NYDIG Registers for a Bitcoin ETF, Morgan Stanley Named a Participant in SEC Filing

NYDIG Registers for a Bitcoin ETF, Morgan Stanley Named a Participant in SEC FilingJust recently, during Microstrategy’s “Bitcoin for Corporations” event, Stone Ridge Asset Management and New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG) founder, Ross Stevens, explained that he sees a “wall of money” entering the bitcoin space. A week later after that statement, NYDIG has revealed that the company has filed for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) and […]
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Nigeria Crypto Ban: Stakeholder Body, Politicians Assail Central Bank’s Directive to Financial Institutions

Nigeria Crypto Ban: Stakeholder Body, Politicians Assail Central Bank's Directive to Financial InstitutionsA body representing cryptocurrency and blockchain stakeholders in Nigeria has joined other crypto industry players in assailing the recent Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) directive to banks. The CBN order, which seeks snuff out crypto entities from the banking system, took effect on February 5, 2020. Not Just a Mere Reiteration In a statement, the […]
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Bitcoin Payments for Private Flights Soar, 20% of Privatefly’s Revenue Stems from Crypto

Bitcoin Payments for Private Flights Soar, 20% of Privatefly's Revenue Stems from CryptoCryptocurrency users are leveraging their new-found wealth to fly more often with private jets. This week the directional aviation company Privatefly revealed that close to 20% of the firm’s sales were paid in cryptocurrencies last month, and 13% out of that aggregate used bitcoin. On-Demand Private Flights and Crypto According to data from the company […]
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Mexico’s Third-Wealthiest Individual Adds Bitcoin to His Twitter Bio

Mexico's Third-Wealthiest Individual Adds Bitcoin to His Twitter BioJust recently the Mexican billionaire, Ricardo Salinas Pliego, joined Elon Musk and a number of high-profile people, by adding the bitcoin hashtag to his Twitter bio. Salinas is one of Mexico’s wealthiest individuals with a fortune of around $13.2 billion and 10% of the entrepreneur’s liquid portfolio is in bitcoin. Grupo Salinas Chairman Joins the […]
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Colombia’s Financial Superintendent Approves Nine Crypto Platforms to Work With National Banks

Colombia's Financial Superintendent Approves Nine Crypto Platforms to Work With National BanksIn Colombia, the entity managed by the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, the Financial Superintendence of Colombia (Superfinanciera) has revealed the authorization of alliances between Colombian banks and digital currency exchanges. So far, Colombia’s financial department has approved nine partnerships between exchanges and national banks in order to make cryptocurrency operations more accessible to […]
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