Basel’s bank rules for crypto-assets get stricter for stablecoins, lighter for crypto – Ledger Insights

Yesterday the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision published a revised consultation on the capital requirements for crypto asset risk exposures. This is an iteration of the initial proposals issued last year. While some had hoped for more relaxed rules, with one major exception, they’re stricter, as the head of the committee warned previously. All mainstream stablecoins are unlikely to pass … Baca Selengkapnya

A Day In The Life Of A Bitcoin Core Developer

Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To The Episode Here: In this week’s episode of “Bitcoin Bottom Line,” hosts C.J. Wilson and Josh Olszewicz are joined by Gloria Zhao, a Bitcoin Core developer who breaks down the behind-the-scenes action. Wilson begins by asking, “What got you into Bitcoin in the first place?” To which Zhao … Baca Selengkapnya

Gamers Rejoice as Crypto Winter Tanks GPU Prices

Key Takeaways High-end graphics processing units (GPUs) have tanked in value on the secondary market over the past six months.  The falling price of Ethereum and its upcoming switch away from Proof-of-Work have contributed to the decreased demand. Rising energy costs have also hurt miner profitability, resulting in many miners selling their graphics cards to … Baca Selengkapnya

Bitcoin ($BTC) Whales Keep Accumulating ‘Aggressively’, Data Shows

Bitcoin ($BTC) whales have kept on accumulating tokens “aggressively” throughout the bear market as prices plunge, according to on-chain data showing large addresses are adding to their holdings. The ongoing crypto bear market saw the price of BTC plunge from around $69,000 back in November 2021 to around $19,000 at the time of writing amid … Baca Selengkapnya

AUM of Crypto Investment Products at Record Lows in June, Trust Products Garner Lowest Total Since December 2020 – Bitcoin News

The latest data from Cryptocompare shows that assets under management (AUM) of crypto investment products reached record lows during the month of June. The data also shows 21 Shares Short Bitcoin ETP as the only digital investment product that registered a positive 30-day return (30.8%) as of June 23. Three Arrows Capital Insolvency Factor The … Baca Selengkapnya

Over 18k USD in Prizes Awarded During Hackathon on the Ergo Platform – Press release Bitcoin News

press release PRESS RELEASE. Singapore – July 1, 2022 – During the month of May, the Ergo Foundation co-presented Ergo’s fourth hackathon with ErgoPad. This ErgoHack Fest took place over three weeks and featured the largest prize pool to date, with over 18k SigUSD and 180k $ergopad up for grabs. ErgoHacks have been an identifying … Baca Selengkapnya

Mapping the next phase of the crypto journey

A new financial system; a more democratized, even more inclusive, financial sector; the future of the internet — the crypto ecosystem has been described as all of these things. However, as is evidenced by digital assets’ inherent correlation with the Nasdaq 100, most people fail to conceptualize blockchain as anything other than an extension of … Baca Selengkapnya