Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Regulation

EU Finance Ministers Place Defacto Ban on Libra

Libra’s ongoing organizational snags and run-ins with regulators continue into December, as EU finance ministers agreed Thursday that Libra cannot be launched in...

Mnuchin ‘Fine’ With Libra Launch, But Crypto Project Must ‘Fully’ Comply...

Steven Mnuchin, secretary of the U.S. Treasury, has no issue with the launch of the Facebook-led Libra project – as long as financial...

Deutsche Bank Research: Crypto to Replace Fiat Currencies by 2030

Per Deutsche Bank’s recent research, people’s heightened demand for dematerialized means of payment and anonymity could drive more individuals to digital currencies Source link...

CryptoBridge Closes Down and Waves Relaunches, DEXs Face Tough Times

CryptoBridge DEX is closing down in a hurry, forcing customers to complete KYC procedures within just two weeks to get their money back....

ECB Nominee Blames Resistance to Negative Rates on Financial Illiteracy

European Central Bank (ECB) executive board nominee and member of the German Council of Economic Experts, Isabel Schnabel, recently remarked at a...

RBI Governor Discusses Crypto and Central Bank Digital Currency

The governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Shaktikanta Das, spoke about cryptocurrency during a press conference on Thursday. He also talked...

Stablecoin Adoption Can Impact Economy, Warn Senior US Regulators

Senior U.S. financial regulators warn that stablecoins pose risks to the economy in an annual report from the Financial Stability Oversight Council Source...

Crypto Startups to Get up to $75,000 From the Government of...

Ukrainian crypto companies can now receive up to $75,000 each in the form of government sponsored grants. A special fund set up by...

Top US Financial Regulators Urge Monitoring of Digital Assets, Stablecoins

A panel of top U.S. financial regulators urged federal and state officials to monitor risks from digital assets like bitcoin. Source link

Video: Justin S. Wales on How the First Amendment Protects Bitcoin

In a tweet he posted on November 25, 2019, Carlton Fields Senior Counsel Justin S. Wales announced the publication of a unique research...