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Op-Ed

Bitcoin Disrupting Banking; Deutsche Bank To Cut 18,000 Jobs by 2022

Throughout history, the banking industry has always been vulnerable to a range of risks, but somehow, it has been able to survive for over three thousand years. But now, traditional...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin Regulation

New ECB Boss Christine Lagarde Could Enact Bitcoin Friendly Legislation

Bitcoin and crypto-supportive legislation could be on the way now that Christine Lagarde has been selected to serve as the new European Central Bank president. Will the ECB Support...

Eustace Cryptus | 11 months ago
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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 | 1 year ago
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 | 2 years ago
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News

The ECB is Right: Bitcoin Was ‘Spawned’ By the Financial Crisis (Created by the...

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 | 2 years ago
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News

IMF: Crypto Growth ‘Could Create Vulnerabilities’ In Economy

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) briefly cautioned on the impact of cryptocurrency as part of a new report on global finances. Report Highlights ‘Sources Of Risk’ The...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago
ECB
News

Mario Draghi: Europe ‘Has No Plans to Issue Central Bank Digital Currency’

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 | 2 years ago
FinTech

Estcoin Backs Down as Banking Authorities Bully Estonia

The small Baltic nation of Estonia has backed down on its plan to create a national cryptocurrency after drawing heat from Italian economist and President of the European Central Bank...

Adam James | 2 years ago
News

Bank Of France Governor: ECB Should Focus On Crypto Exchanges

Francois Villeroy de Galhau, governor of the Bank of France and policymaker at the European Central Bank (ECB), has said new laws are needed to target cryptocurrency exchanges. De...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago
Bank of International Settlements (BIS)
Altcoins

‘Central Bank Digital Currencies Could Destabilize the Global Economy’ Says Bank...

While the central banks of some countries are hoping to be a part of the virtual currency revolution, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is concerned about the repercussions...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
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News

European Central Bank: Bitcoin ‘Not The Answer To Cashless Society’

The European Central Bank (ECB) claimed Bitcoin is “not the answer to a cashless society” March 13 while also casting doubt on bank-issued digital currencies. Bitcoin...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago
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ICO It! Estonia Plans World First ‘Crypto Token’ Sale Despite Bank Warning

Estonia has announced it plans to become the world’s first country to launch an ICO despite warnings from the European Central Bank (ECB). Estonia’s Path To ICO...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago