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Maduro Mandates Petro-Financed Public Housing Scheme in Venezuela

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has mandated that the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, must be used to fund the ‘Great Housing Mission Venezuela’ social housing program. Ildemaro Villarroel, the minister of popular power for habitat…


Analyst Predicts Bakkt Will Build Trust in Crypto Markets

Prominent analyst Tom Lee believes the launch of Bakkt will help build trust towards crypto trading among institutional investors. Lee, a renowned Bitcoin bull and co-founder of the research firm Fundstrat, tweeted his enthusiasm for…





Tom Lee: Bakkt Brings the Legitimacy Bitcoin's Always Craved

Bitcoin aficionado and Fundstrat cofounder Tom Lee says he’s more bullish on the crypto sector than ever, remarking that Bakkt’s imminent launch could bring some much-needed legitimacy to the market. Lee tweeted that Bakkt’s launch…



Bitcoin Narrowly Avoids 7 Consecutive Red Daily Candles

Bitcoin narrowly escapes a critical breakdown. | Image: Shutterstock Bitcoin (BTC) has rallied to gain nearly 5% in as many hours, narrowly avoiding posting seven consecutive red daily candles for the sixth time ever. The…


EA Wants You to Invest in Crypto, or Does It?

EA wants you to invest in crypto, or does it? The gaming powerhouse authored a tweet a little over an hour ago pushing its 5.5 million followers to invest in cryptocurrency. Source: Twitter It’s brief,…


Craig Wright and Ira Kleiman Enter Settlement Discussions

Craig Wright and Ira Kleiman have entered settlement discussions, with both parties requesting a 30-day extension of all case deadlines to facilitate negotiations. According to a joint motion filed on Sept. 17, the parties have…