Bitfinex said it would work with the Justice Department to regain possession of the stolen bitcoin.
A new survey indicated that Nigeria’s young, tech-savvy population is driving the cryto market globally.
Dogecoin has become one of the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap, hitting $253 billion in trading volume monthly.
Binance has garnered global scrutiny over the past couple of months.
The underlying concern is that cryptocurrencies are being used to conceal illegal transactions, including theft and drug deals, and potential tax evasion from traders.