Brazilian Securities Authority Approves Ethereum ETF – July 14

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Current Bitcoin Price:Β $32,481

Bitcoin price has tested the $31,000 range overnight, bouncing quickly back into the $32,000s to begin Wednesday.

Top-20 altcoins have continued to slide, as Ethereum, XRP and Cardano fall another 4% each, while Uniswap sees a 10% plunge.

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πŸ‘‰ Brazilian Securities Authority Approves Ethereum ETF

It has been announced that Brazil’s securities regulator has approved an Ethereum exchange-traded fund (ETF).

The ETF will use custodial services from Gemini, as well as using the very same Ether index as CME Group. It will trade on Brazil’s B3 stock exchange, operating both as a regional exchange and serving customers around the globe.

πŸ‘‰ Optimism Launches L2 Solution For Uniswap In Alpha

Ethereum scaling startup, Optimism, has launched its Layer-2 (L2) solution for the Uniswap decentralized exchange in Alpha.

The Alpha period of the platform will be limited to just 0.6 transactions per second, however they will benefit from instant confirmations.

πŸ‘‰ Ohio Companies To Implement Nuclear-Powered Bitcoin Mining

Energy Harbor Corp is partnering with Bitcoin mining host, Standard Power, to build a mining facility powered by nuclear energy.

The project, commencing in December 2021, will convert an abandoned paper mill in Ohio into a carbon-free mining operation.