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Crypto Exchange WazirX Appoints Chunmun Gupta As Staff Chief

Crypto Exchange WazirX Appoints Chunmun Gupta As Staff Chief

India’s most trusted Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange WazirX has announced the appointment of Chunmun Gupta as chief of staff.  Gupta’s appointment came into existence when WazirX chief government officer Nischal Shetty and co-founder Siddharth Menon shifted to Dubai, UAE. Chunmun Gupta’s inclusion in WazirX happened at a time when the views on the crypto trade…

Geetika Mehta, New Chief Human Resource Officer at ZebPay

Geetika Mehta, New Chief Human Resource Officer at ZebPay

ZebPay, a crypto asset exchange, announced hiring Geetika Mehta as a chief human resource officer (CHRO) on Monday. Before this, she was the Chief People Officer at Jubilant Industries and has played leadership roles in OYO, PUMA, Urban, and Ladder.    Here, at ZebPay, she will be responsible for designing and implementing people strategy, cultural transformation,…

Indian Fintech Firm Razorpay Raises $375 Million; Valuation Gets Double

Indian Fintech Firm Razorpay Raises $375 Million; Valuation Gets Double

Indian fintech giant Razorpay has doubled its valuation from $3 billion in April to $7.5 billion to become India’s fastest-growing fintech firm. It raised $375 million in the first round of its series F funding, co-sponsor by hedge and private equity firms Lone Pine Capital, Alkeon Capital, and TCV. With this fundraise, the company’s value…

What Is The Dark Web And How Do You Access It? Explained.

What Is The Dark Web And How Do You Access It? Explained.

The dark web is a network of websites that can only be accessed with a specialised web browser. It is used to keep internet activity private and anonymous, which can be helpful in both legal and unlawful situations. While some people use it to get around government censorship, it has also been used for very…

BitMart To Compensate For $196 Million Hack From Personal Funds

BitMart To Compensate For $196 Million Hack From Personal Funds

BitMart, a cryptocurrency trading platform, has announced that it will use its own funds to compensate victims of a large-scale security breach in which hackers stole up to $196 million. According to BitMart, hackers took around $150 million in assets. Peckshield, a blockchain security and data analytics firm that originally reported the theft, believes the…

Centre Pushes Bill To Impose A Blanket Ban On Cryptocurrencies

Centre Pushes Bill To Impose A Blanket Ban On Cryptocurrencies

The “Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2021” is expected to be introduced by the government. “The bill will be considered and passed during the winter session of Parliament, which begins on November 29. The bill’s goal is to “provide a conducive environment for the formation of the Reserve Bank of India’s official…

JP Morgan Predicts a Surge in Bitcoin up to $146,000 in Long Term

JP Morgan Predicts a Surge in Bitcoin up to $146,000 in Long Term

JP Morgan, an American Multinational Bank, has predicted Bitcoin long-term price to reach $146, 000 in its new publication’s initiation.  Bitcoin.com announced the alternative investments from real estate to private equity and digital assets, quoting from JP Morgan’s inaugural issue of the new publication released last week. If the volatility of Bitcoin recedes and it…