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PayPal recently announced that it would start supporting a range of cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum, BTC Cash, and Litecoin.

Coinbase has shown its hand on U.S. regulatory changes in crypto amid a series of tweets by CEO Brian Armstrong and the decision to end margin financing on their trading platform.
The situation appears to have been resolved now that a founder and private keyholder has apparently been released from some form of custody. The fact that such a business disruption occurred for a relatively mature crypto exchange highlights one of the unsung, 'elephant-in-the-room' issues in crypto.
Ripple (XRP) had the best price performance of any coin in the top 10 this weekend and reestablished itself as the third largest crypto by market capitalization.
BTC is only about 15% from 2017 all-time price highs. Interest and search statistics, however, are miles away from those levels from 3 years ago.
Crypto exchange OKEx’s withdrawals remain suspended since October 16 when the venue announced it was unable to process them due to an unidentified staff member responsible for holding private keys being out of touch while cooperating with unspecified authorities.
The Ethereum blockchain suffered a temporary split seemingly caused by software issues with the network’s client, Go Ethereum. In spite of the confusion, ETH has rallied over the last 24 hours.
Since the U.S. Government announced the BitMEX charges, open interest has declined, and several market distortions have emerged. We are providing you with an update.
This week, Harvest, a yielding DeFi protocol, was exploited by a hacker that led to a loss of just under the equivalent of $25 Million and effectively collapsed the venue.
Filecoin, described as a ‘decentralized storage network designed to store humanity’s most important information,’ was developed by San Francisco-based Protocol Labs. The project raised USD 257M in a 2017 ICO.