Argentina’s Largest Private Bank Adds Option To Buy & Sell Crypto – May 3

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Current Bitcoin Price:Β $38,203

Bitcoin price is once again testing support at $38,000, as price failed to break above $39,000 resistance yesterday.

Top-20 altcoins have seen small losses across the board over the last day of trading, as Ethereum and BNB each fall less than 1%, XRP remains unchanged and Avalanche is the largest mover with a 3% drop.

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πŸ‘‰ Argentina’s Largest Private Bank Adds Option To Buy & Sell Crypto

Argentina’s largest private bank, Banco Galicia, has added a crypto trading feature that enables users to buy and sell multiple cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), USD Coin (USDC) and XRP (XRP) are all available to customers in the investment section of the bank’s app. Unfortunately, users cannot withdraw or send the cryptocurrencies they purchase.

The new service is offered in partnership with Lirium, a crypto product for digital wallets and banking apps based in Liechtenstein.

πŸ‘‰ SEC Expands Crypto Assets & Cyber Unit To Police Crypto Firms

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced that it will be almost doubling its staff in the Crypto Assets and Cyber team, seeking an additional 20 new members.

The new hires will include fraud analysts, trial lawyers and investigative staff attorneys. SEC chair Gary Gensler says the SEC will be “better equipped to police wrongdoing in the crypto markets”.

πŸ‘‰ Kraken Exchange Opens Waitlist For NFT Platform

Kraken is the latest major cryptocurrency exchange to announce their own non-fungible token (NFT) platform, opening a waitlist for potential users today.

NFT services on Kraken were first mentioned by the exchange in December of last year, now confirming Kraken NFT – a platform that will enable users to explore, curate and secure NFT collections.