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Venture division of Thailand's oldest bank launches blockchain and DeFi investment fund

SCB 10X, the venture capital arm of Thailand’s oldest bank Siam Commercial Bank, announced on February 9 a new $ 50 million fund that will focus on blockchain investments, decentralized finance (DeFi) and early-stage crypto startups. The unit previously partnered with Ripple to integrate RippleNet. Mukaya Panich, Chief Investment Officer at SCB 10X, highlighted the benefits of blockchain…
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Blockfolio Users Received Racist Messages

Users of the popular cryptocurrency portfolio tracking app Blockfolio today received push notifications with racist text. They said that the service would be closed for blacks “with an immediate loss of all funds.” “We advise all users to withdraw funds…
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Mark Cuban bought Dogecoin for $ 5

Billionaire Mark Cuban bought $ 5 worth of Dogecoin for his 11-year-old son Jake. When a Forbes reporter asks me about #dogecoin and whether it’s a bad look for crypto when people are buying it pic.twitter.com/YGs27Vdsxo – Mark Cuban (@mcuban) February 8, 2021 Cuban called Dogecoin the cheapest economic educational tool that “is also entertaining.” Using the example of a…
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Elon Musk pushed bitcoin to a new maximum

The value of bitcoin began to grow rapidly last Monday, February 8. The inventor Elon Musk added fuel to the fire when it became known that his Tesla company had invested $ 1.5 billion in BTC. The cryptocurrency jumped above $ 47,000 the night before. The rally did not end…
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Experts commented on Tesla's investment in bitcoin

Tesla Elon Musk has invested $ 1.5 billion in bitcoin. In the future, she intends to integrate the first cryptocurrency as a means of payment for products. Against the backdrop of the news, Bitcoin has reached a new all-time high. Experts disagreed on the legality of Elon…
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Ether futures become available to users of the Chicago Exchange

Trading in Ether (ETH) futures is now available to traders on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). Recall that the trading floor announced the launch of a new product back in December last year. It is believed that the emergence of ETH futures will accelerate the entry of institutional capital into the largest altcoin. Before the launch of futures, ether began to fall in price, having lost…
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Mexican Billionaire Supports Bitcoin on Twitter

One of the richest people in Mexico and the founder of the Grupo Salinas group of companies, Ricardo Salinas Pliego, added a bitcoin hashtag to his Twitter account. Data: page Pliego on Twitter. The billionaire has joined the ranks of wealthy supporters of the first cryptocurrency, including the head of MicroStrategy Michael Saylor and the head of SkyBridge Capital Anthony Scaramucci. In January…
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