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CDCROP: GameStop sign on GameStop at 6th Avenue on March 23, 2021 in New York. (John Smith/VIEWpress)
GameStop to End FTX.US Ties, Refund Customers
GameStop customers with FTX gift cards will be given refunds.
CDCROP: GameStop sign on GameStop at 6th Avenue on March 23, 2021 in New York. (John Smith/VIEWpress)

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Crypto Update | 4 Questions That Will Determine the Future of Retail Trading
With bitcoin continuing to hold tight comfortably above $20K even as macroeconomic uncertainty looms, plus a look at the future of retail trading, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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CDCROP: FSTB secretary Christopher Hui talks to co-founder of Animoca Brands Yat Siu at Hong Kong FinTech Week. (Lavender Au/CoinDesk)
Hong Kong Government Reconsiders Stance on Virtual Asset ETFs, Tokenized Securities, Retail Investors
The government says it's ready to engage with virtual asset service providers and invite them to the city.
CDCROP: FSTB secretary Christopher Hui talks to co-founder of Animoca Brands Yat Siu at Hong Kong FinTech Week. (Lavender Au/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Sydney, Australia (Photo by Johnny Bhalla on Unsplash)
Australian Central Bank Chief Believes Regulated Private Tokens Could Be Better Than CBDCs: Report
Governor Philip Lowe spoke at a panel discussion at the G20 finance officials' meeting in Indonesia on Sunday.
CDCROP: Sydney, Australia (Photo by Johnny Bhalla on Unsplash)

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Gucci to Accept Crypto in Some US Retail Stores: Report
The Italian luxury brand plans to expand the payment mechanism across North America.
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Crypto News Roundup for May 3, 2022
With bitcoin showing signs of fear of a deeper price drop, plus a look at why crypto could become a force in retail payments, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
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How Crypto Could Spearhead Retail Payments in 2022
Reduced fees, faster transactions and greater consumer choice mean retailers might, in time, prefer crypto payments. This article is part of CoinDesk's "Payments Week."
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Prada, Adidas Launch NFT Project on Polygon
The latest high-fashion foray into Web 3 includes a metaverse angle as well.
Adidas x Prada Re-Nylon collection (Prada)

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Metaverse Gaming, NFTs Could Account for 10% of Luxury Market by 2030: Morgan Stanley
The bank expects the total NFT market to grow to $300 billion by that year.
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AMC Theatres to Accept Bitcoin, Ether for Online Payments
CEO Adam Aron said dogecoin will be next.
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