Polkadot-Based Pontem Raises $4.5M to Allow Devs to Build for Facebook’s Diem

Polkadot-Based Pontem Raises $4.5M to Allow Devs to Build for Facebook’s Diem

“Pontem, a framework for dApps on Facebook’s Diem project, has raised $4.5 million through a seed round, led by Mechanism Capital and Kenetic Capital.
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US Authorities Investigate Binance for Insider Trading and Market Manipulation: Report

“Binance’s troubles with regulators grow as U.S. authorities are now reportedly investigating the exchange for possible insider trading and market manipulation. The investigation involves the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The Justice Department (DOJ) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) have also been investigating Binance on a separate issue. Binance

After Targeting BlockFi, State Regulators Now Set Their Eyes On Celsius

“Earlier this year, crypto lending platform BlockFi started facing the heat from state regulators in New Jersey, Texas, and Alabama. Other states have joined the fold since then, as well. Celsius this week is now facing similar cease and desist demands from all three of the same states that BlockFi