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BitMEX CEO Mocks Crypto Firms for Failure of ‘Poo Poo’ ICOs

The research team at BitMEX exchange has released a report in collaboration with TokenAnalyst which reveals that various ICO teams in 2018 gifted themselves a grand total of $24.2 billion worth of crypto tokens. Continue reading BitMEX CEO Mocks Crypto Firms for Failure of ‘Poo Poo’ ICOs

Binance CEO Criticized for Appearing to Advise Storing Crypto on Exchanges

Binance CEO Chengpeng Zhao (“CZ”) has come under attack after appearing to advise crypto holders to store their holdings on exchanges instead of on personal storage devices like USB drives or hardware wallets. Continue reading Binance CEO Criticized for Appearing to Advise Storing Crypto on Exchanges

Crypto Exchange CEO on Bringing Bitcoin Adoption to India

CCN had a conversation with Prashanth Swaminathan, the founding CEO of XDAT, a new Malta-based crypto exchange with eyes toward India and other markets. A native of India, he is an adviser to the Eleven01 project, which is an attempt at developing a regulated native blockchain in the country. Eleven01 enjoys support from several local government entities, as CCN has previously reported. Continue reading Crypto Exchange CEO on Bringing Bitcoin Adoption to India

BlackRock’s Anti-Bitcoin CEO Larry Fink’s Heir is Crypto Critic Mark Wiedman

Larry Fink, the anti-bitcoin CEO of BlackRock (world’s largest asset manager controlling $6.29 trillion), promoted senior managing director Mark Wiedman to oversee all of the firm’s international operations. Like his boss, Wiedman is a vocal crypto critic. Continue reading BlackRock’s Anti-Bitcoin CEO Larry Fink’s Heir is Crypto Critic Mark Wiedman