Please find below today’s Crypto News 15 Dec Headlines
Crypto News 15 Dec #1 – Bitso Partners With Felix Pago to Offer Whatsapp-Based Remittance Services Between Mexico and US
Bitso, a Latam-focused cryptocurrency exchange, has partnered with chat-based payments provider Felix Pagos in order to offer Whatsapp-integrated remittances. The objective of this partnership is to put nearly instant chat-based remittances in the hands of Mexican and US users that might be intimidated by crypto tech otherwise.
Crypto News #2 – Australia Targets Crypto In Major Regulatory Changes for 2023
The new consultation paper will form the basis of Australia’s “strategic plan” for a payments system to be passed in early 2023. Speaking on this development, Australia’s Treasurer Jim Chalmers said: “The one constant in finance is changing. It’s fast-moving and dynamic and our regulatory frameworks haven’t kept up.
Crypto News 15 Dec #3 – Argo Blockchain Plc requests the restoration of Trading on the London Stock Exchange
Argo Blockchain plc happens to be a company actively engaged in activities related to cryptocurrency mining. At this point, the company has reached out and made an earnest enough appeal to the UK Financial Conduct Authority to once again restore the listing of its ordinary shares.
Crypto News #4 – Celsius Seeks $7.7M From Voyager’s Estate as Bankruptcy
Celsius Seeks $7.7M From Voyager’s Estate as Bankruptcy Cases. Lawyers for bankrupt lender Celsius are seeking to claw back $7.7 million from the estate of rival Voyager, as judges wrangle over the exact legal status of Celsius’ assets.
Crypto News 15 Dec #5 – Binance CEO Changpeng ‘CZ’ Zhao Warns Staff of Turbulent Times Ahead: Bloomberg
Binance’s Chief Executive Officer Changpeng “CZ” Zhao has warned his staff to expect turbulent times ahead as the giant crypto exchange sees a wave of crypto outflows amid concerns about its financial health, Bloomberg reported, citing an internal memo.
Crypto News #6 – CoinList Unveils New Security Feature Wallet Link
Token sale platform, CoinList, has announced a new feature, Wallet Link, for some of its exclusive partners. Wallet Link allows users to link their on-chain identities to their CoinList verified identities. The launch of the new feature forms part of a campaign to help users who lost their funds in the Nomad Bridge hack recover them.
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Crypto News 15 Dec #7 – Algorand To Support Digital Guarantees Platform In Italy
Layer-1 blockchain platform Algorand has been chosen as the public blockchain to support an “innovative digital guarantees platform” to be used in Italy’s banking and insurance markets. The Algorand-supported platform is expected to be launched in early 2023.
Crypto News #8 – Tether to reduce secured loans to zero in 2023 amid a battle against FUD
Tether to reduce secured loans to zero in 2023 amid a battle against FUD The move comes in response to a wave of mainstream media attacks and FUD, primarily from the Wall Street Journal.
Crypto News 15 Dec #9 – Crypto Regulations Tighten in Hong Kong and Canada Following FTX Demise
Crypto Regulations Tighten in Hong Kong and Canada Following FTX Demise In two separate statements this week, the finance watchdogs of Hong Kong and Canada warned investors of risks associated with crypto providers. Both are beginning to introduce and expand crypto regulations to fight back.
Crypto News #10 – Major Japanese Utility Works With Local Hardware Maker to Capitalize on Excess Power With Crypto Mining
Major Japanese Utility Works With Local Hardware Maker to Capitalize on Excess Power With Crypto Mining From coindesk.com Tokyo Electric Power Grid (TEPCO), a major utility company in Japan, is working with local mining rig manufacturer TRIPLE-1 to capitalize on excess power on its grid.
Crypto News 15 Dec #11 – XRP Whales Have Increased Their Holding of the Supply to 18.3%
Whale addresses on the $XRP Ledger, holding between 100,000 and 10 million tokens (between $39,000 and $3.9 million) have increased their holdings rapidly over the last five weeks, going from 16.7% of the cryptocurrency’s supply to 18.3%.
Crypto News 15 Dec #12 – Binance.US finally rolls out mobile payments service to US customers
Binance’s US arm has rolled out a feature called “Pay” that was launched by its global parent to users outside the US in 2021.
United States crypto exchange Binance.US has finally rolled out its Binance Pay service — some 22 months after the feature was launched by the global exchange to its customers outside the U.S.
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