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This firm turned an old power plant into Bitcoin farm—and

Over the past few years, private equity firm Atlas Holdings has created arguably the most ambitious and self-sufficient Bitcoin mining facility in the U.S. by repurposing a whole abandoned power plant into a crypto farm. According to Ars Technica’s report published earlier this week, Atlas bought the Greenidge power plant in upstate New York back […]Read More

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MoneyGram gives crypto another try by partnering with Bitcoin ATM

MoneyGram has teamed up with Coinme enabling Bitcoin on/off ramping from physical locations in the United States, as per a release. Plans are in place to expand the setup to international markets later on this year. The move sees MoneyGram return to cryptocurrency after dissolving its partnership with Ripple earlier this year. By partnering with […]Read More

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This mining firm is tackling Bitcoin’s greenhouse gas problem in

Crusoe Energy, a Colorado-based mining and alternative energy firm, is tackling Bitcoin’s climate impact in a previously unseen manner, as per a feature on tech publication TechCrunch today. The firm has raised $128 million from investors for its cause. Bitcoin’s massive energy usage stems from the process of ‘mining,’ which sees the use of elaborate […]Read More

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Former SEC Director who led Ripple action lands new role

According to news outlet Bloomberg, Marc Berger, who stepped down from his role at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in January, will join New York-based Simpson Thacher in June. Berger was instrumental in bringing legal action against Ripple on allegations of selling an unregistered security in the XRP token. A key point throughout […]Read More

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Bitcoin firm that exploded 12,000% in the past year is

Bitcoin firm that exploded 12,000% in the past year is buying the world’s largest mining farm Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Start Earning Interest Riot Blockchain, a publicly listed United States Bitcoin mining player, acquired a crypto mining facility for over $650 million last week as […]Read More

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Bitcoin Investment Firm NYDIG Raises Additional $100 Million

Crypto investment provider NYDIG raised an additional $100 million in growth capital earlier this week. The new funding round featured MassMutual, Stone Ridge Holdings, New York Life, and Liberty Mutual Insurance, among others as strategic partners. This follows the investment firm’s $200 million cash injection back in early March.  In the previous funding round, Robert […]Read More

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Chinese firm Meitu buys $50M worth of Ethereum and Bitcoin,

News › Bitcoin · Ethereum › China › Investments According to the board, they are seeing a large adoption across China and countries from Southeast Asia. Companies considered “conservative” are now exploring cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. José Oramas · March 17, 2021 at 10:58 pm UTC · 2 min read Chinese firm Meitu recently announced […]Read More

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Bitcoin mining firm plans $2 billion NASDAQ listing via SPAC

A U.S.-based Bitcoin mining firm, named Cipher Mining Inc., will result from the merger between Bitfury subsidiary Cipher Mining Technologies Inc. and Good Works Acquisition Group, in a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) deal. The combined company is valued at $2 billion. Plans are in place to list it on the NASDAQ under the ticker […]Read More