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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.

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
Portuguese Authorities Contemplate Launching an Investigation on Local Crypto Social Media Influencers
Portuguese Authorities Contemplate Launching an Investigation on Local Crypto Social Media Influencers
South Korean Crypto Transactions Command an Average of $7 Billion per Day on Domestic Exchanges
South Korean Crypto Transactions Command an Average of $7 Billion per Day on Domestic Exchanges
Argentinean Startup Accelerator Launches Crypto Mining Farm in Mar Del Plata
Argentinean Startup Accelerator Launches Crypto Mining Farm in Mar Del Plata
South Korean Moms Are Taking the Lead in Buying Bitcoin Despite the Coronavirus Pandemic
South Korean Moms Are Taking the Lead in Buying Bitcoin Despite the Coronavirus Pandemic
Thai Financial Regulator Claims Controversial Crypto Rule Proposal Was Just to Gauge Public Opinion
Thai Financial Regulator Claims Controversial Crypto Rule Proposal Was Just to Gauge Public Opinion
Investment Firm Launches the First 'Crypto Hedge Fund' in Spain- Plans to Expand Across Europe, Latin America
Investment Firm Launches the First 'Crypto Hedge Fund' in Spain- Plans to Expand Across Europe, Latin America
Chinese Authorities Warn About 'Sophisticated' Digital Yuan Scam- Promotes Access to a '$186M Secret' Government Fund
Chinese Authorities Warn About 'Sophisticated' Digital Yuan Scam- Promotes Access to a '$186M Secret' Government Fund
177-Year-Old Swiss Bank Bordier to Offer Bitcoin and Other Crypto Trading Services
177-Year-Old Swiss Bank Bordier to Offer Bitcoin and Other Crypto Trading Services
Cyber Criminals Are Now Hiding Their Stolen Cryptos 13x Faster, Says Report
Cyber Criminals Are Now Hiding Their Stolen Cryptos 13x Faster, Says Report
Spanish Real Estate Agency Offers an Apartment in Barcelona for Sale in Bitcoin- Taxes Must Be Paid in Fiat
Spanish Real Estate Agency Offers an Apartment in Barcelona for Sale in Bitcoin- Taxes Must Be Paid in Fiat
South Korean PC Gaming Rooms Rely on Crypto Mining to Profit During the Coronavirus Pandemic
South Korean PC Gaming Rooms Rely on Crypto Mining to Profit During the Coronavirus Pandemic
New Crypto Rules in Thailand Could Require Traders to Show Income Before Opening Trading Accounts
New Crypto Rules in Thailand Could Require Traders to Show Income Before Opening Trading Accounts
Jigstack DAO Acquires Icorating.com Platform to Strengthen Its Token Launch Pad Lemonade
Jigstack DAO Acquires Icorating.com Platform to Strengthen Its Token Launch Pad Lemonade
Japanese Authorities Say the Majority of People Involved in Coincheck's 2018 Hack Are Individuals With 'High Social Status'
Japanese Authorities Say the Majority of People Involved in Coincheck's 2018 Hack Are Individuals With 'High Social Status'
Thailand Authorities Are Targeting Japanese Crypto Holders to Boost Tourism
Thailand Authorities Are Targeting Japanese Crypto Holders to Boost Tourism
South Korean Financial Regulator Confirms Privacy Coin Delistings- Adds New Guidelines to Report Unusual Transactions
South Korean Financial Regulator Confirms Privacy Coin Delistings- Adds New Guidelines to Report Unusual Transactions
Chinese Tea Retailer Joins the Crypto Mining Industry After Hiring Two Roles to Lead Its 'Bitcoin Business Plan'
Chinese Tea Retailer Joins the Crypto Mining Industry After Hiring Two Roles to Lead Its 'Bitcoin Business Plan'
Russian Crypto Mining Companies Are Expanding Capacity as the Country Becomes a 'Preferred Hotspot'
Russian Crypto Mining Companies Are Expanding Capacity as the Country Becomes a 'Preferred Hotspot'
Troubled NZ Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Suffers Another Hack in the Midst of Liquidation Process
Troubled NZ Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Suffers Another Hack in the Midst of Liquidation Process
Study: Top-Tier Cryptocurrency Exchanges Increased Their Market Share by 13% Since October 2020
Study: Top-Tier Cryptocurrency Exchanges Increased Their Market Share by 13% Since October 2020
US Government Expands Charges Against North Korean Hackers- Authorities Describe Them as The 'World's Leading Bank Robbers'
US Government Expands Charges Against North Korean Hackers- Authorities Describe Them as The 'World's Leading Bank Robbers'
Blockchain-Backed NFT Market Value Grew 299% in 2020
Blockchain-Backed NFT Market Value Grew 299% in 2020
Token-Driven Karaoke Platform Gets a Boost in South Korea as Pandemic Hits Over 2,100 Singing Rooms
Token-Driven Karaoke Platform Gets a Boost in South Korea as Pandemic Hits Over 2,100 Singing Rooms
Publicly-Listed Chinese Lottery Firm Acquires Bitcoin Mining Pool Btc.com
Publicly-Listed Chinese Lottery Firm Acquires Bitcoin Mining Pool Btc.com
Blockchain Firm Asks Nevada State for Permission to Build a Crypto 'Smart City' in Storey County
Blockchain Firm Asks Nevada State for Permission to Build a Crypto 'Smart City' in Storey County
Spanish Treasury Secretary Says Cryptocurrencies Carry a 'Risk of Default', Repeats Bank of Spain's Lack of Regulation Rhetoric
Spanish Treasury Secretary Says Cryptocurrencies Carry a 'Risk of Default', Repeats Bank of Spain's Lack of Regulation Rhetoric
Mexican Companies Are Willing to Join the Bitcoin Bandwagon in the Wake of Tesla's Investment, Says Expert
Mexican Companies Are Willing to Join the Bitcoin Bandwagon in the Wake of Tesla's Investment, Says Expert
Argentinean Prosecutor Investigates Alleged Bitcoin Scam Ganancias Deportivas
Argentinean Prosecutor Investigates Alleged Bitcoin Scam Ganancias Deportivas
Paypal to Expand Its Crypto Services Offering to the UK
Paypal to Expand Its Crypto Services Offering to the UK
El Español Says Spanish Authorities Joint Statement Is a Warning to Companies in the Wake of Tesla’s BTC Buy
El Español Says Spanish Authorities Joint Statement Is a Warning to Companies in the Wake of Tesla’s BTC Buy
Amazon Is Working on Digital Currency Solutions— Pilot Project Set to Launch in Mexico
Amazon Is Working on Digital Currency Solutions— Pilot Project Set to Launch in Mexico
South Korean Court Orders Bithumb to Compensate Users for an Accidental BTC Withdrawal Case in 2018
South Korean Court Orders Bithumb to Compensate Users for an Accidental BTC Withdrawal Case in 2018
Massive 70 MW Bitcoin Mining Rig Shipped to Russia
Massive 70 MW Bitcoin Mining Rig Shipped to Russia
Belgium Energy Minister's Twitter Account Hacked- Fake Ethereum Giveaway Advertised
Belgium Energy Minister's Twitter Account Hacked- Fake Ethereum Giveaway Advertised
Major Malaysian Bank Kenanga Acquires 19% Stake in a Crypto Exchange
Major Malaysian Bank Kenanga Acquires 19% Stake in a Crypto Exchange
Crypto Portfolio Tracking App Apologizes for Racist Messages Sent to Customers- Investigations Underway
Crypto Portfolio Tracking App Apologizes for Racist Messages Sent to Customers- Investigations Underway
Bitcoin Marketplace Keepchange Suffers Data Breach — No Funds Stolen During the Incident
Bitcoin Marketplace Keepchange Suffers Data Breach — No Funds Stolen During the Incident
Seized Silk Road Bitcoin Worth $3 Billion Likely Linked to Disgraced US Secret Service Agent
Seized Silk Road Bitcoin Worth $3 Billion Likely Linked to Disgraced US Secret Service Agent
South Korean Crypto Exchange Becomes the First Overseas Platform Legally Recognized in China
South Korean Crypto Exchange Becomes the First Overseas Platform Legally Recognized in China
Expert warns Hackers are Targeting Russian Government's IT Infrastructure to Mine Cryptocurrencies
Expert warns Hackers are Targeting Russian Government's IT Infrastructure to Mine Cryptocurrencies