Argentina’s Central Bank to Increase Peso Supply by 5% in 2 Months

The Argentine peso monetary base will be increased by 2.5% per month in the next two months, the central bank announced Source link

New IMF Blog Considers Pros and Cons of Adoption of Stablecoins

The IMF outlines potential risks and benefits related to the adoption of new digital payment methods, including stablecoins Source link

Arab Bank Switzerland Opens Bitcoin Custody, Brokerage Services

Arab Bank Switzerland has become the latest Swiss institution to enter the digital assets sector Source link

Arab Bank’s Swiss Arm is Launching Cryptocurrency Services

The Swiss branch of one of the top financial institutions in the Middle East is launching a suite of cryptocurrency-based services. Source link

Central Banker: CBDCs a Flexible Tool for a Zero-Interest Rate World

Central banks can benefit from digital currencies but they don’t necessarily need a blockchain, says Chile’s top central banker Source link

Israeli Startup That Allows Offline Crypto Transactions Secures $4M

Blockchain transactions can now purportedly be recorded without the internet as an Israeli cybersecurity startup introduces its new technology Source link

Australian Police Uncover Syndicate Involved in Crypto Laundering

Australian law enforcement has uncovered a gang allegedly involved in laundering millions of dollars through crypto Source link

Wells Fargo to Pilot DLT-Based Cross-Border Settlement Platform

Financial services company Wells Fargo & Company is planning to pilot a DLT-based internal settlement service in 2020 Source link

Bitcoin Is the Fraud? JPMorgan Metals Desk Fixed Gold Prices for Years

JPMorgan back in the dock for precious metals trading fraud Source link

BIS Economist Proposes DLT-Based Financial Market Monitoring

Raphael Auer, an economist at the Bank for International Settlements, has suggested new ways of supervising financial risks with DLT Source link