How NFTs can shake up the world of book publishing

How NFTs can shake up the world of book publishing

Author Emily Segal raised $50,000 selling NFTs for a book she hasn’t finished yet. Read More

South African Exchange Ice3x Shuts Down

South African Exchange Ice3x Shuts Down

Reading Time: 2 minutes One of South Africa’s oldest exchanges, Ice3x, has announced that it is closing down Ice3x had halted withdrawals weeks ago after finding a discrepancy in its BTC and LTC holdings The exchange abruptly halted withdrawals last month South African crypto exchange Ice3x announced this week that it is to shut its…

Bitcoin’s average hash rate trending at a new high

Bitcoin’s average hash rate trending at a new high

Glassnode data shows that the hash rate on the Bitcoin network has reached a… The post Bitcoin’s average hash rate trending at a new high appeared first on Coin Journal.

Canada finance minister: Pandemic an opportunity to bring in national childcare

Canada finance minister: Pandemic an opportunity to bring in national childcare

Canada finance minister: Pandemic an opportunity to bring in national childcare

European stocks rise after Fed vows continued support for recovery

European stocks rise after Fed vows continued support for recovery

Regional gains follow Wall Street S&P 500 hitting second record high of the week

Elon’s Secret Sauce

Elon’s Secret Sauce

A new book explores how SpaceX’s unique culture was forged

Quants Are Getting Ready to Pounce on China’s Commodity Boom

Quants Are Getting Ready to Pounce on China’s Commodity Boom

Trend-following hedge funds in Europe and the U.S. are waiting in the wings as China opens up its futures markets in everything from coal and soybeans to silver.

Plaid Completes Series D Funding Round with $425M Raising Its Valuation to $13.4B

Plaid Completes Series D Funding Round with $425M Raising Its Valuation to $13.4B

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What’s Going On In The Bond Market?: Macro Man Podcast

What’s Going On In The Bond Market?: Macro Man Podcast

Source: Bloomberg, 05:54

Economic recovery on rough patch, second Covid-19 wave may dampen prospects

Economic recovery on rough patch, second Covid-19 wave may dampen prospects

Gaps in recovery have been surfacing after the resurgence in new cases due to Covid-19 second wave, but the moderation in the pick-up seems to have begun well before.

Buy a COVID vaccine, get an HIV vaccine for free?

Buy a COVID vaccine, get an HIV vaccine for free?

Basic research can provide spectacular returns. But only one player really has the patience to invest in it. Read More

Coinbase’s Q1 Call Reveals Growth, Product Roadmap

Coinbase’s Q1 Call Reveals Growth, Product Roadmap

Coinbase’s Q1 Call Reveals Growth, Product Roadmap

Jordan Minister Says Threat From King’s Half-Brother Is Contained

Jordan Minister Says Threat From King’s Half-Brother Is Contained

Jordan’s deputy prime minister said authorities had neutralized what they said was a mounting threat posed by a former crown prince who has criticized the government of his half-brother, the king.

NAACP’s Trump insurrection lawsuit expected to add 10 new plaintiffs, including members of Congress, per reports

NAACP’s Trump insurrection lawsuit expected to add 10 new plaintiffs, including members of Congress, per reports

Summary List PlacementA federal lawsuit targeting former President Donald Trump, his lawyer, and far-right extremists in the aftermath of the July 6 Capital attack is reportedly scoring some new, heavyweight plaintiffs.  The NAACP’s suit alleging Trump, Rudy Giuliani, and members of the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers conspired to incite a riot in an…

Balance of Power: Harvard’s Furman on Inflation Risk (Podcast)

Balance of Power: Harvard’s Furman on Inflation Risk (Podcast)

Source: Bloomberg, 08:25

Yellen says more work needed to shore up weaknesses revealed by pandemic

Yellen says more work needed to shore up weaknesses revealed by pandemic

Yellen says more work needed to shore up weaknesses revealed by pandemic

Kraken Daily Market Report for April 04 2021

Kraken Daily Market Report for April 04 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $792 million, below the 30-day average of $1.33 billion. Total futures notional at $397.5 million. The top five traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Tether, Polkadot, and Tron. Strong returns Tron (+26%), Dash (+22%), and Orchid (+19%). April 04, 2021  $792.5M traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  XBT $58195. ↑2.3% $288.0M ETH $2077.0 ↑3.6% $168.1M USDT $1.0002 ↓0.01% $89.1M DOT $44.304 ↑7.5% $47.4M TRX $0.1278 ↑26% $34.1M ADA $1.1825 ↑1.9% $23.6M USDC $0.9999 ↑0.0% $20.8M XRP $0.6346 ↑10% $20.1M FIL $182.83 ↑2.4% $18.9M…

Gemini to provide custody for Brazilian investment bank’s bitcoin fund

Gemini to provide custody for Brazilian investment bank’s bitcoin fund

CryptoNinjas » Gemini to provide custody for Brazilian investment bank’s bitcoin fund Bitcoin & cryptocurrency exchange company Gemini, has announced it will serve as custodian and trade execution partner for BTG Pactual’s Bitcoin 20 Multi-Market Investment Fund; the first bitcoin fund launched by a Brazilian investment bank. Gemini provides cryptocurrency services and infrastructure to a…

DeFi yield optimization app ETHA Lend gets security audit report from Certik

DeFi yield optimization app ETHA Lend gets security audit report from Certik

CryptoNinjas » DeFi yield optimization app ETHA Lend gets security audit report from Certik ETHA Lend, an interoperable protocol that provides algorithmically optimal yield in DeFi, today updated on its inspection by Certik, a blockchain security auditor. The primary purpose of the security audit was to ensure the curation of a secure protocol ecosystem for…

BitShares blockchain platform to launch NFT network

BitShares blockchain platform to launch NFT network

CryptoNinjas » BitShares blockchain platform to launch NFT network BitShares, the first DPoS blockchain with self-governance, announced that it will launch NFTs this month. NFTs are another marker of how flexible the BitShares platform core actually is in terms of use-cases on the blockchain. This is also a great boost all-around to the kind of…