Binance.US Acquisition of Voyager Digital Halted by Federal Judge

Since the time of the auction and the bidding process, US regulators have expressed a lack of confidence in the sale of the company to Binance. Judge Jennifer Rearden, a new Federal Judge for the US District Court in New York has temporarily halted the proposed sale of Voyager Digital to Binance.US. According to the … Read more

US Federal Reserve Increased Interest Rate by 0.25% despite Banking Crisis

Irrespective of its current leanings, the Federal Reserve will implement additional rate hikes to correct the strain that is still being felt in the economy by the average consumer. The United States Federal Reserve through the Open Market Committee (FOMC) has increased its interest rate by 25 basis points (0.25%). The rate hike was as … Read more

Circle Reassures Customers Riding on Promises from Federal Regulators

According to Circle, the bulk of its reserve for the USDC stablecoin is domiciled in US Treasury Bills. Crypto startup Circle, the issuer of the USD Coin (USDC) stablecoin has announced that the USDC reserve risk being nursed by the firm’s key customers has been removed. As shared in a Press Release published early today, … Read more

US President Joe Biden Wants to Increase Federal Pay by 5.7%

United States President Joe Biden is reportedly on track to propose a 5.7% increase to the salaries of Federal Government workers in the country. According to a report from the Washington Post, citing sources close to the plans, the increment will come off as the largest in more than 40 years. The last time a … Read more

BlackRock Says Federal Reserve May Continue Hiking Rates

The next Federal Reserve meeting slated to take place between March 21-22. The world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, has weighed in on the subject of interest rate hikes by the US federal reserve. According to BlackRock, upcoming federal reserve decisions are likely to see the rates increase by almost 6%. Per a CNBC report, the … Read more