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⚡ Crypto Con Artist Swindles $240,000 from American Senior
A tale of trust turned treachery: an American senior ventured into cryptocurrency investments guided by an online acquaintance from Instagram, resulting in a staggering loss of $240,000. Though wary of funneling substantial amounts into a dubious site at first, his initial crypto futures successes led him to up his investments. The insistence from his online friend to boost his deposit only fueled his decisions.
🔥 Uniswap Rolls Out Free Web3 Name Service for User Customization
Uniswap, a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange, has recently launched a unique feature: free Web3 names for all its users. These aren't just any names; think "one.uni.eth" or "crypto.uni.eth" – a fresh take on the traditional crypto wallet format. Nicknames can be acquired and customized exclusively through the Uniswap mobile app.
🔥 Swiss Banking Giant PostFinance Enters the Crypto Arena
PostFinance, one of Switzerland's major banks, is stepping into the cryptocurrency world with a service for retail clients, launching on February 21, 2024. The service will allow users to purchase, store, and even set up savings plans for digital assets. Initially, it will offer access to 11 popular cryptocurrencies.
🌋 AllianceBernstein Anticipates SEC Approval for Ethereum ETF
Asset management firm AllianceBernste posits that Ethereum (ETH) might be the only cryptocurrency to follow Bitcoin in receiving the green light from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the launch of an exchange-traded fund (ETF). Analysts from the firm estimate a 50% chance of an Ethereum ETF being approved by May 2024, with the likelihood nearing 100% by the end of the year.