Treasury Secretary-designate Janet Yellen said she would work with lawmakers to fast-track a series of tax increases on corporations and wealthy Americans as the Biden administration tries to pass spending on infrastructure and expanding the social safety
Coinbase "Commerce" will now let merchants that use its service instantly convert cryptocurrencies to fiat currencies and the USDC stablecoin, by simply linking your coinbase account, and converting in a few simply clicks.
Crypto exchange Coinbase has announced that it is now offering “instant withdrawals” to Debit cards, enabling cryptocurrency users to easily covert their crypto balances into fiat and spend their funds using their respective VISA cards.
As the crypto market shows signs of stability XRP (XRP) holders can prepare for claiming the Spark (Flare) token, the native token of the Flare Network. As we previously reported, the Flare Network is about to be launched, but an exact start date of the “utility fork” has not been announced yet.
The cryptocurrency Tezos (XTZ) can now be accepted as payment for free on any woocommerce website, via a plugin. Millions of online websites run on woocommerce which opens the payment gateway up to millions.
The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced details of the FedNow℠ Service, a new 24x7x365 interbank settlement service with clearing functionality to support instant/real-time payments in the United States.
Scalable blockchain Elrond has made the leap onto its mainnet and drastically reduced the token supply in the process. As a result the price must also be recalculated and the price of the new coin will be increased by 1000x, making Elrond a $20 coin at present pricing.
Elrond’s mainnet has successfully launched, ushering in an era of high-speed dApps and scalable crypto payment technology. The blockchain’s developers have wasted no time in refining components of Elrond’s architecture, starting with an enhanced token model.
The OCC serves to charter, regulate and supervise national banks. Today’s OCC letter clarifies that national banks have the authority to provide fiat bank accounts and cryptocurrency custodial services to cryptocurrency businesses. This clarification from the OCC may open the doors for larger financial institutions to be more comfortable providing traditional bank accounts to cryptocurrency […]
The number of regulated cryptocurrency exchanges in the Philippines has grown to 16, according to Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, the country’s central bank. One of the regulated exchanges has been helping the government and Unionbank to launch an app for bond purchases.