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Last Week in Review: Christie's and Beeple make non-fungible token history

by Team Luno 3 minute read

February was a big month for crypto, with Bitcoin finally hitting $50,000 and Ethereum reaching $2,000. And there's no slowing down now–here's what made headlines last week.

Last Week in Review: What's up with #LaserRayUntil100K?

by Team Luno 4 minute read

What’s the deal with the glowing eyes all over Crypto Twitter? From Michael Saylor to Elon Musk – heck, even US Senator Cynthia Lummis had them. We've got the low-down on this and more in our crypto news recap.

Dynamic send fees

by Team Luno 1 minute read

Understand why we charge dynamic fees when you send or receive cryptocurrencies.

Last Week in Review: Jack Dorsey and Jay Z team up to fund BTC development

by Team Luno 4 minute read

From BNY Mellon (AKA America’s oldest bank) to Mastercard, the list of companies jumping aboard the crypto train keeps growing. Catch our recap of last week's biggest crypto stories right here.

Last Week in Review: Tesla buys $1.5bn of BTC

by Team Luno 6 minute read

It was another week of frenzy in the crypto world – as if CME launching ETH futures and Visa's big crypto announcement wasn't enough, Tesla just announced it's buying $1.5 billion worth of BTC. Catch up on the biggest headlines.

USD Coin becomes the first stablecoin on Luno

by Team Luno 3 minute read

USD Coin (USDC) is now available to buy, sell, and store on Luno through both Instant Buy and the Luno Exchange 🎉 Here's the lowdown on what to expect, why people are buying it, and how to get it.

Will 2021 be even bigger for Bitcoin? Here are the crypto trends to watch next year

by Marcus Swanepoel 8 minute read

2020 ended with a bang for Bitcoin, shattering records and hitting new historical all-time highs. Will the momentum carry on into the new year? What else is on the cards for crypto in 2021? We've taken a look at what to watch out for.

Last week in review: BlackRock enters the bitcoin futures game

by Team Luno 5 minute read

Last week, there was more FUD, fury and redemption for crypto. There was a now-debunked bitcoin double-spend debacle, Janet Yellen's clarified her crypto stance, and BlackRock took the first steps into the bitcoin futures space. Get your crypto news fix here.

The week in review: Two password guesses worth $265m

by Team Luno 4 minute read

Lindsay Lohan wants you to drive your lambos to the moon, more financial advisors are allocating funds to crypto and a German programmer is still on his quest to gain access to his 7,002 BTC. All this and more in this week's review.

The week in review: Crypto's global market cap hits $1 trillion

by Team Luno 5 minute read

The first full week of 2021 is drawing to a close and things are pretty much as crazy as when we left you in 2020. Excitingly though, Bitcoin and Ethereum have celebrated historic gains – let's see what else went down this week.

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