Cheyenne Ligon

Cheyenne Ligon

On the news team at CoinDesk, Cheyenne focuses on crypto regulation and crime. Cheyenne is originally from Houston, Texas. She studied political science at Tulane University in Louisiana. In December 2021, she graduated from CUNY's Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, where she focused on business and economics reporting. She has no significant crypto holdings.

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Moneta Money Bank AS Ahead of $1.2 Billion Shareholder Showdown
This NYDIG Partnership Could Bring Bitcoin to Your Local Credit Union
Up to 18.3 million Q2 customers will soon be able to buy, sell and hold bitcoin directly from their bank accounts.
Moneta Money Bank AS Ahead of $1.2 Billion Shareholder Showdown
TV personality and financial adviser Suze Orman
Suze Orman Says She Bought $5K of Bitcoin Using PayPal – And She’s a HODLer
This is the first time the financial guru has acknowledged directly owning cryptocurrencies.
TV personality and financial adviser Suze Orman
missing piece, puzzle
Founders of South African Crypto Investment Firm – and $3.6B in Bitcoin – Are Missing
Africrypt investors were told not to inform police of the purported hack because it could slow the recovery of their funds.
missing piece, puzzle
Peter Thiel
Peter Thiel-Backed Exchange Bullish Is in Talks to Go Public in SPAC Merger: Report
The news comes just a month after the announcement of Bullish's launch.
Peter Thiel
Masked teenager holding the Palestinian flag.
52 US Representatives Are Backing a Bill Targeting Hamas Financing
The Hamas International Financing Prevention Act would leverage sanctions against individuals and governments donating to Hamas, including donations made in bitcoin.
Masked teenager holding the Palestinian flag.
Rep. Darren Soto (D-Fla.).
Bipartisan Crypto Bills Pass US House of Representatives – Again
The Blockchain Innovation Act and parts of the Digital Taxonomy Act were included in the broader Consumer Safety Technology Act.
Rep. Darren Soto (D-Fla.).
Anchorage
Anchorage Adds Custody and Staking for Dapper Labs' FLOW Token
Anchorage President Diogo Monica said the token was added following “massive demand” from its institutional clients.
Anchorage
Rapper, songwriter and record executive Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter
Roc-A-Fella Records Sues Co-Founder for Trying to Sell Jay-Z’s Debut Album as an NFT
The suit alleges that Damon Dash does not own "Reasonable Doubt" so he should not be allowed to sell its copyright.
Rapper, songwriter and record executive Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter
Grayscale at Conesnsus 2016
DCG to Buy $50M in Shares of Grayscale’s Ethereum Classic Trust
One analyst interpreted the move as an arbitrage play.
Grayscale at Conesnsus 2016
Michael Novogratz
Galaxy Digital Will Provide Liquidity for Goldman Sachs’ Bitcoin Futures Trades
Mike Novogratz’s merchant bank is ramping up its involvement with Wall Street's biggest names.
Michael Novogratz