By Liam Frost Crypto exchange Gemini has partnered with payments giant Mastercard as the exclusive card network for the platform’s upcoming “first-of-a-kind” cryptocurrency rewards credit card, according to an announcement published today. “Today we’re announcing our partnership with Gemini to deliver a first-of-a-kind cryptocurrency rewards credit card. The Gemini CreditContinue Reading

By PR Part-collateralized, part-algorithmically stabilized stablecoin, FRAX is the world’s first fractional-algorithmic stablecoin. The Frax protocol is ideologically pure, extremely stable, and highly scalable on-chain money that consists of a two-token system. The stablecoin Frax (FRAX), and the governance token Frax Shares (FXS). As Cryptocurrencies Rise so Too StablecoinsContinue Reading

By Terence Zimwara A South African High Court recently served Mirror Trading International (MTI)’s Johann and Nerina Steynberg with a provisional sequestration order. The court’s decision follows a successful court application by the five joint provisional liquidators of the now-defunct online bitcoin scam. Sequestration Not Final According to a report,Continue Reading

By Jamie Redman The European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde is keeping the central bank’s monetary easing policies unchanged according to her statements from a press conference last Thursday. Moreover, the central bank’s Twitter account recently shared a video of Lagarde defending negative interest rates, as the bank’s President stressesContinue Reading

The Peer-to-Peer trading marketplace Vertex Market implemented the Binance Smart Chain layer to resolve high transaction fees and long confirmation times. On April 25, Vertex Market went offline for a few hours, while work on Binance Smart Chain implementation was done. In that very period the BNB Network went intoContinue Reading

By Liam Frost Monday’s trading session has marked a return to form for Bitcoin (BTC) and other top cryptocurrencies, mostly offsetting the losses incurred by the last week’s slump, according to crypto metrics platform CoinGecko. At press time, Bitcoin is trading at around $53,250, up 6.2% on the day—although stillContinue Reading

By Liam Frost Dave Portnoy, president of pop-culture and sports-focused media company Barstool Sports, today revealed that he bought one Bitcoin—after swearing that he will never do it two months ago. “Breaking: I am the proud owner of 1 Bitcoin,” Portnoy tweeted today. Breaking: I am the proud owner ofContinue Reading