Tag: Libra

Vodafone Becomes 8th Company to Exit Libra Association

Vodafone Becomes 8th Company to Exit Libra Association After a spate of big names parting ways with the Libra Association late last year such as Paypal, Visa, Mastercard, and Ebay, British telecommunications giant Vodafone has become the latest to bid the ambitious digital asset project farewell. While Vodafone’s statement notes […]

EU Finance Ministers Place Defacto Ban on Libra

EU Finance Ministers Place Defacto Ban on Libra Libra’s ongoing organizational snags and run-ins with regulators continue into December, as EU finance ministers agreed Thursday that Libra cannot be launched in the EU until concerns are adequately addressed. The finance ministers issued a joint statement citing regulatory “challenges and risks.” […]

Libra Testnet Fails to Impress as New Legislation Looms

Libra Testnet Fails to Impress as New Legislation Looms A November 15 blog post by Libra project developers detailing testnet developments has apparently failed to impress government regulators and influential voices in the space alike. CEO of blockchain company R3, David Rutter, commented at a London conference last week that […]