This week, we dive into the world of Blockchain to explore the latest trends and developments. From the newest regulations to cutting-edge projects, get ready to stay up to date.


Australia regulator seeks risk reports from banks on startups, crypto – report

US watchdog warns of risks of buying crypto asset securities

Taiwan financial regulator says will oversee crypto currencies

Telegram Users Can Now Transfer USDT Through Chats

Saleforce Expands its Services to Include NFT Integration

Sony Unveils Cross Platform NFT Trading Patent for PlayStation

Fed balance sheet adds $393B in two weeks — Will this send Bitcoin price to $40K?

Analysis: Coinbase, SEC on collision course for ‘existential’ clash over crypto industry

Binance says withdrawals have resumed after technical glitches

Bitcoin mining booms in Texas

Coinbase falls after US SEC threatens to sue over some crypto products

Bitcoin falls 4.5% to $26,916

Cryptoverse: Bitcoin passes the bank stress test

Crypto Faces Legal Reckoning as SEC Prepares Action Against Coinbase

Bitcoin Booms in Wake of Bank Crisis

Bitcoin rises above US$28,000; XRP biggest gainer in top 10 cryptos


Bitcoin, Ether, Forkast 500 NFT index rise; gold nears year-high over banking sector concerns

Magic Eden introduces Bitcoin Ordinals for NFT traders

Balmain Unveils Exclusive Unicorn NFT Sneakers

Top 5 NFT Collectors to Follow in 2023

Yu Suzuki Reignites Old Partnerships to Launch Virtua Fighter NFTs

Glitch Artist Withdraws from Sotheby’s NFT Auction Over Lack of Female Artists

Nike and RTFKT Dazzle Collectors with Physical Air Force 1 Sneakers

The ‘Knights Who Say Nah’ Mint Special Samurai Tanto as an NFT

NFT investor accidentally burns $135K CryptoPunk trying to borrow money

NFT wash trading increases by 126% in February: Data

Cyber Crimes

Hacker vs. Hacker: North Koreans Attempt to Phish Euler Exploiter of $200M in Crypto, Experts Say

UK Government Sets Out Vision for NHS Cybersecurity

Malicious ChatGPT Chrome Extension Hijacks Facebook Accounts

Security Flaws Cost Fifth of Execs Business

CommonMagic Targets Entities in Russo-Ukrainian Conflict Zone


Decentraland Plays Host to Rock Paper Scissors Emote Battle

Polygonal Mind Gears up for Epic ‘Spaces’ Launch in Decentraland

NFT Real Estate Moguls in the New Frontier of the Metaverse

Neal Stephenson on the metaverse: ‘It’s happening in a different way’

Metaverse startup Gamitronics in talks to raise funding

Web3 News

Headlines of the Week:

  • Analysis: What’s behind bitcoin’s latest surge? (Reuters)
  • Europeum: A blockchain network for the EU (YahooFinance)
  • Matter Labs Opens zkSync Era to Users, Claiming First in ‘Zero Knowledge’
    Tech on Ethereum (YahooFinance)
  • Paris Blockchain Week 2023: Second day of the summit kicks off
  • Web3 a hot topic at SXSW despite bear market and declining interest in
    NFTs (CoinTelegraph)
  • German Dwpbank to offer Bitcoin trading to 1,200 affiliate banks on new
    platform (CoinTelegraph)
  • Bitcoin likely to outperform all crypto assets following banking crisis, analyst
    explains (CoinTelegraph)

This Week in the Market: (CoinMarketcap)

  • The global crypto market cap is $1.16T, a 1.9% Increase over the last Day
  • Bitcoin is at $27,860.82 and is Down 0.63%over the last 7 days
  • Ethereum is at $1,766.65 and is Down 2.71% over the last 7 days
  • BNB is at $327.57 and is Down 3.49% over the last 7 days

Key Dates/Events

  • 27 March – 29 March – FinTech India Expo
  • 29 March – 30 March – WOW Summit
  • 12 April – 14 April – NFT NYC

Accounts to Follow

This week we have Ethereum_updates, Ethereum_updates is rightly one of the most popular crypto Instas out there, with close on a quarter of a million followers, all keen to keep up to date with what’s happening with… yep, Ethereum.