Tether Freezes USD 160M-Heavy Addresses on POLICE Request
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Tether Freezes USD 160M-Heavy Addresses on POLICE Request

Source: AdobeStock / sharafmaksumovStablecoin issuer Tether (USDT) froze three addresses on Ethereum (ETH), which together hold USD 160m worth of assets.This has been confirmed by Tether, stating that they have done so upon request from law enforcement, per Coindesk.Per data analytics site Bloxy, Tether itself has so far frozen 563 addresses. Three are listed as…

Tether gets sued once again, claims latest match is nonsense
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Tether gets sued once again, claims latest match is nonsense

Blockchain fiat currency Tether is being sued again. A pair of disgruntled users has filed a fraud claim in the Southern District of New York against Tether Holdings Limited and a handful of its related business entities, including iFinex and exchange Bitfinex. Tether is already facing at least three other pending legal actions. The company…

New Tether report sheds light on biggest buyers
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New Tether report sheds light on biggest buyers

The question of who is behind the demand for the digital currency industry’s largest stablecoin by market cap (USDT) has always been unanswered; until now. This week, Protos Media released a report detailing exactly who is buying USDT. Pointing out that Tether has grown from a market cap of $1 billion in 2017 to over $70 billion…

Tether launches Synonym to improve Bitcoin adoption through Lightning Network
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Tether launches Synonym to improve Bitcoin adoption through Lightning Network

The new venture is pursuing hyperbitcoinization by combining the Lightning Network’s speed with the architecture of an open peer-to-peer platform…

CoinZoom Gives Tron & TRC20 Tether for Trading & Yields
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CoinZoom Gives Tron & TRC20 Tether for Trading & Yields

TradingCoinZoom, the well-established cryptocurrency exchange, just announced that it is adding both Tron and the TRC20 version of Tether.Important Note: There have been reports of scammers approaching companies via Telegram, LinkedIn and Other Social platforms purporting to represent Blockonomi and offer advertising offers. We will never approach anyone directly. Please always make contact with us…

Tether Hits out in Hindenburg Researchs Pathetic USD 1M Bounty Offer
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Tether Hits out in Hindenburg Researchs Pathetic USD 1M Bounty Offer

Source: Adobe/denniznThe investment research firm and short-seller Hindenburg Research has offered a USD 1m reward for information on how the tether (USDT) stablecoin is actually pegged to the United States dollar, and data on how Tether’s deposits actually work. In a strongly worded response, Tether called the “bounty” “cynical,” and called Hindenburg’s announcement “a pathetic bid for…

CFTC orders Tether to cover $42.5M, tells it never to break regulations again
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CFTC orders Tether to cover $42.5M, tells it never to break regulations again

Home » Business » CFTC orders Tether to pay $42.5M, tells it not to break the law again The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has slapped Tether with US$42.5 million in penalties, saying it made “untrue” and “misleading” statements and “omissions of material fact” in its management of the USDT stablecoin over several years.…

CFTC Fines Tether For Lying & Bitfinex For ‘Illegal’ Transactions + More Information
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CFTC Fines Tether For Lying & Bitfinex For ‘Illegal’ Transactions + More Information

Source: Adobe/JimGet your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news.__________Legal newsThe US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said it has issued an order simultaneously filing and settling charges against Tether Holdings Limited, Tether Limited, Tether Operations Limited, and Tether International Limited (d/b/a…

Tether Hits Back again at ‘Outlandish’ Report as USDT ‘Mystery’ Continues
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Tether Hits Back again at ‘Outlandish’ Report as USDT ‘Mystery’ Continues

Source: iStock/standret, Cryptonews.comThe row over the funds backing the most popular stablecoin, tether (USDT), continues to rumble on, and has now moved onto a brand new level – with the company responding to a Bloomberg Businessweek cover story report that it claimed was full of “outlandish anecdotes” and “character assassination.”Tether has previously claimed to have…

Tether fires back against report it is using reserves for investments and making crypto-backed loans
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Tether fires back against report it is using reserves for investments and making crypto-backed loans

If those loans fail, even a small percentage of them, one Tether would become worth less than $1,” said Bloomberg reporter Zeke Faux…