Founder of Tudor Investment Corporation is ready to invest in bitcoins

The founder of the hedge fund Tudor Investment Corporation Paul Tudor Jones intends to invest part of his capital in bitcoins. The American billionaire said he prefers to invest in “something reliable, consistent, honest and definite,” and the first cryptocurrency has these characteristics.

“The only thing I know for certain, I want 5% in gold, 5% in bitcoin, 5% in cash, 5% in commodities. At this point in time, I don’t know what I want to do with the other 80% until I see what the Fed is going to do,” Jones said.

The Fed will meet this week to…


DJ David Guetta sells luxury real estate for 373 BTC

DJ David Guetta has put up his luxury apartment for sale, which he hopes to sell for the equivalent of 373 BTC or $14 million. He bought the in 2018 from the billionaire Richard LeFrac for $9.5 million.

The property in Miami Beach is 223 square meters. The apartment is located on the 37th floor of the apartment complex Setai Residences

The musician intends to earn about $ 4.5 million from the sale of elite real estate. He also agrees to accept ETH as payment. Thus, the price of an apartment can be 5.64 thousand ethereum.

The developer of hardware crypto wallets Ledger raises $380 million

Ledger, the developer of…


Tyler Winklevoss is confident that BTC will rise to $500,000

Co-founder of Gemini crypto exchange Tyler Winklevoss called BTC “gold 2.0”. The entrepreneur is confident that in the coming years the value of the crypto coin will increase, he said that in the next five years the price of the asset will rise to $500,000.

Earlier, Morgan Creek Digital co-founder Anthony Pompliano asked why the Winklevoss brothers are not selling their BTC, given the volatility of the crypto coin.

“We still think it’s too early for that. We think Bitcoin is Gold 2.0. …


El Salvador approves BTC as legal means of payment

The Legislative Assembly of El Salvador approved a bill on the legalization of BTC, in which the president of the state proposed to make the crypto coin an official means of payment, on a par with the American dollar.

The legislative initiative was supported by 62 out of 84 possible deputies, 17 opposed, one parliamentarian abstained. The draft law will enter into force 90 days after publication in the official government media.

If the initiative of the head of the country Nayib Bukele is approved, bitcoin will be the official payment instrument in El Salvador. …


Crypto traders lost more than $1 billion amid falling market

Over the past 24 hours, the losses of cryptocurrency traders amounted to more than $1 billion amid the collapse of the digital asset market, according to the bybt service. During the day, the positions of 162 thousand users of cryptocurrency platforms were forcibly liquidated.

The largest number of closed positions in the amount of $480 million fell on pairs with BTC. Next on this indicator is ETH ($276 million), XRP ($ 70 million) occupies the third place. More than 85% of transactions canceled in the past 24 hours were opened in anticipation of the growth of the crypto market.

According…


Ruffer Investments earned $1.1 Billion on bitcoin

Wealth management company Ruffer Investments has announced significant profits after investing in the purchase of the first crypto coin. The firm acquired BTC for $600 million back in November 2020.

It has now become known that the British company has completely sold its crypto assets. The cumulative profit after the sale exceeded $1.1 billion.

“When the price doubled we took some profits for our clients in December and early January. …


‘Largest Bitcoin event in history’ Bitcoin 2021 starts in Miami

The Bitcoin 2021 main conference day is starting today. Among its speakers are mayor Francis Suarez, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor, and many others.

The conference will be one of the largest crypto gatherings to emerge following the COVID-19 pandemic, with organizers expecting more than 50,000 attendees. An unofficial part of the conference kicked off on Thursday with a “Whale Day” featuring Galaxy CEO Mike Novogratz and BitGO CEO Mike Belshe.

The event is positioned to be something “more like a music festival,” featuring multiple stages, including the main “Nakamoto Stage” as well as side stages like…


More than 40 initiatives related to digital assets have been proposed in the European Parliament

MEP Chris McManus considers it necessary to make more than 40 amendments to EU legislation. All of them are aimed at strengthening regulatory measures for digital currencies in Europe.

According to the McManus initiative, all European issuers of cryptoassets must be licensed by the relevant regulator. They must submit a White Paper, which will reflect the goals and objectives of issuing digital currencies, as well as details of the operation of the technology on the basis of which the assets operate.

As conceived by the MEP, his proposals should increase the transparency of the crypto market. In addition, McManus believes…


Coinbase Pro to add DOGE to listing

Cryptocurrency platform Coinbase Pro has released a statement on plans to add dogecoin to the listing. Clients of the exchange can already transfer cryptocoins to their accounts.

That being said, DOGE should start trading at 09:00 PT tomorrow, June 3. This will happen if the conditions that relate to liquidity are met. Coinbase Pro users will be offered DOGE pairs against the US Dollar, Euro, British Pound, USDT and BTC.

Against the backdrop of this news, the Dogecoin rate has increased by 32% over the past 24 hours, according to Coinmarketcap data. The DOGE price is $0.42.

Goldman Sachs draws a parallel between BTC and copper

Goldman Sachs’s Global…


Bank of Ireland does not believe in digital assets

The Central Bank of Ireland issued a statement on the possible threat of losing savings in cryptocurrencies. The regulator is concerned about the growing attractiveness of digital assets, it considers them to be speculative and unregulated investments.

“Crypto assets are highly speculative, unregulated investments. Investors should expect that when investing in such assets, they can lose everything,” one of the top managers of the Central Bank Dervil Rowland said.

Up to this point, she said that she hopes for a serious increase in the interest of regulators from the EU in investing in digital currencies. …

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