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    Bridgewater Associates CFO heads to Bitcoin-focused firm

    The New York Digital Investment Group, or NYDIG, tapped Jon Dalby as its new CFO. Departing his position as the chief financial officer of Bridgewater Associates, John Dalby will assume the post of chief financial officer for Bitcoin-focused tech and finance company NYDIG.”The NYDIG team and I are extremely excited to welcome John,” NYDIG CEO… More

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    Ebay exploring crypto payment options and NFT auctions

    According to CEO Jamie Iannone, eBay will be “exploring opportunities” to enable nonfungible tokens. Major online marketplace eBay will be pursuing crypto payment options for its customers along with exploring ways to introduce nonfungible tokens on the platform.In an interview with CNBC today, eBay CEO Jamie Iannone said the company will “continue to look” at… More

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    Mass adoption looms as South America’s second-largest company accepts crypto payments

    Mercado Libre’s move to accept cryptocurrency payments for real estate could usher in a new way of crypto mass adoption in South America. On April 28, MercadoLibre (MELI), the largest Latin American online marketplace, launched a real estate section dedicated to cryptocurrencies. Although the company does not settle property transactions directly, it legitimizes the category… More

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    BitGo expands crypto insurance to cover over $700M

    Institutional clients have shown strong demand for airtight and insured custody options. Digital asset custody firm BitGo has expanded its cold storage insurance program, raising its insurance capacity by $600 million.BitGo debuted its crypto insurance program through global insurance and reinsurance market Lloyd’s of London in 2019. This enabled BitGo clients to acquire insurance for… More

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    Lockheed Martin adopts blockchain for supply chain management in Switzerland

    The defense contractor has secured access to SyncFab’s supplier intelligence platform to help manage OEMs in Switzerland. United States aerospace and defense contractor Lockheed Martin has signed an agreement with SyncFab, a Silicon Valley distributed manufacturing platform, to streamline supplier capabilities across Switzerland, offering yet another tangible use case for blockchain technology. Under the new agreement,… More