Tag: Central

Grayscale: Central Bank Digital Currencies Will ‘Neither Replace nor Harm Scarce, Uncompromising Bitcoin’

Grayscale: Central Bank Digital Currencies Will ‘Neither Replace nor Harm Scarce, Uncompromising Bitcoin’ Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) pose no threat to Bitcoin’s value proposition, instead, they will spur its growth toward mass adoption. In a new report, Grayscale Investments said CBDCs will never replace BTC because unlike the top […]

Gold Investors Are Terrified Central Banks Might Dump Bullion During the Economic Crisis

Gold Investors Are Terrified Central Banks Might Dump Bullion During the Economic Crisis Despite what gold bug Peter Schiff says, economists are uncertain that gold will shine during the current coronavirus crisis. While gold and other precious metals have seen decent gains in the last few weeks, a few investors […]

Analysts Question Gold’s Safe Haven Status – 2008 Data Shows Central Banks Oversaturated Bullion Markets

Analysts Question Gold’s Safe Haven Status – 2008 Data Shows Central Banks Oversaturated Bullion Markets After bitcoin prices dropped below the $ 5K region on Monday morning, gold also slid significantly. It saw a small spike in value after the Federal Reserve announced slashing the benchmark rate by 100 bps, […]

Bitcoin Halving Will Drop Inflation Rate Lower Than Central Banks’ 2% Target Reference

Bitcoin Halving Will Drop Inflation Rate Lower Than Central Banks’ 2% Target Reference When Satoshi Nakamoto invented Bitcoin, the creator designed the protocol to be an inflationary currency, one that is predictable as bitcoin’s inflation always decreases every four years. Today, 77 days before the reward halving, BTC’s inflation rate […]

In Response to Bitcoin, Central Bank of Brazil Presents Instant Payment System Pix

In Response to Bitcoin, Central Bank of Brazil Presents Instant Payment System Pix Banco Central do Brasil has started testing a new payment network with the promise to offer Brazilians near instant transactions and many new services. Portrayed as a response to Bitcoin, the Pix system will be mandatory for […]

‘Central Banking Is Socialism for the 1%’ – Report Cites Wealth Inequality Driven by Stimulus

‘Central Banking Is Socialism for the 1%’ – Report Cites Wealth Inequality Driven by Stimulus For a while now, central banks like the Federal Reserve have been participating in quantitative easing (QE) practices, despite the fact they don’t like to call it QE. Following the massive dollar injections, a recent […]