Starknet token sinks by 17% after airdrop distribution and listing on CEX

Second-layer blockchain Starknet experienced a sharp drop in the price of its token after the airdrop and listing. According to CoinMarketCap data, over the past 24 hours, the token’s price has fallen by more than 17%. The price drop, as…
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Original Post: Starknet token sinks by 17% after airdrop distribution and listing on CEX

Bitcoin might correct after hitting $50k; AI altcoin attracts investors 

Borroe Finance, a crypto AI coin, is attracting as Bitcoin stays above $50k
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Original Post: Bitcoin might correct after hitting k; AI altcoin attracts investors 

Number of crypto crimes in Hong Kong tripled in 3 years

Over the past three years, the number of crimes involving virtual assets in Hong Kong has almost tripled. According to a local media report, Financial Services and Treasury Minister Hui Ching-yu said that the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission…
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Original Post: Number of crypto crimes in Hong Kong tripled in 3 years

Nigeria reportedly plans to ban Binance, other crypto firms over their ties to forex

The Nigerian government is said to be considering blocking Binance and other crypto firms to prevent forex market manipulation and illicit fund movement. Crypto exchange Binance and other digital asset trading platforms are risking being banned in Nigeria, as the…
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Original Post: Nigeria reportedly plans to ban Binance, other crypto firms over their ties to forex

OP and NEAR up over 20% as Pullix raises $7m ahead of BitMart listing 

Optimism (OP) and NEAR Protocol (NEAR) are rallying. Yet investors, searching for more gains, are exploring Pullix (PLX), whose presale is in its last stage
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Original Post: OP and NEAR up over 20% as Pullix raises m ahead of BitMart listing 

Winklevoss twins give out $4.9m to Fairshake crypto lobbying group

Founders of Gemini exchange, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, have donated $4.9 million to the Fairshake political action committee (PAC). The Winklevoss twins have each donated $2.45 million to the Super PAC, according to the U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) and…
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Original Post: Winklevoss twins give out .9m to Fairshake crypto lobbying group

Klaytn and Finschia merge; BNB targets $400 as InQubeta presale approaches $10m

InQubeta presale is approaching $10 million. Meanwhile, Klaytn and Finschia are merging as BNB targets $400
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Original Post: Klaytn and Finschia merge; BNB targets 0 as InQubeta presale approaches m

Solana flips BNB; PEPE alternative may soar

Solana has flipped BNB. Rebel Satoshi (RBLZ), a meme coin and alternative to PEPE, may ride the trend
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Original Post: Solana flips BNB; PEPE alternative may soar

New crypto exchange Backpack started by former FTX and Alameda execs

Crypto exchange Backpack established by ex-FTX, Alameda Research executives is now offering services to customers in several U.S. states. In an X thread on Feb. 21, crypto exchange Backpack announced it has started offering services to users from 11 U.S.…
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Original Post: New crypto exchange Backpack started by former FTX and Alameda execs

Franklin Templeton leads investment in Blockchain media firm Blockhead

Franklin Templeton, a leading global asset management firm, has spearheaded an undisclosed investment round for Blockhead, a blockchain-focused media publication based in Singapore. With over $1.5 trillion in client assets, Franklin Templeton’s investment in Blockhead highlights the growing interest in…
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Original Post: Franklin Templeton leads investment in Blockchain media firm Blockhead

AVAX and SOL rallying but analysts back MATIC and GFOX

Avalanche (AVAX) and Solana (SOL) are higher, but Polygon (MATIC) and Galaxy Fox (GFOX) are emerging as coins to watch
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Original Post: AVAX and SOL rallying but analysts back MATIC and GFOX

Circle announces end of USDC support on Tron blockchain

Circle has announced its decision to halt support for the USD Coin (USDC) on the Tron blockchain. The firm emphasized that this move is part of its commitment to maintaining USDC as a trusted, transparent, and safe currency. Effective immediately,…
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Original Post: Circle announces end of USDC support on Tron blockchain

Crypto exchange HTX applies for Hong Kong license

HTX applied for a crypto license for its local branch in Hong Kong on Feb. 20, planning to operate HBGL Hong Kong Limited in the region. Cryptocurrency exchange HTX (formerly Huobi) has joined the group of applicants seeking approval to…
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MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor abandons plans to sell Bitcoin

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor has no plans to sell any Bitcoin (BTC) on the company’s balance sheet. In an interview with Bloomberg TV, Saylor noted that Spot ETFs had opened the gates for institutional capital to flow into the BTC…
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Original Post: MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor abandons plans to sell Bitcoin

Celsius CEO selects Bankman-Fried lawyers for upcoming trial

Former Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky has chosen to be represented by the same legal team as FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried against allegations of wire fraud and artificially inflating the company’s token value.
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Original Post: Celsius CEO selects Bankman-Fried lawyers for upcoming trial

Optimism’s fourth airdrop distributed nearly $41m in tokens

Layer 2 network Optimism unveiled its fourth airdrop, targeting web3 artists with a generous distribution of over 10 million OP tokens, valued at approximately $40.8 million.
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Original Post: Optimism’s fourth airdrop distributed nearly m in tokens

VanEck’s Bitcoin ETF sees 1,000% daily volume spike in fee cut anticipation

VanEck’s spot Bitcoin ETF jumped 14 times its daily average volume a day before the firm plans to implement a fee cut, reducing entry cost from 0.25% to 0.2%.
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Original Post: VanEck’s Bitcoin ETF sees 1,000% daily volume spike in fee cut anticipation

STRK trading spikes on major exchanges after Starknet’s 128m airdrop

Many users are selling and swapping their airdropped STRK tokens, as Starknet peaked at $3.42 within an hour of its debut.
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Original Post: STRK trading spikes on major exchanges after Starknet’s 128m airdrop

Ethereum price hits $3k, outperforms Bitcoin despite $36b ETF inflows

Ethereum on-chain data shows how investors depositing $1.5 billion into staking contracts could further propel ETH price ahead of Bitcoin.
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Original Post: Ethereum price hits k, outperforms Bitcoin despite b ETF inflows

Solana TVL surpasses $2b, down 6% in last 24 hours

Decentralized finance on the Solana blockchain has witnessed a resurgence, with the total value locked surpassing the $2 billion threshold.
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Original Post: Solana TVL surpasses b, down 6% in last 24 hours