Finance

‘Grow up,’ ex-Celsius directors warn crypto as BlockFi joins bankruptcy club

Two former directors of the collapsed crypto lender Celsius Network have a warning for digital assets firms wishing to avoid a similar fate: “Grow the f*** up”. Matthew De La Fuente, former […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Latest Landing Destination of the Sygnum Crypto Offering is Luxembourg

Since the regulatory clarifications enabling Luxembourg-based alternative investment funds (AIFs) to invest in digital assets in 2021, the demand for institutional-grade crypto services has risen significantly. To take advantage of this market […]

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Finance

TP ICAP registers crypto trading arm with UK regulator

London-based broker TP ICAP has become the latest institutional finance firm to get its crypto offering registered with the Financial Conduct Authority. The institutional trading venue said its wholesale spot crypto trading […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Crypto Bosses Heighten Calls for Regulation Amid ‘Bashing’ From Banks

Crypto bosses have amped up their calls for robust regulation of the industry, as the embattled sector fends off a bashing from high-street banks. While big financial institutions like JP Morgan, Standard […]

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Finance

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried says he didn’t know scale of bad Alameda bets

Sam Bankman-Fried said that he didn’t intend to commit any fraud or use customer funds to back leveraged bets that went wrong at Alameda Research, a cryptocurrency hedge fund attached to FTX […]

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Finance

Blackstone stops redemptions from real estate fund as stock slides

Blackstone shares took a big hit after the investing giant’s real-estate fund aimed at wealthy individuals said it would limit redemptions. Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, more commonly known as BREIT, said 1 December […]

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Finance

Are nontraded funds really the best place to invest?

Congratulations. You’ve worked hard and made some money, and now you have access to a new class of investments. But when the velvet rope opens up, it can also close behind you. On 1 […]

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News

Ghana passes law criminalising identifying as LGBTQ+ – JURIST

The Parliament of Ghana passed a bill Wednesday that makes it illegal to identify as LGBTQ+ in Ghana. The Promotion of Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values Bill 2021 states […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Bitget Reaches 20 Million Users As Spot Trading Volumes Grow by Nearly 100%

Although many have labelled 2023 as a down year for fintech, not all fintechs experienced this – case and point: Bitget. The cryptocurrency exchange and web3 company has shared that its spot […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Digital Assets and Electronic Trade Documents Focus of Law Commission Draft Legislation

The Law Commission, the statutory independent body constantly reviewing the law of England and Wales and offering recommendations for change, has launched a call for evidence to inform its project on private […]

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At least 16 Northern Ireland Troubles inquests to fall short of Legacy Act deadline – JURIST

At least sixteen inquests into deaths that occurred during the Northern Ireland Troubles will not be completed by the deadline set out in the Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Act 2023, […]

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