US Citizen Used $1.1M of COVID Emergency Loans to Buy Crypto

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) arrested a Houston resident for allegedly fraudulently accessing over $1.1 million of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans and using it to buy cryptocurrency. The Suspect Took PPP Loans on Behalf of 2 Companies On…

Cosmos, Polkadot, and Terra Team Up to Develop a DeFi Product That Promises Reliable Interest Rates – CoinCheckup Blog

Anchor, a DeFi savings product that promises reliable interest rates, is scheduled to launch in Q3 this year The capital for interest rates will derive from staking rewards The project will be launched on Cosmos, Polkadot and Terra blockchains first,…

US Army Seeks a Cloud-Based Solution to Track Illicit Crypto Activities

The United States Army Criminal Investigation Division Command (USACIDC) is seeking a Software-as-as-Service web application to help them track and trace illicit cryptocurrency transactions. According to a statement of work published on July 10, the…

Binance Card readies to launch in Europe offering crypto-based debit payments » CryptoNinjas

Binance, the global blockchain and crypto exchange company, today announced the official rollout of its Binance Card in Europe and the United Kingdom (UK), enabling users to convert and spend their BTC, BNB, SXP, and BUSD to fiat at over…

MPC’s 10th Annual Mobile & Digital Commerce Event is Now Virtual on August 24-26, 2020

World’s Leading FinTech Brands Covering MPC20 Virtual Attendee Costs as Digital Commerce Takes Center Stage in Today’s Economy. PHOENIX, July 13, 2020: MPC20, the premier MPC Mobile & Digital Commerce Event, announced today that it will host its 10th annual…

DeFi Will be an Integral Part of the Lives of Many, CEO of Crypto Exchange OKEx

Hao believes that DeFi can bring financial services to “the people who are currently excluded or underserved by traditional finance.” Decentralized finance (DeFi) will be part of the lives of many people in the future, according to Jay Hao, the…

BTC Price Post Halving Starts to Align With 2016 Bull Run

There has been very little action on crypto markets over the past 24 hours. The majority of high cap coins are cooling off again following minor movements over the weekend. Bitcoin is no exception, remaining range-bound as the tedium continues.…

PayPal Confirms ‘Crypto Capabilities’ Development Already In Motion

The buzz about PayPal integrating its platform with cryptocurrency dates back to June when a “well-placed industry source” told Coindesk that the payment platform will allow new and already existing users to buy and sell cryptocurrencies directly from PayPal. The…

Did this Texan falsely file for PPP loans only to buy crypto with the funds? ⋆ ZyCrypto

Advertisement &nbsp &nbsp A 29-year-old Houston man is facing charges of falsifying applications for a PPP loan and attempting to buy cryptocurrency with the funds. Joshua Thomas Argires is being accused of taking more than $1.1 million in Paycheck…

Chainlink Sees “Off the Chart” Exchange Inflows as Whales Look for an Exit

Chainlink’s impressive multi-year high reached a boiling point a couple of days ago when bulls pushed it to fresh highs of $8.50 The crypto faced a firm rejection here that has since caused its price to reel lower Buyers have…

Bitcoin Scammers Have Stolen $24 Million in First Half of 2020: Whale Alert Report

In the first six months of 2020, scammers made off with about $24 million in bitcoin, as per the Twitter bot Whale Alert’s latest report. These scams involved giveaways, sextortion, fake exchanges, fake ICO’s, bitcoin recovery, video scams, Ponzi schemes,…