Grayscale Ethereum Trust Going Public After FINRA Approval

Grayscale has got approval from FINRA, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, to list shares from its Ethereum trust publicly for the retail investors, said the firm.

The Digital Currency Group has 10 funds in management, the vast majority of which are just accessible to certified investors. After this news, the Ethereum Trust, which is similar to the bitcoin trust to Grayscale’s Bitcoin Trust, will be freely traded over the counter along with the other securities. Grayscale does not operate as a normal exchange, which guarantees greater liquidity, lower expenses, and more extensive accessibility.

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Now you can Tip Twitter Users in BAT using the Brave browser

Brave will let you now tip users on Twitter with BAT, the cryptocurrency behind the privacy-focused browsers.

In the latest Nightly release, Brave brave added a new feature to enable users to send BAT tips to Twitter users. The Nightly version is the most recent beta of the browser and incorporates new features for testing. The new release might not be stable and may have bugs that need to be fixed before the final version is released.

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UBS Bank to Apply Zero Interest Rate on Savings Accounts

On June 1, the biggest Switzerland bank will cease paying interest on adult saving accounts according to a report published on

UBS already applies a zero interest rate for accounts bigger than half a million Swiss francs.

Accounts smaller than half a million right now acquire a rate of 0.01%, the same as at Credit Suisse, the other big bank in Switzerland. Other banks pay a small rate which averages at 0.07%.

In a statement for the news agency the bank noted:

“UBS assumes that this phase of very low interest rates will continue for some time to come.

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Telecom Giant AT&T, Accepting Payments in Bitcoin

The largest telecommunications company in the world AT&T announced to accept now payments in Bitcoin via Bitpay.

AT&T Now Accepts Bitcoin

As indicated by a May 23 announcement on, AT&T becomes the first mobile carrier in the U.S. to offer the option to pay with bitcoin for their packages.

“AT&T* will now accept online bill payments through BitPay, a respected cryptocurrency payment processor. AT&T becomes the first major U.S. mobile carrier to provide a cryptocurrency payment option to customers.”  The announcement noted.

VP Kevin McDorman, AT&T vice president of Communications Finance Business Operations said in the announcement:

“We’re always

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