Kwame Oppong, an executive at Ghana’s central bank, told Cointelegraph that a CBDC could give their citizens the opportunity to use a "decent form of payment."
Decentralized finance, also known as DeFi, is a sector within the overall cryptocurrency and blockchain industry focused on providing a decentralized version of mainstream financial opportunities. In the mainstream world, financial institutions offer customers access to opportunities such as cash storage and loans. However, these offerings are governed by centralized entities.
An MEV bot gained massive profits worth $1 million by seizing an arbitrage opportunity. However, it was tricked into authorizing a malicious transaction that drained the funds.3929
Acquiring the assets of Celsius would imply FTX’s intent to save the lending firm, similar to what FTX US did for Voyager by securing the winning bid of approximately $1.4 billion.2670
Jerome Powell acknowledged that DeFi will start to reach more retail customers, highlighting the need for regulation.1907
Pantera CEO Dan Morehead painted an optimistic outlook for the wider cryptocurrency space during a keynote presentation at Token2049 in Singapore.1311
The theory is “not convincing enough to accuse the Wintermute project,” wrote BlockSec, as it highlighted that Wintermute’s actions during the hack made sense given the circumstances.1065
James Edwards bases his accusations on what he feels are dubious transactions and smart contract code that doesn’t match the post-mortem analysis.2294
Michael Patryn was doxed earlier this year for being the co-founder behind the DeFi project Wonderland, which collapsed shortly after.1414
Cardano’s Vasil hard fork seeks to enhance the platform’s transaction throughput speeds, DApp development capacity, security and general usability.8440
The hacker stole 732 ETH worth about $950,000 and sent it to the sanctioned Tornado Cash mixer.3608
The role includes “full product life cycle legal advice and support for global NFT products,” among other responsibilities.3641
The Terraform Labs co-founder faces charges in South Korea relating to the crash of the Terra ecosystems’ cryptocurrencies.4191
A new report suggests the Ethereum staking ecosystem could become a formidable industry impacting a wider crypto economy.1493
Crypto gaming isn’t working. Developers need to focus more on fundamentals and less on cosmetics in order to fix it.2492
The environmentally-focused financial product was introduced by a subsidiary of DeFi Technologies.2847