Chris Williams

Chris Williams
London, UK

Chris Williams

Editor-in-Chief
London, UK
Chris fell down the crypto rabbit hole midway through 2017, and he’s been hooked since then. He’s become an advocate for the open finance revolution, and he believes that the world would be a better place if banks were replaced by code. When he’s not following blockchains, he dedicates his time to music–mostly finding and listening to old records, and attending live gigs and club sets around London.
  • Terra Classic Soars as Binance Appeases Crypto’s Lunatics

    Markets

    Binance introduced the trading fee burn after Terra Classic implemented a 1.2% burn tax on all on-chain transactions.  Binance to Burn LUNC Trading Fees Months after crashing to almost zero,...

  • Do Kwon Is Wanted in 195 Countries. What Happens Next?

    Analysis

    Kwon’s addition to Interpol’s wanted list raises questions about the possible consequences for him and the broader crypto space.  Do Kwon Handed Red Notice  The cat-and-mouse chase between South Korean...

  • Coinbase Trading Desk Plans Revive Market Manipulation Concerns

    Business

    Coinbase reportedly tested the trading arm after team members testified before Congress that it didn’t use its own accounts to trade crypto.  Coinbase Tests Trading Desk, WSJ Claims Coinbase tested...

  • Fed Hikes Rates by Another 75 Basis Points

    Analysis

    The latest rate hike from the Fed comes after the latest Consumer Price Index registered a higher than expected inflation rate of 8.3% in August.  Fed Announces Another Rate Hike...

  • Crypto to Hit “Literally Billions” of Users by 2027: Pantera CEO

    People

    Morehead argued that crypto was in “a secular bull market” and could trade independently from traditional risk assets over the years ahead.  Pantera CEO Maintains Bullish Crypto Stance Dan Morehead...

  • Nasdaq Takes Crypto Bet With Custody Service for Institutions

    Business

    The stock exchange is launching the service to take advantage of the growing interest in crypto among institutional investors.  Nasdaq Enters Crypto Custody Space Nasdaq is launching a crypto custody...

  • Wintermute Loses $160M in Latest DeFi Hack

    Analysis

    Gaevoy said that the firm would be open to treating the incident as a white hat attack.  Wintermute Hit for $160M  Wintermute has been hacked for $160 million, the company’s...

  • Treasury Seeks Public Comment on Crypto’s Role in Financial Crime

    News

    The request for comment follows three reports from the Treasury discussing the future of payments, the impact crypto could have on consumers, and preventing crypto-related financial crime.  Treasury Asks Public...