Bitcoin ETFs, user experience will drive adoption — eToro CEO
    02 Dec 2023

    While grassroots cryptocurrency adoption went stale after last year’s implosions in the industry, trading platform eToro’s chief executive believes that the appeal of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for institutions and ease of investing through various platforms for non-professionals could further drive Bitcoin adoption. EToro CEO Yoni Assia told Cointelegraph at the recent Abu Dhabi Finance Week that…

    The SEC is facing another defeat in its recycled lawsuit against Kraken
    02 Dec 2023

    The legal duel between the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Kraken, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, looks like another misguided attempt by the SEC to exert control over an industry that fundamentally challenges an outdated regulatory playbook. The agency’s lawsuit, filed in November, accuses Kraken of operating as an unregistered securities exchange. The lawsuit…

    Starknet token distribution not yet finalized despite speculation over portal screenshots
    02 Dec 2023

    The Starknet Foundation has moved quickly to quash speculation around screenshots of early iterations of a distribution portal for the upcoming launch of its native STRK ecosystem token. Information shared with Cointelegraph ahead of an announcement on X (formerly Twitter) outlined that the foundation is still developing plans to distribute the token to certain users,…