Category: Bitfinex

Seizure of Bitfinex funds is a reminder that crypto is no good for money launderers

Seizure of Bitfinex funds is a reminder that crypto is no good for money launderers

As public understanding of how digital assets work becomes more nuanced along with the mainstreaming of crypto, the language of Bitcoin’s (BTC) “anonymity” gradually becomes a thing of the past. High-profile law enforcement operations such as the one that recently led to the U.S. government seizing some $3.6 billion worth of crypto are particularly instrumental […]

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Two firms account for the majority of Tether received: Report

Two firms account for the majority of Tether received: Report

Tether (USDT) has gone from being a renegade cryptocurrency to becoming the industry’s primary crutch during the last seven years, according to a new report.  Essentially, USDT is a bridge between traditional currencies like the United States dollar and decentralized digital currencies operating on open blockchain networks. Independent crypto outlet Protos provided an in-depth insight into the […]

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Bitfinex Pay to integrate U2F authentication for online merchant payments

Bitfinex Pay to integrate U2F authentication for online merchant payments

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex launches a new authentication standard for online payments service Bitfinex Pay. 1684 Total views 65 Total shares In an effort to increase customers’ security and privacy on its platform, cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has announced the adoption of open authentication standard universal second factor (U2F) within its merchant payments service, Bitfinex Pay. The […]

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