Libra

January 24th 2020

Facebook’s Libra Is Driving Talks about CBDC in the World

An imminent discussion of digital currencies native to central banks of diverse countries has been sparked, and Facebook‘s Libra is at the heart and center of […]
January 17th 2020

Libra Association Forms Steering Committee to Guide Technical Development

The Libra Association — the government body of the eponymous stablecoin introduced by Facebook in late 2019 — has formed a new committee to guide the […]
January 16th 2020

Google Coin, Libra and Big Corporations Foray into Digital Currency

‘Google Coin’ : The media space is currently enthralled by the idea of big corporations venturing into digital currency. Facebook led the way for the big […]
January 9th 2020

Libra Trumps Bitcoin as a Payment System

Libra Association vice-chair, Dante Disparte says the proposed project and bitcoin (BTC) aren’t in direct competition. The Libra Association executive maintains that Libra can provide robust […]
January 6th 2020

ECB Policymaker Urges European Banks to Fight Libra & Private Cryptos

Jens Weidmann, president of Deutsche Bundesbank (Germany’s central bank) and policymaker for the European Central Bank (ECB) says banks in the region need to be wary […]
January 3rd 2020

German Central Bank President Calling On European Banks to Develop a Cheaper System to Combat Facebook’s Libra

Jens Weidmann, who is the president of Germany’s central bank and also an official of the European Central Bank in an interview with one of the […]
December 23rd 2019

Facebook Loses Data for 267 Million Users, Calls Libra Security Into Question – BeInCrypto

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December 19th 2019

What’s next for Facebook’s Libra? It may have little to do with the coin

It wouldn’t be a stretch to say that the biggest crypto-related announcement this year came from outside its ecosystem. Facebook’s announcement of Libra, a global cryptocurrency […]
December 18th 2019

Facebook Can’t Even Look After Its Hard Drives, How Can It Launch Libra? – BeInCrypto

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December 6th 2019

Mnuchin Has No Problem With Libra Crypto Launch; Agrees With Powell, No Need For A Digital Dollar

Steven Mnuchin, the US Treasury Secretary said that he and Jerome Powell, the Federal Reserve Chairman, think the US doesn’t need to create a digital currency […]
December 3rd 2019

As Facebook Faces New Inquiry, Libra Looks Unlikely to Earn Public Trust – BeInCrypto

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December 3rd 2019

Facebook’s Libra Is Reportedly Playing A Vital Role In Bitcoin Market Downturn

Facebook’s Libra project triggered a lot of excitement when the issue first came up in the crypto space, but then the controversies kept popping up, and […]
December 2nd 2019

2020 Crystal Ball: Predictions for the Economy, Politics, Technology, and More

And we thought predicting 2019 was difficult! Every year, the editors and writers of Fortune take on the unenviable task of predicting the year ahead: in […]
November 22nd 2019

Libra, CBDCs not considered industry risks by institutional clients: Report

Binance Research has released the second edition of its Institutional Market Insights report, the first edition of which was released back in June. The report has been […]
November 22nd 2019

PayPal CEO Explains Why They Left the Libra Association

Dan Schulman said during an interview that he is indeed a hodler of Bitcoin. Schulman stopped by Fortune for an interview where he discussed several […]
November 19th 2019

Facebook Project Libra: Testnet Logs More Than 51,000 Transactions

Facebook was recently in the spotlight when Ripple‘s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, highlighted his concern about the project. He’s blaming the social media giant Facebook for all […]
November 12th 2019

Mastercard Explains Reasons it Pulled out of Facebook’s Libra Crypto Project – NewsLogical

The reason Mastercard dropped out of the Libra project was the discrepancy surrounding the digital coin and some basic norms for regulating payments. This says co-president […]
November 8th 2019

Launch A Real-Time Payments System Before Libra, FTC Commissioner Tells Federal Reserve

According to FTC Commissioner, the impending Facebook led Libra project should be reason enough for the US Federal Reserve to develop its own instantaneous payments system, […]
November 8th 2019

Libra or ‘Megabank Monopoly’ may be confronted by ‘Public Competitor’ FedNow

Libra is in the shadow of the Federal Reserve. Since Facebook unveiled Libra, the world of digital payments has not been the same. Within a few […]
November 7th 2019

Facebook’s David Marcus Sells Libra as a Currency, Because Bitcoin Apparently Isn’t

Facebook Libra lead David Marcus doesn’t believe bitcoin is a currency. Its volatility keeps it from becoming a currency, he explained. Bitcoin is more aking to […]
November 5th 2019

Ethereum’s Co-founder lays down the roadmap for Facebook’s Libra

Libra will have company soon. When it was unveiled in June 2019, it was seen as the next frontier for technology companies the world over. To […]
November 5th 2019

Trading regulator says stablecoins like Libra should be regulated under securities laws – Libra News

Facebook’s stablecoin project seems to find no escape to light for now. According to the latest report by Reuters, global securities and futures trading regulator, the […]
November 4th 2019

Ripple CEO Comments on Libra and XRP MoneyGram Partnership (+ Beware XRP Giveaway Scams)

Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, in a recent interview with CNBC today morning commented on a couple of issues surrounding cryptocurrencies including Libra and the XRP ecosystem. […]
November 4th 2019
Libra and Bitcoin Are Apples to Oranges, Messari Founder Says

Libra and Bitcoin Are Apples to Oranges, Messari Founder Says

Jul.12 — Jill Carlson, Slow Ventures principal, and Ryan Selkis, Messari founder and chief executive officer, discuss Facebook Inc.’s plans for a new … source