Crypto Daily Digest - May 26th

TI Research

On May 26th, Terra released Terra 2.0 airdrop rules, post-attack snapshot was taken on May 26th around 19:59:51 UTC. Binance, FTX, Upbit and other exchanges will support the new $LUNA airdrop. Old Fashion Research, founded by former Binance executives, launches $100 million crypto fund. STEPN announces inventory of accounts in mainland China. Tether launches stablecoin $MXNT pegged to the Mexican Peso.

DeFi

  • Tether launches MXN₮ tether tokens pegged to the Mexican Peso. Source
  • Binance will support the Terra network airdrop. Source
  • Fantom optimized gas limit parameters. Source
  • Chorus One to shut down Terra infrastructure and won't be participating in the new chain. Source
  • Curve gauges removed the $UST pools and stopped offering liquidity incentives. Source
  • Aura Finance, the Balancer yield management platform, announced that it will conduct a 4-day LBP on Balancer in early June. Source
  • InsurAce says it will pay millions to claimants after Terra's collapse. Source
  • Terra releases Terra 2.0 airdrop rules. Source
  • Celestia, the modular blockchain network, has announced the launch of its first testnet, Mamaki. Source
  • Curve community launches proposal to deploy a FRAXBP pool and whitelist Frax for veCRV staking. Source
  • Elon Musk commits $33.5 billion to twitter acquisition bid. Source
  • PeckShieldAlert: Hacker sends Wrapped LUNA 2.0 to Terra Deployer. Source
  • ARK Invest files application for physical Bitcoin ETF. Source
  • Trust Wallet adds support for Fantom. Source
  • Jae Kwon to be CEO of NewTendermint. Source
  • Immutable X has released Cairo compatible smart contracts. Source
  • PeckShieldAlert: goblintown-claims[.] wtf Is a phishing site. Source
  • Velodrome announced that Frax Finance will be its official launch partner. Source
  • Paradigm announced the launch of Paradigm Fellowship. Source
  • Injective announced integration with cross-chain bridge Wormhole. Source
  • MetaMask partners with Asset Reality to help victims of scams recover their stolen digital assets. Source
  • New DeFi index targets ‘Proven’ blue-chip assets. Source

Policy & Regulation

  • ECB president’s anti-crypto comments trigger community responses. Source
  • Binance Bahrain has received a Category 4 license as a CASP from the CBB. Source
  • Thailand exempts crypto transfers from VAT until the end of 2023. Source
  • Circle advises the U.S. Federal Reserve not to issue central bank digital currency. Source

NFT

  • Muhammad Ali to launch Metaverse boxing game with Altered State Machine and others. Source
  • The CEO of famous watch Tag Heuer has changed his Twitter avatar to BAYC. Source
  • Terra based NFT marketplace OnePlanet migrates to Polygon. Source
  • Mirror launches Writing NFTs to allow writers to mint their articles as NFTs. Source
  • Blockchain game guild YGG releases statement on Merit Circle proposal. Source
  • Idle-RPG game Summoners Arena goes live on mainnet. Source
  • STEPN announces inventory of accounts in mainland China. Source

Fundings

  • Former Binance executives launch $100M crypto fund. Source
  • Kongregate and Immutable X partner to launch a $40 million blockchain game development fund. Source
  • Blockchain analytics firm Elliptic announced JPMorgan joined its $60 million Series C. Source
  • StarkWare announced the closing of a $100 million Series D round of funding at an $8 billion valuation, led by Greenoaks and Coatue. Source

Terra

Stablecoins

TI Research

TokenInsight is a data and research organization for the digital asset market. TI provides comprehensive asset-related data and comprehensive and timely information and research services for digital assets.