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Blockchain Infrastructure Firm Chain Completes Acquisition of MDT for $100m
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Blockchain Infrastructure Firm Chain Completes Acquisition of MDT for $100m

Chain announced that the $100 million deal will provide the company with assets, including MDT, cash-back application RewardMe and financial data protocol MeFi.

Kraken Amplifies European Footprint with BCM Acquisition
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Kraken Amplifies European Footprint with BCM Acquisition

US-based cryptocurrency exchange, Kraken, has announced its plan to acquire Dutch crypto broker BCM as part of its European expansion strategy. This move aligns with the new MiCA regulatory framework, promoting a favorable investment climate in the region. The acquisition will enhance Kraken's service offerings and market position in the Netherlands.

KPMG in Canada Acquires World of Women (WoW) NFT
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KPMG in Canada Acquires World of Women (WoW) NFT

KPMG Canada, a full-service Audit, Tax, and Advisory firm owned and operated by Canadians, have announced it has purchased a World of Women (WoW) NFT.

Wave Financial Acquires Swiss-based Criptonite Asset Management
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Wave Financial Acquires Swiss-based Criptonite Asset Management

A US-based regulated digital asset investment management firm makes its first acquisition in Europe. The acquisition paves the way for Wave Financial to make further expansion globally.

Walmart Hires Digital Currency and Cryptocurrency Product Lead
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Walmart Hires Digital Currency and Cryptocurrency Product Lead

The multinational retail giant in the United States, Walmart, is hiring managing position in charge of cryptocurrency and digital products.

Coinbase Acquires FairX, Creating Room for Crypto Derivatives Market
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Coinbase Acquires FairX, Creating Room for Crypto Derivatives Market

Coinbase is launching a cryptocurrency derivatives service for its clients by announcing the acquisition of derivatives exchange FairX.

Riot Proposes to Acquire Bitfarms for $2.30 Per Share
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Riot Proposes to Acquire Bitfarms for $2.30 Per Share

Riot Platforms proposes acquisition of Bitfarms to create the largest publicly listed Bitcoin miner.

Robinhood to Acquire Bitstamp in $200M Deal to Bolster Global Crypto Presence
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Robinhood to Acquire Bitstamp in $200M Deal to Bolster Global Crypto Presence

Robinhood's acquisition of Bitstamp aims to expand its crypto offerings and global footprint.

OpenAI Acquires Rockset to Enhance AI Data Processing Capabilities
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OpenAI Acquires Rockset to Enhance AI Data Processing Capabilities

OpenAI has announced the acquisition of Rockset, a company specializing in real-time data analytics, to bolster its AI data processing capabilities.

Huobi Global Acquires Bitex To Expand Latin America in Market Share
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Huobi Global Acquires Bitex To Expand Latin America in Market Share

Huobi Global is looking to expand its portfolio and strengthen its presence in Latin America following its acquisition of Bitex crypto exchange.

UK Investment Firm Abrdn Acquires Online Crypto Broker Interactive Investor
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UK Investment Firm Abrdn Acquires Online Crypto Broker Interactive Investor

The transaction will give Abrdn a platform that allows global customers to trade cryptocurrencies as well as other principal investments.

Bitcoin Miner Integrated Ventures Sees Decline in Annual Revenue Despite Higher BTC Production
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Bitcoin Miner Integrated Ventures Sees Decline in Annual Revenue Despite Higher BTC Production

Integrated Ventures Inc. reported a yearly mining revenue of $3,862,849, despite an increase in Bitcoin production to 162.71 BTC in 2023 from 108.29 BTC in 2022. The dip in revenue is attributed to the declining cryptocurrency market with the average dollar value of mined Bitcoin dropping significantly.

Square to Acquires 'Buy Now, Pay Later' Payment Company Afterpay for AU$39B
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Square to Acquires 'Buy Now, Pay Later' Payment Company Afterpay for AU$39B

The digital commercial payment giant Square announced on Sunday to acquire the Australian payment platform Afterpay for 39 billion Australian dollars.

First Citizens Bank to Acquire Silicon Valley Bank Deposits and Loans
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First Citizens Bank to Acquire Silicon Valley Bank Deposits and Loans

First Citizens Bank will acquire all deposits and loans of Silicon Valley Bank after its collapse following rumors of a liquidity crisis. The FDIC has approved the purchase and assumption agreement, and Silicon Valley Bank depositors will become depositors of First Citizens Bank. The North Carolina-based bank is now the 30th largest commercial bank in the US.

Thailand's Commercial Bank SCB Terminates Deal to Acquire BitKub Crypto Exchange
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Thailand's Commercial Bank SCB Terminates Deal to Acquire BitKub Crypto Exchange

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), the oldest commercial banking institution in Thailand has announced the effective termination of its proposed deal to acquire the BitKub exchange.

Crypto Firm BitGo Files $100m Lawsuit against Galaxy Digital for Breaching Acquisition Deal
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Crypto Firm BitGo Files $100m Lawsuit against Galaxy Digital for Breaching Acquisition Deal

Last month, Galaxy scrapped a plan to acquire BitGo for $1.2 billion. In its lawsuit, BitGo demands $100 million for damages following Galaxy’s termination of the merger deal.

London Stock Exchange Acquires Cloud-based Tech Provider TORA for $325M
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London Stock Exchange Acquires Cloud-based Tech Provider TORA for $325M

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) plans to buy U.S. cloud-based technology provider TORA for $325 million. The deal will add digital currency assets to its exchange to meet growing investor demand for diversified investment tools.

TRON’s Founder Justin Sun Could be Real Acquirer of Huobi Global: Sources
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TRON’s Founder Justin Sun Could be Real Acquirer of Huobi Global: Sources

Justin Sun, the founder of TRON, is reportedly to be the real buyer for the acquisition of Huobi Global, according to sources with the matter.

Fighting Ransomware: Chainalysis Acquires Cyber-Security Firm Excygent
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Fighting Ransomware: Chainalysis Acquires Cyber-Security Firm Excygent

Chainalysis, a blockchain data analytics, and security platform has announced its acquisition of cybercrime investigative company Excygent.

Nilam Resources Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire 24,800 Bitcoin
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Nilam Resources Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire 24,800 Bitcoin

Nilam Resources, Inc. has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Xyberdata Ltd to acquire 100% of the common stock of a special purpose entity named MindWave. The entity will hold 24,800 Bitcoin, serving as collateral for investment in high-yield generating projects. This strategic acquisition marks a significant milestone for Nilam Resources, Inc., adding over a billion dollars in digital assets to its portfolio.

Coinbase in Talks to Buy Turkish Crypto Exchange BtcTurk
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Coinbase in Talks to Buy Turkish Crypto Exchange BtcTurk

Coinbase is reportedly in talks to acquire Turkey’s BtcTurk cryptocurrency exchange. The deal could be worth up to around $3.2 billion.

JPMorgan to Acquire First Republic Bank Assets
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JPMorgan to Acquire First Republic Bank Assets

JPMorgan Chase is set to acquire First Republic Bank's assets after the troubled bank was closed by regulators. JPMorgan will assume all assets, including uninsured deposits, and enter into a loss-sharing agreement with the FDIC.

Coinbase Acquires Crypto Wallet Firm BRD
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Coinbase Acquires Crypto Wallet Firm BRD

US-based crypto exchange Coinbase announced the acquisition of crypto wallet startup BRD, aiming to create more secure and reliable access to the encrypted decentralized world for users.

Bankman-Fried’s FTX In Advanced Talks to Acquire South Korea’s Bithumb
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Bankman-Fried’s FTX In Advanced Talks to Acquire South Korea’s Bithumb

FTX, a 32 billion crypto exchange, is in discussions to buy its rival Bithumb exchange. The deal is reported to be in an advanced stage, though financial terms are still undisclosed.

Blockdaemon Acquires Crypto API Company Gem
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Blockdaemon Acquires Crypto API Company Gem

Blockdaemon has moved to expand its business into the cryptocurrency market with an acquisition of Gem. It will enable Blockdaemon to provide its customers with crypto products.

Covalent Rolls Out Educational Program to Bridge Skills Gap in Web3
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Covalent Rolls Out Educational Program to Bridge Skills Gap in Web3

Covalent, a Web3 data provider that is backed by Binance Labs and Coinbase Ventures, launched an educational program aimed at bridging the data analytics skills gap for workers in Web3.

HSBC approves multi-million-pound bonuses for Silicon Valley Bank UK staff
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HSBC approves multi-million-pound bonuses for Silicon Valley Bank UK staff

HSBC UK Bank, which acquired Silicon Valley Bank UK for just one pound, has reportedly approved multi-million-pound bonuses for its staff and senior executives. The bonus pool, totaling between £15m and £20m, was described as "modest" by insiders and was said to be in honor of previously agreed payments and to retain key staff.

FTX Quietly Seeks to Buy Brokerage Startups Amid Move into Stock Trading
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FTX Quietly Seeks to Buy Brokerage Startups Amid Move into Stock Trading

FTX has reached out quietly to at least three stock trading start-ups seeking an acquisition. The deals come as the crypto exchange recently launched stock trading.

Bolt to Acquire Wyre, Speeding up Mainstream Crypto Adoption
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Bolt to Acquire Wyre, Speeding up Mainstream Crypto Adoption

Bolt and Wyre Will drive cryptocurrency adoption forward to create more value for customers across the globe.

Thai Bank SCB Acquires Local Crypto Exchange Bitkub for $536.7M
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Thai Bank SCB Acquires Local Crypto Exchange Bitkub for $536.7M

Thailand’s oldest bank Siam Commercial Bank Plc (SCB), has completed the acquisition by acquiring a majority stake of local cryptocurrency exchange Bitkub.

Circle Doubles Value to $9B with New Deal with Concord Acquisition Corp
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Circle Doubles Value to $9B with New Deal with Concord Acquisition Corp

Fintech company Circle Internet Financial has revamped its merger agreement with Concord Acquisition Corp (NYSE:CND) through a special purpose acquisition, doubling its valuation to $9B from the $4.5 billion initially announced in July 2021.

PwC Reports Huge Shift in M&A and Fundraising from US to Asia and EMEA in 2019
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PwC Reports Huge Shift in M&A and Fundraising from US to Asia and EMEA in 2019

In 2019, crypto fundraising and M&As began migrating over to Asia, Europe and the Middle East and saw a lack of new VC investments as the majority of funding came from crypto firms within the industry, according to PWC’s latest report released on April 6.

Nexo Offers to Acquire Vauld Group after Celsius's Cold Treatment
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Nexo Offers to Acquire Vauld Group after Celsius's Cold Treatment

Nexo’s plan to buy a cryptocurrency lender may be coming to fruition as the company has shown interest in acquiring Vauld Group.

FTX Abandoned Discussions to Celsius Network Acquisition - Report
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FTX Abandoned Discussions to Celsius Network Acquisition - Report

FTX rejected the deal to bail out or buy crypto lending firm Celsius. FTX decided to shut down the negotiations and walked away after it found out a "$2 billion hole" in Celsius’ balance sheet.

Galaxy Digital Terminates BitGo Acquisition, But Still Eyes Listing on Nasdaq
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Galaxy Digital Terminates BitGo Acquisition, But Still Eyes Listing on Nasdaq

Galaxy Digital, one of the leading crypto financial services providers, has announced its plans to terminate the proposed acquisition of crypto infrastructure service provider BitGo.

PayPal Officially Confirms that It is Acquiring Crypto Custody Firm Curv
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PayPal Officially Confirms that It is Acquiring Crypto Custody Firm Curv

PayPal Inc. has officially confirmed its plans to acquire the crypto startup company Curv.

Crypto Lending Platform Nexo Takes Stake in U.S. Summit National Bank
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Crypto Lending Platform Nexo Takes Stake in U.S. Summit National Bank

Switzerland-based Crypto lending platform Nexo has announced the acquisition of a stake in Wyoming-based Summit National Bank, expanding its footprint in the U.S. region.

Paystand Acquires Accounts Payable Startup Yaydoo
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Paystand Acquires Accounts Payable Startup Yaydoo

Paystand said Yaydoo reinforces its strategic tools, local operations, and an unmatched presence in many of the attractive markets overseas.

Gemini Enters Wealth Management After Acquiring BITRIA
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Gemini Enters Wealth Management After Acquiring BITRIA

Gemini announced that it has acquired BITRIA to provide a digital asset ecosystem for wealth management institutional asset managers.

Binance Confirms Equity Investment in Musk's Acquisition, Dogecoin Stimulated over Deal
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Binance Confirms Equity Investment in Musk's Acquisition, Dogecoin Stimulated over Deal

The acquisition of Twitter by Elon Musk has finally been made. Binance confirmed the crypto exchange has invested as an equity investor in Elon Musk's $44 billion deal.

PolySign Acquires Digital Fund Administrator MG Stover
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PolySign Acquires Digital Fund Administrator MG Stover

With its acquisition of fund administration firm MG Stover, PolySign plans to add cryptocurrency capabilities to its existing platform as part of efforts to enable its institutional investors to trade cryptocurrency and digital assets.

Circle Crypto Firm to Go Public in SPAC Deal Valuing At $4.5 Billion
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Circle Crypto Firm to Go Public in SPAC Deal Valuing At $4.5 Billion

Stablecoin Issuer Circle Announces $4.5 Billion SPAC Deal. The combination with Concord Acquisition Corp sets to bring Circle more than $691 million.

Bitcoin Miner Crusoe Energy Acquires its Big Rival Great American Mining
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Bitcoin Miner Crusoe Energy Acquires its Big Rival Great American Mining

The acquisition has brought companies with complementary capabilities, assets, and customer relationships to make Crusoe a big Bitcoin mining firm in the US.

MicroStrategy Acquires Additional 1,045 Bitcoin
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MicroStrategy Acquires Additional 1,045 Bitcoin

Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy acquires 1,045 Bitcoin for $29.3 million, bringing its total holdings to 140,000 BTC worth over $12.6 billion. The company continues to invest in Bitcoin as a reserve asset.

Huobi To Be Acquired by Hong Kong-Based VC Firm About Capital
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Huobi To Be Acquired by Hong Kong-Based VC Firm About Capital

Huobi is being acquired by About Capital, an investment company headquartered in Hong Kong. The deal, announced Friday, should close in the next few days. The firms did not disclose the financial terms.

Bit Origin Limited Signs LOI to Acquire 30.62% Equity Interests in Horizon Mining Ltd
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Bit Origin Limited Signs LOI to Acquire 30.62% Equity Interests in Horizon Mining Ltd

The planned acquisition would be another major step forward for Bit Origin Limited to accelerate its efforts into the crypto mining business.

Kraken Exchange Acquires Non-Custodial Staking Platform Staked
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Kraken Exchange Acquires Non-Custodial Staking Platform Staked

Kraken trading platform has acquired Staked, a non-custodial staking platform for an undisclosed sum.

Blockstream Raises $210M And Acquires an Israeli Bitcoin Mining Gear Firm
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Blockstream Raises $210M And Acquires an Israeli Bitcoin Mining Gear Firm

Blockstream has raised funding and acquired mining hardware manufacturer Spondoolies to accelerate its Bitcoin mining capabilities.

Purse.io Not Closed Just Yet, Will Bitcoin Jesus be the Bitcoin Startup's Saviour?
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Purse.io Not Closed Just Yet, Will Bitcoin Jesus be the Bitcoin Startup's Saviour?

Purse.io may be getting a thrown a life line following their shock announcement last week that they would close their doors after six years of trying to bring serious utility to Bitcoin in retail services.

eBay Announces Acquisition NFT Marketplace KnownOrigin
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eBay Announces Acquisition NFT Marketplace KnownOrigin

eBay said the acquisition of KnownOrigin would enable it to capitalize on the growing NFTs economy. The global sales value of art and collectables NFTs saw a significant surge in 2021, reaching $11.16 billion over the past years.

Bitcoin Miner CleanSpark Acquires 36 MW Facility, 3,400 Antminers for $25M
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Bitcoin Miner CleanSpark Acquires 36 MW Facility, 3,400 Antminers for $25M

CleanSpark made the acquisitions to expand its operating presence while maintaining cost-effective production rates.

South Korea Invests in Metaverse Fund for Economic Growth
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South Korea Invests in Metaverse Fund for Economic Growth

The South Korean government has invested 24 billion Korean won ($18.1 million) in a fund dedicated to driving metaverse initiatives in the country, with a total fund of more than 40 billion Korean won ($30.2 million). The Metaverse Fund will support the mergers and acquisitions of various firms in the metaverse ecosystem and help domestic metaverse-related companies compete with global players, as the government sees the metaverse as a new economic growth engine.

DTCC to Acquire Securrency, Advancing in Digital Asset Infrastructure
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DTCC to Acquire Securrency, Advancing in Digital Asset Infrastructure

DTCC announces its strategic acquisition of digital asset infrastructure specialist, Securrency. This move will bolster DTCC's digital asset offerings and streamline the integration of blockchain technology.

Bitcoin Miner CleanSpark Acquires Mawson’s Georgia Mining Facility, Rigs for Up to $42.5M
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Bitcoin Miner CleanSpark Acquires Mawson’s Georgia Mining Facility, Rigs for Up to $42.5M

CleanSpark continues to pursue growth in a sector ripe for mergers and acquisitions amid a bear market.

FTX Debtors Propose Litigation Settlement Over $220 Million Embed Acquisition
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FTX Debtors Propose Litigation Settlement Over $220 Million Embed Acquisition

FTX debtors propose a $220M litigation settlement over their Embed acquisition, involving ex-CEO Sam Bankman-Fried, with the aim of recovering the full investment.

BnkToTheFuture Taking Steps to Acquire Crypto Lender Salt Lending
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BnkToTheFuture Taking Steps to Acquire Crypto Lender Salt Lending

BnkToTheFuture explores a potential plan to acquire Salt Lending to expand its presence in the US.

MicroStrategy Acquires Additional 5,445 Bitcoins, Total Holdings Reach 158,245 BTC
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MicroStrategy Acquires Additional 5,445 Bitcoins, Total Holdings Reach 158,245 BTC

MicroStrategy continues to invest heavily in Bitcoin, announcing the acquisition of an additional 5,445 BTC. The company now holds 158,245 Bitcoins, acquired for an aggregate sum of approximately $4.68 billion. The move comes amid a period of relative stability in Bitcoin prices.

Foreign Exchange Service Firm Midpoint Completes Acquisition of Blockchain World
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Foreign Exchange Service Firm Midpoint Completes Acquisition of Blockchain World

UK-based Midpoint Holdings Ltd, an international payments and peer-to-peer foreign exchange service company, announced that it had completed the acquisition of Blockchain World Ltd.

MicroStrategy Q3 2023: 158,400 Bitcoin Holdings at $29,586 per BTC
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MicroStrategy Q3 2023: 158,400 Bitcoin Holdings at $29,586 per BTC

MicroStrategy Incorporated reveals Q3 2023 financial results, highlighting continuous acquisition of bitcoin and AI software launch. The company's bitcoin holdings now stand at 158,400 with a total cost of $4.69 billion. Software Licenses and Subscription Services Revenues observed notable growth, indicating a positive trajectory in its business intelligence domain.

Binance Exchange Looks to Acquire Outstanding Shares in Swipe
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Binance Exchange Looks to Acquire Outstanding Shares in Swipe

Binance Exchange, the world’s biggest trading platform by volume, is ending its year in grand style, with a recent announcement that it is set to acquire the outstanding shares in Swipe.

eToro Cancels SPAC deal with FinTech Acquisition Corp. V. Company
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eToro Cancels SPAC deal with FinTech Acquisition Corp. V. Company

FinTech Acquisition Corp. V. SPAC and eToro have terminated their investment deal, citing the impracticality of the deal.

Coinbase Acquires Cryptographic Security Company Unbound, Strengthening Presence in Israel
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Coinbase Acquires Cryptographic Security Company Unbound, Strengthening Presence in Israel

Coinbase has made another strategic acquisition to expand its business capabilities. The exchange is joining forces with the Unbound team to offer an even better value proposition to the Unbound customers in Israel.

Crypto Recruitment Firm Inflection Points Raises $12.6m in Funding Round
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Crypto Recruitment Firm Inflection Points Raises $12.6m in Funding Round

Inflection Points, which was co-founded by long-time Bitcoin bull Anthony Pompliano, has raised $12.6 million to expand its crypto recruitment platform.

eBay Acquires AI-Powered Digital ID Prvoder Certilogo
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eBay Acquires AI-Powered Digital ID Prvoder Certilogo

eBay Inc., a global commerce leader, has announced the completion of its acquisition of Certilogo, an AI-powered provider of digital IDs and authentication for apparel and fashion goods. This move is set to bring new, 'Secure by Design' digital ID technology to eBay's fashion category, expanding opportunities in the circular economy.

Brazilian Crypto Firm 2TM Acquires Controlling Stake Over Portuguese CriptoLoja
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Brazilian Crypto Firm 2TM Acquires Controlling Stake Over Portuguese CriptoLoja

Softbank-backed Brazilian firm 2TM announced the company would acquire a controlling stake in Lisbon-based crypto exchange CriptoLoja.

BitMEX’s Bid Fails to Acquire 268-Year Old German Bank
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BitMEX’s Bid Fails to Acquire 268-Year Old German Bank

BitMEX wanted to purchase Bankhaus von der Heydt to leverage its business in Europe. However, the plan didn’t work out. While the reason behind the fallout of the deal is not known, BaFin’s involvement is suspected.

Payments Firm Bolt Scraps $1.5B Proposed Acquisition of Crypto Firm Wyre
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Payments Firm Bolt Scraps $1.5B Proposed Acquisition of Crypto Firm Wyre

Bolt said that it has pulled out of a $1.5 billion deal to buy crypto firm Wyre amid market downturn.

New York’s Crypto Firm NYDIG Acquires UK’s Bitcoin Micropayment Firm Bottlepay for $300M
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New York’s Crypto Firm NYDIG Acquires UK’s Bitcoin Micropayment Firm Bottlepay for $300M

NYDIG announced that it has acquired UK’s Bitcoin micropayment firm Bottlepay to push more deeply into the Bitcoin market for customers in Europe and the UK.

Hong Kong’s Animoca Brands Fully Acquires Lyon-Based Eden Games
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Hong Kong’s Animoca Brands Fully Acquires Lyon-Based Eden Games

The new acquisition will help Animoca Brands enhance its product offerings.

Telecom Giant Airtel Acquires Aqilliz, Transforming Adtech & Creator Economy with Blockchain
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Telecom Giant Airtel Acquires Aqilliz, Transforming Adtech & Creator Economy with Blockchain

The acquisition of Aqilliz will enable Airtel to deploy blockchain-based solutions across its fast-growing digital marketplace, Adtech (Airtel ads), and digital entertainment.

Binance Acquired CoinMarketCap: A Huge Boost to the Binance "Super Exchange" Ecosystem
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Binance Acquired CoinMarketCap: A Huge Boost to the Binance "Super Exchange" Ecosystem

Binance, one of the largest digital asset exchanges in terms of trading volume and users, has officially announced the acquisition of CoinMarketCap for an undisclosed fee. According to the press release shared with Blockchain.News, the acquisition creates synergies for both companies in boosting cryptoassets adoption to global users.

Nexo Hires Citigroup to Advise on Potential Acquisitions
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Nexo Hires Citigroup to Advise on Potential Acquisitions

Crypto lending platform Nexo announced that it has tapped Citigroup to advise it on the potential acquisition of other crypto firms hit by the recent market downturn.

CoinShares Acquires Napoleon Asset Management, Expanding into EU Markets
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CoinShares Acquires Napoleon Asset Management, Expanding into EU Markets

The deal underscores interesting points about CoinShares. The digital asset firm has bought its rival based in France to double down on European Union expansion.

Binance Acquisition of CoinMarketCap for $400M Just a Stone’s Throw Away
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Binance Acquisition of CoinMarketCap for $400M Just a Stone’s Throw Away

Binance, one of the largest crypto exchanges globally, is reportedly ready to splash out nearly $400 million USD to attain CoinMarketCap, the most popular crypto data aggregator. It is alleged that the deal is in the final stages, and it is just a matter of time before it is revealed later this week.

Gemini Delves Deeper into Crypto Space with Nifty Gateway Acquisition
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Gemini Delves Deeper into Crypto Space with Nifty Gateway Acquisition

Gemini, a cryptocurrency exchange behemoth, has revealed the acquisition of Nifty Gateway, a famed platform for non-fungible tokens (NFTs), also called nifties. Expressly, nifties are used in powering the emerging economy of virtual goods and digital collectibles.

MicroStrategy CEO says Tesla has De-Risked BTC Acquisition for Public Companies
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MicroStrategy CEO says Tesla has De-Risked BTC Acquisition for Public Companies

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor is thrilled that Elon Musk and Tesla finally took the bet on Bitcoin and believes the other public companies will now ramp up BTC purchases.

FTX Exchange Acquires Blockfolio for $150M, Sixth-Largest Crypto Acquisition in History
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FTX Exchange Acquires Blockfolio for $150M, Sixth-Largest Crypto Acquisition in History

FTX cryptocurrency exchange is now expanding its retail aspirations by acquiring the top crypto app, Blockfolio for $150 million.

Top Executives at CoinMarketCap Quit Just Months After Binance Acquisition
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Top Executives at CoinMarketCap Quit Just Months After Binance Acquisition

Carylyne Chan, the interim CEO at leading crypto data provider CoinMarketCap is the latest executive to quit following her public announcement on August 31. The mass exodus from the company has been alarming because she follows the footsteps of four other top executives who have left the company just four months after it was purchased by Binance.

Japan Rural Dwellers to Experience the Use of Blockchain in Property Acquisitions
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Japan Rural Dwellers to Experience the Use of Blockchain in Property Acquisitions

A new platform has shown through trial methods that Japanese real estate fund was more efficient, transparent, and compliant with the use of digital securities and blockchain technology.

IOTA Price Hits Three-Year High as Foundation Announces New Acquisitions
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IOTA Price Hits Three-Year High as Foundation Announces New Acquisitions

Although Bitcoin suffered a sharp correction, reaching a low of $53,000 yesterday, other cryptocurrencies such as IOTA (MIOTA) performed bullishly.

How Blockchain Is Creating 5 Fintech Disruption Opportunities
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How Blockchain Is Creating 5 Fintech Disruption Opportunities

Fintech blockchain acquisition is not only about testing and watching. It’s also about proactively taking action and applying the technology.

BlackRock, Vanguard, and Norway Now Indirectly Own $110 Million of Bitcoin, Ahead of Stock Sell-Off
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BlackRock, Vanguard, and Norway Now Indirectly Own $110 Million of Bitcoin, Ahead of Stock Sell-Off

This huge acquisition of Bitcoin enabled Norway, Vanguard Group, and BlackRock to indirectly own more than 10,000 Bitcoin (BTC) altogether.

Bitcoin Venture Capital Firm Ribbit Capital Files $350 Million Blank Check IPO with SEC
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Bitcoin Venture Capital Firm Ribbit Capital Files $350 Million Blank Check IPO with SEC

Ribbit Capital, an early Bitcoin VC firm, has filed for a $350 million initial public offering with the SEC leveraging its “blank check” structure.

Embattled Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb May Be Acquired by Huobi
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Embattled Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb May Be Acquired by Huobi

As interest mounts up toward the acquisition of Bithumb, Huobi Global is named as one of the favorite candidates to take up ownership of the exchange.

PayPal May Be in Talks to Acquire Curv Crypto Custody Firm
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PayPal May Be in Talks to Acquire Curv Crypto Custody Firm

After PayPal dropped plans to acquire BitGo digital asset custody firm, it has been reported that it is now aiming to acquire Curv crypto custody firm.

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