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Stablecoin Issuer Tether Teams Up with Oobit, a Mobile Payments App

Tether Operations Limited, which claims to be among the largest company in the digital asset industry, is joining forces with Oobit, a mobile payment app, and the TON Foundation to revolutionize the use of cryptocurrencies as a means of payment, offering users a seamless and… Read More

Tether Signs MoU with RAK DAO to Introduce Educational Initiatives Focused on Bitcoin (BTC), Stablecoins

Tether Operations Limited, the largest company in the digital asset industry, announces the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with RAK Digital Assets Oasis (RAK DAO), which is the first step towards the launch of several strategic initiatives to help foster the adoption of… Read More

Tether Invests More Money in Georgian Payments Firm CityPay

Tether, the issuer of the top stablecoin USDT, says it has committed more money to Georgia-based Fintech CityPay.io. Tether did not provide further details on the investment, only noting that it was an “additional investment.” CityPay is said to be active across 600 locations in… Read More

Tether Adds Chainalysis to Boost Compliance, Monitor Digital Asset Trading

Top stablecoin issuer Tether will be working with Chainalysis in an effort to boost compliance and monitoring of any potential illicit activity. Over the years, Tether has been hit with claims of shoddy operations, and the company has worked to alleviate those concerns. This week,… Read More

Tether Releases Latest Attestation: Reports $4.52B Profit, “Highest Ever” T-Bill Ownership, Total Group Equity of $11.37B

Tether Holdings Limited (BVI) released its assurance opinion for the first quarter of 2024, conducted by BDO, a leading global independent accounting firm. The most recent attestation as of 31 March 2024, “discloses additional financial information of Tether Group which is no longer limited to… Read More

Tether Acquires Stake in Brain-Computer-Interface Firm Blackrock Neurotech

Tether, which claims to be one of the largest companies in the digital asset industry, announced that it has made a strategic investment of $200 million into Blackrock Neurotech, the enabler of Brain-Computer-Interface (BCI) technology, through its newly formed venture division Tether Evo. With this… Read More

Alchemy Pay to Support of Tether’s Stablecoin USDT on TON Network

Alchemy Pay has integrated the newly-launched USDT on TON stablecoin by Tether onto its payment ramp, expanding accessibility and enhancing the user experience “for those looking to engage with USDt on TON through fiat transactions, reaching out to the vast network of Telegram’s 900 million… Read More

Tether and Fuze to Focus on Digital Asset Education Initiative in Turkey and Middle East

Tether, which claims to be among the largest companies in the digital assets industry, and Fuze, a digital assets infrastructure provider with offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Istanbul, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in order “to establish the terms of a collaboration… Read More

Tether and Coins.ph in Philippines Launch Initiative to Support Financial Education Focused on Bitcoin and Stablecoins

Tether Operations Limited, which claims to be one of the largest companies in the digital asset industry, and Coins.ph, a digital asset exchange in the Philippines, announced that they are joining forces to promote financial education of blockchain technologies, Bitcoin, and Stablecoins, in the region…. Read More

Tether Touts SOC Audit

Tether, the largest issuer of stablecoins, has posted on its blog that it has passed a SOC 2 Type 1 audit. Tether CEO Paolo Ardoino said the compliance measure “assures our customers that their assets and data are managed in an environment meeting the highest… Read More

Tether Expands AI Strategy and Welcomes New Talent to Accelerate Innovation

Tether Operations Limited, which claims to be the largest company in the cryptocurrency industry, announced a strategic expansion of its AI [artificial intelligence] focus, positioning itself at the forefront of innovation. This move underscores Tether’s dedication “to advancing AI accessibility and efficiency, further solidifying its… Read More

Stablecoin Issuer Tether Announces USDT Launch on Celo, an EVM-Compatible Blockchain Network

Tether Operations Limited (Tether), which claims to be the largest company in the cryptocurrency industry, announced that USDT will launch on Celo, a mobile-first and EVM-compatible blockchain network that’s built for the real world and designed for fast, low-cost payments worldwide. This strategic collaboration between… Read More

Tether Says it Helped the Feds Regarding Tech Scam

Tether, the largest stablecoin issuer in the world (USDT), says it helped Uncle Sam battle an alleged tech scam. Tether says that it assisted the Feds in seizing $1.4 million in stolen funds from a fraud. The company said this highlights its commitment to fighting… Read More

Tether and Republic of Uzbekistan to Develop Blockchain and P2P Telecom Infrastructure

Tether, which claims to be among the largest companies in the cryptocurrency industry, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Agency of Perspective Projects (NAPP), responsible for crypto regulation and development in the Republic of Uzbekistan. This strategic collaboration aims… Read More

Stablecoin Issuer Tether Announces Investment in Oobit, a Mobile Payment App

Tether, which claims to be the largest company in the cryptocurrency industry, has announced its investment in Oobit, a mobile payment application. The Series A investment round has concluded “with $25 million raised for Oobit’s ongoing development, supporting its goal of mainstream cryptocurrency adoption.” This… Read More

Tether Attestation: Reports $2.85B in Profit, Sets “Records” in Reserves of Cash, Cash Equivalent Backing Token in Circulation

Tether Holdings Limited (BVI) released its assurance opinion for the fourth quarter of 2023, conducted by BDO, an independent auditing firm. This attestation reportedly reaffirms “the accuracy of Tether’s Consolidated Reserves Report (CRR) and provides a detailed breakdown of the assets held by the Group… Read More

Tether Teams Up with DeFi Bridge rhino.fi to Enhance Cross-Chain Transactions

Tether, which claims to be the largest company in the cryptocurrency industry, and rhino.fi, a DeFi bridge, have announced a strategic collaboration aimed “at enhancing cross-chain transactions and improving the user experience for USDt within the DeFi space.” This collaboration will aim to “facilitate easier… Read More

The Money is All There: Cantor Fitzgerald Says Tether (USDT) is Fully Backed by Reserves

Over the years, Tether, the largest dollar-based stablecoin in the world, has been peppered with allegations of fraud and claims that the company did not have 1 to 1 reserves for USDT. In an interview with Bloomberg, held at Davos, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Howard Lutnick… Read More

USDT Issuer Tether Challenges United Nations Report and Calls for Blockchain Education

Tether, the issuer of the USDT stablecoin, says they are disappointed in the UN’s assessment that singles out USDT “highlighting its involvement in illicit activity while ignoring its role in helping developing economies in emerging markets, completely neglected by the global financial world simply because… Read More

Insiders Comment on the SEC’s Approval of Bitcoin ETFs

As was reported earlier today, after an extended deliberation, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved eleven Bitcoin ETFs. CI has received multiple comments on the approval which is a seminal event for the crypto industry. Rajeev Bamra, SVP of Digital Finance at Moody’s… Read More