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Trust and Transparency
Trust & Transparency

New Levels of Detail in the Monthly USDC Attestation

Jeremy Fox-Geen | August 25, 2022

Circle’s July USDC attestation report from Grant Thornton gives independent validation of the cash and U.S. Treasury assets that comprise the USDC backing

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Providing Greater Transparency USDC Circle
Trust & Transparency

Providing Greater Transparency

Jeremy Fox-Geen | July 14, 2022

Circle continues enhancing our transparency and today has shared a detailed look at the assets backing the USDC reserve.

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Trust & Transparency

A Letter from our CEO | Circle’s Strength, Stability & Transparency

Jeremy Allaire | July 13, 2022

Circle’s position is stronger than ever, and we’re investing for the long term while remaining committed to building trust and providing transparency.

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Ethereum-Merge
USDC

The Merge & USDC: By the Numbers

Joao Reginatto | September 20, 2022

The Ethereum Merge went smoothly, but exactly how smoothly did it go? Find out by seeing data about how the largest ERC-20 asset has performed post Merge.

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USDC

How Circle is Preparing for the Ethereum Merge

Joao Reginatto | September 8, 2022

Circle fully supports the migration to Proof-of-Stake and will take measures to ensure the stability of USDC and Euro Coin during this event.

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Trust and Transparency
Trust & Transparency

New Levels of Detail in the Monthly USDC Attestation

Jeremy Fox-Geen | August 25, 2022

Circle’s July USDC attestation report from Grant Thornton gives independent validation of the cash and U.S. Treasury assets that comprise the USDC backing

Read story about New Levels of Detail in the Monthly USDC Attestation
Ecosystem Spotlight

How Arf used USDC to launch real-time cross-border payment corridors

Team Circle | April 20, 2022

Learn how Circle customer Arf built a near-instant cross border remittance payments platform for MSB and facilitators around the world.

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corporate treasury returns
Ecosystem Spotlight

Ramp’s early adoption of stablecoins increased their Corporate Treasury returns

Team Circle | January 19, 2022

See how Ramp's early adoption of stablecoins helped them increase corporate treasury returns. Read about how a non-crypto company allocated into USDC.

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Ecosystem Spotlight

USDC and Yield Swap Settlement

Team Circle | July 22, 2021

In the latest ecosystem spotlight, HackMoney prize winner Yield Swap brings interest rate swaps to the DeFi ecosystem.

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Circle UK House of Common Treasury Committee
Policy

Circle Submits Response to U.K. House of Commons Treasury Committee Call for Evidence Into the Crypto-Asset Industry

Team Circle | September 19, 2022

Circle submitted its response to the U.K. House of Commons Treasury Committee’s inquiry into the cryptoasset industry. Read on to learn more.

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Circle_HM Treasury
Policy

Circle Submits Response to UK HM Treasury’s FMI SAR Consultation

Team Circle | August 15, 2022

Circle reiterated its continued commitment to responsible digital asset regulation and oversight framework in response to UK’s HM Treasury

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OFAC _Tornado Cash_Call to Action
Policy

OFAC’s Designation of Tornado Cash - Protocols, Privacy and a Call to Action

Dante Disparte | August 12, 2022

Circle will engage in long range policy, advocacy, education and engagement efforts in support of privacy in blockchain finance. Read our blog for details.

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