Kassidy Florette

Kassidy followed her friends to buy her first Bitcoin in 2015, has been participating in various projects since 2019 as a marketing communication lead. Her knowledge and passion brings her in as a contributor.

Articles

Illegal Crypto-Mining in Libya Takes Action Against 50 Chinese Nationals

Libyan authorities raided a data center in Zliten, arresting 50 Chinese nationals involved in illegal crypto-mining. Interior ministry agents reported that minors were generating...

CFTC Close to Kalshi’s Proposed Political Betting Contracts: Will Congress Take Control?

As the U.S. prepares for the 2022 midterm elections, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is nearing a decision regarding Kalshi’s self-certified contracts allowing...

Hong Kong’s ‘One Country, Two Systems’ Policy Drives Growth in the Virtual Asset Ecosystem

As Hong Kong marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), officials are discussing the opportunities for...

How German Software Giant SAP Is Transforming Cross-Border Payments with USDC – A Big Deal for the Digital Asset Space

Cross-border payments are a hassle for SMEs, causing friction in their international business transactions. The costs and complexities of traditional payment systems have long...

The Emergence of Tokenized Securities in China

BOCI, Bank of China's investment banking arm, issued tokenized securities on Ethereum in Hong Kong. This move has led many to believe that China...

Cracking Down on Crypto-Criminals: US Law Enforcement Unveils the Darknet Marketplace and Digital Currency Crimes Task Force

The United States has made its first steps into addressing the illicit activity associated with cryptocurrency and digital currency with the new Darknet Marketplace...

Bitcoin Soaring 36% YoY after China warned BTC was ‘heading to zero’

China tried to convince people that Bitcoin would become worthless, but their predictions were wrong. Since the Chinese government stated that Bitcoin would become...

China’s Innovative CBDC Metro Payments: Power- and Network-Free Pilots Signal a New Era

Qingdao, a city in China, is set to become the first in the nation to pilot an electricity- and network-free digital yuan metro payments...

HKMA Urges Major Banks to Embrace Crypto Exchanges as Clients, Report Reveals

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) is urging HSBC, Standard Chartered, and Bank of China to accept crypto exchanges as customers. According to the...

Arthur Hayes: Chinese Involvement Sparks Crypto Rally

BitMEX founder Arthur Hayes believes a single catalyst could spark a major crypto rally this autumn. In a blog post, Hayes outlines a potential...

BlackRock Makes History with First Ever US Bitcoin ETF Filing – A Giant Leap for Crypto!

BlackRock, the biggest name on Wall Street and the world’s largest asset manager made history on Thursday, June 15th with their filing of an...

China’s Potential Stimulus Package: A New Bull Narrative for Bitcoin and Crypto?

China is considering a major stimulus package to help kickstart its economic recovery following the coronavirus pandemic. This news has been seen as a...