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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
Bitcoin

Stablecoins Beat Bitcoin, Says ECB Presidential Hopeful

Francois Villeroy de Galhau of the European Central Bank (ECB) says stablecoins hold more promise than Bitcoin. The ECB policymaker says fiat-pegged crypto will have a place in the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 14, 2019 | 18:00
ECB
Bitcoin Businesses

First Bitcoin ATM Installed in ECB’s Own Backyard

Germany has just got its second Bitcoin ATM in Frankfurt, home of the European Central Bank, as the total worldwide machine count hits 4000 for the first time. Bitcoin ATM Arrives in...

Esther Kim | Nov 28, 2018 | 13:00
ECB
News

The ECB is Right: Bitcoin Was ‘Spawned’ By the Financial...

Cryptocurrency advocates continue to hit back at fresh criticism of Bitcoin from the European Central Bank (ECB), which on November 15 publicly called it the “evil spawn of the...

Esther Kim | Nov 16, 2018 | 14:00
ECB
News

Mario Draghi: Europe ‘Has No Plans to Issue Central Bank...

The European Central Bank has no intentions of issuing a central bank digital currency. According to its president Mario Draghi, the current economic conditions fail to justify a need...

Georgi Georgiev | Sep 17, 2018 | 21:00
ECB Tells Banks to Implement Instant Payments in Order to Compete with Bitcoin
News

ECB Tells Banks to Implement Instant Payments in Order to Compete...

Banks and financial institutions might need to embrace instant payments and bank transfers in order to be able to compete with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Competing with...

Ashour Iesho | Nov 30, 2017 | 17:45
EU
Blockchain

Europe Blockchain Fever: Public, Private Sectors Jumping on Board

Europe is taking blockchain technology and fintech solutions very seriously. All across the land, government officials, new startups, financial executives, and educators are promoting...

Jamie Redman | Apr 29, 2016 | 05:00

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