December 4, 2020

Swiss National Bank and BIS complete digital currency proofs-of-concept

According to a Dec. 03 announcement, the BIS Innovation Hub Swiss Centre (BISIH), has completed two proofs-of-concept linking existing payment systems to a distributed ledger and […]
December 4, 2020

Central bank exec says Canada could launch CBDC sooner than expected

According to a Tuesday interview on the Bank of Canada’s approach to the digital payment systems, Timothy Lane, deputy governor of the Bank of Canada and […]
December 4, 2020

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse says 95% of Ripple’s customers are not from the US

On Dec. 02, Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse sat for an interview with CNN anchor Julia Chatterley to discuss Ripple’s regulatory hurdles in operating in the U.S. […]
December 4, 2020

Every asset manager must understand Bitcoin says Erik Voorhees

Erik Voorhees, CEO of Shapeshift, has drawn a metaphorical line in the financial sand, saying that Bitcoin should now be understood by any asset manager based […]
December 4, 2020

Bitcoin is the ‘ultimate anti-lockdown investment,’ says Nigel Farage

The United Kingdom Tory Party’s nemesis, Nigel Farage, has gone “full crypto.” On November 27, Farage sat down with Sam Volkering, editor of Southbank Investment Analysis, […]
December 4, 2020

“Bitcoin reminds me so much of the internet stocks of 1999″ says Paul Tudor Jones

In terms of use cases, iconic investor Paul Tudor Jones has compared Bitcoin to precious metals and other cryptocurrencies to industrial metals which is a strong indication of […]
December 4, 2020

December 4th, The International Day of Banks

On 19 December 2019, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution to designate 4 December as the International Day of Banks.  According to xinhuanet, the resolution […]
December 4, 2020

Stablecoins Get Another Headache In US

The recent announcement of an act that seeks to regulate stablecoins within the US is currently being discussed in the Cryptoverse. The main one is that […]
December 3, 2020

Major anime platform is incorporating crypto and NFTs to ebook market

According to a Wednesday announcement, blockchain platform Digital Entertainment Asset announced a collaboration with MyAnimeList parent company Media Do, which will see the former’s DEAPcoins circulated […]