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Head of IMF Christine Lagarde Says States “Should Consider State-backed Digital Currency”
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Head of IMF Christine Lagarde Says States “Should Consider State-backed Digital Currency”
Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, has used a speech at the Singapore Fintech Festival to advocate that states across the world should consider issuing digital currencies. The IMF hasn’t always been the biggest fan of crypto. In a report entitled the World Economic Outlook released last month, they cited the rise of cryptocurrency as among “Challenges to Steady Growth” globally. Lagarde has herself been critical of cryptocurrencies,…
Binance CEO Says Crypto Market is Still Looking Good
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Binance CEO Says Crypto Market is Still Looking Good
Changpeng Zhao (CZ), CEO of the leading crypto exchange Binance, struck a positive note, saying that crypto market remains in a good position. Speaking in CNBC‘s Crypto Trader show, CZ seemed unconcerned by the slump that has hoarded the crypto industry since the turn of the year. Crypto market is still growing Bitcoin reached its all-time peak so far on December 17th, briefly climbing above the $20,000 mark. However, the…
Manager for Bank of International Settlements Bashes Crypto (Again)
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Manager for Bank of International Settlements Bashes Crypto (Again)
The general manager of the Bank for International Settlements, Agustín Carstens, is known to make cryptocurrency-averse remarks. He has now been at it again, speaking at the University of Miami Business School’s 70th anniversary. More specifically, Carstens told the crowd that Bitcoin, and cryptocurrency in general, did not hold any economic value. In addition to this, he also noted that it would even be false to call cryptocurrencies ”currencies” at…
“Great Promotion” - Apple Blocks Crypto Podcast, Then Restores It After Twitter Barrage
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“Great Promotion” – Apple Blocks Crypto Podcast, Then Restores It After Twitter Barrage
Cryptocurrency podcast “Off the Chain,” produced by Anthony Pompliano, a partner at Morgan Creek was inexplicably removed from the iTunes store before being restored, for which Pompliano thanks fans who criticised Apple for its actions. The adage, “there’s no such thing as bad publicity”, is well known and appears to be true in the case of the “Off the Chain” podcast, which was inexplicably removed from the Apple store app…