Libra

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Digital yuan nears launch as China sweats over Libra

BEIJING -- China appears on track to launch a sovereign digital currency next year, becoming the first major country to do so, as Beijing aims to track...

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Private and Central Bank Digital Currencies

Facebook’s Libra was a major topic of discussion at a workshop recently hosted by the Atlanta Fed, writes Larry Wall, a director for the bank’s Center for Financial Innovation ...

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Are cryptocurrencies losing their appeal?

Since the Libra announcement things seemed to have changed. It feels like the crypto market is trying to replace or compete with traditional finance. In...

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David Marcus, Facebook’s Libra Defender

David Marcus removed his tie, undid the top two buttons of his shirt, and ordered a bourbon. Five days earlier, on Oct. 11, Marcus, the executive leading Facebook’s ambitious and controversial ...

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Mnuchin 'Fine' With Libra Launch, But Crypto Project Must 'Fully' Comply With AML Rules - CoinDesk

Steven Mnuchin, secretary of the U.S. Treasury, has no issue with the launch of the Facebook-led ...

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Lawmakers Eye Increased Libra Oversight | PYMNTS.com

Facebook’s planned cryptocurrency Libra may see increased regulatory oversight, at least if new legislation introduced in the U.S. Congress comes to...

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Global Financial Watchdogs Take Aim at Big Tech's Data Dominance

Google, Alibaba and other "Big Tech" companies could be forced to share data on financial services...

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No Libra style digital currencies without rules, say EU finance ministers – TechCrunch

European Union finance ministers have agreed a defacto ban on the launch in the region of so-called...

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EU agrees tough line on digital currencies like Facebook's Libra

Private digital currencies like Facebook's Libra should not be allowed in the European Union until...

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BRIEF-ECM Libra Financial Group Says Qtrly Net Profit 33.8 Mln RGT

ECM Libra Financial Group Bhd: * ECM LIBRA FINANCIAL GROUP BHD - QTRLY NET PROFIT 33.8 MILLION RGT Source text http://bit.ly/2KUCHWx Further company coverage:

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Stablecoins have no chance to surpass Bitcoin – Adam Back

Bitcoin is far more superior to corporate or state-issued stablecoins. Blockstream CEO Adam Back...

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A Bipartisan Bill In Congress Defines ‘Managed Stablecoins’ As Securities

Of course the bill is still in its preliminary stages, but the bill is an exclamation point of...

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What Really Pushed PayPal Out of Facebook’s Libra Project

In October, PayPal (PYPL) led the exit of one-quarter of Libra’s original partners, dealing a blow...

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So Venus Is Transiting Through Capricorn Right Now—and Your Relationships Are About to Get *Serious*

The earth signs Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn are having the most fun with this transit, while the...

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Libra Network Logged Over 30 Projects in Past Two Months of Testing

The Libra Association, the entity behind Facebook’s forthcoming eponymous stablecoin, has logged...

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New bill would make Facebook's cryptocurrency a security under the law, inviting greater regulation

A bipartisan team of senators introduced a bill Thursday that would make Facebook's cryptocurrency ...

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Ripple USD

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg plans to tell lawmakers that the company won't be a part of launching its Libra digital currency anywhere in the world until U.S. ...

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Facebook's Libra launch was 'ridiculously stupid,' blockchain boss says | Currency News | Financial...

Facebook's unveiling of its proposed Libra cryptocurrency this summer was "ridiculously stupid,"...

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Zuckerberg met with Trump during Libra hearing

US President Donald Trump had dinner with Mark Zuckerberg when the tech titan testified before Congress about Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency Libra....

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Too Early to Tell if Libra Is a Security, CFTC Chairman Says

Heath Tarbert, chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), says it is not yet...

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Paypal CEO Talks About Leaving Facebook's Libra, Blockchain, And Owning Bitcoin

PayPal was one of the first to bow out of Facebook's Libra Association in October, with other major...

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Libra has logged over 51,000 mock transactions despite regulatory pushback

Facebook announced the Libra project in June this year, and now the Libra Association has posted an...

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US lawmakers: ‘Libra is a security’

US lawmakers have introduced legislation that would classify Facebook’s upcoming cryptocurrency Libra as a security – subjecting it to more stringent...

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Libra Association Members Still Helping Each Other As Bison Trails Secures $25 Million Funding

Facebook's Libra project appears to be in the throes of a massive regulatory battle as, globally,...

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Libra developers launch pre-mainnet of the project

The pre-mainnet is a functional copy of the future Libra's net. The team plans to hold collaborative events to attract developers to the project....

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'Tis the season to get stuff done thanks to Mars in Scorpio—here's what this means for your sign

For the past month, Mars has been in the sign of Libra, which is where it’s least comfortable. Keep...

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Rajya Sabha remembers Arun Jaitley, Ram Jethmalani, Jagannath Mishra | News - Times of India Videos

Rajya Sabha remembered Jagannath Mishra, Arun Jaitley, Sukhdev Singh Libra, Ram Jethmalani, Gurudas...

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Facebook's Libra could change how money works. Is that a good thing? - CNN Video

In the midst of intense regulatory scrutiny, is Facebook the right company to take cryptocurrency...

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US Fed admits Libra has potential to ‘rapidly’ achieve mass adoption

The U.S. Federal Reserve, the country’s central bank, has said that stablecoin projects such as...

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This Tiny Crypto Startup Has Lessons for Libra’s ‘Unbanked’ Dreams

Out of dozens of token projects that supposedly aimed to offer financial services like remittances...

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US Fed admits Libra has potential to ‘rapidly’ achieve widespread adoption

The U.S. Federal Reserve, the country’s central bank, has said that stablecoin projects such as...

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Computer software pioneer John McAfee rips Facebook's Libra project

The computer programmer who pioneered McAfee antivirus software criticized Facebook in an interview...

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Moonday Mornings: Russia’s security agency reportedly linked to $450M cryptocurrency loss

1. According to a BBC Russia investigation, the country’s Federal Security Service (FSB) could be...

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Your Horoscope for the Week of November 17

Up first, warrior planet Mars leaves Libra for Scorpio, helping us wrestle with more problematic arenas of sex (like jealousy and lust.) On Wednesday,...

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U.S. can’t let criminals get the upper hand by using China’s coming cryptocurrency

You may not like Facebook’s FB, -0.67% proposed Libra (pseudo) cryptocurrency, Zuckerberg implied,...

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Facebook’s Libra testnet has logged over 51,000 transactions, deployed 34 projects

In a blog post, Libra Association developer Michael Engle said that the Libra testnet has registered...

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Bitcoin’s Best Use; Plus, Zuckerberg’s Libra Is Heroic

EST, increasing from $8,787.11 to an intra-day high of $9,123.34 less than 10 minutes later. Bitcoin...

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Libra jitters as Facebook Pay launched

The future of the under-fire Libra project has been thrown into doubt by the launch of Facebook Pay, a new digital payments system. Users will eventually...

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Meet the Facebook executive who wants you to trust him with your money

Many feared Libra could upend the global financial system, threatening the power of central banks or...

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Facebook’s Libra code chugs along ignoring regulatory deadlock – TechCrunch

“5 months and growing strong” the Libra Association announced today in a post about its technical...

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Crypto Backed by Crypto: Dai Seeks to Change 'Stablecoin' Game

Libra, are a new breed of cryptocurrencies that aim to escape the wild price swings that make...

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Libra is ‘dangerous’, says Romanian money chief

A top Romanian finance chief has slammed Libra as “very dangerous” and says it will “fracture the monetary system”. Daniel Daianu, the president of the...

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Facebook’s Libra Is A Great Concept And Zuckerberg Is A Hero For Pursuing It

Mark Zuckerberg took a verbal beating over Libra (among other things), Facebook’s proposed...

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Facebook debuts payment system, taking on Venmo

Facebook on Tuesday announced Facebook Pay, an online payment system that will allow users across its services to send payments to one another. The new...

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IMF custody would make Facebook’s Libra “work better”, says ex-PBoC boss

Prominent Chinese economist and former governor of the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) Zhou Xiaochuan...

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Will the peso lose control to Facebook’s world-dominating Libra?

A Facebook announcement on June 18 that it is sponsoring the non-profit Libra Association to launch...

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There are poor ideas, bad ones and Facebook's Libra

Once Facebook provides hackers with a globally-traded, reliable, anonymous currency, they will have a field day.

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Libra’s critics are missing the forest for the trees – TechCrunch

It would be an understatement to say the last few months have been rocky for Libra, Facebook’s...

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As Regulators Stonewall Libra, Facebook Rolls Out New Payment System

As the Libra stablecoin project continues to face a hostile audience of regulators, Facebook...

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Facebook: Libra cryptocurrency will take decades to spread | ZDNet

Earlier this year Facebook revealed that it was working on a new global currency based on blockchain...

discovered 4 months ago on ZDNet
Libra Daily Horoscope

Mercury Retrograde takes a few weird turns today as the communication planet sextiles Saturn and trines Neptune. It's kind of confusing, Libra -...

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