Terra faces litigation from South Korean investors over failed UST investment

After the abrupt crash of Terra’s UST last week, a popular South Korea-based law firm, LKB & Partners, is set to sue Do Kwon on behalf of South Koreans who invested in the asset, according to local media reports.  The law firm is applying to the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency to seize all Do Kwon’s…

Exchanges begin delisting LUNA, Binance explains why

The world’s largest exchange by trading volume, Binance, has delisted its trading pairs for Terra’s LUNA.  The exchange announced that it had canceled all pending orders, ceased trading, closed user positions, and conducted an automatic settlement of all LUNA trading pairs. Binance decided to delist LUNA when its value fell by 100% after the UST…

Avalanche founder claims only one algorithmic stablecoin can succeed – defends Terra’s UST

The founder of Ava Labs, Emin Gün Sirer, has offered his opinions on the crash of Terra’s algorithmic stablecoin, UST.  According to Gün Sirer, there is a need for decentralized algorithmic stablecoins in the ecosystem due to the censorship vulnerability of fiat-backed stablecoins. Even fully-collateralized fiat stablecoins have depegged. Even some of the weak algo stablecoins…

Terra’s LFG to lend OTC traders $1.5B in BTC, UST to support stablecoin peg

Luna Foundation Guard (LFG) said on May 9 that it will lend out $1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin (BTC) and UST to defend the algorithmic stablecoin’s peg to the U.S. dollar. Terra’s UST suffered a coordinated attack on May 8, which led to de-pegging from its $1 mark to below $0.992.  While the de-pegging lasted…

Terra’s UST is now the third most valuable stablecoin

Terra’s UST is now the third-largest stablecoin by market cap behind that of Tether’s USDT and Circle’s USDC despite the fact that its trading volume pales significantly against that of Binance USD (BUSD), according to data from CoinGecko. Per the data, UST’s market cap is now at $17.58 billion, which is slightly above that of…

Why some people are saying Waves is a ponzi scheme

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Terra buys $125 million of Bitcoin for its reserve

Terra, in recent weeks, has emerged as one of the best-performing digital assets, with its price-performance outpacing the majority of its competitors. The network, however, made a startling revelation recently through its CEO, Do Kwon, who stated that they would be purchasing $10 billion Bitcoin to Luna reserve. According to Kwon’s announcement, Terra would be…

Bitcoin holds above $41,000 over the weekend, Tether shows bullish signs

As Bitcoin (BTC) wavers around $41,000, Tether is indicating big moves may be coming for crypto in general. According to data from analysts Santiment, Thursday and Saturday had the two largest days of 2022, in terms of addresses interacting on the network, with 83,000 and 74,000 addresses interacting with the network respectively. Keep an eye…

Multi-chain instant swap platform Symbiosis announces beta mainnet launch

Symbiosis Finance is a multi-chain AMM DEX and liquidity protocol that allows users to perform any crypto token swap. After a long period of testing, Symbiosis announced its beta mainnet launch which enables instant swaps with no need for special software–leveraging a simple solution for moving liquidity across different chains. The core of the Symbiosis…