Basel Study Shows World’s Largest Banks Are Exposed to $9 Billion in Crypto Assets

A first-of-its-kind study published by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision details that the worlds largest financial institutions are exposed to roughly €9.4 Milliarde (US$9 billion) in crypto assets. The research paper authored by the Basel Committees secretariat Renzo Corrias further......

Bitcoin Network’s Mining Difficulty Drops for the First Time in 2 Monate

Following four consecutive Bitcoin mining difficulty increases, the networks difficulty dropped for the first time in 68 Tage, sliding 2.14% auf Blockhöhe 756,000 am Dienstag. The change means its currently 2.14% easier to find a bitcoin block reward following the......

Southeast Asia’s Largest Bank DBS Launches Self-Directed Crypto Trading Amid Institutional Demand

The largest bank in Southeast Asia, DBS, has launched self-directed cryptocurrency trading via its app. More customers are now qualified to access the banks digital asset exchange and trade cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin and ether. DBS Launches Self-Directed Crypto Trading DBS, das......

‘Ultra Sound Money’ — Post-Merge Stats Show Ethereum’s Issuance Rate Plunged After PoS Transition

Months before Ethereum transitioned from proof-of-work (PoW) zum Proof-of-Stake (Schild), a simulation of The Merge had shown the networks issuance rate would drop following the ruleset change. Statistics now show that the simulations predictions have come to fruition as the network’S......

Ethereum Implements Bellatrix — Network’s Upcoming Paris Upgrade to Trigger The Merge, Validator Block Production

The blockchain network Ethereum has officially activated the Bellatrix upgrade, the final change before The Merge, the highly anticipated transition from proof-of-work (PoW) zum Proof-of-Stake (Schild). Bellatrix was successfully codified into the codebase at epoch 144,896 on the Beacon chain and......

Russe wegen Betrugs von Käufern von Mining-Hardware festgenommen $300,000

Police in the southern Russian city of Astrakhan have detained a man accused of defrauding people who wanted to purchase crypto miners. Law enforcement officials say the suspect made millions of rubles through fictitious sales of mining devices to Russian citizens......

Die Änderung der Mining-Schwierigkeit von Bitcoin zeigt den zweitgrößten Anstieg im Jahr 2022 – Metrik nähert sich dem Allzeithoch

Am Mittwoch, Bitcoin’s mining difficulty jumped 9.26% higher, recording the second highest difficulty rise in 2022. The latest rise is Bitcoins third difficulty increase since August 4, 2022, and its now 11.63% harder to find bitcoin block reward. Bitcoin Difficulty Jumps......