Gita Gopinath, the Chief Economist for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has urged developing economies to refrain from prohibiting digital assets and instead consider regulating the industry.
Dua raksasa perbankan, HSBC dan IBM, mengumumkan keberhasilan mereka melakukan uji coba cross-realm dan end-to-end pada transaksi aset.
Dengan demikian, mereka juga telah menyelesaikan sekuritas dan valas yang melahirkan wallet digital untuk dua mata uang digital bank sentral (CBDC).
Late Saturday night, cryptocurrency exchange – BitMart – announced that it had suffered a hack attack that resulted in more than $150 million U.S. equivalent stolen from one of its Ethereum and Binance Smart Chain (BSC) hot wallets. BitMart CEO and founder Sheldon Xia confirmed the exfiltration occurred in this series of three messages posted to his Twitter account.
The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Gary Gensler, has called for more investor protection in crypto markets. “This asset class is rife with fraud, scams, and abuse in certain applications,” he said. “In many cases, investors aren’t able to get rigorous, balanced, and complete information on tokens or trading and lending platforms.”
According to industry insider and government advisor Whit Gibbs, the United States government is already mining Bitcoin.
The claim was erroneously disclosed by Gibbs in a Dec. 1 interview with Anthony Pompliano on the Best Business Show, when the pair were discussing countries that are currently mining BTC.