the secrets behind the quartet that orchestrated the rise and fall of FTX

the secrets behind the quartet that orchestrated the rise and fall of FTX

By Emma Confrere Released 1 hour ago, Update 1 minute ago Sam Bankman-Fried’s penthouse in Nassau, Bahamas, as well as the main people connected to the case: “SBF”, Caroline Ellison, Ryan Salame, Gary Wang. REUTERS / JEENAH MOON / REUTERS / JEENAH MOON INVESTIGATION – Condemned by some of his relatives, Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder … Read more

Ex-FTX boss Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in the Bahamas

Ex-FTX boss Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in the Bahamas

The ousted head of the cryptocurrency platform, the young man is facing criminal prosecution for his role in the company’s spectacular collapse. Sam Bankman-Fried, the fallen cryptocurrency star and former head of the FTX platform, was arrested in the Bahamas on Monday, December 12 at the request of US authorities, announced Damian Williams, a New … Read more

Kazakhstan tightens laws on cryptocurrency mining

Kazakhstan tightens laws on cryptocurrency mining

In particular, the country is planning the introduction of a tax and the possession of a compulsory license for companies that mine cryptocurrencies. Kazakhstan, one of the world’s leading producers of cryptocurrencies, will tighten its laws regarding the virtual currency creation industry, an energy-intensive process in Central Asia’s largest state, plagued by regular blackouts. The … Read more

Bitcoin: the impending breakout of the annual low

The price of Bitcoin is holding up, but the decline is still preferable The price of Bitcoin is still in a range, more and more limited and observes some resistance compared to traditional assets. Indeed, financial markets remain under tension, and Jerome Powell’s latest intervention, during the monetary policy press conference on Wednesday, only highlights … Read more

From crash to crash, how low can bitcoin fall?

By Elsa Trujillo Posted 1 hour ago, Update 48 minutes ago There are warning signs of all of the great variations of bitcoin, which you need to know how to spot. DADO RUVIC / REUTERS DECRYPTION – Since January, the cryptocurrency has lost 53% of its value. The current crisis differs from previous recessions. Whether … Read more

What is Web3, decentralized with blocks and criticized with bullet? – Liberation

Thanks for asking Article reserved for subscribers Faced with digital giants, cryptocurrency enthusiasts are demanding the deployment of a decentralized web, belonging to its users and on which everyone could freely share their opinion. But this vision based on the blockchain, which can generate inequalities and scams, ignites the debates. Only the light from the … Read more

Investing in cryptoassets is on the rise

Article sponsored by Coinhouse According to a study by the consulting firm KPMG for Adan (Association for the development of digital assets) published at the beginning of the year, 8% of French people have already invested in cryptoassetswhether cryptocurrencies or NFTs (non-fungible tokens) based on blockchain technology. This figure has been put into perspective with … Read more

Finance: why cryptocurrencies are collapsing

By Daniele Guinot Posted There are 3 minutes, Update There are 3 minutes For the first time since the end of 2020, bitcoin fell below the symbolic bar of 20,000 dollars (17,599 dollars) on Saturday. denisismagilov – stock.adobe.com ANALYSIS – Market reversals are commonplace with cryptocurrencies, which alternate up and down cycles. But the current … Read more

Mica and TFR, two texts at the heart of European debates – Liberation

Decryption Article reserved for subscribers After a black Monday in the market which saw the price of bitcoin fall, the European Parliament has again battled over the regulation of cryptocurrencies. “Libé” takes stock of the measures that divide elected officials and the crypto community. Petitions, press releases and even aggressive campaigning on social networks… For … Read more

Vueling Airlines Will Accept Cryptocurrency Payments

From 2023, customers will be able to choose between 13 cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, ethereum and dogecoin. Cryptocurrencies are beginning to establish themselves in the economic ecosystem. New proof of this is that the Spanish airline Vueling announced this week that it would, from the beginning of 2023, accept payments in cryptocurrencies for private customers. Read … Read more