Silicon Valley Bank

Tether CTO expects $700M profit by the end of Q1 2023

Tether CTO Paolo Ardoino expects the firm’s profits for the first quarter of 2023 to hit $700M. He also revealed that Tether currently holds $1.7B in excess reserves.

Circle appoints Cross River Bank as commercial banking partner

Stablecoin issuer Circle has chosen Cross River Bank as its banking partner after the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank.

USDC loses peg as Circle discloses $3.3B exposure to SVB

USD Coin lost its 1:1 peg to the US Dollar after Circle revealed that the firm has a $3.3B exposure to Silicon Valley Bank. 

BlockFi holds uninsured funds worth $227M in Silicon Valley Bank

A recent court filing revealed that BlockFi holds $227M worth of non-FDIC insured funds in an MMMF with Silicon Valley Bank