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

Global Central Banks to Question Facebook-Led Libra Over Financial Risks

The Libra Association is to be grilled by 26 central banks over the perceived risks to financial stability posed by the crypto project. Source link

Facebook’s Libra Pushes Back at Claims Project Is Threat to Financial Stability

The head of the Facebook-led Libra Association has responded to claims that the cryptocurrency project threatens financial stability. Source link

Global Financial System can Adopt Bitcoin: Circle CEO

Three weeks back, the Bank of England Governor Mark Carney made an alarming comment on the global reserve currency, the US dollar. The economist said that the world’s reliance on the greenback “won’t hold” and a new global monetary and financial system backed by many more global currencies would replace it. Carney called the bundle […]

VanEck Now Offering Bitcoin Financial Product for Institutional Investors

VanEck Associates is now offering a type of financial product with exposure to Bitcoin for institutional investors only Source link

Maltese Financial Regulator Will Actively Monitor Cryptocurrency Firms

Malta’s financial watchdog named monitoring for crypto-related crime as a priority in its strategic plan for 2019–2021 Source link

Zcash Developer Electric Coin Co. Reveals Q1 Financial Loss

The for-profit arm supporting zcash has issued a new report saying it avoided layoffs throughout the bear market despite being in the red. Source link

Swiss Crypto Banks Receive Licenses From Financial Regulator

Two Swiss banks have received a banking and securities dealer licence from the Financial Market Supervisory Authority Source link

House Financial Services Committee Will Continue Libra Review

Representative Maxine Waters says the Financial Services Committee will continue scrutinizing Libra Source link

South Korea’s Woori Financial Teams up with Kakao’s Crypto Payments Group

The banking company is latest major organization in the country to join the blockchain rush. Source link