Category: Election 2020

Crypto Impact Unclear After Joe Biden Unseats Donald Trump as Next US President

Crypto Impact Unclear After Joe Biden Unseats Donald Trump as Next US President

Nov 7, 2020 at 16:27 UTCUpdated Nov 8, 2020 at 06:31 UTC President-Elect Joe Biden’s impact on the cryptocurrency space is unclear, though he will appoint federal regulators who oversee the industry.(Gage Skidmore/Wikimedia Commons) Crypto Impact Unclear After Joe Biden Unseats Donald Trump as Next US President Joe Biden’s picks to head key regulatory agencies […]

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Election Bets Drive Fee Spike at Predictions Platform Polymarket

Election Bets Drive Fee Spike at Predictions Platform Polymarket

Nov 5, 2020 at 12:49 UTCUpdated Nov 5, 2020 at 14:33 UTC Decentralized predictions platform Polymarket has passed DeFi protocol SushiSwap to become the fourth-highest blockchain project in terms of fees generated. According to Cryptofees, the platform is averaging over $100,000 in daily takings and currently trails behind first-place Bitcoin, Ethereum (second) and DeFi protocol […]

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Cryptocurrency CEO Donated Second-Largest Amount to Joe Biden’s Campaign

Cryptocurrency CEO Donated Second-Largest Amount to Joe Biden’s Campaign

Nov 5, 2020 at 09:08 UTCUpdated Nov 5, 2020 at 14:45 UTC (Drop of Light/Shutterstock) Cryptocurrency CEO Donated Second-Largest Amount to Joe Biden’s Campaign Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of cryptocurrency derivatives platform FTX, made the second-largest donation to former Vice President Joe Biden’s presidential campaign, according to details revealed in The Wall Street Journal on […]

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Commentary: CoinDesk Covers the 2020 US Election and Crypto Impact

Commentary: CoinDesk Covers the 2020 US Election and Crypto Impact

Nov 4, 2020 at 01:20 UTCUpdated Nov 4, 2020 at 15:03 UTC Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and U.S. President Donald Trump participate in their second 2020 presidential campaign debate at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, on Oct. 22. (Jim Bourg/Pool/Reuters/Getty Images) Commentary: CoinDesk Covers the 2020 US Election and Crypto Impact ND (00:00 ET): The […]

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