US Public Pension Fund for Firefighters Adds Bitcoin and Ether Worth $25 Million to Portfolio

The $5.5 billion pension fund for the U.S. city of Houston’s firefighters has announced an investment in bitcoin and ether. “This investment marks the first announced investment in digital assets by a public pension plan in the U.S.” ‘A Watershed Moment for Bitcoin and Its Place in Public Pensions’ The Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement … Read moreUS Public Pension Fund for Firefighters Adds Bitcoin and Ether Worth $25 Million to Portfolio

‘Wormhole’ Adds UI Support for Terra in Bid to Simplify Cross-Chain Operability

Wormhole, a communication bridge between Solana and other top decentralized finance (DeFi) networks, has added user interface support for the Terra network. The move allows users to port digital assets between Terra, Solana, Ethereum and Binance Smart Chain (BSC) via a single unified interface without the need to double wrap Terra tokens. Like stablecoins whose … Read more‘Wormhole’ Adds UI Support for Terra in Bid to Simplify Cross-Chain Operability

Chainalysis Adds Bitcoin to Balance Sheet

Crypto tracer Chainalysis has added bitcoin to its corporate balance sheet. The $4.2 billion software company said Tuesday that it purchased an undisclosed amount of BTC through NYDIG, an institutional bitcoin management firm popular on Wall Street. CEO Michael Gronager called it Chainalysis’ first crypto buy: “We will continue to pursue other digital assets as … Read moreChainalysis Adds Bitcoin to Balance Sheet