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Voyager Completes Successful Auction and Announces Agreement for FTX to Acquire Its Assets

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors ("UCC") participated actively in the competitive auction and supports FTX US's winning bid.

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  • The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors ("UCC") participated actively in the competitive auction and supports FTX US's winning bid.
  • FTX US's market-leading, secure trading platform will enable customers to trade and store cryptocurrency after the conclusion of the Company's chapter 11 cases.
  • FTX US and the Company will work to close the transaction promptly following approval of the chapter 11 plan by the Bankruptcy Court.
  • The auction follows Voyager's July 5, 2022 entrance into a voluntary restructuring process aimed at returning maximum value to customers.

Amber Lounge, the World's Best Known F1 After Party, Partners with SO-COL to Launch NFT Memberships

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Monday, September 26, 2022

Amber Lounge is partnering with web3 NFT infrastructure company, SO-COL, founded by web3 key opinion leader Irene Zhao.

Key Points: 
  • Amber Lounge is partnering with web3 NFT infrastructure company, SO-COL, founded by web3 key opinion leader Irene Zhao.
  • Joining them this year would be prominent web3 founders who are also visiting Singapore for Token2049, right before Amber Lounge at Singapore Grand Prix.
  • In 2022, Catcha Group acquired Amber Lounge and launched the Amber Lounge NFT memberships initiative.
  • Each NFT represents a lifetime membership granting the holder global access to Amber Lounge events, along with other perks.

CoinShares launches its first FTX ETP at BX Swiss

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Friday, September 23, 2022

The first listed ETP (ticker CFTT) offers investors exposure to FTX, the native coin of one of the largest global cryptocurrency exchanges.

Key Points: 
  • The first listed ETP (ticker CFTT) offers investors exposure to FTX, the native coin of one of the largest global cryptocurrency exchanges.
  • With the new ETP from CoinShares 51 ETPs from 12 issuers are already tradable daily on BX Swiss from 9.00 am to 5.30 pm.
  • The underlying of the new ETP is the cryptocurrency FTX (or FTX Token - FTT), currently one of the TOP 25 most important cryptocurrencies (by market capitalization).
  • With CoinShares joining as new and pioneering issuer, our ETP offering will extend to an even larger universe of cryptocurrencies, emphasizes Matthias Mller, Head of Markets & Services der BX Swiss AG.

EQS-News: Hacking, Fake Volume And Market Manipulation – The Issues In Crypto Trading And How One Company Is Helping Combat Them

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Ripe at this stage are issues that mature markets such as equities, bonds and foreign exchange have long been combating but are largely unaddressed in crypto.

Key Points: 
  • Ripe at this stage are issues that mature markets such as equities, bonds and foreign exchange have long been combating but are largely unaddressed in crypto.
  • While market participants on decentralized exchanges may experience the type of market manipulation described [above] , they will not find it on ErisX.
  • To combat sophisticated market manipulation practices, ErisX champions the use of a blend of adaptive tools and an experienced market surveillance team.
  • The CFTC does not have regulatory oversight authority over virtual currency products including spot market trading of virtual currencies.

FTX US Highlights Strategic Partnership with GameStop

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

CHICAGO, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- FTX US today highlighted that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with GameStop.

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  • CHICAGO, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- FTX US today highlighted that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with GameStop.
  • Through this partnership, FTX US will collaborate with GameStop to introduce its customer base to the digital asset ecosystem.
  • As a result of this partnership, FTX US will be GameStop's exclusive crypto exchange partner in the U.S. and GameStop will be FTX US's preferred retailgamingpartner.
  • This strategic partnership is the latest move by FTX US to expand its footprint across the U.S. market and bring digital assets to new audiences.

Sintra Raises $2M Seed Round to Spearhead Social App & Marketplace for NFT Investors

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Today Sintra has also announced the launch of its first MVP - an innovative new social network for NFT investors, with analytics, community management and messaging features, connecting like-minded investors to build mutually-beneficial strategies.

Key Points: 
  • Today Sintra has also announced the launch of its first MVP - an innovative new social network for NFT investors, with analytics, community management and messaging features, connecting like-minded investors to build mutually-beneficial strategies.
  • At a macro level, Sintra brings NFT investors together, opening the door for fractional ownership of the most in-demand assets while showcasing tailored investment opportunities based on users' scope of interest.
  • Users can also 'react' with bullish/bearish themed emojis, and view NFT collections directly in the Sintra marketplace.
  • Sintra is the social-powered NFT investment app that connects like-minded investors to build strategies together.

Sardine Raises $51.5M Series B Led by Andreessen Horowitz

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

As a leading provider of fraud, compliance, and instant settlement solutions, Sardine announced today $51.5M in Series B financing to accelerate product development as well as marketing and sales across the globe.

Key Points: 
  • As a leading provider of fraud, compliance, and instant settlement solutions, Sardine announced today $51.5M in Series B financing to accelerate product development as well as marketing and sales across the globe.
  • Sardine combines traditional financial data sets, like bank account history, with identity, behavior and device intelligence to significantly enhance their customers risk capabilities.
  • Sardine also offers KYC, AML, sanctions, and transaction monitoring to reduce fraud during account opening, account funding, and ongoing transactions.
  • Sardine is led by industry experts who have scaled fraud, compliance, and payments infrastructure across companies like Coinbase, Revolut, Uber, PayPal & Zelle.

'WADE F&F' price shoots up 150-fold, demonstrating power of CRIPCO's next set of NFTs through strategic partnerships

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Monday, September 19, 2022

CRIPCO's 'WADE F&F' NFT sold all of the minted 2,100 NFTs on the day of launch through Magic Eden's Launchpad on Sep. 15.

Key Points: 
  • CRIPCO's 'WADE F&F' NFT sold all of the minted 2,100 NFTs on the day of launch through Magic Eden's Launchpad on Sep. 15.
  • In particular, the secondary market floor price reached over 75 SOL, a 150-fold increase over the minting price of 0.5 SOL, demonstrating a potential for growth as a blue chip NFT.
  • CRIPCO set the minting price of 'WADE F&F' at 0.5 SOL (USD 17) or 21 IP3 (USD 11), a reasonable price considered by the community.
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Coinigy Announces New Crypto Screener Tool, Entire 8,000 market - 8 Year Dataset Now Searchable

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Monday, September 19, 2022

With this tool, Coinigy makes its entire cryptocurrency database publicly available in a move to broaden access to the asset class.

Key Points: 
  • With this tool, Coinigy makes its entire cryptocurrency database publicly available in a move to broaden access to the asset class.
  • The data will be available via its new Crypto Screener tool, which can be accessed globally via the Coinigy website or by clicking here .
  • Cryptocurrency traders can utilize Coinigy's Crypto Screener to discover trading opportunities across more than 8,000 tracked markets spanning spot, defi, and crypto derivatives.
  • Coinigy is adding new metrics daily as they roll out their entire available dataset to the public.

10th Annual J.P. Morgan/Robin Hood Investors Conference Announces Speaker Lineup

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Robin Hood, New York's largest local poverty-fighting philanthropy, has announced the speaker lineup for its 10th annual J.P. Morgan/Robin Hood Investors Conference. Returning in-person after two years in a virtual setting, the conference will be held on October 11-12, 2022, in New York City at Spring Studios, offering attendees investment insights, market perspectives, and strategies from the leading names in business, investing, and policy.

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  • New Learning from Legends tactical investment sessions offer actionable advice from industry titans like Paul Tudor Jones II, John A. Griffin, Jon Gray, and Paul Singer
    NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Robin Hood , New York's largest local poverty-fighting philanthropy, has announced the speaker lineup for its 10th annual J.P. Morgan/Robin Hood Investors Conference .
  • Over the past decade, the J.P. Morgan/Robin Hood Investors Conference has raised more than $48 million.
  • A complete listing of speakers and sessions is here , and the conference agenda will be regularly updated as speakers are added.
  • "The annual J.P. Morgan/Robin Hood Investors Conference brings together some of the biggest names in the market for what is truly a one-of-a-kind event," said Richard Buery, Jr., CEO at Robin Hood.