Feds Charge Person For Evading US Sanctions with Crypto

Photo: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) As pressures mount for crypto on the world stock exchangeprosecutors and the courts aren’t too far behind looking to slap down the crypto free-for-all. In a nine-page opinion approving of a still unannounced criminal prosecution, Washington DC Magistrate Judge Zia Faruqui said an unnamed defendant used an US IP address … Read more

How Africa’s tech sector can thrive – and it’s not all about legalizing Bitcoin

Speculation over which country would be the next to adopt Bitcoin as an official currency has largely centered on Central and South America, following El Salvador’s move seven months ago to become the first country to make the cryptocurrency legal tender. It would actually be the Central African Republic (CAR) that became the second country … Read more

We’re testing Ultimate Travel Club’s £99 holiday subscription deals

The cost of living crisis is prompting many to cut back on luxuries such as streaming services and coffee to go. But after two years of Covid shutdowns, many who can afford it are still considering spending the money on vacation. With the average week-long vacation set to cost UK holidaymakers around £1,000 per person, … Read more

How a bitcoin market ‘in extreme fear’ compares with the past, and what to expect next

USDTerra stablecoin, UST gold USUSD, +18.12%, once among the top 10 largest cryptocurrency by market cap, lost its 1 to 1 peg against the US dollar, falling to as low as 6 cents on Friday, according to CoinDesk data. LUNA LUNAUSD, 18.75, another cryptocurrency backing UST, fell nearly to zero from over $80 in early … Read more

Stablecoins, explained: Why the crash of Terra and Luna has investors on edge

London CNN Business — Within the often head-scratching world of cryptocurrenciesthere’s a small but growing sub-species known as “algorithmic stablecoins” that have some investors and regulators ringing alarm bells. This week, one popular so-called algo coin cratered, wiping out billions of dollars’ worth of value in just a few days. The coin, called TerraUSD, is … Read more

Bitcoin Slides Further, Tether Briefly Breaks $1 Peg

Bitcoin plunged and the world’s largest stablecoin, tether, briefly edged down from its $1 peg, adding to fears of more turbulence in the cryptocurrency market. Cryptocurrencies have been hit by two forces this week. On one side, concerns that inflation will necessitate aggressive central-bank tightening have sapped the desire to hold assets perceived as higher … Read more

Bitcoin Prices Fall. Cryptos Pressured as Terra’s Meltdown Intensifies.

Bitcoin prices have suffered a rout over the past week alongside other cryptocurrencies. Dreamstime Text size Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies remained under pressure on Wednesday, but above their Tuesday lows, with the focus on the meltdown of stablecoin TerraUSD, which is designed to be pegged to the US dollar. The price of Bitcoin fell 2% … Read more

Bitcoin Prices Fall. Cryptos Pressured as Terra’s Meltdown Intensifies.

Bitcoin prices have suffered a rout over the past week alongside other cryptocurrencies. Dreamstime Text size Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies remained under pressure on Wednesday, but above their Tuesday lows, with the focus on the meltdown of stablecoin TerraUSD, which is designed to be pegged to the US dollar. The price of Bitcoin fell 2% … Read more

Cryptocurrency TerraUSD Plunges as Investors Bail

A selloff in a cryptocurrency that was supposed to be pegged to $1 accelerated Wednesday, briefly sending its price to less than a quarter of that value. TerraUSD traded as low as 23 cents on Wednesday, according to data from CoinDesk. As of 5:15 am ET, it had partially rebounded to about 41 cents in … Read more

SALLY THE TRI: Pet insurance let me down when my poor old dog died

In March 2021, my dog ​​Remy’s insurance was being renewed. I have been with The Insurance Emporium for several years with no complaints. I noticed the bounty had increased significantly to £520 so I checked the summary and it appeared unchanged so I paid it. Unfortunately, in July 2021, Remy developed a bump on his … Read more