Tag Archive: Steven Mnuchin

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    President Trump Bans US Citizens from Buying Venezuela’s Petro

    The Venezuelan Petro’s alleged astronomical success could be under threat as US President Trump puts plans in process to prohibit American citizens from purchasing the digital currency. It seems as if President Trump has thrown a cog in the apparent billion-dollar machine that is Venezuela’s Petro. According to Bloomberg, the US president issued a prohibition order on Monday banning the country’s citizens from going anywhere near the South American country’s first state-issued virtual currency. To

    · March 19, 2018 · 4:00 pm
  • IMF's Christine Lagarde Sees Cryptocurrencies Potential For 'Dollarization 2.0' Bitcoin, Bitcoin Regulation, News, News teaser

    IMF: Cryptocurrency Regulation is ‘Inevitable’

    The cryptocurrency market has largely operated free from regulation since Bitcoin first came about in 2009. With crypto on everyone’s minds these days, however, the IMF says Bitcoin regulation is an unavoidable eventuality. “It’s Inevitable” According to International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde, it’s not a matter of “if” cryptocurrencies will be regulated by world governments, but rather “when.” Explained Lagarde to CNNMoney: It’s inevitable. It’s clearly a domain where we need international regulation

    · February 12, 2018 · 11:00 am
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    US Government Fears Bitcoin Will Be the Next “Swiss Bank Account”

    Bitcoin’s explosive growth is dramatically disrupting the monetary and banking system to such an extent that banking and government authorities are sounding the alarm. In effect, the chief of the U.S. Treasury now fears that Bitcoin will become like a “Swiss Bank Account.” Bitcoin Defies the Banking System Bitcoin lets you have your private bank in your electronic wallet. As a result, Bitcoin will eventually render the fiat monetary and banking system obsolete. Hence, U.S. Treasury

    · January 12, 2018 · 6:30 pm