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Felipe Erazo

Born in Colombia, Felipe earned a degree in journalism at the University of Chile with the highest honor in the overall ranking and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Communication. He is a writer with more than nine years of experience, first in the Forex field and later in the crypto industry as an analyst/news junkie. Among his interest topics include human rights, decentralization, financial markets, geopolitics, sports, and new technologies. An inveterate traveler, and always attracted to a good plate of food.

Report Claims Ukrainian Officials Hold Over $2.6 Billion in Bitcoin
Report Claims Ukrainian Officials Hold Over $2.6 Billion in Bitcoin
South Korean Government Announces Crackdown on Illicit Crypto-Related Transactions in an 'Overheated Market'
South Korean Government Announces Crackdown on Illicit Crypto-Related Transactions in an 'Overheated Market'
Swedish Central Bank Releases the First Study About Its CBDC E-Krona Pilot
Swedish Central Bank Releases the First Study About Its CBDC E-Krona Pilot
Spanish Travel Compensation Firm Signs Deal With Domestic Exchange to Reimburse Travelers With Cryptos
Spanish Travel Compensation Firm Signs Deal With Domestic Exchange to Reimburse Travelers With Cryptos
Lawyer Files Class Action Complaint to Stop Argentinean Central Bank from Collecting Crypto Users Data
Lawyer Files Class Action Complaint to Stop Argentinean Central Bank from Collecting Crypto Users Data
Cryptojacking Activity Decreased for the First Time Since 2018, Says Intelligence Report
Cryptojacking Activity Decreased for the First Time Since 2018, Says Intelligence Report
Hackers Target Github Server Infrastructure to Mine Cryptocurrencies
Hackers Target Github Server Infrastructure to Mine Cryptocurrencies
North Korean Hackers Threatened Bithumb Exchange With a $16M Ransom Amid the 2017 Data Breach, Says Report
North Korean Hackers Threatened Bithumb Exchange With a $16M Ransom Amid the 2017 Data Breach, Says Report
British Authorities Take Down Dark Web Ecstasy Gang, Seize $5.8M in Drugs
British Authorities Take Down Dark Web Ecstasy Gang, Seize $5.8M in Drugs
Argentinean Central Bank Asks Local Banks for Information on Customers Who Deal With Cryptocurrencies
Argentinean Central Bank Asks Local Banks for Information on Customers Who Deal With Cryptocurrencies
Music Company Founded by Dr. Luke Enables Bitcoin Payments for Songwriters and Producers
Music Company Founded by Dr. Luke Enables Bitcoin Payments for Songwriters and Producers
Abkhazia Plans to Criminalize Crypto Mining as Energy Crisis Deepens— Extends Temporary Ban
Abkhazia Plans to Criminalize Crypto Mining as Energy Crisis Deepens— Extends Temporary Ban
Study Highlights the Most Common NFT Scams Amid the Current Mainstream Hype
Study Highlights the Most Common NFT Scams Amid the Current Mainstream Hype
Irish Police Investigate Massive Bitcoin Scam That Allegedly Stole Millions From High-Net-Worth Individuals
Irish Police Investigate Massive Bitcoin Scam That Allegedly Stole Millions From High-Net-Worth Individuals
Assurance Report Says Tether Stablecoins Are Fully Backed- Firm Exceeded Its Consolidated Liabilities
Assurance Report Says Tether Stablecoins Are Fully Backed- Firm Exceeded Its Consolidated Liabilities
Spain Is 'Close' to Regulating Crypto-Related Ads in the Streets, Says CNMV President
Spain Is 'Close' to Regulating Crypto-Related Ads in the Streets, Says CNMV President
Crypto M&A Deals Set a New Record in 2020, Surging to $1.1 Billion
Crypto M&A Deals Set a New Record in 2020, Surging to $1.1 Billion
Study Finds South Koreans Aged 20-39 Mainly Invest up to $100 in Cryptocurrencies
Study Finds South Koreans Aged 20-39 Mainly Invest up to $100 in Cryptocurrencies
Major Venezuelan Satellite TV Provider Enables Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Payments
Major Venezuelan Satellite TV Provider Enables Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Payments
Spanish Island Government Decides to Sell Its Bitcoin Investment by Citing 'Ethical' Reasons
Spanish Island Government Decides to Sell Its Bitcoin Investment by Citing 'Ethical' Reasons
Wife Leaves Husband After He Refused to Sell Bitcoin at $60K and Bought the Dip
Wife Leaves Husband After He Refused to Sell Bitcoin at $60K and Bought the Dip
Italian Copyright Agency Selects Algorand to Create Over Four Million NFTs to Represent Author Rights
Italian Copyright Agency Selects Algorand to Create Over Four Million NFTs to Represent Author Rights
Study Finds Cryptocurrency Scams Surged 40% in 2020, Forecasts an Increase of 75% in 2021
Study Finds Cryptocurrency Scams Surged 40% in 2020, Forecasts an Increase of 75% in 2021
Major South Korean Bank BNK Busan Plans to Offer Banking Services to Domestic Crypto Exchanges
Major South Korean Bank BNK Busan Plans to Offer Banking Services to Domestic Crypto Exchanges
Domestic and Foreign Buyers Acquired a 'Tokenized' Apartment in a Spanish City by Paying With Ethereum
Domestic and Foreign Buyers Acquired a 'Tokenized' Apartment in a Spanish City by Paying With Ethereum
John McAfee's Bodyguard Pleads Not Guilty in the $13M Crypto Fraud Case
John McAfee's Bodyguard Pleads Not Guilty in the $13M Crypto Fraud Case
Microsoft Is Surveying Its Xbox Users About Adding a Bitcoin Payment Option to the Store
Microsoft Is Surveying Its Xbox Users About Adding a Bitcoin Payment Option to the Store
Armed Criminals Who Posed as Bitcoin Buyers Stole Over $5K From a 26-Year-Old Man in Argentina
Armed Criminals Who Posed as Bitcoin Buyers Stole Over $5K From a 26-Year-Old Man in Argentina
Digital Yuan Won't Be Fully Anonymous but Offers 'Controllable' Privacy Protection, Says Official
Digital Yuan Won't Be Fully Anonymous but Offers 'Controllable' Privacy Protection, Says Official
US Authorities Indict a Canadian Telecom Provider in a Crypto Money Laundering Case With Encrypted Phones
US Authorities Indict a Canadian Telecom Provider in a Crypto Money Laundering Case With Encrypted Phones
AMD Won't Restrict Crypto Miners From Using Its Graphic Cards
AMD Won't Restrict Crypto Miners From Using Its Graphic Cards
Atlanta-Based Bitcoin ATM Provider Launches Over 100 New Machines Across 24 States in the US
Atlanta-Based Bitcoin ATM Provider Launches Over 100 New Machines Across 24 States in the US
South Koreans Are Required to Pay Taxes for Crypto Holdings in Overseas Exchanges, Authorities Warn
South Koreans Are Required to Pay Taxes for Crypto Holdings in Overseas Exchanges, Authorities Warn
Putin Asks Russian Attorney General Office to Combat Illegal Cross-Border Crypto Transfers
Putin Asks Russian Attorney General Office to Combat Illegal Cross-Border Crypto Transfers
Belarus President Calls to Increase Regulation on Cryptocurrencies, Citing 'China's Experience'
Belarus President Calls to Increase Regulation on Cryptocurrencies, Citing 'China's Experience'
Bitmex Cofounder Ben Delo Surrenders to US Authorities— Arthur Hayes to Follow in April
Bitmex Cofounder Ben Delo Surrenders to US Authorities— Arthur Hayes to Follow in April
Private Messaging App Signal Now Accepts Donations in Cryptocurrencies
Private Messaging App Signal Now Accepts Donations in Cryptocurrencies
South Korean Tax Agency Identifies Over 2,400 Evaders Who Used Cryptocurrencies to Bypass Taxation
South Korean Tax Agency Identifies Over 2,400 Evaders Who Used Cryptocurrencies to Bypass Taxation
Turkish Police Dismantle Massive Chinese Crypto Scam That Held 101 Hostages
Turkish Police Dismantle Massive Chinese Crypto Scam That Held 101 Hostages
Individual Detained in Romania Under Suspicion of Stealing Thousands of Cryptos From an Unnamed Major Exchange
Individual Detained in Romania Under Suspicion of Stealing Thousands of Cryptos From an Unnamed Major Exchange
Survey Unveils 72% of US Accredited Investors Are Planning to Invest in Defi in 2021
Survey Unveils 72% of US Accredited Investors Are Planning to Invest in Defi in 2021
Japanese Court Convicts Bitcoin Tax Evader- Trader Gets a Year in Prison Plus Fine for $200K
Japanese Court Convicts Bitcoin Tax Evader- Trader Gets a Year in Prison Plus Fine for $200K
Spanish Ministry of Economy Proposes to Create a Financial Customer Ombudsman for Crypto-Related Matters
Spanish Ministry of Economy Proposes to Create a Financial Customer Ombudsman for Crypto-Related Matters
Major Israeli Investment House Invested $100 Million in the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Fund in December 2020
Major Israeli Investment House Invested $100 Million in the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Fund in December 2020
Ripple Settles Legal Dispute With Youtube Over XRP Giveaway Scams
Ripple Settles Legal Dispute With Youtube Over XRP Giveaway Scams
Colombian Cryptocurrency Project Kmushicoin Gains Popularity as Adoption on Local Stores Grows
Colombian Cryptocurrency Project Kmushicoin Gains Popularity as Adoption on Local Stores Grows
Spanish Real Estate Agency Begins Accepting Bitcoin Payments for Properties in the Canary Islands
Spanish Real Estate Agency Begins Accepting Bitcoin Payments for Properties in the Canary Islands
South Korean Officials Notice a Sudden Rise in Crypto Mining Rigs Imports- Over 41 Shipments Intercepted in 3 Months
South Korean Officials Notice a Sudden Rise in Crypto Mining Rigs Imports- Over 41 Shipments Intercepted in 3 Months
German Bank Donner & Reuschel to Offer Crypto Custody Services in Response to a 'High Market Demand' in the Country
German Bank Donner & Reuschel to Offer Crypto Custody Services in Response to a 'High Market Demand' in the Country
AMD Could Release Its Own Crypto GPU to Mine Ethereum to Calm Down the Skirmish Between Miners and Gamers
AMD Could Release Its Own Crypto GPU to Mine Ethereum to Calm Down the Skirmish Between Miners and Gamers