Weekly recap of the happenings in the cryptocurrency space

Weekly Recap in the cryptocurrency space.

• US judge rules Ripple XRP is not a security.

• US inflation falls to 3%, lower than expectations.

• Europe to launch first spot Bitcoin ETF this month.

• Former SEC Chairman says Spot Bitcoin ETFs should be approved.

• Coinbase relists Ripple XRP.

• $9 trillion asset manager, BlackRock, CEO says crypto will transcend international currencies due to global demand.

• SEC acknowledges BlackRock’s Spot Bitcoin ETF application.

• SEC acknowledges Fidelity, VanEck, WidsomTree, and Invesco Spot Bitcoin ETF applications.

• Bank of America ordered to pay $250 million for charging illegal fees and opening credit-card accounts without customer consent.

• Australian Securities Exchange receives its first spot Bitcoin ETF application.