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Op-Ed

Why We Should Never Hope For A Central Bank Of Bitcoin

Bitcoin economist, Tuur Demeester, explains why the idea of a ‘Central Bank’ of Bitcoin would create more problems than it would solve.   Bitcoin Exchanges Similar To...

Emilio Janus | May 15, 2019 | 03:00
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Bitcoin

Argentina Central Bank’s Inability to Stop Inflation is Forcing...

As Argentina’s inflation rate skyrockets to its highest level since 1992, people are increasingly turning to Bitcoin as an alternative. Inflation in Argentina Surpasses 54 Percent...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Apr 17, 2019 | 18:00
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Bitcoin

Spain’s Central Bank: Bitcoin Inefficient As Large-Scale...

Spain’s Central Bank, Banco de España (BDE), has published a report stating that Bitcoin is inefficient as a payment system. It may, however, have slightly missed the boat, as...

Emilio Janus | Feb 17, 2019 | 09:00
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Breaking News

France Starts Selling Bitcoin At 6 Tobacco Shops – 6,500 By...

An initiative to sell Bitcoin (BTC) in France’s 24,000 tobacco kiosks has tentatively launched despite votes of no confidence from the central bank and other sources. 6 Tobacconists...

Esther Kim | Jan 09, 2019 | 08:00
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News

BIS Reports 70% of Central Banks Are Studying Cryptocurrencies

A new report published by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) shows that the majority of central banks are studying central bank digital currencies (CBDC). However, most of...

Georgi Georgiev | Jan 08, 2019 | 16:00
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Uncategorized

The New World Reserve Currency Will Invariably Be Bitcoin, Says Max...

In his first New Year show, Max Keiser looks at what an increasingly de-globalized, de-dollarized world could mean for Bitcoin. Swift Decline For The Dollar One catalyst for the...

Emilio Janus | Jan 02, 2019 | 19:00
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News

Netherlands Central Bank: We Don’t Consider Cryptocurrency To...

The central bank of the Netherlands has issued new comments on cryptocurrency this week, continuing a popular narrative from the banking sector that it is “not money.”...

Wilma Woo | Aug 03, 2018 | 14:30
News

Bank of Canada: Proof-of-Work Beats Alternative Consensus Systems

Canada’s central bank has championed proof-of-work (PoW) algorithms as part of a new research paper on Blockchain consensus. ‘Irretrievable Sunk Costs’ In its Staff...

Wilma Woo | Jul 25, 2018 | 11:00
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News

Russia Central Bank: Crypto Risk To Global Finance...

The central bank of Russia has repeated its stance on cryptocurrency in its latest statistical bulletin, claiming its impact on global stability is “small.” No Threat To Financial...

Wilma Woo | May 31, 2018 | 15:00
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News

Russia’s Central Bank Says It ‘Will Not Ban...

Russia’s Central Bank has said it is “not considering a ban on Bitcoin,” according to its latest public statements. Central Bank: ‘No Concrete Ban’ The comments came...

William Suberg | Jan 13, 2017 | 10:00
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Altcoin News

MineCoin ‘Central Bank’ Claims to Solve Cryptocurrency...

Minex, the team behind MineCoin, has announced a new “ecosystem.” Aimed at decreasing price volatility, the firm said the platform will make “MineCoin as [sic] a new payment unit...

Bitcoinist | Sep 20, 2016 | 15:00

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