Weekly News Roundup – 31 May 2021
Crypto Hedge Funds show growing appetite for DeFi, total stablecoin supply crosses the $100 billion mark, PayPal exec says payments giant is working on crypto withdrawal capability.
BANK HOLIDAY: 31 May 2021
Due to the upcoming public holiday in US on Monday, 31 May 2021 (US Memorial day), Bitstamp’s USD deposits and withdrawals will be closed.
Behind the red candle, there are bigger things happening
Even though the crypto markets were looking like somebody used a full year’s supply of dye to paint the biggest red candle in the world, the canvas is still green underneath, you just have to take a step back and zoom out a bit. You wouldn’t use a magnifying glass when trying to admire a painting.
Interview with AAVE’s founder – Stani Kulechov
We asked Stani Kulechov, CEO of Aave, about the advantages this open-source protocol brings to the decentralized finance ecosystem, as well as about its beginnings, exciting future plans and more.
Weekly News Roundup – 24 May 2021
The May 2021 cryptocurrency crash reviewed, Google search volume for cryptocurrency topics breaks all-time high, Bank of America joins Paxos's blockchain-based settlement network for equities and other news over the last week.
Guess the price and win a ticket to The Bitcoin 2021 Conference!
Place your bet and get a chance to win a free ticket to The Bitcoin 2021 Conference, worth $1300! Guess how much bitcoin will be worth this Sunday, 23 May 2021, at 4PM UTC (New York noon time) and enter the contest to attend this conference for Bitcoiners by Bitcoiners in Miami.
Introducing a new usability update: the Dashboard
The Dashboard is your Bitstamp account’s new homepage, bringing all the most important exchange functionalities within one click’s reach. Manage your portfolio, add favorite cryptocurrencies to your Watchlist, overview your open orders and more.
Welcoming Jean-Baptiste Graftieaux as Bitstamp's Managing Director for Europe
We're delighted to announce the appointment of Jean-Baptiste Graftieaux as its Managing Director for Europe. His appointment is a key part of Bitstamp’s dedication to growth in 2021.
What is Algorand (ALGO)?
Algorand (ALGO) is a blockchain platform for fast and secure global transactions and simple creation of financial instruments. It uses Pure Proof of Stake as its consensus mechanism, which gives it robust security and achieves true decentralization.
What determines the price of cryptocurrencies?
There are plenty of factors that have an influence on the crypto - from the law of supply and demand to usability, market trends, media recognition and other variables.