– FTX Targets Europe And Asia After Latin America With Its Visa Debit Card
The FTX cryptocurrency exchange said today that it is extending the availability of its Visa debit card to more than 40 additional nations worldwide. Although no specific nations were named, the company claimed that many were in Latin America. Following that, FTX intends to launch comparable campaigns in Europe and Asia. Before the end of 2022, the European rollout is expected to begin, followed by debuts in other regions, ostensibly including Asia.Read Full on Decrypt.
– Since The Vasil Hard Fork Upgrade, Cardano Has Added 100 Smart Contracts
After the blockchain successfully completed the Vasil hard fork on September 22, the decentralized finance (DeFi) network has shown no signs of slowing down since the Cardano (ADA) network reached the milestone of 3,000 smart contracts. In the two weeks following Vasil, 100 new Plutus Scripts (a Cardano-based smart contracts platform) were created, showing a continuation of the momentum by the hard fork.Read Full on Finbold.
– Crypto ETPs Are Still Growing, According To Morgan Stanley, Despite The Bear Market
According to Wall Street behemoth Morgan Stanley, the market for cryptocurrency exchange products is still expanding, an indication that institutional interest in the field of digital assets is still strong despite worries of a crypto winter. More than 180 cryptocurrency exchange-traded funds (ETFs), exchange-traded products (ETPs), and trusts are currently in operation, despite half of these products launching during the bear marketRead Full on coindesk.
– Top 10 Most-Purchased Assets Include ADA, With Whales Holding $5 Million In It
The largest wallets on BNB Chain, Ethereum, and a few other blockchains are the focus of the wallet tracker WhaleStats, which recently tweeted that Cardano’s ADA has become one of the top 10 most-purchased digital currencies among the 4000 biggest BNB Chain whales in the last 24 hours. The record shows that the largest whales on BSC have ADA valued at a total of $5,255,140.Read Full on U.Today.
– By Year’s End, Binance May Have Spent Over $1 Billion In Investments
Binance might still have a ton of dry powder left to use before the year ends even after spending a fortune on deals and investments in 2022. Changpeng Zhao (CZ), the CEO of the biggest cryptocurrency exchange in the world, reportedly stated that his business may ultimately spend more than $1 billion on purchases and investments this year. In 2022, Binance has already committed $325 million to 63 projects, according to information provided by Bloomberg.Read Full on CryptoPotato.
– This Past Year, Bitcoin P2P Trading Volume Increased By 40% In The Philippines
According to Paxful data, the amount of bitcoin traded in the Philippines has significantly increased during the last 12 months. Between Q3 2021 and Q3 2022, the asset’s P2P trading volume increased by about 40%. The weekly volume of Bitcoin traded on Paxful versus the Philippine Peso is currently approximately 80 million pesos. In July 2022, volumes soared and achieved record highs of around 110 million pesos. Volumes were somewhat lower in Q3 2021, averaging 85 million.Read Full on BeInCrypto.
– Now A Member Of Grayscale’s Large Cap Fund Is Polygon (MATIC)
As part of its quarterly rebalancing, renowned cryptocurrency asset management Grayscale has added support for Polygon (MATIC) to its large-cap crypto portfolio. In February 2018, Grayscale, a division of the massive venture capital firm Digital Currency Group, introduced the large-cap fund. The fund’s objective is to give investors exposure to the most liquid cryptocurrencies. It provided five cryptocurrencies at first.Read Full on U.Today.