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Policy

Reflections on Crypto’s Dodd-Frank Moment: Trust, but Verify

Dante Disparte | January 30, 2023

Dante Disparte discusses the importance of trust in financial services and virtual currencies at a speech for the NYU Stern Volatility and Risk Institute conference on Governance, Regulation and Accounting for Digital Assets.

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Next Gen User Experiences for Web3 Converge22
Build on Circle

Converge22 Recap: Next Gen User Experiences for Web3

Team Circle | January 27, 2023

Web3 developers should create user-friendly interfaces with better overall user experiences. Challenges and opportunities were shared at Converge22.

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The Evolution of Money with Niall Ferguson* of the Hoover Institution

Jeremy speaks with Niall Ferguson about the contest between individual liberty and state control playing out in the evolution of money. Watch now!

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Build on Circle

2023 Outlook: Building the Developer Ecosystem Together

Sandra Persing | January 25, 2023

Circle shares 2023 roadmap on supporting developers looking to explore crypto utility and build Web3 services.

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The Convergence of Money and the Internet

Digital Currency and the Evolution of Money

Jeremy Fox-Geen | January 24, 2023

Digital Currency and the Evolution of Money is the first part in a series, The Convergence of Money and the Internet, from Circle.

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USDC The Dollar’s Next Form Factor from Circle
The Convergence of Money and the Internet

USDC: The Dollar’s Next Form Factor

Jeremy Fox-Geen | January 24, 2023

USDC: The Dollar’s Next Form Factor is the second part in a series, The Convergence of Money and the Internet, from Circle.

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Blockchains and the History of the Internet
The Convergence of Money and the Internet

Blockchains and the History of the Internet

Jeremy Fox-Geen | January 24, 2023

Blockchains and the History of the Internet is the third part in a series, The Convergence of Money and the Internet, from Circle.

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Digital Currency in Payments and Commerce from Circle
The Convergence of Money and the Internet

Digital Currency in Payments and Commerce

Jeremy Fox-Geen | January 24, 2023

Digital Currency in Payments and Commerce is the fourth part in a series, The Convergence of Money and the Internet, from Circle.

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Rise of Software Based Financial Markets from Circle
The Convergence of Money and the Internet

The Rise of Software-Based Financial Markets

Jeremy Fox-Geen | January 24, 2023

The Rise of Software-Based Financial Markets is the fifth part in a series, The Convergence of Money and the Internet, from Circle.

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Circle recap WEF23 Davos
Company Updates

At Davos, Circle Put Mission Front and Center

Josh Burek | January 23, 2023

We recap Circle’s efforts at WEF23 to set the tone for inclusive growth, sustainability and use cases for USDC and blockchain technology.

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World Economic Forum

The Future of Money Should Include Everyone

Josh Burek | January 20, 2023

In our Day 4 Davos Dispatch, we cover financial inclusion, social impact and crypto-fueled philanthropy.

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Circle Davos Day3 Recap WEF23
World Economic Forum

Promoting Innovation, Protecting Consumers

Josh Burek | January 19, 2023

We're covering highlights from Day 3 at WEF23 as conversations continue to focus on crypto regulation and how trust is prudent to the growth of this industry.

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Policy

How DeFi Can Cut Costs & Boost Transparency in Foreign Exchange Markets

Circle & Uniswap Labs | January 18, 2023

Uniswap Labs and Circle research shows that FX trading and settlement on public blockchains can be more affordable, transparent, and stable.

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World Economic Forum

How Circle is Driving the Evolution of Money

Josh Burek | January 18, 2023

Our Davos Dispatch from Day 2 at WEF23 dives into how Circle is helping to drive the evolution of money to create the frictionless exchange of value.

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World Economic Forum

At Davos, Circle Advances a Dollar with “Superpowers”

Josh Burek | January 17, 2023

Learn about Circle's vision for accelerating crypto's utility value and how stablecoins like USDC are advancing global commerce in our Davos Dispatch from WEF23.

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USDC

Circle Releases First Annual “State of the USDC Economy” Report

Jeremy Allaire | January 17, 2023

Jeremy Allaire's foreward to The State of the USDC Economy annual retrospective, spelling out utility value of responsible financial services innovation.

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Escaping the Splinternet with Vitalik Buterin* of Ethereum

Jeremy speaks with Vitalik Buterin about the utility of public blockchains beyond financial applications and how we can escape the splinternet. Watch now!

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World Economic Forum

Circle to help accelerate crypto’s utility at the World Economic Forum

Elisabeth Carpenter | January 2, 2023

At the World Economic Forum 2023, Circle will drive conversations with global leaders to help advance real-world use cases for dollar digital currency.

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USDC

Converge22 Recap: Powering Modern Commerce with USDC and Euro Coin

Team Circle | December 29, 2022

USDC and Euro Coin are programmable money shaping the future of digital payments. Converge22's expert panel discuss potential use cases for stablecoins.

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Trust & Transparency

Circle Continues to Enhance Details in the USDC Reserve Attestations

Jeremy Fox-Geen | December 23, 2022

Grant Thornton’s latest monthly attestation report verifies the cash and U.S. Treasury assets backing USDC, including details on the portfolio holdings in the Circle Reserve Fund.

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Policy

Circle Supports Singapore in Responsible Financial Innovation

Team Circle | December 21, 2022

Circle supports MAS introducing a regulatory framework that guarantees each single-currency pegged stablecoin is backed by high quality liquid assets.

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Build on Circle

Smart contract development made easy

Sarah Martin | December 19, 2022

Contract-CLI makes managing smart contracts through development, testing, and deployment easier and more consistent. Learn more.

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Policy

Circle urges FSB to implement fair standards for financial stability

Team Circle | December 15, 2022

Circle believes in fair regulations for crypto-assets, including stablecoin issuance, to advance user protection and the blockchain benefits. Learn more.

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Principles of Financial Regulation with Lawrence H. Summers of Harvard Univ...

Jeremy speaks with the former U.S. Secretary of Treasury about financial regulation, stablecoins and lessons that should guide policymakers. Watch now!

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Converge22 Recap: The Next Wave Of Mainstream NFT Use Cases
Events

Converge22 Recap: The Next Wave Of Mainstream NFT Use Cases

Team Circle | December 15, 2022

At Converge22, we gathered expert panelists to discuss the next wave of mainstream NFT use cases and utility of NFTs. Read our recap to learn more.

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The Future of Crypto Regulation Converge22
Policy

Converge22 Recap: The Future of Crypto Regulation

Team Circle | December 5, 2022

Converge22 hosted an insightful chat about crypto regulation led by two speakers with top-tier financial regulatory experience. Read our recap to learn more.

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Unleashing Blockchain’s Transformative Potential with Balaji Srinivasan

Jeremy speaks with former CTO of Coinbase, Balaji Srinivasan, about how we can integrate blockchain technology to drive a decentralized economy. Watch now!

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Digital Asset Custody Converge22
Product Release

Converge22 Dispatch #5: A Deeper Look at Digital Asset Custody

Adit Vaidya | November 21, 2022

At Converge22, we announced product enhancements and outlined our vision to help customers run their businesses on-chain. Read the recap to learn more.

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Trust & Transparency

Response to Recent Market Turmoil

Jeremy Fox-Geen | November 17, 2022

Circle's strong financial position, commitment to transparency, and minimal exposure to FTX and Genesis buoys its strength. Read to learn more.

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USDC

Converge22 Recap: Dollar Digitization for the Developing World

Team Circle | November 16, 2022

A recap of Converge22’s Dollar Digitization for the Developing World session exploring how USDC and Web3 are helping expand global financial inclusion.

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Crypto's Future After FTX with Angie Lau of Forkast.News

Jeremy Allaire, co-founder and CEO of Circle is joined by Angie Lau, Founder & CEO, Forkast.News to discuss the future of crypto post FTX. Watch now!

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Exporting Economic Freedom with Brian Armstrong of Coinbase

Jeremy speaks with Brian Armstrong, Co-founder, and CEO of Coinbase, about exporting economic freedom, financial inclusion and more. Watch now.

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Circle APIs

Apple Pay is now available on Circle

Abhishek Sandhir | November 15, 2022

Businesses who build with Circle can now accept Apple Pay. See how we’re making crypto commerce easier.

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Ecosystem Spotlight

Crypto Payments for Routine Expenses Using USDC

Christopher Sheehan | November 14, 2022

See how Spritz is working with Circle and USDC to bring real-world bill paying utility to Web3 through the Spritz app.

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Customer care in the wake of FTX
Company Updates

Circle Response to the FTX/Alameda News

Elisabeth Carpenter | November 13, 2022

The collapse of FTX has caused uncertainty for people, businesses and the entire digital asset ecosystem. Read our response to this devastating event.

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Solving Blockchain Trilemma Converge22
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Converge22 Recap: Scaling for 1B Users and Solving the Blockchain Trilemma

Team Circle | November 10, 2022

The blockchain trilemma is the balance between scale, security and decentralization. How are different chains approaching the challenge?

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Running Your Business On-Chain Converge22
Company Updates

Converge22 Dispatch #4: Running Your Business On-Chain

Eran Shtiegman | November 9, 2022

At Converge22, Circle announced new digital asset custody and crypto treasury capabilities to make it easier to run your business on-chain. Learn more.

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Exporting Economic Freedom with Brian Armstrong of Coinbase

Jeremy speaks with Brian Armstrong, Co-founder, and CEO of Coinbase, about exporting economic freedom, financial inclusion and more. Watch now.

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Trust & Transparency

Deepening Our Partnership with BlackRock

Jeremy Fox-Geen | November 3, 2022

We’ve deepened our partnership with BlackRock, drawing on the operational strength of the world’s largest asset manager to help safeguard the USDC reserve

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Policy

Circle Highlights Role of New Tech in Addressing Illicit Finance

Team Circle | November 3, 2022

Circle's response highlights the intersection of policy priorities in balancing the development of market compliance tools. Read on to learn more.

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Company Updates

Converge22 Dispatch #3: Announcing Web3 Services for Developers

Gagan Mac | November 2, 2022

At Converge22, Circle announced new support for Web3 developers, plus Web3 tooling that makes it easy to build the future of blockchain commerce with USDC

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Policy

One Year Into Call for Regulatory Action, USDC Actions Recommendations

Team Circle | November 1, 2022

1 year after the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets released its report on stablecoins, USDC is addressing concerns surrounding digital assets.

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Converge22 Dispatch Multichain Cross-chain Transfer Protocol
Company Updates

Converge22 Dispatch #2: USDC Multi-chain Expansion & Cross-Chain Transfer P...

Nikhil Chandhok | October 27, 2022

At Converge22, Circle announced plans to launch USDC on more blockchains and enable native transfers via a new Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol. Learn more.

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On-Chain Credit & The Future of Lending with Ryan Berkun of Teller

Jeremy speaks with Teller Founder and CEO Ryan Berkun about how blockchain can enable global financial inclusion and potentially transform consumer loan markets. Watch now!

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Converge22 Future of Merchant Services
Company Updates

Converge22 Dispatch #1: The Future of Merchant Services

Nafis Jamal | October 21, 2022

At Converge22, Circle announced new merchant services to make it easier to accept USDC payments and crypto payments. Learn more!

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Ecosystem Spotlight

Composable USDC: Seamless UX in the Multi-chain World

Axelar | October 20, 2022

Circle and Axelar plan to enable USDC to flow natively cross-chain and add General Message Passing through Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol.

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On-Chain Credit & The Future of Lending with Ryan Berkun of Teller

Jeremy speaks with Teller Founder and CEO Ryan Berkun about how blockchain can enable global financial inclusion and potentially transform consumer loan markets. Watch now!

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Policy

Circle Lights Up D.C. Fintech Week and IIF

Team Circle | October 20, 2022

D.C. Fintech Week brought together a global set of policymakers, scholars, academics, technologists, and others who are making a direct impact on legislation and regulation.

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Converge Charting the Future of Crypto
Company Updates

Charting the Future of Crypto - Converge22

Elisabeth Carpenter | October 14, 2022

The moments, experiences, and conversations about the future of crypto and Web3 from Converge22 that are creating a financially inclusive future.

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Policy

Circle Advocates for Clear Frameworks for Stablecoins to UK Parliament

Team Circle | October 14, 2022

Circle advocates for clear statutory frameworks for stablecoins in the Financial Services & Markets Bill before UK Parliament. Read to learn more.

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Policy

Circle Submits Response to UK on Payments Regulation & More

Team Circle | October 12, 2022

Circle advocates for responsible prudential and payments regulatory framework in the UK. Read on to learn more.

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Policy

Policy Reflections from Circle Converge22: Talking Time is Over

Team Circle | October 6, 2022

Circle’s inaugural ecosystem conference — Converge22 — was focused on operationalizing existing protocols, tackling challenging technological barriers, and providing new tools for traditionally marginalized populations.

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Crypto's Next Adoption Wave with Kevin O'Leary* of O'Shares Investments

Jeremy speaks with Kevin O’Leary, aka Mr. Wonderful, about the evolution of digital currency, NFT’s, crypto regulation, and more. Watch now!

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Policy

Circle responds to the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

Team Circle | October 6, 2022

Circle commented on the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision's (BCBS) draft chapter regarding the treatment of cryptoasset exposures. Learn more.

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Events

Converge22: Day 2 Recap

Team Circle | September 30, 2022

Converge22, Circle’s Inaugural Crypto Conference, held engaging discussions from Serena Williams, Mark Cuban, and Charlize Theron.

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Converge22 Day 1 Recap
Events

Converge22: Day 1 Recap

Team Circle | September 29, 2022

Converge22, Circle’s Inaugural Crypto Conference, held thought provoking discussions from Vitalik Buterin, Kevin O’Leary, Lawrence Summers and Emily Chiu.

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Company Updates

Expanding Access to Financial Innovation and Increasing Prosperity for All

Mercina Tillemann Perez | September 28, 2022

Circle Impact announces Circle U, their digital financial literacy curriculum. It will launch at partner HBCUs as part of an effort to expand financial inclusion.

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New Rules for New Realities with Byron Gilliam of Blockworks

Jeremy speaks with Blockworks newsletter writer Byron Gilliam about rapid developments in cryptocurrency markets, crypto regulation, and more. Watch now!

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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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Policy

Circle Submits Response to U.K. House of Commons Treasury Committee

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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Events

Charlize Theron to speak at Circle’s crypto ecosystem conference

Team Circle | September 12, 2022

Charlize Theron to join Serena Williams, Vitalik Buterin, Larry Summers and more at Converge22, the crypto conference hosted by Circle. Learn more today.

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Privacy, Regulation & Security of Digital Assets in Europe with Pascal Gaut...

Jeremy speaks with Ledger CEO Pascal Gauthier about privacy, digital asset security, DeFi, and Europe’s perspectives on euro-backed stablecoins. Watch now!

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The Acceleration of Digital Finance with Abhi Bisarya of Crypto.com

Jeremy is joined by Abhi Bisarya, Chief Product Officer of Crypto.com, to discuss Crypto.com and the future of digital finance and currency. Listen now.

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Events

Serena Williams to speak at Circle’s crypto ecosystem conference

Team Circle | September 8, 2022

Serena Williams to join Vitalik Buterin, Larry Summers and many other notable speakers at Converge22, the crypto conference hosted by Circle. Learn more.

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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 & 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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The Acceleration of Digital Finance with Abhi Bisarya of Crypto.com

Jeremy is joined by Abhi Bisarya, Chief Product Officer of Crypto.com, to discuss Crypto.com and the future of digital finance and currency. Listen now.

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Events

Lawrence H. Summers set to speak at Converge22

Team Circle | August 24, 2022

Larry Summers to join Vitalik Buterin and many other notable speakers at Converge22, the crypto ecosystem conference hosted by Circle.

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USDC

USDC: Investing in My Career & Financial Future

Team Circle | August 24, 2022

Alondra Mendez Torres, a summer intern at Circle, found USDC before she found her internship. USDC changed her financial future and future career path.

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Circle APIs

Now Available: Circle’s Postman Workspace

Corey Cooper | August 22, 2022

To enhance the developer experience, Circle released a public Postman workspace to explore and interact with our APIs for Payments, Payouts, and Accounts.

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Circle Account

Circle Account: More Powerful Than Ever

Eran Shtiegman | August 19, 2022

New features to help your business transact seamlessly with its Circle Account, your home for business growth.

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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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Policy

OFAC’s Designation of Tornado Cash - Protocols, Privacy and a CTA

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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Perspectives from Asia on Dollar Digital Currencies with Annabelle Huang of...

Jeremy is joined by Annabelle Huang, Managing Partner of Amber Group, to discuss decentralized finance and perspectives from Asia on dollar-denominated stablecoins.

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Policy

Our Response to U.S. Treasury on Cause & Effect of Stablecoin Adoption

Team Circle | August 10, 2022

Our response to U.S. Treasury explains how people and businesses are using digital currencies and how regulatory framework is needed. Learn more.

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USDC

USDC and Ethereum’s Upcoming Merge

Joao Reginatto | August 9, 2022

USDC is a core building block for driving Ethereum DeFi innovation, and Circle will solely support the upcoming Proof-of-Stake (PoS) chain post-merge.

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Uncharted | The Responsibility of Trust

Jeremy Allaire | August 9, 2022

As a regulated entity, Circle has built trust in USDC by balancing the ecosystem with active, global policy and regulatory engagement. Now we take that trust to Washington and focus on major policy issues tied to financial privacy.

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Policy

Circle Submits Response to the California DFPI

Team Circle | August 8, 2022

Circle submitted its response to the California DFPI's invitation for comments on crypto asset-related financial products and services. Learn more.

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Bitcoin as an Economic Bedrock with Michael Saylor of MicroStrategy

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by Michael Saylor, Chairman & CEO of MicroStrategy (MSTR), to discuss Bitcoin and the future of crypto

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 “The time is now for U.S. policymakers to act. Circle’s policy principles reflect our real-world experience operating the world’s leading regulated dollar digital currency, USDC.
Policy

Payment Stablecoin Policy Principles

Dante Disparte | July 18, 2022

U.S. policymakers must act now on stablecoin policy. Circle’s policy principles reflect experience operating USDC, the world’s leading dollar digital currency.

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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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Building Bitcoin as Sound Money with Dan Held of Kraken

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Dan Held, Director of Growth Marketing at Kraken, to discuss the evolution of Bitcoin. Watch now!

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Policy

Why Being a U.S. Regulated Company Matters

Team Circle | July 12, 2022

Circle is subject to strict regulatory oversight. Building a new infrastructure layer for the internet can’t be done without rigorous oversight.

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Policy

How Blockchain-based Payments Support U.S. Economic Competitiveness

Team Circle | July 7, 2022

Circle provided responses to The Department of Commerce as part of ongoing conversations with policymakers regarding the digital asset economy. Learn more.

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Circle Yield. Built Differently.

Jeremy Fox-Geen | July 6, 2022

Circle Yield is overcollateralized and built to offer our lenders meaningful security. See how you can start protecting your capital with Circle Yield.

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USDC Trust & Transparency: How We Minimize Risk
Trust & Transparency

USDC Trust and Transparency: Minimizing Risk | Circle Blog

Jeremy Fox-Geen | July 5, 2022

Circle aspires for digital assets to be used by billions of people to exchange trillions of dollars of value daily. See what we're doing to make this possible.

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Policy

The Digital Euro: Potential Roles and Impacts | Circle Blog

Team Circle | July 1, 2022

Circle has been a long-time advocate for regulatory frameworks on how to issue, manage, and operate digital currencies – in the U.S. and beyond.

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Policy

Reflections on Europe’s Markets in Crypto-Assets Framework (MiCA)

Dante Disparte | June 30, 2022

Circle will continue to invest in and grow its presence in Europe to help build a responsible, MiCA-conforming crypto-asset economy.

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The Evolution of Digital Finance & Bitcoin Futures ETFs with Michael Sonnen...

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Michael Sonnenshein, CEO of Grayscale Investments, to discuss the democratization of money. Watch now!

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Company Updates

Navigating Turmoil: A Mission-Driven Company Built for the Long Term

Elisabeth Carpenter | June 20, 2022

With a clear mission, driven by values and the right people, Circle is well positioned to continue hiring the best talent in Web3.

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Euro Coin (EUROC) is coming on June 30th

Team Circle | June 16, 2022

Euro Coin (EUROC) is a euro-backed stablecoin designed with the same full-reserve model as USDC. EUROC is always redeemable 1:1 for euros. Learn more here.

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Trust and Transparency
Trust & Transparency

USDC Trust and Transparency: Liquidity Matters | Circle Blog

Jeremy Fox-Geen | June 13, 2022

USDC is always redeemable 1 for 1 for US Dollars. Any amount. Always. Period.

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Company Updates

Circle Signs Agreement to Acquire CYBAVO

Jeremy Allaire | June 10, 2022

Together with CYBAVO, we hope to advance the adoption of USDC and Web3 applications while deeply integrating our core product offerings.

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Events

The Future of Cryptocurrency at WEF22 | Circle Blog

Josh Hawkins | June 9, 2022

Leaders from Circle and the broader financial system discuss the open and inclusive future of cryptocurrency at World Economic Forum 2022. Learn more.

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The Evolution of Payment Systems with Henrique Dubugras of Brex

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by Henrique Dubugras to discuss fiscal decentralization and how Brex is influencing the financial world.

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Davos Dispatch: How crypto can help build an inclusive global economy

Josh Hawkins | June 8, 2022

Circle believes digital currencies have the ability to create an inclusive global economy. See how we brought this mindset to the WEF!

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Bringing Merchant and Payment Tools to the Circle Account

Team Circle | June 7, 2022

The Circle Account’s new Merchant Dashboard offers new payment tools for transaction monitoring, fraud management and more. Read our blog to learn more!

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Announcing Support for Polygon USDC

Team Circle | June 7, 2022

Circle is proud to announce that we’re now supporting Polygon USDC on Circle’s platform. Read how you can start transacting with Polygon USDC today!

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How to Build Trust

Jeremy Fox-Geen | June 3, 2022

We remain committed to transparency and trust, and will continue to enhance reporting and disclosure with simple, clear and frequent updates on USDC.

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Trust & Transparency

How safe is USDC stablecoin for developers? | Circle Blog

Nikhil Chandhok | May 26, 2022

Common concerns and misconceptions from developers about USDC and Stablecoins are addressed in this Q&A. Read on to learn more.

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Circle Submits Response to Federal Reserve’s CBDC Discussion Paper

Team Circle | May 25, 2022

Circle has, for years, advocated for a national framework for how to issue, manage, and operate dollar digital currencies.

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TRUST & International Travel Rule Compliance | Circle Blog

Team Circle | May 24, 2022

We’re excited to be a part of this growing global industry effort to comply with the Travel Rule while protecting the privacy and security of our customers.

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How to Be Stable

Jeremy Fox-Geen | May 13, 2022

Since inception, Circle has intended for USDC to be the most transparent and trusted dollar digital currency. Learn more about USDC transparency and trust.

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Company Updates

Being Stable with Algorithmic Stablecoins | Circle Blog

Dante Disparte | May 12, 2022

Not all stablecoins are created equal. See what our community can learn from the real-time meltdown of the algorithmic stablecoin TerraUSD (UST).

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The Future of Payments with Nabil Manji of Worldpay

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by Nabil Manji, SVP/GM and Head of Crypto/Web3 at Worldpay, to discuss the future of payments.

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Free Markets and the Evolution of Digital Finance Platforms with Brian Broo...

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by Brian Brooks, Chief Executive Officer at Bitfury Group, to discuss the evolution of digital finance.

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Fixed-Income Investing: A New Option with Circle Yield

Rachel Mayer | May 4, 2022

A guide to fixed-income investments in 2022. Learn about some of the advantages and risks of fixed-income investing and new options with Circle Yield.

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Digital Money Comes of Age with Dante Disparte of Circle

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Dante Disparte, Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Global Policy at Circle, to discuss the future of digital money.

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Company Updates

Institutional Digital Dollar Adoption Advances Crypto’s Coming of Age

Team Circle | April 28, 2022

Circle has made several announcements in the past month underscoring exciting developments in digital dollar adoption. Read our blog to learn more!

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Building A New Global Financial System with CZ of Binance

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by CZ, Founder and CEO at Binance, to discuss the new global financial system and cryptocurrency's role. Watch today!

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Unlock Web3 Access with the Circle Account | Circle Blog

Rachel Mayer | April 22, 2022

Access USDC seamlessly across multiple blockchains and get other features when you use the Circle Account.

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Company Updates

Circle Crypto Ecosystem Conference, Converge22, Comes to San Francisco

Team Circle | April 21, 2022

Register now for Converge22, a crypto ecosystem conference we’re hosting in San Francisco this September. Join the waitlist and save the date today!

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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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The Evolution Of Digital Assets with Mathew McDermott

Jeremy is joined by Mathew McDermott, Global Head of Digital Assets at Goldman Sachs to discuss how digital assets have evolved. Listen now!

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Company Updates

Reflections on Joining Centre’s Board

Dante Disparte | April 13, 2022

Dante Disparte is set to be appointed as Centre’s newest board member, representing Circle’s seat on the board as a founding member of the organization.

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Bitcoin, Blockchain & The Open Internet with Nicolas Cary of Blockchain.com

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Nicolas Cary, Co-Founder and Vice Chairman at Blockchain.com, to discuss blockchain technology as a tool for change.

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Circle Ventures

Circle Ventures Expands Support U.S. Digital Asset Exchange Ecosystem

Jeremy Fox-Geen | April 6, 2022

Circle Ventures, our program to invest in the digital asset exchange ecosystem, supports a range of companies driving adoption for USD Coin. Learn more!

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The Power of Equity Crowdfunding with Cary Breese of NowRx

Jeremy is joined by Cary Breese, CEO & Co-Founder at NowRx, to discuss equity crowdfunding. Listen to learn more!

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War in Ukraine: Crypto-Powered Humanitarian Intervention

Dante Disparte | March 17, 2022

Circle is leveraging blockchain technology and USDC to support The Giving Block with humanitarian relief efforts for Ukraine.

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Global Crypto Adoption on Solana with Anatoly Yakovenko

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by Solana Co-Founder Anatoly to discuss crypto adoption and the Solana ecosystem. Listen now!

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Policy

Crypto & The Executive Order on Digital Assets | Circle Blog

Dante Disparte | March 9, 2022

Circle's Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Global Policy, Dante Disparte, provides comments on the recent Executive Order from the White House.

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New Tools for Web3 Businesses with the Circle Account

Rachel Mayer | March 4, 2022

The new Circle Account is empowering Web3 organizations to do more with new features and a redesigned interface.

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The Future of Humanitarian Aid with Joseph Thompson

Joined by Joseph Thompson, Co-Founder & CEO at AID:Tech, we discuss the future of humanitarian aid and use of digital identity on blockchain. Listen today!

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Circle API Update: Stabilizing USDC Supply Data

Gee Chuang | March 1, 2022

The Circle API now better reflects USDC totals across all supported networks. At Circle, we are continuously striving to improve user experience.

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Sports NFTs with Scott Lawin of Candy

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by Scott Lawin, Co-Founder & CEO at Candy, to talk sports NFTs and their uses. Listen to learn more!

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Meet the new Circle Account

Rachel Mayer | February 23, 2022

Meet the new Circle Account, a one-stop shop digital currency platform designed for businesses to get started transacting with USDC.

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Expanding Fintech Opportunities with Eric Glyman of Ramp

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Eric Glyman, Co-Founder & CEO at Ramp, to discuss how crypto is impacting new fintech opportunities. Listen to learn more!

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Product Release

Unlocking Decentralized Identity with Verite

Jeremy Allaire | February 17, 2022

Introducing Verite, a set of decentralized identity standards for issuing and verifying digital identity credentials for the digital economy.

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The Travel Rule Universal Solution Technology | Circle Blog

Team Circle | February 16, 2022

Circle has launched the Travel Rule Universal Solution Technology (TRUST). Read on to learn how TRUST achieves top-tier compliance with the Travel Rule.

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Policy

How the U.S. can win the digital currency space race

Team Circle | February 15, 2022

The global competition for cryptocurrencies is heating up. Read Circle’s plan on how the U.S. can win the digital currency space race.

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USDC Market Cap Grows to More than $50 Billion

Team Circle | February 2, 2022

USDC continues its remarkable trajectory, growing 10x over the course of 2021. Lets take a look at what’s driving the growth and what’s next.

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Unlocking Digital Currency Payments for Merchants Worldwide

Team Circle | February 1, 2022

Solana Pay will unlock digital currency payments for merchants all over the world, leveraging the power of fast blockchains and USDC. Learn more.

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How the U.S. can win the digital currency race

Circle's Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Global Policy, Dante Disparte, joins Jeremy to discus how the U.S. can with the digital currency race. Listen today!

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Flow USDC is Ready for Prime Time

Team Circle | January 31, 2022

USDC is now available on the Flow blockchain. Learn more about what this means and how you can unlock the power of Flow USDC today!

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The Future of DAOs and Decentralized Investing with Ian Lee & Will Papper o...

Jeremy is joined by Ian Lee and Will Papper, Co-Founders at Syndicate Protocol, to discuss the future DAOs and decentralized investing. Listen to learn more!

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Circle Yield is an alternative fixed-income investment that is built on USDC, the most trusted stablecoin.
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Fixed-Income Investing and the Role of USDC Yield

Alex Behrens | January 20, 2022

See how traditional fixed-income investments compare to Circle Yield, an alternative fixed-income product built on USD Coin and blockchain technology.

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Webinar Recap: The Future of Institutional Crypto Investments

Team Circle | January 20, 2022

Watch our webinar on the future of institutional crypto investments to learn how they work and the benefits they bring over traditional investing options.

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Ecosystem Spotlight

Ramp’s adoption of stablecoins increases 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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Decentralized Credit & Capital Markets with Sidney Powell

Jeremy is joined by Sidney Powell to discuss decentralized credit and the impact of blockchain technology on capital markets. Learn more!

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Blockchain Past, Present, and Future with H.E. Justin Sun

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy is joined by H.E. Justin Sun to discuss the effect of blockchain on the world’s economic infrastructure.

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The Ultimate Angel Investor with Jason Calacanis

In this episode of The Money Movement, Jeremy and Ryan are joined by Jason Calacanis to discuss startup investing culture and its shortcomings. Listen now!

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NFTs, Crypto Gaming, & The Metaverse

Special guest from Big Time Studios discuss NFTs, crypto gaming, and the metaverse with us. Listen now to learn more!

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The Decentralized Internet with Dr. Tomicah Tillemann of Andreessen Horowit...

Jeremy is joined by Dr. Tomicah Tillemann, Global Head of Policy & Partner at a16z to discuss the evolution of the decentralized internet. Listen today!

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Building an Open Source Music Community with Roneil Rumburg of Audius

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Roneil Rumburg, Co-Founder, and CEO of Audius to discuss building an open source music community. Listen now!

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The Emergence of DAOs with Aaron Wright of Tribute Labs

In this episode Jeremy is joined by Aaron Wright, CEO of Tribute Labs to discuss the formation, legalization and emergence of DAOs. Listen to learn more!

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Decentralized Organizations, Stablecoins & The Long Case for Bitcoin

Jeremy and Nic Carter, General Partner at Castle Island Ventures, discuss decentralized organizations, stablecoins, and the long case for Bitcoin. Learn more!

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DeFi's Institutional Moment

Are decades-old financial regulations holding back the institutional moment of DeFi? Listen to this Money Movement episode to hear our take on the matter.

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The Metaverse & Future Human Potential

We discuss opportunities presented by the emergence of the metaverse. Listen today to hear our thoughts on this exciting new world.

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The Money Movement is Expanding

The Money Movement is a video and podcast series about ideas and opportunities driving the new world of digital money. Now we're expanding. Listen to learn how!

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The Crypto and Carbon Emissions Debate

The crypto and carbon emissions debate is one that has recently received a ton of attention. Listen to this episode to hear our thoughts on the issue.

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The Financialization of NFTs

We discuss the financialization of NFTs and how it's forming a new capital market for content and brands. Listen to learn about this exciting new frontier!

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DeFi in 2021 - An Interview with Stani Kulechov

Aave Founder Stani Kulechov discusses Aave's founding and growth, and the profound long-term implications of decentralized markets. Listen now!

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Crypto for Black Economic Empowerment

Cleve Mesidor, founder of the National Policy Network of Women of Color in Blockchain, joins us to discuss crypto for black economic empowerment. Listen today.

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DeFi and Self-Driving Banks

DeFi drove opportunity and economic innovation in the crypto space in 2020. Listen to this episode to learn more about DeFi and self-driving banks!

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The Social and Economic Impact of Crypto

Kicking off the New Year, we widen the lens and explore the big picture social and economic impact of crypto. Listen now to hear our thoughts on crypto in 2021.

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A Macro Conversation with Michael Casey

We are joined by one of the best minds in crypto, Michael Casey, Chief Content Officer at Coindesk. Listen now to hear our chat with this crypto veteran!

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Crypto Regulation Heat & Circle Platform Launch

Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire explores big themes and memes that have emerged around crypto regulation, USDC, and Circle. Listen today to learn more!

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The Future of Centre Consortium

Circle CEO and Centre Consortium board member, Jeremy Allaire, welcome's Centre's new CEO and other special guests to discuss the future and USDC. Listen now!

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Biden and Crypto

What will a Biden Administration mean for crypto in the United States? Listen today to learn what the relationship between Biden and crypto will look like.

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Trade Finance, DeFi and Stablecoins

We explore the use of stablecoins in trade finance, invoice financing, and the growing interaction between these assets and processes. Listen now!

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The Crypto Dollar Economy

Join us as Jeremy discusses the crypto dollar economy with Matthew Walsh and Nic Carter of Castle Island Ventures. Listen now!

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The Digital Dollar Opportunity

We examine the intersection between CBDC and private sector digital dollar stablecoins. Listen now to learn more about this hot topic!

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AMA with Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire: #AskJerAllaire

A special AMA edition of the Money Movement with Circle CEO Jermey Allaire. Listen to hear his answers to important questions asked by the crypto community.

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Scaling On Chain Financial Apps

This week, we welcome Algorand founder, Turing Award winner, and MIT professor, Silvio Micali as well as Algorand CEO Steve Kokinos to The Money Movement.

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The Bitcoin Thesis

In this episode, we’re turning our attention back to the origin of all crypto, Bitcoin. Listen to our discussion on the Bitcoin Thesis today!

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Will Digital Dollar Stablecoins & CBDC Co-Exist?

Jeremy and special guests discuss if CBDC and stablecoins can co-exist in this insightful Money Movement episode. Listen today!

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USDC at 1 Billion, What's Next

USDC has become the fastest-growing stablecoin in history, seeing over 200% growth over the past six months alone. Join us as we dicuss this amazing milestone.

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Stablecoins & Digital Securities

This episode focuses on stabelcoins as a payment and settlement medium in digital securities and financial contracts. Listen today to learn more!

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Digital Dollar Stablecoins in the US Financial System

Comptroller Brooks, the leading regulator of banks in the U.S., discusses digital dollar stablecoins and their role in the U.S. financial system. Listen now!

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The Stablecoin Trade: With Dan Matuszewski

This episode features special guest Dan Matuszewski of CMS Holdings, a legendary crypto trader. Listen to hear his experiences from almost a decade of trading.

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Banking Meets Stablecoins

We explore how banking is meeting stablecoins. Listen to learn how interest in stablecoins is growing among neobanks, fintechs, and global banks.

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Financial Privacy, Digital Currency and Stablecoin Payments

In this episode, we dive into financial privacy, digital dollars, and stablecoin payments. Listen today to learn more about this new world of commerce!

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Digital Currency Goes to Washington

The rise of digital currency has driven engagement with policy makers and regulators in D.C. Listen to learn how digital currency is shaking up U.S. government.

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Governance Models for Global Stablecoins & Digital Currency

Digital currency is on the rise, giving way to regulatory responses for this new form of digital money. Listen to learn about governance models for stablecoins.

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Special Edition: A Conversation with Lawrence H. Summers

Special episode featuring a conversation with Lawrence H. Summers. Hear his views on global digital currency and the role it has in global finance.

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Around the World in 40 Minutes — Digital Dollars in Action

Stablecoins and digital dollars are a breakthrough for how money can move around the world. Listen today to learn more about the potential of digital dollars.

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Stablecoins and Global Financial Inclusion

Stablecoins and the proliferation of digital currencies present an exciting new opportunity for global financial inclusion. Listen to learn why this matters!

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International Payments with Stablecoins

We talk the rapidly emerging use of stablecoins for international payments. Listen to learn about how stablecoins are changing the way we send money globally.

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The Future of Corporations in the Age of Blockchains

Jeremy and guests explore the future of corporations in the new age of blockchains. Listen today for their expert insights on this hot topic.

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Full Reserve Banking for Digital Currency & the China Model

A special edition of The Money Movement rounds out explorations on full reserve banking and its mplications for digital currency. Listen today!

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The Power of Programmable Money

Stablecoins are powerful, but their true potential is in their synthesis with smart contracts on blockchains. Listen to learn about programmable money today!

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A Safe Haven - Risk, The Chicago Plan & Safer Payments

Special guest Dan Morehead talks risks facing global finance and the potential of Full Reserve Money. Listen today to learn more about safer payments and money!

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Global Macro View, Blockchain 101 & the Stablecoin Thesis

The global economy is changing. Businesses are becoming more digital and efficient. Listen to our episode on blockchain 101 and the stablecoin thesis today!

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Circle acquires equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest

Team Circle | January 6, 2022

Circle has acquired equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest. Read more about this acquisition and what it means today!

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Policy

10 Stablecoin Myths: Internet Wildcat Banking or Always-on Dollars?

Dante Disparte | December 22, 2021

Circle's CSO and Head of Global Policy, Dante Disparte, provides insight into the 10 most common misconceptions about stablecoins. Read now!

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Earn predictable cryptocurrency yields with Circle Yield, an ultra short-term fixed-income product powered by USDC.
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Earning Cryptocurrency Yield with USDC

Rachel Mayer | December 21, 2021

Circle Yield is offering qualified businesses new ways to earn cryptocurrency yield in capital markets powered by USDC.

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Understanding Avalanche USDC vs. USDC.e | Circle Blog

Joao Reginatto | December 20, 2021

Are you confused about the difference between USDC and USDC.e? Don't worry, we have you covered. Learn more about USDC tokens on the Circle blog.

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The Money Movement

Building Blockchain Games with Big Time Studios

Alex Behrens | December 20, 2021

In this episode, Jeremy talks with the co-founders of Big Time, a AAA blockchain game, on the future of NFTs in games and the metaverse. Watch now.

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NFTs, Crypto Gaming, & The Metaverse

Special guest from Big Time Studios discuss NFTs, crypto gaming, and the metaverse with us. Listen now to learn more!

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Policy

Digital Assets Make the U.S. More Competitive

Team Circle | December 15, 2021

Jeremy Allaire and Dante Disparte answer questions about digital assets, dollar digital currencies, decentralized finance (DeFi), and more. Watch now!

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Circle Yield is expanding to businesses in additional jurisdictions, and lowered the minimum deposit to $100,000.
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Circle Yield Offers Crypto for Businesses | Circle Blog

Rachel Mayer | December 15, 2021

Circle Yield is expanding access to new customers in new jurisdictions and with lower minimum investments.

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The Money Movement

The Money Movement Episode 42: The Decentralized Internet

Alex Behrens | December 15, 2021

Join Jeremy and Dr. Tomicah Tillemann for a critical discussion on the state of the internet today and the ongoing evolution to Web3 and decentralization.

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Multichain

USDC on Avalanche: Our Blockchain Partnership | Circle Blog

Alex Behrens | December 14, 2021

USDC on Avalanche is now available, bringing native USDC liquidity to another fast, powerful blockchain.

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Policy

Circle CSO to Senate: U.S. Is Winning the Digital Currency Space Race

Team Circle | December 13, 2021

Circle's CSO and Head of Global Policy will speak to the US Senate on how the U.S. is winning the digital currency space race. Read on to learn more!

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The Decentralized Internet with Dr. Tomicah Tillemann of Andreessen Horowit...

Jeremy is joined by Dr. Tomicah Tillemann, Global Head of Policy & Partner at a16z to discuss the evolution of the decentralized internet. Listen today!

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Circle CEO to Congress: U.S. At “Pivotal” Moment On Digital Assets

Team Circle | December 7, 2021

Jeremy Allaire will speak to Congress on how we are at a pivotal moment in the creation of the next major infrastructure layer of the web. Learn more.

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The Money Movement Episode 41: Building an Open Source Music Community

Alex Behrens | December 7, 2021

Watch episode 41 of The Money Movement now, and sign up for The Money Movement weekly newsletter with deep dives into the week's episode topics

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Building an Open Source Music Community with Roneil Rumburg of Audius

In this episode, Jeremy is joined by Roneil Rumburg, Co-Founder, and CEO of Audius to discuss building an open source music community. Listen now!

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Solana, USDC, and the Remarkable Growth of Dollar Digital Currencies

Alex Behrens | November 30, 2021

Solana USDC has seen incredible growth and is available on a wide range of exchanges, as USDC continues expanding and celebrates its third anniversary.

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Circle Yield, a short-term cash investment for Venture Capitalists with above-average yields and flexible terms.
Treasury

How should VCs manage idle investment capital?

Rachel Mayer | November 24, 2021

VCs are faced with investment decisions every day. Now, Circle Yield is offering a new option for crypto-powered returns.

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Learn how to earn APY on crypto using the dollar digital currency, USDC, and Circle Yield.
Treasury

How Accredited Businesses Can Earn APY on Crypto with Circle Yield

Alex Behrens | November 23, 2021

With dollar digital currencies, payments and treasury operations can now be conducted on blockchains. Start earning APY on crypto using USDC and Circle Yield.

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Company Updates

Startup Crowdfunding with Circle & Crowdcube | Circle Blog

Ryan Feit | November 23, 2021

Circle is leading Crowdcube’s $13.5 million round by taking a stake worth $10.5 million, helping accelerate digital startup fundraising. Learn more!

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The Money Movement

The Money Movement Episode 40: The Emergence of DAOs

Alex Behrens | November 23, 2021

The emergence of DAOs significantly impacts the way that investment collectives are formed. Learn more by reading Circle's The Money Movement newsletter.

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The Emergence of DAOs with Aaron Wright of Tribute Labs

In this episode Jeremy is joined by Aaron Wright, CEO of Tribute Labs to discuss the formation, legalization and emergence of DAOs. Listen to learn more!

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Company Updates

Circle Powers First Blockchain Payments Platform Between US and Mexico

Team Circle | November 18, 2021

Circle is helping Bitso make it easier and more secure for Mexican residents to send and receive blockchain payments to or from the U.S. Learn more today!

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Company Updates

Improving Financial Inclusion and Economic Prosperity for All

Dante Disparte | November 17, 2021

Circle is launching Circle Impact to improve financial inclusion, digital financial literacy and humanitarian response.

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Policy

Where Do Bitcoin and Crypto Fit Into Monetary Policy?

Alex Behrens | November 17, 2021

Jeremy and Nic Carter talk the long case for Bitcoin, monetary policy, and the economic changes crypto can bring about in episode 39 of The Money Movement

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Decentralized Organizations, Stablecoins & The Long Case for Bitcoin

Jeremy and Nic Carter, General Partner at Castle Island Ventures, discuss decentralized organizations, stablecoins, and the long case for Bitcoin. Learn more!

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Company Updates

Circle To Invest in Singapore as part of Always-On Infrastructure

Dante Disparte | November 9, 2021

Circle is expanding its horizons, with plans to invest in the Singapore market and obtain applicable Singapore licenses and registrations. Learn more here.

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Company Updates

Circle Launches Venture Fund To Support Blockchain Companies

Jeremy Fox-Geen | November 9, 2021

Circle has launched Circle Ventures to invest in compelling, early-stage blockchain companies aligned with Circle’s mission and values. Learn more!

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DeFi

The Future of Financial Institutions and DeFi | Circle Blog

Alex Behrens | November 9, 2021

DeFi is changing the global financial landscape, but many institutions are holding back. What will unlock DeFi's institutional moment?

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Business Growth Strategies for the Blockchain | Circle Blog

Paul Kim | November 4, 2021

Businesses can use a Circle Account to securely store USDC and transfer value all over the world. Sign up for your own free Circle Account today.

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DeFi's Institutional Moment

Are decades-old financial regulations holding back the institutional moment of DeFi? Listen to this Money Movement episode to hear our take on the matter.

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JerAllaire Twitter Thread on PWG Report

Jeremy Allaire | November 1, 2021

Visit the Circle Blog to take a look at Jeremy Allaire's full Twitter thread addressing the White House Presidential Working Group report on stablecoins.

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The Money Movement

The Money Movement Episode 37: Star Atlas and the Metaverse Opportunity

Alex Behrens | November 1, 2021

The Metaverse is coming, and Star Atlas is pioneering a vast open universe where players contribute to organizations and will generate real-world value.

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Circle Yield is unlocking institutional-grade fixed-income investments powered by USDC and stablecoin lending and borrowing markets.
Treasury

An Institutional-Grade Investment in Crypto Capital Markets

Rachel Mayer | October 29, 2021

Circle Yield offers exposure to the emerging digital asset economy, while providing industry-leading service and security for institutional grade investments.

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Company Updates

TRM: Keeping Your Head in the Crypto Compliance Game

Alex Behrens | October 26, 2021

Circle expands capability to scale and adapt risk management and adapt to the evolving regulatory landscape with TRM Labs.

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The Metaverse & Future Human Potential

We discuss opportunities presented by the emergence of the metaverse. Listen today to hear our thoughts on this exciting new world.

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The Money Movement is Expanding

The Money Movement is a video and podcast series about ideas and opportunities driving the new world of digital money. Now we're expanding. Listen to learn how!

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USDC yield products like Circle Yield help corporate treasurers create a balanced treasury strategy.
Treasury

Why Crypto Businesses Need A Balanced Treasury Strategy

Rachel Mayer | October 25, 2021

Circle Yield offers a better option for crypto businesses that want to stay in the Web3 ecosystem while managing volatility risk of digital asset holdings

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The Money Movement Podcast Returns! | Circle Blog

The Money Movement | October 25, 2021

The Money Movement returns! Subscribe today and stay up to date on the latest from Circle and the blockchain, technology, and finance industries.

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Circle Yield is an alternative ultra short-term cash investment built on USD Coin and used by a growing number of corporate treasurers.
Treasury

Circle Yield Early Access Update: Strong Demand and Rapid Growth

Rachel Mayer | October 20, 2021

Circle Yield is live and growing! Qualified businesses and institutions are earning above-average yields on short-term cash holdings to preserve capital.

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The Money Movement is Expanding

The Money Movement is a video and podcast series about ideas and opportunities driving the new world of digital money. Now we're expanding. Listen to learn how!

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Multichain

USDC Comes to Hedera Hashgraph Network | Circle Blog

Alex Behrens | October 18, 2021

We’re excited to announce that USDC is now live on the Hedera network, allowing users to access this stablecoin on the hashgraph network. Learn more today!

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USDC

USDC Remittances — Moving the Flywheel of the Global Economy

Dante Disparte | October 6, 2021

MoneyGram and Stellar have joined forces to bring USDC denominated cross-border payments to millions of customers around the world.

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USDC

USDC: How the Most Stable Cryptocurrency Is Impacting Crypto Users

Alex Behrens | September 29, 2021

Learn more about how the stability of dollar digital currencies like USDC helps users and eases mainstream adoption of the digital economy.

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Payments

Circle and Plaid Make ACH Payments Easier | Circle Blog

Alex Behrens | September 23, 2021

See how Circle and Plaid bring easier bank verifications and transactions at the speed of the internet with USDC. Learn more!

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Multichain

USDC on TRON: High-Speed, On-Chain Value Transfers

Alex Behrens | September 14, 2021

TRON USDC is powering on-chain value transfer throughout the world, the most recent addition to the USDC multichain framework.

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Insights

PYMNTS.com survey finds international firms adopting digital assets

Alex Behrens | September 13, 2021

A recent survey by PYMNTS.com and Circle found international businesses are adopting digital assets. Learn more and read the full survey today!

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USDC

Crypto Custody: How Circle Stores USDC for Customers

Alex Behrens | September 10, 2021

Circle provides enterprise-class security for customer USD Coin (USDC) holdings, encompassing both cold storage and hot wallet security controls.

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Circle APIs

Circle Sandbox to Move From Ropsten to Goerli Ethereum Testnet

Gee Chuang | September 3, 2021

Circle Sandbox to move from Ropensten to Goerli Ethereum Testnet, enhancing reliability and stability

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Company Updates

AID:Tech Uses Circle Payment APIs to Deliver Disaster Relief

Alex Behrens | August 26, 2021

See how AID: Tech is using Circle infrastructure to power disaster relief payouts for those who need it most.

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Payments

How USDC Provides Fiat On & Off-Ramps for Crypto Startups

Alex Behrens | August 25, 2021

Circle Accounts provide fiat-to-crypto on and off ramps allowing crypto startups to offer conversion between USDC and fiat currencies.

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Company Updates

Evolving USDC Reserves to 100% Cash and Short Duration US Treasuries

Team Circle | August 22, 2021

Circle plans to move USDC reserves to 100% cash and short duration US treasuries. Learn more about this transition and see how Circle is driving innovation.

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How Syndicate DAOs and Circle Are Revolutionizing Investing

Alex Behrens | August 19, 2021

See how the combination of Syndicate DAOs and Circle infrastructure are powering the financial coordination of the emerging digital economy.

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Payments

The Role of Dollar Digital Currencies in International Payments

Alex Behrens | August 12, 2021

Learn about how dollar digital currencies are breaking new grounds in the international payments space.

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USDC

Circle Blog RSS Feed Integrated with Crypto.com USDC Price Page

Alex Behrens | August 10, 2021

Through Crypto.com’s USDC Price Page, you can now directly access Circle’s RSS news feed. Get the latest updates from the Circle Blog on a new platform!

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Company Updates

Our Journey to Become a National Digital Currency Bank

Jeremy Allaire | August 9, 2021

Circle to become a national commercial bank as part of its mission to create a new global economic system built on an internet-native foundation.

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NFTs

How USDC Provides an Easy-to-Use Payment Rail for NFT Games

Alex Behrens | August 2, 2021

Learn how Circle’s NFT payments solution is ideal for marketplaces and developers working on new NFT games.

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DeFi

USDC and the Rapid Rise of Stablecoins: Insights from Jeremy Allaire

Alex Behrens | July 28, 2021

Get the latests insights from Circle Co-founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire on the rapid rise of stablecoins like 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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Greater Transparency for USDC Reserves

Jeremy Allaire | July 20, 2021

With this latest reserve attestation, we are now including a breakdown of dollar-denominated reserve assets. Check out our attestation reports today!

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USDC

Mastercard Taps Circle for USDC Settlement Pilot

Alex Behrens | July 20, 2021

Mastercard will engage Circle and to pilot a new USDC settlement system to enable more streamlined crypto-to-fiat conversions. Learn more today!

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DeFi

The Role of USDC in DeFi Crypto Interest Markets

Alex Behrens | July 16, 2021

USDC has established itself as one of the most popular DeFi lending assets. Learn more about USDC in DeFi.

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Treasury

Stablecoins Will Transform Treasury Operations

Alex Behrens | July 15, 2021

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are already making their way onto corporate balance sheets, but stablecoins will transform treasury operations. Learn more!

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Multichain

Crypto Exchange Liquid Launches Trading for Stellar USDC

Alex Behrens | July 13, 2021

Stellar USDC is now available for trading on leading Asian crypto exchange Liquid, bringing reduced fees and deep liquidity to crypto traders.

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NFTs

Circle Sponsors NFT Vision Hack

Rachel Mayer | July 12, 2021

Circle is excited to sponsor NFT Vision Hack, a global online hackathon that bridges technology and art. Learn more about our involvement today!

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Business Payouts with USDC

Mass Payouts Made Easy: How to Use USDC for Global Payouts

Alex Behrens | July 9, 2021

Discover how Circle Payouts can help you process mass payouts seamlessly and globally using USDC. Get started by opening your Circle account today.

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Company Updates

Circle To Become a Public Company

Jeremy Allaire | July 8, 2021

We've entered into a definitive agreement that will result in Circle becoming a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Learn more!

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DeFi

Bringing Defi to Institutions: Insights from Jeremy Allaire

Alex Behrens | July 7, 2021

Learn what Circle Co-founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire sees next for the DeFi industry, and what it will take to bring DeFi to institutions around the world.

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DeFi

What to Look for in a DeFi Protocol

Alex Behrens | July 2, 2021

What should you look for before you start deploying capital into DeFi protocols? Take a look at this article from Circle to learn more about DeFi.

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Product Release

Circle Account and API services now support USDC on TRON

Team Circle | July 1, 2021

USDC is now available on the TRON blockchain! Enjoy access to the Circle Account and the full suite of Circle APIs for transaction and treasury services.

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Company Updates

Circle and Global Exchange Crypto.com Announce Partnership

Team Circle | June 28, 2021

The newest Circle partnership with Crypto.com will bring access to USD Coin (USDC) to millions of new users around the world.

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Treasury

Circle High Yield Products Licensed by the Bermuda Monetary Authority

Alex Behrens | June 25, 2021

Circle is proud to be regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority with a Class F (“Full”) DABA license, enabling products like Circle Yield. Learn more!

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Product Release

Circle DeFi APIs Make Compound Finance Global | Circle Blog

Team Circle | June 24, 2021

Businesses will soon be able to automate USDC flows into DeFi lending markets by leveraging Circle’s powerful DeFi API.

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USDC

USDC Market Cap Grows to $25 Billion | Circle Blog

Alex Behrens | June 23, 2021

Another USDC milestone with a market cap over $25 billion as businesses around the world adopt dollar digital currencies powered by blockchain technology.

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DeFi

The Benefits of DeFi for Businesses | Circle Blog

Alex Behrens | June 22, 2021

The DeFi markets are not just relevant for crypto investors. Learn how business can benefit from using stablecoins in the growing DeFi industry

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Circle, Maps.me Partner To Bring Benefits Of DeFi To More Consumers

Alex Behrens | June 17, 2021

Maps.me will leverage Circle infrastructure to bring great deals, cross-border payments, and DeFi access to millions of customers worldwide. Learn more!

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DeFi

The Growth of DeFi

Alex Behrens | June 16, 2021

DeFi has seen unprecedented growth in 2020 and 2021, fueled by stablecoin adoption, financial services for underbanked users, and remarkable innovation.

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DeFi

USD Coin and AMMs: The Role of USDC in DeFi Trading

Alex Behrens | June 11, 2021

DeFi is changing the way the world thinks about financial services and inclusion, and USDC has become an integral part of decentralized exchange operations

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USDC

USDC Reserve Attestation Report from Grant Thornton LLP — April 2021

Team Circle | June 10, 2021

USDC issued remain fully backed by US dollars held in reserve. Circulating supply stands at 14,697,267,257 USDC. Read the full report today!

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Circle announces Yield product for corporate treasury departments looking for high interest bearing yield products on stablecoins.
Product Release

Introducing Circle Yield, now in Early Access

Rachel Mayer | June 9, 2021

Circle Yield offers companies new, profitable ways to build corporate treasury programs via rapidly growing digital asset lending markets. Sign up today!

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Insights

Crypto Neo-Banking: Insights from Jeremy Allaire

Alex Behrens | June 4, 2021

Circle Co-founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire discussed the blockchain-powered neo-banking future in the Consensus 2021 keynote address.

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Company Updates

Circle Completes $440 Million Financing to Drive Growth

Team Circle | May 28, 2021

The financing, among the top 10 in private fintech investments, fuels our continued growth, organizational development and market expansion. Read more!

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Payments

How Dollar Digital Stablecoins Can Boost Financial Inclusion

Alex Behrens | May 26, 2021

Stablecoins serve as vehicles for low-cost transactions, boosting financial inclusion by making it easier to access financial services. Learn more!

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Circle's Financial & Operational Transparency | Circle Blog

Team Circle | May 25, 2021

Every month, the US dollar reserves for USDC are attested to by top 5 accounting services firm, Grant Thornton LLP. Read the latest report here!

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Featured

The Role of USDC in Institutional Trading

Alex Behrens | May 25, 2021

Learn how Circle infrastructure and USDC facilitate market makers and institutional traders in cryptocurrency markets, a faster, safer way to move value.

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USDC

USDC Reserve Attestation Report from Grant Thornton LLP — March 2021

Team Circle | May 25, 2021

The latest attestation report from Grant Thornton LLP. Circulating supply stands at 11,141,404,000 USDC. Read the full report today!

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Circle and Neobank Matrixport Announce Global Partnership

Jeremy Allaire | May 19, 2021

Leading crypto Neobank Matrixport is leveraging Circle API services to offer account funding through international wire transfers, settled in USDC.

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Company Updates

Circle Welcomes Mandeep Walia as Chief Compliance & Risk Officer

Jeremy Allaire | May 19, 2021

Mandeep joins Circle as our Chief Compliance and Risk Officer following an extensive career in the payments, banking and financial services industry.

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US Dollar Backed Stablecoin, USDC, passes $15 billion in circulation
USDC

Fiat-backed Stablecoin, USDC, Market Cap Crosses $15 Billion

Alex Behrens | May 11, 2021

There are now more than $15 billion in USDC dollar digital stablecoins in circulation, as businesses adopt Circle infrastructure and crypto markets surge.

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Company Updates

Circle Welcomes Jeremy Fox-Geen as Chief Financial Officer

Jeremy Allaire | May 11, 2021

Jeremy has decades of experience as a strategist, operator, and executive leading world class companies in the financial services industry. Learn more!

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Insights from Circle, CoinShares, and CMS Holdings
Treasury

The Search for Yield Comes to Digital Assets | Podcast Recap

Alex Behrens | May 6, 2021

Near-zero interest rates are making it harder than ever to find yield to beat inflation and generate returns. See How digital assets are changing the game.

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Tala, a financial services company for emerging markets, partners with Visa and partners with Circle to support the unbanked and underbanked.
USDC

Tala Partners with Visa, Taps Circle to Support the Unbanked

Alex Behrens | May 5, 2021

Tala is teaming up with Visa, Circle, and Stellar to bring financial inclusion and USDC settlement to millions of underserved citizens around the world

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Multichain

Solana USDC: Fast, Cost-Efficient, and Highly Scalable

Alex Behrens | May 4, 2021

Circle and Solana have brought USD Coin to one of the world's fastest blockchains. See why Solana USDC was a natural fit for Circle products and APIs

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USDC

USDC Reserve Attestation Report | February 2021

Team Circle | April 30, 2021

The latest attestation report from Grant Thornton LLP: USDC remains fully backed by USD held in reserve. Circulation is at 9,343,208,228 USDC. Learn more!

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Payments

Marketplace Payments For Internet Commerce with USDC

Alex Behrens | April 29, 2021

See how Circle Payments solutions are a perfect fit for digital marketplaces, delivering scalable marketplace payments infrastructure for internet commerce

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NFTs

NFTs and the Future of the Digital Content Economy - Circle

Alex Behrens | April 28, 2021

Get the top highlights from the recent 'NFTs and the Future of the Digital Content Economy' webinar featuring Gary Vaynerchuk and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire

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Ecosystem Spotlight

Arf: Instant Cross-Border Payment Network for Institutions

Team Circle | April 27, 2021

See how Arf is enabling instant cross-border payments for sending money around the globe and into native fiat currencies using the Arf Network.

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NFTs

How Circle Powers NFT Payments with USDC

Alex Behrens | April 22, 2021

See how Circle payment products bridge the gap for NFT sellers between the crypto ecosystem and traditional payment rails like cards and bank transfers.

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Circle chooses Signature Bank to secure reserves for USD Coin, a fully reserved fiat-backed stablecoin.
Company Updates

Circle Taps Signature Bank as Partner for USDC Reserves

Alex Behrens | April 22, 2021

Circle has selected Signature Bank as the leading institution to manage US dollar reserves backing USDC, and will join Signet™ for real-time payments.

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The Role of USDC in Global Crypto Capital Markets

Alex Behrens | April 20, 2021

Learn about the important role of digital dollar stablecoins like USDC for institutional traders in rapidly expanding global crypto capital markets.

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Clubhouse Recap about Visa and USDC Settlement Partnership with Circle, Anchorage, and Crypto.com
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Clubhouse Recap: Visa and USDC Settlement Partnership

Alex Behrens | April 15, 2021

Learn about Visa using USDC, staying on the cutting edge of payments, and what the future holds for financial infrastructure in a crypto-powered world.

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Discover the blockchains powering the USDC stablecoin ecosystem including Ethereum, Solana, Algorand, and Stellar.
Multichain

The Power of Multichain USDC: Ethereum, Solana, and more!

Alex Behrens | April 13, 2021

Learn more about the blockchains that support USD Coin (USDC) in providing digital dollar stablecoin transactions to a global, multichain ecosystem.

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Company Updates

Circle Welcomes Dante Disparte as Chief Strategy Officer

Jeremy Allaire | April 12, 2021

Dante brings decades of experience working on complex global financial and risk issues, and most recently served as EVP at Diem Association. Learn more.

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