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Top Headlines This Week:
After months of badgering from the XRP community, Coinbase finally added support for XRP this week. Users can now buy, sell, convert, send, receive and store XRP.
According to four individuals familiar with the matter, Facebook has told the exchanges that it is hoping to release the crypto product in the first half of the year, indicating that the stablecoin could very well be available in the next few months.
Failed Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX stored a significant quantity of Ethereum (ETH) in other crypto exchanges, according to new evidence. This claim was made in a report published by ZeroNonCense on February 28, with corroborating information from Kraken CEO Jesse Powell and MyCrypto CEO Taylor Monahan.
SoFi, an online personal finance company that specializes in student and personal loan refinancing, is reportedly planning to launch crypto trading by the second quarter of 2019, as part of an ongoing push into wealth management and investing.
Digital Currency Group-backed Circle is reportedly planning to raise $250 million to further expand its crypto offerings. According to a report by The Information, which cites an individual with knowledge of the matter, the fundraising round…