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 milliard (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 Mois

Following four consecutive Bitcoin mining difficulty increases, the networks difficulty dropped for the first time in 68 jours, sliding 2.14% at block height 756,000 mardi. The change means its currently 2.14% easier to find a bitcoin block reward following the......

Asia’s Largest Web3 Event TOKEN2049 Exclusively Unveils NFT Assets Valued Over US$100 Million

COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE. SINGAPORE — 25th September 2022 — TOKEN2049, Asias premier crypto conference, announced that it will be showcasing a first-of-its-kind, immersive NFT experience, entitled the OP3N WHALE NFT Exhibition, at its upcoming Singapore edition from 28 à 29 septembre. Le......

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, les......

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

Months before Ethereum transitioned from proof-of-work (PoW) à la preuve de participation (Point de vente), 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......

Bitfarms Starts Bitcoin Megafarm Operations in Argentina

Bitfarms, a global Bitcoin mining company, has started operations in its mining megafarm located in Argentina. The farm, launched on September 16, is currently generating 10 mégawatts (MW) of mining power during the first phase and will scale operations to be......

Ethereum implémente Bellatrix - la prochaine mise à niveau de Paris du réseau pour déclencher la fusion, Production de blocs de validation

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) à la preuve de participation (Point de vente). Bellatrix was successfully codified into the codebase at epoch 144,896 on the Beacon chain and......

Un Russe arrêté pour avoir fraudé des acheteurs de matériel minier d'une valeur supérieure $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......

Le changement de difficulté d'exploitation minière de Bitcoin imprime la deuxième plus grande augmentation de 2022 - La métrique approche de son niveau record

Mercredi, Bitcoin’la difficulté de minage a sauté 9.26% plus haut, enregistrant la deuxième montée de difficulté la plus élevée en 2022. La dernière hausse est Bitcoin’s troisième augmentation de difficulté depuis août 4, 2022, et cela’neiger 11.63% plus difficile de trouver une récompense de bloc bitcoin. Sauts de difficulté Bitcoin ......

Plus d'un tiers de l'Afrique 53 Un million de propriétaires de crypto viennent du Nigéria, Spectacles d'étude

With an estimated 53 million cryptocurrency owners, the African continent now accounts for 16.5% of the global total, a study has found. The study findings suggest that Nigeria, which has more than 22 million crypto owners, currently accounts for more than......