BREAKING: Coinbase plans to raise $1.5B via debt offering

Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, is planning to raise $1.5 billion via a debt offering, the company officially announced Monday. The Nasdaq-listed crypto exchange is looking to use the capital raised to further grow the company’s balance sheet for general corporate purposes as well as potential investments and acquisitions of other… Continue reading BREAKING: Coinbase plans to raise $1.5B via debt offering

BREAKING: Coinbase plans to raise $1.5B via debt offering

Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, is planning to raise $1.5 billion via a debt offering, the company officially announced Sept. 13. The Nasdaq-listed crypto exchange is looking to use the capital raised to further grow the company’s balance sheet for general corporate purposes as well as potential investments and acquisitions of… Continue reading BREAKING: Coinbase plans to raise $1.5B via debt offering

Former Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu raises fresh capital for new crypto unicorn

Jihan Wu became a prominent name in crypto after co-founding Bitmain Technologies in 2013 and taking it public by 2018. His latest venture, Matrixport, raised new capital to stand at a unicorn-level of $1 billion in valuation.  With the participation of large venture capital firms including Tiger Global, DST Global, C Ventures and K3 Ventures, the Series… Continue reading Former Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu raises fresh capital for new crypto unicorn

Next to repay £29m in Covid rates relief amid strong revenue growth

Shares soar as retailer raises profit forecast for third time in four months Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Last modified on Wed 21 Jul 2021 05.15 EDT Next has reported strong revenue growth as shoppers returned to its clothing stores after the Covid-19 lockdown reopening and as a result has decided… Continue reading Next to repay £29m in Covid rates relief amid strong revenue growth

Dem congressional candidate rails against corruption but her political director is under investigation

Bernie Sanders accused of ‘diva behavior’, ‘The Five’ reacts Liberal senator reportedly asks for king-sized beds and 60-degree rooms among other requests; ‘The Five’ weighs in A Democratic congressional candidate in Ohio and former co-chair of Sen. Bernie Sanders’, I-Vt., failed 2020 presidential campaign has railed against corruption in her campaign but her political director… Continue reading Dem congressional candidate rails against corruption but her political director is under investigation

Almost half of Bitcoin hash rate signaling for Taproot activation

The road to the Taproot upgrade finally coming in 2021 is already underway, with major Bitcoin (BTC) mining pools already signaling support. According to data from Taproot.watch, a webpage created by Bitcoin developer Hampus Sjöberg, Taproot signaling now accounts for about 44% of the total Bitcoin hashing power as of the time of writing. AntPool… Continue reading Almost half of Bitcoin hash rate signaling for Taproot activation

Polkadot integration sparks rallies in REN, OCEAN and CELR price

Polkadot (DOT) has emerged as one of the top-choice blockchain networks over the past year thanks to its focus on facilitating interoperability between separate networks, especially Ethereum (ETH). As a result of Polkadot’s rise to prominence, projects that have embraced the concept of interoperability and joined the Polkadot ecosystem have seen a boost in their… Continue reading Polkadot integration sparks rallies in REN, OCEAN and CELR price

Crypto lending firm BlockFi raises $350M in new funding round

Bain Capital Ventures, Pomp Investments, Tiger Global, and partners of DST Global have led investors in a $350 million series D funding round for the crypto lending firm BlockFi, according to an announcement on March 11. The company indicated that with the addition of these funds, as well as $100 million raised via three earlier funding… Continue reading Crypto lending firm BlockFi raises $350M in new funding round

Litecoin Price May Resume a Range-Bound Move Between $155 and $205

Today, March 5, Litecoin has declined to $172 low after rejection from the recent high. There are indications of a further downward movement of price. Litecoin Price Long-Term Prediction: Bullish The LTC/USD has been in a downward movement for the past three days. From the previous price action, the altcoin plunged to $155 low as… Continue reading Litecoin Price May Resume a Range-Bound Move Between $155 and $205

Case dropped after woman in racist NYC run-in gets therapy – The Denver Post

NEW YORK — Amy Cooper, the white woman arrested last year for calling 911 on a Black birdwatcher in New York’s Central Park, had her criminal case thrown out Tuesday after completing a diversionary counseling program that prosecutors said was meant to educate her on the harm of her actions. Assistant District Attorney Joan Illuzzi-Orbon… Continue reading Case dropped after woman in racist NYC run-in gets therapy – The Denver Post

Case dropped after woman in racist NYC run-in gets therapy – The Denver Post

NEW YORK — Amy Cooper, the white woman arrested last year for calling 911 on a Black birdwatcher in New York’s Central Park, had her criminal case thrown out Tuesday after completing a diversionary counseling program that prosecutors said was meant to educate her on the harm of her actions. Assistant District Attorney Joan Illuzzi-Orbon… Continue reading Case dropped after woman in racist NYC run-in gets therapy – The Denver Post

House prices dip as sellers race to agree deals before end of stamp duty holiday

Property asking prices have dipped as home sellers scramble to agree deals before the end of the stamp duty holiday, new figures suggest. Rightmove said prices for flats and houses advertised between 6 December and 9 January were down 0.9% on the previous month. The property website said that dragged its measure of annual growth… Continue reading House prices dip as sellers race to agree deals before end of stamp duty holiday

House prices dip as sellers race to agree deals before end of stamp duty holiday

Property asking prices have dipped as home sellers scramble to agree deals before the end of the stamp duty holiday, new figures suggest. Rightmove said prices for flats and houses advertised between 6 December and 9 January were down 0.9% on the previous month. The property website said that dragged its measure of annual growth… Continue reading House prices dip as sellers race to agree deals before end of stamp duty holiday

David Cunningham Lands New Role at Fitting Tech Firm

Fashion industry veteran David Cunningham has nabbed a new role in technology as president of brand partnerships for MySureFit, the apparel fitting-tech company revealed Monday. A marketer and consultant, Cunningham previously served as the brand president for Ralph Lauren Chaps, Calvin Klein Jeans and Kenneth Cole, and vice president for Tommy Hilfiger’s denim brand. Cunningham… Continue reading David Cunningham Lands New Role at Fitting Tech Firm

Russian joint venture Bit + ramps up mining operations

En + Group has entered the crypto mining space in a joint venture with bitcoin miner hosting provider BitRiver. Reportedly, the joint venture known as Bit + already saw its first phase of a bitcoin mining facility set up and running with over 10 megawatt-hours of capacity provided by En + The two partners plan… Continue reading Russian joint venture Bit + ramps up mining operations

Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere denied a retrial again

The convicted leader of an upstate sex cult has had his bid for a new trial denied for a second time, according to federal court filings. Keith Raniere, co-founder of the Albany-based Nxivm sex cult, was previously found guilty of sex-trafficking, racketeering and possession of child pornography, and is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday. In… Continue reading Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere denied a retrial again

Depp claims notorious video rant was 'nothing to do with Amber Heard'

Johnny Depp claims his notorious ‘you wanna see crazy?’ video rant was ‘nothing to do with Amber Heard’ and took place while filming Lone Ranger – three years before his ex-wife claims Johnny Depp claims video rant of him played on first day of trial had ‘nothing to do’ with Amber Heard  Hollywood legend called… Continue reading Depp claims notorious video rant was 'nothing to do with Amber Heard'

Ethereum Could Stage Strong Rally As Double Bottom Pattern Emerges

Ethereum nosedived below the $202 support zone against the US Dollar. ETH price revisited the $192 support and it seems like there is a key double bottom pattern forming near $192. Ethereum declined more than 5% and it tested the main $192 support zone. It seems like there is a double pattern forming near the… Continue reading Ethereum Could Stage Strong Rally As Double Bottom Pattern Emerges

Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank, Blockchain Firm Billon To Pilot Digitized National Currency

Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) is planning to pilot the use of cryptocurrency for money transfers and custody with corporate and institutional clients after a successful proof-of-concept with Polish blockchain firm Billon. In a press release, RBI and Billon said that they decided to extend a successful proof-of-concept of a national currency tokenization platform into… Continue reading Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank, Blockchain Firm Billon To Pilot Digitized National Currency

Despite Bitcoin's 170% Rally, Analyst Expects XRP to "Pull Back"

Although Bitcoin has erupted over the past 24 hours, XRP has remained muted. The top altcoin is up 1% in the past 24 hours while BTC has surged 8% higher, failing to react to Bitcoin breaking past $10,000. This price action has convinced analysts that XRP is poised to retrace, in spite of the influx… Continue reading Despite Bitcoin's 170% Rally, Analyst Expects XRP to "Pull Back"

UK rain forecast: Scandinavian weather system to smash Britain with downpours

April have been one of the warmest on record as Britons were told to stay indoors amid the coronavirus pandemic. From today, however, that will all change as a weather cell blowing in from the Atlantic will cause “power showers” and the rain will continue until May. The worst affected parts of Britain will be… Continue reading UK rain forecast: Scandinavian weather system to smash Britain with downpours

Fool Me Twice: Will Bitcoin Rally on April Fools' Day Once Again?

April 1st, 2019 kicked off a massive rally in Bitcoin that over the course of the three months that followed, the cryptocurrency rose from $3,000 to $13,000. Will Bitcoin price rally once again this April Fools’ Day, or will the market not fall for the same tricks as the last time around? Fool Me Once:… Continue reading Fool Me Twice: Will Bitcoin Rally on April Fools' Day Once Again?

Ethereum Poised For a Fresh Rally Based On This Bullish Market Structure

Ethereum is showing positive signs above $225 against the US Dollar. ETH price is likely forming a bullish breakout pattern and it could soon rally above $235-$238. Ethereum is forming a nice bullish formation above the $220 support area against the US Dollar. The price is likely to surge above $230 and $235 to start… Continue reading Ethereum Poised For a Fresh Rally Based On This Bullish Market Structure

Bitcoin's Booming Hash Rate Is Really Bullish for the Market: Here's Why

Bitcoin energy value — which seemingly correlates with the coin’s price — and Bitcoin’s hash rate have just hit all-time highs (ATH), showing that the ecosystem is stronger and more valuable than ever. Determining Bitcoin’s Fair Value In December, Charles Edwards and the team at investment firm Capriole Investments (@caprioleio) detailed the Bitcoin energy value… Continue reading Bitcoin's Booming Hash Rate Is Really Bullish for the Market: Here's Why