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Senators scrutinize Facebook’s digital currency

U.S. senators from both parties opened a hearing with tough questions and criticisms of Facebook’s ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency. (July 16) Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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China’s Central Bank Developing Own Digital Currency in Response to Libra

The Chinese central bank is developing its own digital currency in response to Facebook’s forthcoming Libra stablecoin Cointelegraph.com News

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Africa’s Interest in Bitcoin Remains High as 15 States Plan to Adopt the ‘Eco’ Currency

By 2020, a large group of West African countries plan to adopt a single fiat currency called the eco. After a meeting in Abuja held on June 29 between the 15 member-country regional bloc, the implementation of a new single currency, after debating the monetary unit for years, was agreed. Despite the eco discussion and economic uncertainty within the massive ...

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Kevin O’Leary Crypto Crap Is Not Compliant, Rogue Currency

n Squawk Boxs Kevin OLeary criticized crypto crap as being noncompliant and unregulatedn CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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8 Irate Quotes From Officials Who Hate Facebook’s Digital Currency

The best thing about Facebook’s proposed digital currency isn’t its BTF consensus algorithm, account-based data model or single Merkle tree structure. No, the greatest thing about Libra has to be the triggered reactions from politicians and bankers who can sense the rug being pulled from under their feet, threatening their hegemony and upending their world view. Here are eight memorable ...

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Markets Update: Digital Currency Economy Surpasses $300 Billion

Digital currency prices have spiked considerably in the last 24 hours and bitcoin core (BTC) stopped short about $ 70 in an attempt to cross the $ 10K price zone. Most cryptocurrencies are up between 2-8% on Friday, June 21 and the entire cryptoconomy surpassed $ 300 billion. Also read: These Are 2019’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Winners and Losers so Far ...

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Russias Central Bank Is Considering Launching a Digital Currency

The head of Russia’s central bank has said the institution is investigating the possible future launch of a digital currency. CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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Facebook is joining the crypto game. It’s launching a Bitcoin-like currency called Libra

Facebook unveiled a plan to create a new digital currency similar to Bitcoin, one that could drive more e-commerce and boost ads on its platforms. Financial, Economic and Money News – USATODAY.com

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