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Jim Lester Joins BitPay as First Chief Operating Officer

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 2:30pm

BitPay , the worlds largest provider of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment services, today announced Jim Lester as the companys first Chief Operating Officer (COO).

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  • BitPay , the worlds largest provider of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment services, today announced Jim Lester as the companys first Chief Operating Officer (COO).
  • We brought in a Chief Operating Officer as we continue to scale as more payments move to the blockchain and to expand the companys leadership position as the largest global blockchain payments provider, Stephen Pair, CEO of BitPay, said.
  • Jim is a perfect fit for continued product innovation and to lead BitPays operation, customer support, sales and account management teams.
  • Formerly, he was the Chief Marketing and Product Officer (CMO/CPO) at a VC backed banking and lending technology company, leading initiatives resulting in triple digit growth.

Cryptocurrency Gear Company Coin Monster Integrates Centric Swap (CNS) Payments

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 7:05pm

LONDON, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Coin Monster, a crypto gear company from Sheridan, Wyoming, announced they have integrated a Centric Swap ( CNS ) payment option into their online store.

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  • LONDON, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Coin Monster, a crypto gear company from Sheridan, Wyoming, announced they have integrated a Centric Swap ( CNS ) payment option into their online store.
  • Coin Monster is also an authorized reseller for Keystone, a company that makes hardware wallets and related accessories.
  • Coin Monster offers branded gear for popular tokens, including Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dogecoin, and Shiba Inu.
  • Centric COO Tommy Butcher said, "It's a pleasure to welcome Brad and the team at Coin Monster to the growing network of businesses transacting in Centric."

Moonstake Integrates MoonPay for Fast, Easy, and Secure Crypto Purchasing

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 3:00am

SINGAPORE, Jan 12, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Today, Moonstake is thrilled to announce our support of the MoonPay buy crypto service into our web and mobile wallets.

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  • SINGAPORE, Jan 12, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Today, Moonstake is thrilled to announce our support of the MoonPay buy crypto service into our web and mobile wallets.
  • Currently, Moonstake supports staking of 14 high-demand PoS coins, 2 high-demand NFT standards ERC-721 and Cardano.
  • Beyond hold, send, receive, track price, and stake crypto, users can also buy and sell their digital assets through supported decentralized exchange services integrated natively inside Moonstake Wallet which includes Changelly and now, MoonPay.
  • Click "Pay with MoonPay" on the confirmation message to get redirected to making the purchase on MoonPay.

Function X welcomes Litecoin Foundation as a public validator

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Friday, January 7, 2022 - 3:59pm

VALLETTA, Malta and SINGAPORE, Jan. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Litecoin Foundation joins the Function X blockchain as a public validator.

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  • VALLETTA, Malta and SINGAPORE, Jan. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Litecoin Foundation joins the Function X blockchain as a public validator.
  • The Litecoin Foundation is a community-led, non-profit organization that promotes the awareness, development and use of Litecoin - a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency.
  • Function X blockchain, a next-generation internet service framework, is designed to increase the liquidity and value of digital assets created on the Function X network, has launched its mainnet in July 2021 .
  • Function X President David Ben Kay says, "The Litecoin Foundation team and community has a long history of making Litecoin accessible to more people.

Life Clips Subsidiary Belfrics Announces Plans For Expansion; Opens Office in Bangalore India

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Thursday, January 6, 2022 - 12:30pm

AVENTURA, Fla., Jan. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Life Clips, Inc. (OTC Pink: LCLP) (the Company) announced today its Belfrics subsidiary plans to increase its office footprint and significantly expand its workforce in India.

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  • AVENTURA, Fla., Jan. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Life Clips, Inc. (OTC Pink: LCLP) (the Company) announced today its Belfrics subsidiary plans to increase its office footprint and significantly expand its workforce in India.
  • Belfrics office in India is located at KMJ ARCADIA, #15, 2nd floor, Industrial Main Road, 5th Block Koramangala, Bangalore - 560 034.
  • Belfrics office in Bangalore should be the companys largest office among its teams in Labuan, Kuala Lumpur, Nairobi, Kinondoni, Dubai, Abuja, and Singapore.
  • Our additional office in Bangalore demonstrates our commitment to supporting Belfrics' growth as it expands its presence in both India and South Asia.

EQS-News: Sygnum Series B raises USD 90 million, accelerating expansion of Web 3.0 offerings and into new global markets

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Thursday, January 6, 2022 - 7:02am

They are joined by a raft of new and existing strategic investors, with the round valuing Sygnum at USD ~800 million on a post-money basis.

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  • They are joined by a raft of new and existing strategic investors, with the round valuing Sygnum at USD ~800 million on a post-money basis.
  • As with all prior fundraising rounds, the Series B also saw the participation of a large group of employees as personal investors.
  • Fuelled by continued strong demand for its integrated portfolio of regulated digital asset products and services, in 2021 Sygnum delivered a tenfold year-on-year increase in consolidated gross revenues.
  • Sygnum is the world's first digital asset bank, and a digital asset specialist with global reach.

Bitwise Announces Results of December 2021 Month-End Crypto Index Reconstitution

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Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - 2:24am

Bitwise Index Services, the indexing subsidiary of Bitwise Asset Management , today announced the results of the monthly reconstitution of the Bitwise Crypto Indexes, which took place on December 31, 2021, at 4pm ET.

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  • Bitwise Index Services, the indexing subsidiary of Bitwise Asset Management , today announced the results of the monthly reconstitution of the Bitwise Crypto Indexes, which took place on December 31, 2021, at 4pm ET.
  • There was one change to the constituents of the Bitwise 10 Large Cap Crypto Index as a result of the December 31, 2021 reconstitution: Avalanche entered the index, replacing Uniswap.
  • There was one change to the constituents of the Bitwise Decentralized Finance Crypto Index as a result of the December 31, 2021 reconstitution: Loopring re-entered the index, replacing Ren.
  • The Bitwise Crypto Indexes are reconstituted on a monthly basis according to the rules of the Bitwise Crypto Index Methodology as applied by the Bitwise Crypto Index Committee.

Maverick FX Transforms to Maverick Currencies

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Monday, January 3, 2022 - 1:21pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Maverick FX, the foreign currency trading division of the top proprietary trading firm, Maverick Trading, announced that it will be operating under the name Maverick Currencies effective January 1st, 2022.

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  • SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Maverick FX, the foreign currency trading division of the top proprietary trading firm, Maverick Trading, announced that it will be operating under the name Maverick Currencies effective January 1st, 2022.
  • Previously, Maverick Trading had authorized its traders to trade Bitcoin futures and futures options in its Stock/Options division.
  • Maverick Trading's CEO, Darren Fischer commented at length: "There were two driving forces behind this decision.
  • About Maverick Currencies: Maverick Currencies is the currency trading division of the premier proprietary trading firm, Maverick Trading.

FTFT Subsidiary Launches Cryptocurrency Market Data Platform FTFTX

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Monday, January 3, 2022 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Future FinTech Group Inc. (NASDAQ:FTFT) ("hereinafter referred to as "Future FinTech", "FTFT" or "the Company"), a leading blockchain-based e-commerce business and a fintech service provider, announced today that its subsidiary, FTFT Capital Investments LLC ("FTFT Capital") has launched FTFTX, an innovative global cryptocurrency market data platform that provides institutional and individual investors with real-time, high-quality and reliable cryptocurrency market data and aggregate trading information from a large number of cryptocurrency exchanges.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Future FinTech Group Inc. (NASDAQ:FTFT) ("hereinafter referred to as "Future FinTech", "FTFT" or "the Company"), a leading blockchain-based e-commerce business and a fintech service provider, announced today that its subsidiary, FTFT Capital Investments LLC ("FTFT Capital") has launched FTFTX, an innovative global cryptocurrency market data platform that provides institutional and individual investors with real-time, high-quality and reliable cryptocurrency market data and aggregate trading information from a large number of cryptocurrency exchanges.
  • FTFTX collects cryptocurrency and market data, directly linking hundreds of leading venues, markets and exchanges around the globe and making the data available to users 24 hours a day.
  • FTFT Capital believes that FTFTX's real-time cryptocurrency market data can help users with their investment decisions by providing them with real-time aggregated global cryptocurrency market data as well as the potential for achieve optimal pricing and lower transaction costs.
  • Ola Lind, Director of FTFT Capital and FTFTX, stated, "We believe that efficiency, security and reliable market data are essential for cryptocurrency investors around the globe.

First Ever Shiba Inu eGift Cards Available for Purchase on The Gift Cards Giant GiftChill

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Saturday, January 1, 2022 - 12:35am

SINGAPORE, Dec. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- GiftChill is excited to announce their exclusive eGift Card available for purchase, the Shiba Inu eGift Card, an offer unavailable at any other online store.

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  • SINGAPORE, Dec. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- GiftChill is excited to announce their exclusive eGift Card available for purchase, the Shiba Inu eGift Card, an offer unavailable at any other online store.
  • These Shiba Inu eGift Cards can conveniently be purchased with a variety of already-held cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, DogeCoin, Kishu Inu, Litecoin, USDT, USDC, and BNB.
  • While Dogecoin was the first memecoin to gain widespread popularity, the model was improved upon in the form of Shiba Inu tokens.
  • Unlike Dogecoin, Shiba Inu is built on the Ethereum blockchain, and 50% of Shiba Inu tokens are held by the wildly successful Ethereum creator, Vitalik Buterin.