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This Stunning Headline Proves Why Crypto May Perform Well in 2020

Crypto’s fundamental value has long been questioned by its cynics. They cite Bitcoin’s “slow” transaction speeds, the Ethereum DAO hack, and other...

Nick Chong | 1 month ago
First Bitcoin Exchange in Egypt Set to Begin Trading This Month
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Egyptian Central Bank Limits Cash Withdrawals, Bitcoin Fixes This

As panic and uncertainty mount due to the coronavirus, Egypt has become the latest country to limit bank withdrawals. Individuals can now only take out a maximum of $635 per day from...

Christina Comben | 2 months ago
Can Bitcoin Win the Influence Game Against CBDCs?
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Can Bitcoin Win the Influence Game Against CBDCs?

Bitcoin faced an intriguing precedent when it was accepted by a New South Wales court as collateral. Bitcoin Accepted as Collateral in Court Case BTC can be used to serve a security...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
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Japanese Ruling Party Lawmakers Push For Crypto Yen Launch

Reports are emerging that Japan has been urged to accelerate its central bank digital currency development in order to compete with China. Crypto Yen in 2020? According to Reuters a...

Martin Young | 4 months ago
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Federal Reserve Considers ‘FedCoin’ Digital Currency

The US Federal Reserve (Fed) is the latest major central bank to consider issuing its own digital currency. Last month, its European, British, and Japanese counterparts formed a group...

Anatol Antonovici | 4 months ago
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China Central Bank Injects Entire Bitcoin Market Cap Into its Economy

There is no denying that the economies of the world are slowing down. In order to prevent a complete collapse, central banks are flooding their markets with more money, and China has...

Martin Young | 4 months ago
Cambodia to Launch Digital Currency with Support of 11 Banks
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Cambodia to Launch Digital Currency with Support of 11 Banks

Two years after reports of a Cambodian cryptocurrency, the country is set to launch a central bank digital currency (CBDC) payment system. Project Bakong to Feature Centralized Digital...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 4 months ago
Bahrain Becomes Next Country to Trial Digital Currency
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Bahrain Becomes Next Country to Trial Digital Currency

The central bank of Bahrain is the first to pilot a new toolkit developed by the world economic forum. This toolkit will help Bahrain’s central bank determine if a Central Bank...

Ricardo Martinez | 4 months ago
Major Central Banks Form CBDC Think Tank
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Major Central Banks Form CBDC Think Tank

The Bank of Canada along with other central banks from Japan, Switzerland, England, Sweden, and the European Central Bank (ECB) are looking to work together as part of plans to create...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 4 months ago
RBA to Block Facebook's Libra in Australia
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RBA to Block Facebook’s Libra in Australia

Australia is the latest country to reject Libra — Facebook’s proposed digital currency payment project. The country’s central bank also says sovereign digital currencies are...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 5 months ago
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IMF Discusses Potential Role in CBDC Issuance

With the ongoing conversation surrounding central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is examining its potential role in future sovereign digital...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 5 months ago
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India Ends Disappointing Year in Crypto, Will 2020 Be Better?

Regardless of crypto market price action, some countries have had a better 2019 than others. India has been on the back foot for most of it as the central bank and regulators...

Martin Young | 6 months ago