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Weekly Recap 19.10.2019. – 25.10.2019.

Remittances Partnership to Use Cambodia Central Bank’s Blockchain System  Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) on cross-border payments and remittances. With the MoU, Maybank Malaysia,...

Daily Crypto News 25.10.2019.

Visa Still Interested in Developing Libra With Facebook Alfred F. Kelly, CEO of major payment processor Visa, has said that the company is still in discussions with Facebook on the Libra project. On October 24 ,in an interview  Kelly said that Visa still maintains a...

Daily Crypto News 24.10.2019.

Trump Administration Popped 2017 Bitcoin Bubble, Ex-CFTC Chair Says Christopher Giancarlo who left the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) at the end of his five-year term as chairman in April, told CoinDesk in an interview: “One of the untold stories of...

Daily Crypto News 23.10.2019.

US Congress Considers a Draft Bill Claiming Stablecoins Are Securities United States Congress is considering a draft bill that claims all managed stablecoins must be seen as investment contracts and therefore as securities. The U.S. Representative for Texas's 29th...

Daily Crypto News 22.10.2019.

HTC’s Launches Phone that Can Run a Full Bitcoin Node Taiwanese electronics manufacturer HTC has launched its latest blockchain phone, the Exodus 1s, which enables users to support the bitcoin network. Unveiling the device at the Lightning Conference in Berlin, the...

Weekly Recap 12.10.2019. – 18.10.2019.

Coinbase Gets E-Money License In Ireland, Expanding European Foothold Coinbase is expanding its European foothold with an e-money license from the Central Bank of Ireland. On Oct. 11, Zeeshan Feroz, the CEO of the United Kingdom arm of San Francisco-based...

Daily Crypto News 18.10.2019.

Owner of Burj Khalifa Launching its Native Token on JPMorgan’s Blockchain Emaar Group, the Dubai-based real estate giant in possession one of the tallest buildings in the world Burj Khalifa, is launching its native token EMR later this year. EMR tokens will be built...

Daily Crypto News 17.10.2019.

The Central Bank of Canada Exploring a Digital Currency Another central bank, The Bank of Canada, has been researching the possible issuance of digital currency. Idea was presented by Stephen Poloz, the governor of the Bank of Canada, as well as the central bank's...

Daily Crypto News 16.10.2019.

Several Companies, Including Banks, are Interested in Joining the Facebook Project, Says Executive Bertrand Perez, chief operating officer and interim managing director of the Libra Association, has  told CNBC in an interview published Tuesday that several companies,...