20Mar/20

Fed Stands Ready to Replace Infected Greenbacks With Clean Bills

The Federal Reserve is ready to flood the U.S. with coronavirus-free banknotes – but doesn’t anticipate that happening just yet, according to a spokesman for the central bank’s Philadelphia branch. For now,Read More…

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09Mar/20

You Call That Volatility? Bitcoin Traders Scoff at Wall Street’s Gyrations

It was just another Monday in the notoriously volatile cryptocurrency markets, which stay open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Traders in the 11-year-old digital-asset industry described few changes inRead More…

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13Feb/20

Could a Digital Dollar Compete on Privacy? Fed Chairman Powell Hints It Might

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has given advocates of financial privacy a glimmer of hope – and hinted at how the U.S. might competitively position a future digitized dollar. In testimony beforeRead More…

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06Feb/20

US Fed Is Exploring Potential for Digital Currency, Says Board Member

A member of the United States Federal Reserve’s board of governors has signalled that the institution is more open to the idea of central bank digital currency than previously. Lael Brainard —Read More…

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17Nov/19

Bitcoin Revolution Meets Protestant Reformation, Crypto Drives Change?

A bit of historical research was making the rounds on social media recently, a monograph that compares the 21st century emergence of Bitcoin, encryption, the internet and millennials with the Protestant ReformationRead More…

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17Oct/19

Fed Governor Warns: Facebook’s Libra Users Lack Clear Rights

A member of the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors has said that Facebook’s Libra could pose risks to consumers due to a lack of clarity over their rights with respect to theRead More…

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