Tag: russia ukraine war

May 09 2022

Breaking: Binance, Huobi And OKX May Face Fresh Sanctions Against Russia

Binance, the leading cryptocurrency exchange by marketcap, might trigger regulatory officials to issue yet another sanction. Seychelles based exchange OKX, and Singapore based Huobi, might also on a global watchlist, as new data revealed that both firms are receiving their highest traffic from Russia in the past 30 days. Russian residents continue to participate in...

Apr 29 2022

Finland Shall Be Selling €75 million Worth of Confiscated Bitcoins to Support Ukraine

Ever since Russia announced its invasion of Ukraine, the invaded country has been receiving strong donations in crypto to fund its war effort. Joining recently is the Nordic country of Finland which has vowed to donate "tens of millions" of Euros earned through the sale of confiscated Bitcoins. Finland's finance minister Annika Saarikko tweeted the...

Apr 01 2022

Just-In: Crypto Mining To Receive “Special Attention” In Russia

Russia's Finance Ministry said an upcoming bill to regulate cryptocurrencies will pay "special attention" to mining, citing vast potential in the country for growing the activity. The bill, which was...

Mar 24 2022

Russia-Ukraine War Can Boost Global Crypto Adoption: BlackRock CEO

Larry Fink, CEO of investment management firm BlackRock, said on Thursday about a possible boost in crypto adoption due to the Russia-Ukraine war, changing his crypto stance to...

Mar 16 2022

Russia-Ukraine War: Ukraine Govt. Aims $200M in Bitcoin and Crypto Donations

The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine on Monday launched the "Aid For Ukraine" initiative to help the Ukraine government raise $200 million in Bitcoin and crypto donations. The crypto community has already donated nearly $51 million to help Ukraine fight the Russian invasion. To streamline the donations, the Ukrainian government launched a website, which...

Mar 04 2022

Recent Bitcoin Rally Had Nothing to do With Sanctions on Russia, Here’s Why

Mar 04 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news bitcoin rally btcbrl btcbusd btcdai

Earlier this week, the Bitcoin (BTC) price rallied all the way to $44,000 levels amid reports that the recent U.S. sanctions on Russia were the reason behind it. However, new data shows that talks of...

Mar 03 2022

Bitcoin Rally Cools Down But BTC Whales Are Becoming Increasingly Active

After a solid start to the week, the Bitcoin rally has finally called down as...

Mar 02 2022

How To Participate in the Ukraine Airdrop?

Who would have thought that Satoshi Nakamoto’s design could allow economies to dodge sanctions and thrive despite adversities? That’s what is apparently surfacing during the Ukraine- Russia war crisis. Ukraine's banking system is in bad shape and allies have turned their backs. All of these events make a...

Just-In : Crypto Exchange Scraps Fee Charges For Ukrainian Customers

More goodwill continues to pour in as crypto market participants have expressed support for Ukraine. LocalBitcoins, a leading global peer-to-peer Bitcoin marketplace, has said that it stands with Ukraine in the trying time the country is going...

Mar 01 2022

U.S. Includes Crypto In Russian Sanctions, Warns Exchanges

The U.S. Treasury Department said that recent sanctions levelled against Russia will include checks on digital currencies, with effect from March 1st. The White House also warned major crypto exchanges against...

Feb 28 2022

‪Why Russia’s Apex Bank Just Increased Interest Rate By A Whopping 20% ‬?

Indications are that Russia's economy is feeling the weight of sanctions placed on it by other Western countries. In an emergency move, Russia's central bank...

Ukraine’s President Appeals To Crypto Exchanges To Block Russian Accounts

The government of Ukraine has continued to solicit that heavier sanctions should be imposed on Russia. Mykhailo Fedorov, Ukraine's Minister for Digital Transformation, has called on crypto exchanges...

Feb 24 2022

Ukraine War Began and Crypto Crash -11%! Bitcoin/Ethereum Analysis

Doomsday is officially here for Eastern Europe. This bad news surely resonated with the entire world. Russia entered Ukraninan borders after acknowledging two independent states in Ukraine. In turn, Russia decided to hold "military operations" and troops flooded inside the Ukrainian borders. How did the crypto...

Bitcoin and Crypto Market Tank 7% As Putin Announces Military Operation in Ukraine

Feb 24 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Bitcoin (BTC) and the broader cryptocurrency market have entered yet another sharp correction as Russia...

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