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BIS Says Crypto Weaknesses Have Materialized Following Market Sell-Off
BIS Says Crypto Weaknesses Have Materialized Following Market Sell-Off
Peter Schiff Warns Economic Downturn in the US 'Will Be Much Worse Than the Great Recession'
Peter Schiff Warns Economic Downturn in the US 'Will Be Much Worse Than the Great Recession'
Bitcoin Miners Reach the Halfway Point to the Next Block Reward Halving
Bitcoin Miners Reach the Halfway Point to the Next Block Reward Halving
Top ECB Official Ramps Up Anti-Crypto Rhetoric, Calls for Global Regulations
Top ECB Official Ramps Up Anti-Crypto Rhetoric, Calls for Global Regulations
Could the Government Confiscate Gold Again? A Look at Today's 'Emergencies' and Revisiting Executive Order 6102
Could the Government Confiscate Gold Again? A Look at Today's 'Emergencies' and Revisiting Executive Order 6102
Vaneck Report Calculates Bitcoin Price Could Tap $4.8M if BTC Becomes the Global Reserve Currency
Vaneck Report Calculates Bitcoin Price Could Tap $4.8M if BTC Becomes the Global Reserve Currency
IMF Warns Ongoing War in Europe Will Have a 'Severe Impact on the Global Economy'
IMF Warns Ongoing War in Europe Will Have a 'Severe Impact on the Global Economy'
13 Years Ago Today, Satoshi Nakamoto Published the First Forum Post Introducing Bitcoin
13 Years Ago Today, Satoshi Nakamoto Published the First Forum Post Introducing Bitcoin
Global Markets, Bitcoin Defy Expectations After Fed's Hawkish Taper Plan Announcement
Global Markets, Bitcoin Defy Expectations After Fed's Hawkish Taper Plan Announcement
90% of Bitcoin's Supply Cap Has Been Issued, Miners Have 119 Years Left to Mine BTC
90% of Bitcoin's Supply Cap Has Been Issued, Miners Have 119 Years Left to Mine BTC
Central Banks of France, Switzerland and BIS Complete Cross-Border CBDC Trial
Central Banks of France, Switzerland and BIS Complete Cross-Border CBDC Trial
Experts Believe a Common African Cryptocurrency Can Boost Trade and Sustain Growth After Covid-19
Experts Believe a Common African Cryptocurrency Can Boost Trade and Sustain Growth After Covid-19
ECB Paper Marks Success Factors for CBDCs, Digital Euro
ECB Paper Marks Success Factors for CBDCs, Digital Euro
Zanzibar Government Keen to Get Stakeholders' View on Cryptocurrencies
Zanzibar Government Keen to Get Stakeholders' View on Cryptocurrencies
Nigerian Judge Rules in Favor of Accused Crypto Startup, Accounts to Be Reopened
Nigerian Judge Rules in Favor of Accused Crypto Startup, Accounts to Be Reopened
Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele Taunts Economist Steve Hanke After Bitcoin's Price Skyrockets
Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele Taunts Economist Steve Hanke After Bitcoin's Price Skyrockets
G7 Finance Ministers and Bankers Adopt Guidelines for Central Bank Digital Currencies
G7 Finance Ministers and Bankers Adopt Guidelines for Central Bank Digital Currencies
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Seeks Public Opinion on Central Bank Digital Currency
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Seeks Public Opinion on Central Bank Digital Currency
'Faster and Cheaper Cross-Border Transfers' — Banking Report Led by BIS Highlights the Benefits of Cryptocurrency
'Faster and Cheaper Cross-Border Transfers' — Banking Report Led by BIS Highlights the Benefits of Cryptocurrency
African Economist Says Regulated Cryptocurrencies Are Reasonable Alternative to Single Trade Currency
African Economist Says Regulated Cryptocurrencies Are Reasonable Alternative to Single Trade Currency
Digital Euro Project Gets Going as ECB Launches Investigation Phase
Digital Euro Project Gets Going as ECB Launches Investigation Phase
11% of Central Bankers Consider 'Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin' Gold Alternatives: UBS Survey
11% of Central Bankers Consider 'Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin' Gold Alternatives: UBS Survey
Gold Spikes Higher as Fed's Minutes Report Looms, Central Bank Bullion Purchases Begin to Swell
Gold Spikes Higher as Fed's Minutes Report Looms, Central Bank Bullion Purchases Begin to Swell
Palestinians Ponder Digital Currency as Move for Monetary Independence
Palestinians Ponder Digital Currency as Move for Monetary Independence
Swiss, French Central Banks to Trial Wholesale CBDC Settlements With BIS and Private Sector
Swiss, French Central Banks to Trial Wholesale CBDC Settlements With BIS and Private Sector
G7 Finance Chiefs to Publish Common Rules for State-Issued Digital Currencies This Year
G7 Finance Chiefs to Publish Common Rules for State-Issued Digital Currencies This Year
ECB: Digital Euro to Boost Global Appeal of European Money, Fight ‘Artificial Currencies’
ECB: Digital Euro to Boost Global Appeal of European Money, Fight ‘Artificial Currencies’
Danish Central Banker Tempted to Ignore Cryptocurrency — Sees Real Threat in 'Big Tech Invading Currency Area'
Danish Central Banker Tempted to Ignore Cryptocurrency — Sees Real Threat in 'Big Tech Invading Currency Area'
'Chinese Invented Paper Money and They Will End It'- Brazil’s Far-Left Praises Digital Yuan  
'Chinese Invented Paper Money and They Will End It'- Brazil’s Far-Left Praises Digital Yuan  
Kenyan Regulator Commends Its Regulatory Sandbox— Says the Test Phase Enables It to Have Interactions With Innovators
Kenyan Regulator Commends Its Regulatory Sandbox— Says the Test Phase Enables It to Have Interactions With Innovators
Venture Capitalist Proposes a Single Decentralized Crypto as a Solution to Boost Africa's Inter-Regional Trade
Venture Capitalist Proposes a Single Decentralized Crypto as a Solution to Boost Africa's Inter-Regional Trade
Danske Bank Lowers Negative Rate Threshold,  Denmark’s Business Minister Says 'Enough is Enough'
Danske Bank Lowers Negative Rate Threshold, Denmark’s Business Minister Says 'Enough is Enough'
The Global Economy Comes Before Savers: ECB President Christine Lagarde Defends Negative Interest Rates
The Global Economy Comes Before Savers: ECB President Christine Lagarde Defends Negative Interest Rates
An ECB Board Member Attacks Bitcoin, Says It 'Does Not Fulfill the Basic Properties of Money'
An ECB Board Member Attacks Bitcoin, Says It 'Does Not Fulfill the Basic Properties of Money'
African Migrants Are Turning to Cryptocurrency Platforms for 'Low-Fee Remittances'
African Migrants Are Turning to Cryptocurrency Platforms for 'Low-Fee Remittances'
Microsoft President Says the World Is Best Served When Currencies Are Issued and Backed by Governments
Microsoft President Says the World Is Best Served When Currencies Are Issued and Backed by Governments
Goldman Sachs Reports Rising Customer Demand for BTC: Predicts an 'Explosion' in the Use of Digital Currencies
Goldman Sachs Reports Rising Customer Demand for BTC: Predicts an 'Explosion' in the Use of Digital Currencies
BIS Chief Banker Criticizes Bitcoin as Inherently Risky, Says BTC Vulnerable to 51% Attack
BIS Chief Banker Criticizes Bitcoin as Inherently Risky, Says BTC Vulnerable to 51% Attack
Economist Slams ECB Chief Lagarde’s Bitcoin Remarks as Dangerous for Cryptocurrency Regulation
Economist Slams ECB Chief Lagarde’s Bitcoin Remarks as Dangerous for Cryptocurrency Regulation
IMF Says Only 23% of Central Banks Can Legally Issue Digital Currencies
IMF Says Only 23% of Central Banks Can Legally Issue Digital Currencies
The US Dollar's Share of Global Reserve Currencies Drops as Japanese Yen's Share Increases
The US Dollar's Share of Global Reserve Currencies Drops as Japanese Yen's Share Increases
Snowden Puzzled by Bitcoin's Lack of Scaling and Privacy, Says Devs 'Had Years to Do It'
Snowden Puzzled by Bitcoin's Lack of Scaling and Privacy, Says Devs 'Had Years to Do It'
IMF Cautions Central Banks May Have to Rethink What Constitutes Reserves
IMF Cautions Central Banks May Have to Rethink What Constitutes Reserves
As Citizens Suffer Central Banks Flush Trading Houses With Trillions, Ease Corporate Strains
As Citizens Suffer Central Banks Flush Trading Houses With Trillions, Ease Corporate Strains
Testnet of Facebook's Much Vaunted Stablecoin Only Executes 6 Transactions per Second
Testnet of Facebook's Much Vaunted Stablecoin Only Executes 6 Transactions per Second
Cryptocurrencies Prove Central Bank Models Are Obsolete, Says Professor
Cryptocurrencies Prove Central Bank Models Are Obsolete, Says Professor
Christine Lagarde: 'The European Central Bank Cannot Go Bankrupt or Run Out of Money'
Christine Lagarde: 'The European Central Bank Cannot Go Bankrupt or Run Out of Money'
Hyperinflation and Rent Controls - 2020's Telltale Signs of Economic Distress Haunts Many Nations
Hyperinflation and Rent Controls - 2020's Telltale Signs of Economic Distress Haunts Many Nations
Hedge Fund Manager Brian Kelly Says Increasing Institutional Interest in Bitcoin Down to its Fixed Supply
Hedge Fund Manager Brian Kelly Says Increasing Institutional Interest in Bitcoin Down to its Fixed Supply
Bitcoin Volatility Expected to Rise After the US Presidential Election
Bitcoin Volatility Expected to Rise After the US Presidential Election