BitMEX to Provide Cryptocurrency Data via Terminal

BitMEX, a cryptocurrency exchange and derivative trading platform, now provides cryptocurrency data to Refinitiv’s Eikon Terminal, a spin-off from the main rival of Bloomberg’s well-known financial data terminals. CryptoCompare, a crypto market data firm that has a long-standing partnership with Refinitiv, facilitated the collaboration between the terminal and exchange, according to CryptoCompare’s CEO Charles Hayter.…

Iranian Cryptocurrency Miners May Lose Subsidized Electricity

Cryptocurrency miners in Iran could be charged with higher electricity bills should the country’s government begin calculating their electricity prices in “real prices,” according to The Financial Tribune. Iran’s Deputy Energy Minister Homayoun Haeri is pushing for cryptocurrency miners to pay power bills at rates equivalent to those charged for electricity exports, per the report.…