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hook, money
Tether Review Claims Crypto Asset Fully Backed – But There's a Catch
Tether has finally produced a third-party report proclaiming that its cryptocurrency, USDT, is fully backed by U.S. dollars – with some big caveats.
hook, money

litecoin
A UK Exchange Is Launching Litecoin Futures Trading
A month after listing ethereum-based futures for trading, U.K exchange Crypto Facilities is now launching a derivative product for litecoin.
litecoin

Newspapers, chain, freedom of the press
Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Accepts Donations in 5 Cryptos
The Freedom of the Press Foundation has expanded its donation methods to include five cryptocurrencies, calling the move a "natural fit."
Newspapers, chain, freedom of the press

Tokens
Origin Token to Raise $6 Million in CoinList Investor ICO
Decentralized marketplace startup Origin Protocol is looking to raise $6.6 million via a token sale with help from CoinList.
Tokens

USD
A16z Leads Investors in $20 Million Token Presale for Crypto Assets Platform
TrustToken, which aims to put tokenized assets on a blockchain, raised $20 million in a strategic token sale with help from Andreessen Horowitz.
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Metropolitan Commercial Bank
Metropolitan Bank Is Handling Millions for Crypto Clients (And It Wants More)
To most banks in the U.S., cryptocurrency businesses are pariahs. To Metropolitan Commercial Bank in New York, they're "pioneers."
Metropolitan Commercial Bank