Why Tether Must Pay $40M In Fines To The CFTC

Per a press release, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has disclosed that their review on Tether Holding Limited and other associated companies has concluded. As a result, Tether has agreed to pay a $41 million fine. Related Reading | Breaking: Tether Executives Could Face Criminal Probe for Alleged Fraud The Commission concluded that Tether […]

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Brock Pierce ’s Delegation Discusses Cryptocurrencies With Honduras’ President

At least Brock Pierce isn’t claiming to lead an “Official Delegation of Bitcoin Ambassadors” anymore. The self-proclaimed “Visionary” and “Cryptopioneer” got his group of entrepreneurs audience with Juan Orlando Hernández, the president of Honduras. Reportedly, they talked about the country’s relationship with cryptocurrencies. However, the quotes that the local press printed don’t reflect that reality. […]

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Coinbase to List Tether On Pro Trading Platform

Coinbase announced on Thursday that its Pro trading platform will add stablecoin Tether (USDT). Coinbase Pro will list ERC-20 based USDT over Tether’s in-house Tron network (TRC-20) as early as next week.  Tether is a stablecoin available across several blockchains that is pegged to the US dollar. For USDT, the company behind the protocol is […]

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