Tag Archives: Crypto

New York regulators slap Robinhood’s crypto business with $30 million fine

Robinhood lays off almost a quarter of its staff The company cut nine percent of its workforce earlier this year. I. Bonifacic @igorbonifacic   Andrew Kelly / reuters For the second time this year, Robinhood is cutting its headcount. On Tuesday, the company announced it would lay off 23 percent of its workforce. According to … Continue reading New York regulators slap Robinhood’s crypto business with $30 million fine

Coinbase cuts roughly 1,100 jobs amid fears of a ‘crypto winter’

Coinbase is retracting job offers amid hiring freeze The crypto company is also extending the pause on new jobs. J. Fingas @jonfingas June 3, 2022   Sheldon Cooper/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Coinbase isn’t just freezing new hires as it grapples with a rough cryptocurrency market. Protocol says Coinbase is now rescinding some of its … Continue reading Coinbase cuts roughly 1,100 jobs amid fears of a ‘crypto winter’

Okcoin enlists Randi Zuckerberg for an NFT trading platform to empower women in crypto

By Connie Lin   April 19, 2022 Okcoin, a San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange and one of the largest such platforms in the world, on Tuesday revealed it will debut a zero-fee, uncapped royalty NFT marketplace. And alongside brand advisor Randi Zuckerberg, the company, which recently committed $1 million to supporting women in crypto, hopes its new … Continue reading Okcoin enlists Randi Zuckerberg for an NFT trading platform to empower women in crypto

US investors earn $46 billion by trading crypto in 2021

Alejandro Arrieche Last updated: 21 April 2022 The United States has become the global leader in terms of realized crypto gains in 2021 as revealed by research from the blockchain data analytics firm Chainalysis. In a report released on 10 April, the Coatue-backed research firm estimated the gains obtained by investors by trading cryptocurrencies last … Continue reading US investors earn $46 billion by trading crypto in 2021

Goldman to Collaborate with FTX to Expand Portfolio of Crypto Services

Alejandro Arrieche Last updated: 21 April 2022 America’s top investment bank – Goldman Sachs – and one of the largest exchanges of crypto derivatives – FTX – reportedly engaged in discussions to collaborate to offer new services to customers within the United States while eyeing the potential public listing of the firm founded by Sam … Continue reading Goldman to Collaborate with FTX to Expand Portfolio of Crypto Services