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Britain lays out plans to regulate crypto industry after FTX collapse

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak speaks during a question and answer session at Teesside University, January 30, 2023. Oli Scarff | Wpa pool | Getty Images News The UK has officially outlined plans to regulate the cryptocurrency industry, with the government looking to curb some of the reckless business practices that have emerged over the …

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What is crypto winter? Definition, length and impact on the investor

For those who bet big on digital currencies, crypto winters can decimate fortunes. Izzy Park via Unsplash; Canva Content Although cryptocurrency is a younger asset class, its overall performance appears to be somewhat cyclical – just like its more established peers. In other words, it experiences ups and downs in a similar way to more …

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Crypto Price Check: Ending ’22, Looking to the New Year | Arena

After a tough year of bankruptcies and criminal investigations, crypto investors are hoping for better times to come in 2023. Almost everyone in the crypto sector will be happy to close the books in 2022. This has been the year of cryptocurrency, marked by events like the collapse of sister cryptocurrencies Luna and UST, or …

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Crypto like the ‘World of Warcraft’ economy, regulations would legitimize it, warns Cecchetti

Following the collapse of FTX, calls for crypto regulation have intensified among US lawmakers. But a prominent economist argued this week, it would lend legitimacy to the crypto industry — and that, in turn, could lead to greater economic damage. Stephen Cecchetti, economist and professor at Brandeis International Business School, pointed to the economy within …

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