Bitcoin Exchange FTX US Opens Waitlist for Stock Trading

The cryptocurrency exchange has been working to add stock and derivatives trading to its platform. FTX US is currently a platform for crypto spot trading. Within the coming months, it may also feature derivatives and equities trading. Just when the general public was starting to realize that FTX is a...
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Larry David Doesn’t Like Much, But He Loved This Super Bowl Cryptocurrency Ad

Click here to read the full article. Pret-ty, pret-ty, pret-ty….surprising. FTX, the cryptocurrency exchange, did its best to stand out in its first time advertising at the Super Bowl by tapping an actor who has never appeared in commercials before: Larry David. David, best known for his contrarian, curmudgeonly humor, took to the Super Bowl stage for FTX in a minute-long commercial that showed him turning down some of history’s best ideas, era by era. In various historical mini-dramas, David dismisses the wheel, the fork, the toilet, the electric light bulb, the Walkman and even the notion of American independence (because “even...
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Crypto Exchanges Compete to Grab Super Bowl Spotlight

Crypto companies FTX, Bitbuy, Coinbase and are set to run Super Bowl ads on Sunday, marking the first time that companies in the industry will advertise during the game. Though some advertisers paid as much as $7 million for a 30-second spot, NBC revealed last week, executives at FTX...
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FTX, ByBit serving South Africans illegally, regulator warns

FTX and ByBit, two digital currency derivatives trading platforms, have been serving South Africans illegally, a local regulator has warned. The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) released separate warnings against the two platforms, which it said were not authorized to offer any financial services in the country. Headquartered in the...

Decentraland, FTX ETPs Launch in Switzerland

21Shares continues its product launching spree by bringing to market the first exchange-traded products (ETPs) focused on Decentraland (MANA) and FTX Token (FTT). The products were set to begin trading on Thursday in Switzerland. “Adding the world’s first NFT & single Metaverse ETP and one of the world’s leading crypto...

FTX Has Integrated Arbitrum. As for Coinbase? Pet Coins

FTX has added support for the Ethereum Layer 2 solution Arbitrum. The exchange will let users make direct deposits to Ethereum's Layer 2 without having to bridge assets from mainnet. While Binance and FTX have shown their interest in supporting Layer 2, crypto enthusiasts have slammed Coinbase for showing more...

Inside crypto exchange FTX’s new venture fund

This is the web version of Term Sheet, a daily newsletter on the biggest deals and dealmakers. Sign up to get it delivered free to your inbox. Last week, the cryptocurrency exchange and trading platform said it was setting aside $2 billion from the company and its founder Sam Bankman-Fried under a new venture arm called FTX Ventures. A team of nine people—including three developers—are running the show under Amy Wu, a near-three-year crypto investor with Lightspeed Venture Partners.

Cryptocurrency FTX Token Decreases More Than 3% Within 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours, FTX Token’s (CRYPTO: FTT) price has fallen 3.04% to $44.97. This is opposite to its positive trend over the past week where it has experienced a 4.0% gain, moving from $43.45 to its current price. The chart below compares the price movement and volatility...

FTX announced as naming rights sponsor of Australian Blockchain Week 2022

FTX Trading Limited (FTX) will be the naming rights sponsor for Australian Blockchain Week 2022, which will run from March 21 to 25. Blockchain Australia is the peak industry network in Australia, bringing together industry, academia and government to discuss the opportunities of blockchain technology. Over 200 speakers across 75...

FTX Becomes The Cryptocurrency Exchange Provider for StockTwits

StockTwits will now make it possible to buy and sell cryptocurrencies directly from the app, thanks to an integration with the crypto excahnge FTX. Investment-oriented social network StockTwits is expanding its services in a move to gain traction in the crypto-verse and take a slice of the audience that Twitter, Reddit, and even eToro have today.

Jack in the Box ends suit against FTX for allegedly stealing its mascot

Jack in the Box’s lawsuit against FTX US over an alleged mascot-related copyright and trademark infringement has come to an end after the parties reached a settlement. The duo informed the District Court for the Southern District of California that they had resolved the dispute via a motion to dismiss on Jan. 20, however the specific details of the settlement have not been disclosed.