It seemed like the intersection of cryptocurrency and collectibles couldn’t get any more confusing until it did, with an aspiring developer of a decentralized autonomous organization saying the group won the bidding for a historical document just days after another came up short at an auction of a rare copy of the U.S. Constitution. Ameer
Until October, nothing on Aaron Lammer’s resume really screamed Wall Street. There’s the “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” theme song he co-wrote, the music he made with Drake and Kanye West and the Rick Bayless cookbook he helped edit. There’s Longform.org, the website he co-founded that got famous in media circles for showcasing long pieces of good journalism.
HONG KONG: The dollar was near a four-and-a-half-year top against the yen on Tuesday, after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell was reappointed for a second term, emboldening bets on higher U.S. interest rates. At 114.8 yen the greenback is near last week\’s peak of 114.97, its highest since March 2017, having jumped 0.77% on Monday.
Former Citigroup Inc. executive Matt Zhang is launching a $1.5 billion venture focused on cryptocurrency-related investments and has hired Sam Peurifoy — an ex-Goldman Sachs analyst known for his online gaming persona “Das Kapitalist” — to lead a dedicated “play-to-earn” strategy. The New York-based investment firm, named Hivemind Capital Partners, has received “a decent amount
MicroStrategy Inc. founder and Chief Executive Officer Michael Saylor has cemented the enterprise-software company’s position as the largest corporate owner of Bitcoin, saying it purchased $414 million more of the largest cryptocurrency during its recent swoon. The Tysons Corner, Virginia-based company, which has been buying Bitcoin since August 2020, now holds 121,044 tokens valued at
NEW DELHI: The rupee extended its losses against the US dollar so far this week, weakening up to 0.1 per cent so far on Tuesday as the greenback strengthened globally and domestic equities continued on their losing streak, dealers said. The partially convertible Indian rupee opened at 74.48 per US dollar as against 74.4050 at
Cryptocurrency conglomerate Digital Currency Group Inc. and subsidiaries including digital asset manager Grayscale Investments LLC will relocate from New York City to Stamford, Connecticut, as cities compete for blockchain firms. DCG is expected to create more than 300 new jobs in the state over the next five years, according to a statement from the office
NEW DELHI: After the rupee weakened sharply earlier on Tuesday, it recouped most losses versus the US dollar to end the day just marginally lower as domestic equities saw a smart rebound and as some banks sold the greenback on behalf of exporters, dealers said. The partially convertible rupee ended at 74.4225 to a dollar
Follow @crypto Twitter for the latest news. Indonesia’s central bank wants a digital form of the rupiah to “fight” cryptocurrencies as it considers whether to issue such a tender, said a senior official. Crypto assets are traded alongside commodity futures and are regulated by the trade ministry despite having a significant impact on the financial
SYDNEY: The dollar paused on Wednesday after a surge that followed the reappointment of Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell, who was seen as the more hawkish choice, while the New Zealand dollar eased after a smaller than expected rate hike. The euro held just above a 16-month trough at $1.1238, having found a measure of