Chinese seize $4.2B of Ponzi crypto, Ripple to sell third of MoneyGram stake, and Guggenheim Partners eyeing $500M BTC

  • Chinese authorities have seized over $4.2B of crypto from the PlusToken Ponzi scheme [The Block]
  • Ripple is reportedly selling a third of its stake in payments processor, MoneyGram [SEC]
  • Guggenheim Partners has reserved the right to allocate up to 10% of its Macro Opportunities Fund in Bitcoin [SEC]
  • Yearn Finance is to join forces with market coverage platform, Cover [Andre Cronje]
  • Investment firm, Cypherpunk has boosted its BTC holdings by 279% [NewsFile]
  • Ethereum 2.0’s deposit contract now has over 852,000 ether – worth half a billion dollars – locked in [Dune Analytics]
  • Pizza Hut has confirmed that it will start accepting crypto payments for food orders [CoinDesk]

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