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Published: June 11, 2023   |   Last Updated: June 19, 2023
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March 5, 2024

BRICS To Launch Blockchain-Powered Crypto Payment System

The BRICS nations, consisting of Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, have announced their intention to create an independent payment system based on crypto and blockchain technology. According to Kremlin aide Yury Ushakov, the primary goal of this initiative is to provide a convenient, cost-effective, and politically neutral platform for governments, businesses, and individuals …...

March 2, 2024

🥛 Crypto’s weekly recap 👀

Today’s edition is brought to you by LightLink – an Ethereum Layer 2 blockchain that lets dApps and enterprises offer users instant, gasless transactions. Follow LightLink on Twitter and don't miss the upcoming TGE and Airdrop. GM. This is the Milk Road, the only crypto newsletter that gives you the same feelings as waking up …...

February 29, 2024

Darknet Market Crypto Crime Revenue Spikes to $1.7 Billion: Report

Crypto related crime continues to evolve based on the environment. Darknet marketplaces and sanctions evasion are seeing increases even as overall volumes declined last year, according to blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis. Key Trends: In its annual crypto crime report released Thursday, Chainalysis said darknet market revenue jumped last year after the previous dominant player, Hydra, …...

February 28, 2024

Nigeria Detains Binance Executives Amid Crackdown on Crypto

The government of Nigeria has detained two senior executives from the cryptocurrency exchange Binance. This move comes as the country seeks to rein in speculation on the naira currency. The arrests come amid a broader crackdown on crypto trading platforms in Africa’s most populous nation, according to the Financial Times. Key Points: Read more: Nigeria …...

February 28, 2024

Elizabeth Warren Calls for Crypto to Follow Traditional Finance Rules

Senator Elizabeth Warren said in an interview Tuesday that she is willing to work with the crypto industry. However, she believes it must follow the same anti-money laundering rules and regulations as traditional financial institutions. “I want to collaborate with the industry. What I don’t understand is why the industry seems to be saying that …...

February 28, 2024

Bitfinex Hacker Details How He Pulled Off $4.5B Crypto Heist

Ilya Lichtenstein, who pleaded guilty last year to laundering billions stolen from crypto exchange Bitfinex, testified Tuesday on how he gained prolonged access to Bitfinex and looted user funds undetected for months. Appearing as a cooperating witness in a money laundering trial in Washington, Lichtenstein mapped out the 2016 attack. The attack ranks as one …...

February 26, 2024

Crypto Funds Witness $598,000,000 Inflows; Bitcoin Dominates

Crypto investment products saw inflows totaling $598 million last week. This marks the fourth straight week of positive flows, according to the latest report from CoinShares. So far, year-to-date, crypto fund inflows have exceeded $5.7 billion, representing 55% of the record 2021 intake. Earlier this week, assets under management hit $68.3 billion, the highest level …...

February 26, 2024

$56.5M Withdrawn From BitForex Crypto Exchange; Users Blocked

Cryptocurrency exchange BitForex suffered an abrupt service outage this week following the withdrawal of approximately $56.5 million worth of crypto assets from company wallets. The platform has provided no explanation, while users across social media report account lockouts. According to on-chain analyst ZachXBT, blockchain data indicates significant funds were being withdrew from BitForex less than …...

February 26, 2024

MicroStrategy’s Official X Hacked: Over $440,000 In Crypto Stolen

The official X account of software intelligence company MicroStrategy fell victim to an apparent hack on Monday morning. Attackers accessed the profile to share phishing links that security experts estimate drained over $440,000 in cryptocurrency from deceived users. According to crypto personality Spreek, unauthorized messages appeared on MicroStrategy’s 196,000+ X account urging users to visit …...

February 22, 2024

Nigeria Blocks Access To 3 Major Crypto Exchanges

Nigeria has ordered internet service providers to restrict access to top crypto exchanges, including Binance, Coinbase, and Kraken, according to the FT. The move represents a stark shift amidst the country’s expanding embrace of digital asset adoption and proposed market regulation. According to the FT report, Nigeria’s telecommunications overseer instructed ISPs to begin blocking major …...