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The Future Of Crypto And Blockchain: Fintech 50 2022

Reported by Nina Bambysheva, Michael del Castillo and Steven Ehrlich The cryptophiles are settling into the realities of a bear market, but their recent triumphs should not be lost. A record nine cryptocurrency-focused companies made it onto this year’s Forbes Fintech 50 list–an honor roll of the most innovative private companies in fintech. Collectively, these […]

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Blockchain.com CEO Says ‘Crypto Winter’ Started 9 Months Ago

Peter Smith, CEO of Blockchain.com, told an audience at Money20/20 in Amsterdam that the embattled cryptocurrency market feels like “normal”.  Smith said he expects crypto payments to become mainstream over the next 5 years.  This article is a part of a series covering highlights from Money20/20 Europe. Loading Something is loading. Cryptocurrencies have crashed in 2022, […]

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The Blockchain Hub in Davos radiated warmth, wisdom and optimism during so-called Crypto Winter

The world’s most crucial week in international affairs ended successfully. The Blockchain Hub in Davos, hosted by CV Labs and CasperLabs, enabled blockchain leaders, enthusiasts, pioneers and newbies alike to connect and learn from industry experts and influencers.  Situated in the heart of Davos against a backdrop of snow-tipped mountains, the Blockchain Hub hosted over […]

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Launching BlockChain Reaction: Investment Research For Crypto Contrarians

adventtr/E+ via Getty Images Editor’s Note: This article is meant to introduce Mike Fay’s Marketplace service, BlockChain Reaction It’s my pleasure to announce the launch of BlockChain Reaction. In this new Seeking Alpha marketplace, subscribers will find hidden gem cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based assets. Believe it or not, even crypto has internal contrarians and you can […]

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Crypto Firms Should Use Blockchain Analytics, New York Regulator Says

Cryptocurrency firms should make use of blockchain analytics tools to help prevent and manage financial risks and suspicious activities, the head of the New York State Department of Financial Services said. Adrienne A. Harris, in guidance issued Thursday to New York state-regulated virtual currency entities, said crypto firms are encouraged to use blockchain analytics to […]

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Blockchain.com co-founder thinks the EU and UK are ‘progressive’ crypto regulators

Cointelegraph reporter Joseph Hall sat down with Nicolas Cary, the co-founder and president of Blockchain.com at the Paris Blockchain Week Summit, or PBWS, last week. Cary’s other roles include founding the Blockchain Commission for Sustainable Development and co-authoring a white paper called “The Future is Decentralised” for the United Nations Development Programme.  Hall and Cary […]

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Blockchain analytics company Flipside Crypto raises $50 million

Flipside Crypto, which provides blockchain analytics and business intelligence to crypto companies, has raised $50 million at a $350 million valuation. The round was led by Republic Capital. Other investors included True Ventures, Galaxy, Terra, Dapper Labs, M13 and Blockchain Coinvestors. Flipside analyzes blockchain networks through a process it calls “chainwalking” to gain insight into […]

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Crypto, Blockchain Present Opportunities for CFOs

When Gary A. Vecchiarelli, chief financial officer (CFO) at CleanSpark, joined the sustainable bitcoin mining and energy technology company in December, some people pointed out that he didn’t have a crypto background.  “Not many people do, right?” Vecchiarelli told PYMNTS in a recent interview. “But I believe it’s a great niche going forward because this […]

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