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The IRS has seized $1.2 billion worth of cryptocurrency this fiscal year – here’s what happens to it

By MacKenzie Sigalos The U.S. government regularly holds auctions for its stockpile of bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin and other cryptocurrencies it seizes and then holds in crypto wallets. It really kicked off with the 2013 takedown of Silk Road, a dark web marketplace trading in illegal goods, where bitcoin was often used for payment. Interviews with[…]


By Anthony Cuthbertson PayPal has announced that UK customers will be able to trade bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies from this week.The online payments giant will allow users to buy, sell and hold bitcoin, bitcoin cash, Ethereum (ether) and litecoin, as well as track prices and access educational content about the crypto space.The announcement has helped boost an already-resurgent cryptocurrency market,[…]

Crypto Market Mischief Follows Week of Rising Regulator Scrutiny

By Vildana Hajric   No financial market wants scammers breaching the walls. But now is a particularly bad time for cryptocurrencies to be showing vulnerability to mischief. A significant spike in Litecoin followed quickly-debunked headlines that Walmart Inc., the world’s largest retailer, had agreed to accept the cryptocurrency as a payment mechanism at its stores.[…]

The 10 Most Important Cryptocurrencies Other Than Bitcoin

By LUKE CONWAY What Are Cryptocurrencies? Before we take a closer look at some of these alternatives to Bitcoin, let’s step back and briefly examine what we mean by terms like cryptocurrency and altcoin. A cryptocurrency, broadly defined, is virtual or digital money that takes the form of tokens or “coins.” While some cryptocurrencies have ventured[…]

How the pandemic turned humble shipping containers into the hottest items on the planet

By Julia Horowitz, CNN Business London (CNN Business) The 30,000 aluminum tins were supposed to show up in a 20-foot shipping container in July. Months later, they haven’t arrived — and SJ Hunt, the co-founder of Lavolio, a boutique confectionery in London, is starting to panic. The made-to-order boxes, which Lavolio packs with fruit, nut and jelly-filled chocolates, are[…]

6 Most Anticipated IPOs in 2021 and 2022

By: Usman Kabir In this article, we discuss the 10 most anticipated IPOs in 2021 and 2022. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these IPOs, go directly to the 5 Most Anticipated IPOs in 2021 and 2022. Initial public offerings (IPOs) have been a hot item on Wall Street in recent months[…]

How to Track Upcoming Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)

By SHOBHIT SETH Reviewed by DORETHA CLEMON A private company can raise capital by selling shares publicly to institutional investors and retail investors through a new stock issuance, called an initial public offering (IPO). The advantage of investing in an IPO is that investors get the benefit of picking a potentially underpriced stock early and[…]

Revolut confirms a fresh $800M in funding at a $33B valuation to supercharge its financial services super app

From Tech Crunch The fintech funding continues to roll in at a rapid pace, a result of the huge shift underway in how consumers spend and manage their money. In the latest development, Revolut — the London-based financial “super app” that provides banking, investing, currency transfer and other money management services to some 16 million users globally[…]

Warning: Robinhood IPO Is One Of The Most One-Sided Casino Offerings In History

Authored by Mike Shedlock via, Christopher Bloomstran compiled detailed of Robinhood in a lengthy series of Tweets that every would be Robinhood investor ought to read. Warning to Robinhood Investors I don’t follow Robinhood other than reporting the numerous problems it has had with account theft and customer service. However I know a good[…]

Robinhood Targets $35 Billion Valuation In Upcoming IPO, Offers Users Early Access

From Zero Hedge: Update (1234ET): As expected, Robinhood will offer its users allotments of its shares at the IPO price via its “IPO Access” program. It’s only fitting that the discount brokerage that drew millions of traders back into the market will rely on retail buying to juice its shares out of the gate. Who else[…]