Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Reports

Crypto M&A and Fundraising Dropped Sharply in 2019: PwC Report

The value of crypto M&A deals last year dropped by a whopping 76 percent, according to a new report by PwC – down...

Crypto Scams Pose More Risk Than Payments Fraud, Report Suggests

Cryptocurrency scams in 2019 were more risky for U.S. residents than fraud involving romance or payments, says the Better Business Bureau. Source link

Low Interest Rates Provide Precarious Protection Against Crisis, World Bank Warns

The latest global debt wave is the largest in the past five decades, the World Bank has acknowledged in a new report. The...

Turkey Prepares to Increase Oversight in the Crypto Space

Turkish authorities, alarmed by the spread of cryptocurrencies in the country, are reportedly ramping up efforts to introduce greater oversight into the sector....

User Reports Reveal Visa and Mastercard Outages During the Holidays

Having problems with payments around Christmas can be frustrating, especially for those who leave gift buying till the last minute. With calmer markets...

Cybercriminals Selling Hacked Fiat Money for Bitcoin at 10% of Its...

Dark market sellers are offering fiat cash for bitcoin at discount prices, but there's a catch. Source link

PwC Report Shows Major Growth in Crypto M&A in Asia and...

Asia and Europe have surpassed the previously dominant role of the Americas in crypto fundraising, according to a new report from PwC. Source link...

North Korea Stole $2 Billion in Crypto and Fiat to Fund...

North Korea is funding its weapons of mass destruction via hacks of banks and crypto exchanges, says a confidential U.N. report. Source link

Australian Crypto Scam Reports Rose Almost 200% in 2018

Australia saw a surge in reports of scams involving cryptocurrencies last year, according to the country's consumer watchdog. Source link

Bond Rating Agency Moody’s Warns on Risks of Private Blockchains

Rating agency Moody's has warned of several risks of private, centralized blockchains in a report examining the tech's pros and cons. Source link