14 May 2021 By Dominic Robinson
Cash, cash equivalents, other short-term deposits and commercial paper make up 75.85% of Tether’s proven reserves as of March 31. Tether Holdings Limited, the company behind the popular USDT stablecoin, released a full breakdown of its reserve composition on Thursday, offering more transparency about the composition of its assets. ... Read more

12 May 2021 By Lilly Harvey
Two months after filing VanEck’s BitcoinETF, CBOE has submitted another application — one proposed by Fidelity — to the SEC. The Chicago Board Options Exchange, or CBOE, has filed Fidelity’s Wise Origin Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. ... Read more

10 May 2021 By Evan Fitzgerald
Open DeFi’s new DAO will be community governed through a governance token. Decentralized finance alliance, Open DeFi, has announced it will create a decentralized autonomous organization, or DAO, to support its vision for an open and global cross-chain DeFi ecosystem. ... Read more

8 May 2021 By Lilly Harvey
The grassroots movement is dedicated to “rooting out corruption” with its latest exchange-traded portfolio and token offerings. WallStreetBets, the Reddit-based grassroots movement that achieved notoriety for short-squeezing hyper-leveraged financial firms, has launched a new blockchain-based application aimed at combating market manipulation in traditional finance. ... Read more

6 May 2021 By Evan Fitzgerald
Popular French video game publisher Ubisoft is set to become a validator node on the Tezos ecosystem. Ubisoft, the video game studio behind popular titles such as Assassin’s Creed, Prince of Persia and the Tom Clancy series, will become a corporate Tezos baker, or validator node. ... Read more

4 May 2021 By Dominic Robinson
The 50 billionth USDT token has been minted, Tether has confirmed. The market capitalization of Tether (USDT), the world’s largest stablecoin, zipped past $50 billion on Monday, in a sign that the cryptocurrency bull market was still heating up. ... Read more

2 May 2021 By Evan Fitzgerald
The upcoming listings will bring the total number of stock tokens tradable on Binance to five. Top crypto asset exchange Binance has announced it will list three new stock tokens over the coming week, following the launch of tokens tracking the performance of Tesla and Coinbase shares earlier this month. ... Read more