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Indian Finance Minister Answers Crypto Questions at IMF Meeting

Indian Finance Minister Answers Crypto Questions at IMF Meeting At an IMF and World Bank meeting, Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman talked about cryptocurrency and stablecoins when asked about Facebook’s Libra digital currency project. RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das also addressed the subject at the conference. Also read: Indian Supreme Court […]

Traditional Law and Finance Can Adapt to Bitcoin, These Examples Show

Traditional Law and Finance Can Adapt to Bitcoin, These Examples Show Bitcoin brought about solutions to persistent problems that stood in the way of previous attempts to invent digital money, such as the risk of double spending. Some of its features, however, like the characteristic irreversibility of blockchain transactions, have […]

Indian Finance Minister Addresses Crypto Proposal – Industry Responds

Indian Finance Minister Addresses Crypto Proposal – Industry Responds India’s finance minister has broken silence and talked about the crypto draft bill and report her department is examining which propose to ban cryptocurrencies. While she views the report as “very futuristic and well-thought-out,” the crypto industry sees it as flawed […]

How US ‘Keep Big Tech Out of Finance’ Draft Bill Targets Facebook’s Libra

How US ‘Keep Big Tech Out of Finance’ Draft Bill Targets Facebook’s Libra Facebook’s digital currency plans have caused concern among bureaucrats worldwide and members of the U.S. government seem fearful of a giant tech establishing itself as a financial institution. Prior to the U.S. congressional hearings and the upcoming […]