Coinbase and others back ex-FTX US president’s crypto trading infra startup Architect

Coinbase and others back ex-FTX US president’s crypto trading infra startup Architect

It has been nearly four months since Brett Harrison stepped down as president of FTX US, the American division of the now-bankrupt crypto exchange. Now, he has raised $5 million for his own startup, Architect, which aims to make trading infrastructure for large crypto investors. “It’s a software company aiming to build institutional-grade infrastructure to […]

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Binance, issuer of stablecoin BUSD, to discontinue support for USDC, USDP and TUSD

Binance, issuer of stablecoin BUSD, to discontinue support for USDC, USDP and TUSD

Binance, the issuer of the world’s third largest stablecoin, said on Monday it will convert customers’ holdings in three rival stablecoins USDC, USDP and TUSD into its own stablecoin on September 29 to “enhance liquidity and capital-efficiency for users” in a move that has baffled many enthusiasts. As a result of the move, the world’s […]

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Why Twitter anons are sending crypto to celebrities

Why Twitter anons are sending crypto to celebrities

Welcome back to Chain Reaction. Last week, we talked about a hack that gave new, ironic meaning to the word “trustless.” This week, we’ll get into one of the most polarizing aspects of crypto — privacy. If someone forwarded you this message, you can subscribe on TechCrunch’s newsletter page. all mixed up A weekly window […]

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