No pension. No savings. No future. No wonder we’re betting the house on crypto

    We need a way out. We need a way up. That’s why I – and so many others – have jumped into cryptocurrency with both feet, says Rohit Thawani on The Guardian. I must begin this article by stating that the information I’m providing is not financial advice. I think I legally have to say…

    UAE issues the region’s first NFT stamps celebrating 50th National Day

    Emirates Post Group (EPG) announced on November 28 the first in the region issuance of non-fungible token (NFT) stamps in commemoration of the UAE National Day 2021. Each of the four NFT stamps carries a distinct design centered on the UAE national theme. The set of four different NFT stamps will be released on December…

    Bitcoin surpasses PayPal in value transferred, reaching 27% of Mastercard

    The analytic report suggests that the Bitcoin network already transfers more the dollar value than PayPal and could potentially match Mastercard’s network after 2026. According to a Thursday report from market analysis program Blockdata titled “When might the Bitcoin network process volumes like Mastercard & Visa?”, the network of the largest decentralized cryptocurrency processed about…

    The first Bitcoin ETF and the market: lovers to nemeses?

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the launch of the Bitcoin Strategy ETF. The exchange-traded fund (ETF) buys cryptocurrency (in this case, bitcoin), and sells shares to stock exchange investors. The first U.S. exchange-traded bitcoin fund has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since October 19. Investors now have access…

    Crypto Trends Weekly Nov. 20 – 26
    29 Nov 2021
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    Breaking crypto news from the last week (Nov. 20 – 26, 2021): Nov. 20: One of the world’s leading crypto exchanges, Gemini, has secured $400 million in a recent investment round led by Morgan Creek Capital. The funding round values the company at $7.1 billion. Gemini also plans to invest heavily in alternative metaverse proposals….

    Sweden calls the EU to ban crypto mining over environmental and criminal risks
    29 Nov 2021
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    Swedish financial and environmental authorities have called for a wide ban on cryptocurrency mining in European Union (EU), saying that the environmental risks are significant and that crypto-assets are commonly used for criminal purposes, such as money laundering, terrorist financing, and ransomware payments. They also cited India’s and the US’s preparations to fix the unregulated…