Author Archive: Jeremy Parkinson

Phemex Launches Olympic Trading Competition

Phemex Launches Olympic Trading Competition

This Exchange News was brought to you by OKCoin, our preferred Exchange Partner. The Phemex exchange has announced and launched the Phemex Olympics: United Through Trading competition, the latest in a series of competitive and educational events held this year. Following the Olympics theme, the trading competition is divided into two categories — weightlifting and […]
Ripple Maintains “Lack of Clarity” Defense In SEC Case

Ripple Maintains “Lack of Clarity” Defense In SEC Case

Key Takeaways Ripple’s legal team has published a new legal filing. Ripple maintains that certain members of the SEC have expressed a lack of clarity around securities regulations. Some estimates suggest the case will end in 2022. The legal firm defending Ripple has published a new defense in the company’s ongoing legal dispute with the […]
Wealthfront Adds Grayscale Bitcoin, Ethereum Shares

Wealthfront Adds Grayscale Bitcoin, Ethereum Shares

Wealthfront will now let customers allocate to Grayscale’s GBTC and ETHE products. Wealthfront Adds GBTC and ETHE Wealthfront, a California-based investment firm with $25 billion assets under management, will give customers exposure to Bitcoin and Ethereum via Grasycale’s trust shares. The financial services firm announced the update Thursday. Customers will be allowed a maximum of […]
Harvest Finance Surges 127% on Coinbase Listing

Harvest Finance Surges 127% on Coinbase Listing

Key Takeaways Coinbase has listed Fetch (FET), Paxos Standard (PAX), Polymath Network (POLY), and Harvest Finance (FARM). The listed coins are available on Coinbase and Coinbase Pro in most supported regions. Harvest Finance’s FARM token surged 127% following the listing. This Exchange News was brought to you by OKCoin, our preferred Exchange Partner. Coinbase has […]
Ethereum Targets $3,000 Despite Death Cross Warning

Ethereum Targets $3,000 Despite Death Cross Warning

Key Takeaways Ethereum’s price chart is flashing a potential negative warning in a death cross. The market can expect volatility due to today’s options expiry and rising derivatives volume. Many investors are awaiting Ethereum’s upcoming London hardfork, which includes the crucial EIP-1559 fee burning proposal. This news was brought to you by ANKR, our preferred […]
Animoca Brands Acquires Indie Game Developer Blowfish Studios

Animoca Brands Acquires Indie Game Developer Blowfish Studios

Animoca Brands has announced the acquisition of Sydney-based Blowfish Studios, expanding the firm’s game development capabilities.  Animoca Brands Expands Game Development Animoca Brands is adding to its portfolio of game development talent by acquiring Blowfish Studios. The deal, announced Thursday, sees the leading NFT gaming publisher buy out Blowfish with a combination of cash and […]
Onboarding Millions on Layer 2 Solutions: Interview with DODO Founder

Onboarding Millions on Layer 2 Solutions: Interview with DODO Founder

Key Takeaways DODO is set to launch on Arbitrum, and believes that Arbitrum will surpass people’s expectations. While initially, liquidity will be spread between layer 2’s and sidechains like Polygon or BSC, if layer 2 delivers it will eventually prevail. The recent slump in DeFi prices hasn’t affected most projects as they all have more […]
Synthetix Goes Live on Layer 2 to Bypass Ethereum Fees

Synthetix Goes Live on Layer 2 to Bypass Ethereum Fees

Key Takeaways Synthetix has put its decentralized exchange on Optimistic Ethereum, a second layer network for Ethereum. This will reduce transaction fees and speed up price retrieval. Synthetix provides synthetic tokens—tokens that track the value of existing cryptocurrencies, currencies, and stocks. This Exchange News was brought to you by OKCoin, our preferred Exchange Partner. Synthetix […]
PayPal Hints it May Use “Interesting DeFi Apps” in Future

PayPal Hints it May Use “Interesting DeFi Apps” in Future

Key Takeaways In its Q2 earnings call, PayPal announced its new consumer wallet will feature additional crypto capabilities. The company also referenced DeFi applications regarding future crypto engagement. There are rumors of talks between PayPal and Uniswap, however nothing has been fully announced yet. This news was brought to you by Phemex, our preferred Derivatives […]
THORChain Shakes Off Recent Attacks with 39% Rally

THORChain Shakes Off Recent Attacks with 39% Rally

This news was brought to you by ANKR, our preferred DeFi Partner. THORChain has suffered a wave of attacks over the last few weeks, but RUNE is showing signs of recovery.  THORChain Makes Major Rally  THORChain is soaring.  The project’s RUNE token is up 39% in the last 24 hours, currently trading at $5.79. Although […]