance DeFi Liquidity
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Bancor 3 Integrates Over 100 Tokens to Enhance DeFi Liquidity

Bancor 3, a DeFi liquidity solution by decentralized trading protocol Bancor, has incorporated more than 100 tokens, such as USD Coin (USDC), Polygon (MATIC), and Enjin (ENJ), for more sustainable and safer DeFi yields through community sourcing.

Crypto Social Activities Hit ATH with Over 6.9 Billion Engagements amid FTX Crisis
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Crypto Social Activities Hit ATH with Over 6.9 Billion Engagements amid FTX Crisis

The unfolding FTX saga has made social engagement, social mentions, and social contributions reach historic highs in the crypto market, according to social intelligence company LunarCrush.

Bitcoin Liquidity Drops Despite Price Surge
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Bitcoin Liquidity Drops Despite Price Surge

Despite a 45% price gain, Bitcoin's liquidity has dropped to a 10-month low due to the ongoing financial crisis and regulatory actions against crypto companies. The collapse of crypto-friendly banks has led to a liquidity crisis, causing increased price volatility and higher fees for traders.

Ripple Outpaced Other Blockchain Companies on Inc's List of Fastest-Growing US Companies
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Ripple Outpaced Other Blockchain Companies on Inc's List of Fastest-Growing US Companies

Ripple has outpaced other indigenous blockchain companies on a recently published list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the United States.

Australian Taxation Office Clarifies CGT on DeFi and Crypto Wrapping
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Australian Taxation Office Clarifies CGT on DeFi and Crypto Wrapping

The Australian Taxation Office has issued guidelines on the capital gains tax implications for decentralized finance activities and crypto token wrapping, following a recent security breach.

PancakeSwap Launches V3 with Lower Fees and Enhanced Capital Efficiency
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PancakeSwap Launches V3 with Lower Fees and Enhanced Capital Efficiency

PancakeSwap has launched version 3 of its automated market maker platform, featuring lower fees and enhanced capital efficiency. Liquidity providers can now select custom price ranges, allowing specific control over capital investments, and the release also includes four new trading fee tiers. The platform serves over 1.5 million unique users and has more upcoming features in development.

Why Bitcoin Should Make Up 5% of Your Investment Portfolio, According to Fidelity
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Why Bitcoin Should Make Up 5% of Your Investment Portfolio, According to Fidelity

Fidelity Digital Assets makes the case for why Bitcoin should make up 5% of a given multi-asset investment portfolio.

Institutional Investors Seek Tokenization Solutions
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Institutional Investors Seek Tokenization Solutions

Institutional investors are seeking solutions for easy implementation of tokenization to improve liquidity for global assets expected to reach $145.4 trillion by 2025. Polygon has been working with global players such as Hamilton Lane, which has already tokenized part of its $824 billion assets under management, and JPMorgan, which executed its first cross-border DeFi transaction on the Polygon network.

Binance Completes Woo Network's Series A+ Round with $12M Investment
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Binance Completes Woo Network's Series A+ Round with $12M Investment

The latest funding announcement comes from Binance Labs, the VC arm of Binance cryptocurrency exchange, which said it backed Woo Network with $12 million in its Series A+ round.

Aave Announces the Launch of Its V2 Liquidity Mining Program
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Aave Announces the Launch of Its V2 Liquidity Mining Program

Aave announced the launch of the V2 liquidity mining (LM) program, which will operate for three months for analysis and end on July 15.

TrustSwap's SmartLocks Service Locked Up Four Times More than Bitcoin LN
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TrustSwap's SmartLocks Service Locked Up Four Times More than Bitcoin LN

TrustSwap, a DeFi platform dedicated to enabling the execution of timed token purchases, recently announced that its SmartLocks service has officially locked over four times more value than the Bitcoin Lightning Network. While this is a major achievement on its own, it is only one of TrustSwap's many different services and it shows the potential that the project has to dominate the DeFi sector.

Ripple Unlocks 1 Billion XRP From Escrow, XRP Trades Heavy As US Dollar Loses Value
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Ripple Unlocks 1 Billion XRP From Escrow, XRP Trades Heavy As US Dollar Loses Value

Ripple has unlocked 1 billion XRP tokens and is being heavily traded as the US dollar continues to lose value.

Ripple Launches Liquidity Hub to Bridge Crypto and Fiat
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Ripple Launches Liquidity Hub to Bridge Crypto and Fiat

Ripple has launched a liquidity solution for businesses to access digital assets, including BTC, ETH, ETC, BCH, and LTC, through various market makers. The Ripple liquidity hub aims to bridge the gap between crypto and fiat, and reduce the cost of operations on high-volume transactions. Notably, XRP is not mentioned in the product launch, which could be attributed to Ripple's ongoing court battle with the SEC.

Exploit of KyberSwap's Concentrated Liquidity Feature Results in $46 Million Loss
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Exploit of KyberSwap's Concentrated Liquidity Feature Results in $46 Million Loss

KyberSwap suffered a $46 million loss due to a flaw in its smart contract, highlighting vulnerabilities in DeFi smart contracts and the need for improved security protocols.

Binance to Delist ARPA/BNB, COMP/TUSD, EDU/BNB and PENDLE/TUSD
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Binance to Delist ARPA/BNB, COMP/TUSD, EDU/BNB and PENDLE/TUSD

Binance is set to remove a select number of trading pairs from its platform on March 15, 2024, citing low liquidity and volume as the primary reasons.

EBA Opens Consultation on Liquidity Stress Test Guidelines for Crypto Assets
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EBA Opens Consultation on Liquidity Stress Test Guidelines for Crypto Assets

The EBA is requesting input on draft guidelines for liquidity stress tests for crypto assets, aiming to improve market resilience and comply with data protection regulations until February 8, 2024.

Binance Updates Fiat Liquidity Provider Program to Include MXN and CZK Markets
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Binance Updates Fiat Liquidity Provider Program to Include MXN and CZK Markets

Binance, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges, has announced updates to its Fiat Liquidity Provider Program. The program will now include the addition of MXN and CZK markets, providing more options for liquidity providers. The update will take effect on April 10, 2024.

Despite Regulatory Uncertainty, Ripple Is Launching Crypto Liquidity Service for Financial Firms
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Despite Regulatory Uncertainty, Ripple Is Launching Crypto Liquidity Service for Financial Firms

Ripple has announced that it is launching a liquidity hub that would allow financial services companies to provide their customers access to a range of cryptocurrencies.

Lido Launches Layer-2 Ethereum Staking And 150,000 LDO Tokens In Rewards
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Lido Launches Layer-2 Ethereum Staking And 150,000 LDO Tokens In Rewards

Lido is now live on layer-2 solutions, Arbitrum, and Optimism, and would allocate 150,000 LDO tokens in rewards per month from Oct 7 for wstETH across each network.

France’s CBDC Projects to Manage DeFi Liquidity, Settle Tokenized Assets
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France’s CBDC Projects to Manage DeFi Liquidity, Settle Tokenized Assets

The Bank of France is currently working on its second stage of experimentation in wholesale central bank digital currency (CBDC).

Coinbase's Base 2024 Mission: Pioneering a Global Onchain Economy
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Coinbase's Base 2024 Mission: Pioneering a Global Onchain Economy

Base's 2024 mission focuses on building a global onchain economy, emphasizing decentralization, developer empowerment, a vibrant app ecosystem, and a robust capital market, all while maintaining close ties with Coinbase and the broader crypto community.

Kyber Network Advises Removal of Funds Amid Potential Vulnerability
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Kyber Network Advises Removal of Funds Amid Potential Vulnerability

Kyber Network has advised liquidity providers to remove their funds due to a potential vulnerability in the Kyberswap Elastic decentralized crypto exchange. No funds have been lost, and farming rewards have been temporarily suspended until a new smart contract can be deployed.

POSA Publishes Two White Papers
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POSA Publishes Two White Papers

The nonprofit cryptocurrency industry group Proof of Stake Alliance (POSA) has produced papers on receipt token legality.

Astaria Raises $8m in Seed Round to Improve NFT Lending Liquidity
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Astaria Raises $8m in Seed Round to Improve NFT Lending Liquidity

While NFT lending has become a popular way of accessing more cash, most NFTs are illiquid. This is the problem that Astaria is trying to solve.

Allbridge Provides Compensation Plan for Hacked Users
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Allbridge Provides Compensation Plan for Hacked Users

Allbridge has posted a recovery plan after being hacked for $573,000 on April 1, stating that users with funds stuck on the token bridge are first in line to receive compensation. Allbridge has already started the compensation process for users despite only recovering part of the funds. The protocol aims to fully compensate those affected by the exploit with funds available to them.

Sui Foundation Allocates Over $1M to 17 Emerging Projects
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Sui Foundation Allocates Over $1M to 17 Emerging Projects

The Sui Foundation has earmarked over $1.05 million for 17 new projects aimed at bolstering the development and adoption of Sui. This initiative encompasses a wide range of sectors within the Sui ecosystem, including DeFi, gaming, and on-chain solutions, showcasing the foundation's dedication to fostering innovation and expanding the decentralized platform.

Starknet Foundation Establishes DeFi Committee to Boost Ecosystem
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Starknet Foundation Establishes DeFi Committee to Boost Ecosystem

Starknet Foundation has launched a DeFi Committee to bolster its DeFi ecosystem. Chaired by six experts, the committee will strategize and implement an on-chain liquidity incentive program, marking a strategic move for Starknet in the DeFi space.

ETH Merge Will Propel Narrative of Cryptos Being Eco-Friendly: Head of Sales at Moneycorp
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ETH Merge Will Propel Narrative of Cryptos Being Eco-Friendly: Head of Sales at Moneycorp

Once Ethereum shifts to a PoS consensus mechanism, validators will replace miners in the confirmation of blocks because they will use the staked Ether. As a result, prompting a more cost-efficient and environmentally friendly approach.

Binance Revamps Fiat Liquidity Provider Program with New Eligibility Criteria and Incentives
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Binance Revamps Fiat Liquidity Provider Program with New Eligibility Criteria and Incentives

Binance has updated its Fiat Liquidity Provider Program, focusing on specific fiat markets and a revised performance review mechanism. Starting September 25th, 2023, the program will be restricted to these markets and will offer maker fee rebates based on past trading activity. Eligible markets include TRY and EUR, BRL, GBP, RUB, ZAR, PLN, NGN, UAH, RON, and ARS. Participants must have a 30-day trading volume exceeding 20,000,000 USDT and demonstrate competent liquidity strategies.

Curve Founder Proposes Venus Protocol Deployment on Ethereum Mainnet
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Curve Founder Proposes Venus Protocol Deployment on Ethereum Mainnet

Michael Egorov of Curve Finance proposes launching Venus Protocol on Ethereum Mainnet, incorporating Curve's stablecoin crvUSD and CRV as collaterals, with community support for growth.

KyberSwap's Response to $48.8 Million Hack: Workforce Halved and Victim Reimbursement Plans
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KyberSwap's Response to $48.8 Million Hack: Workforce Halved and Victim Reimbursement Plans

KyberSwap, after a $48.8M hack, has halved its workforce and launched a reimbursement plan for affected users, showcasing the resilience of DeFi.

CoinMarketCap CSO, on DeFi for Fostering a More Open Economy
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CoinMarketCap CSO, on DeFi for Fostering a More Open Economy

Following part one of our interview with Carylyne Chan, the Chief Strategy Officer at CoinMarketCap, she elaborated on seizing market opportunities in decentralized finance (DeFi) with a new product, Interest by CoinMarketCap. She also outlined the potential effects of staking regarding CMC’s operations and plans for 2020.

CoinMarketCap Puts Wash Traders On Notice With New Metric
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CoinMarketCap Puts Wash Traders On Notice With New Metric

CoinMarketCaps new “Liquidity” metric will come down hard on exchanges that harbor wash traders.

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