Fed chair Powell: A central bank digital currency could improve the payment system in the U.S.

Jerome Powell, the chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, has acknowledged that a central bank digital currency (CBDC) could lead to improvements in the broader payment system in the U.S. During a panel discussion on cross-border payments hosted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday, Powell said that “there are a number of ways […]

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The curious case of Coinbase — employees driven out by ‘apolitical’ stance By Cointelegraph

The curious case of Coinbase — employees driven out by ‘apolitical’ stance America’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, made headlines over the past few weeks for an internal culture change that effectively told employees that there will be no space for social activism within its walls. Furthermore, a recently leaked audio apparently reveals that most employees […]

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Ethereum to Pump MORE than Bitcoin Pre-Halving!?

Is Ethereum getting ready to takeover the crypto markets for 2020!? Decentralized Finance (DeFi) is dominated by Etherreum & soon a couple massive DeFi protocols are launching, including a stablecoin to rule them all? Although many fakes & copycats are coming to try and take away from true decentralization. Binance & Tron ring a bell? […]

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Bitcoin Critic Peter Schiff’s Bank Under Spotlight in Global Tax Probe

A Puerto Rico-based bank founded by gold bug and long-time bitcoin skeptic Peter Schiff is under investigation over suspicions it facilitated tax evasion for “high-risk” clients. According to reports on Saturday by several large media organizations in Australia and the U.S., Schiff’s Euro Pacific Bank has become the focus of a major global tax evasion […]

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