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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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07Oct/19

CoinFlex to Offer ‘Prediction Futures’ on Whether Libra Launches in 2020

A crypto derivatives exchange is launching physically-delivered futures contracts that will be settled based on whether Facebook’s Libra does or does not launch in 2020. According to Bloomberg’s report on Oct. 7,Read More…

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05Oct/19

US Response to Facebook’s Libra Is ‘Ridiculous,’ says Coinbase CEO

Brian Armstrong, CEO and co-founder of major crypto exchange Coinbase, tweeted on Oct. 5 that he expects the United States government to react to China’s stablecoin project by reconsidering its “ridiculous” responseRead More…

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24Sep/19

Major Banks Santander, MUFG Lead $14M Investment in Securitize

Securitize, a Coinbase-backed token issuance protocol, raised $14 million in a funding round led by the venture capital (VC) wings of major commercial banks.  The San Francisco-based startup has conducted an extensionRead More…

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17Sep/19

German Finance Minister Says Gov’t Must Reject Facebook’s Libra Coin

German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz stated that policymakers cannot accept parallel currencies such as Facebook’s proposed Libra stablecoin. Prevent stablecoins from becoming alternative currencies As reported by Reuters, on Sept. 17, GermanRead More…

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05Sep/19

Crypto Giant Binance Launches Token Airdrop Following JEX Acquisition

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance plans to launch a token airdrop as part of the company’s acquisition of JEX, a crypto-asset trading platform. In a Sept. 5 announcement, Binance again revealed the acquisitionRead More…

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