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BTC: Asian Adoption Accompanied by All-Time High

Le Dec 18, 2020
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RT @UrsBolt: #Bitcoin adoption in #Asia accompanied by all-time high: #BTC is making serious waves at the end of 2020 in the same week DBS went live with its #crypto exchange and Hong Kong cleared the 1st-ever licensed #DigitalAssets service provider. @finews_asia: https://t.co/LwPUvcgBG0 https://t.co/o2BSSWmWjW
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Bitcoin is making serious waves at the end of 2020, reaching all-time high levels in the same week that DBS went live with its crypto exchange and Hong Kong cleared the first-ever licensed digital asset service provider. 

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Le Dec 18, 2020
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RT @UrsBolt: #Bitcoin adoption in #Asia accompanied by all-time high: #BTC is making serious waves at the end of 2020 in the same week DBS went live with its #crypto exchange and Hong Kong cleared the 1st-ever licensed #DigitalAssets service provider. @finews_asia: https://t.co/LwPUvcgBG0 https://t.co/o2BSSWmWjW
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BTC: Asian Adoption Accompanied by All-Time High

BTC: Asian Adoption Accompanied by All-Time High

Bitcoin is making serious waves at the end of 2020, reaching all-time high levels in the same week that DBS went live with its crypto exchange and Hong Kong cleared the first-ever licensed ...

Central Bank Digital Currencies — A Map of the World

Central Bank Digital Currencies — A Map of the World

Central bank digital currencies are being talked about all over the world — CMC breaks down what exactly each country is doing (or not doing!) with their CBDCs.

Standard Chartered employee arrested over cryptocurrency and other scams

Standard Chartered employee arrested over cryptocurrency and other scams

Delhi Police arrested a private bank manager in Gurugram for his alleged involvement in several financial frauds using shell companies and other cryptocurrency

The problem bitcoin solves

The problem bitcoin solves

Paul Krugman, blogger, fiat-currency enthusiast and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics earlier this year justified his scepticism about cryptocurrencies in the New York Times. He asked ...

Central Bank Digital Currencies Need Decentralization

Central Bank Digital Currencies Need Decentralization

To reap the full benefits of digital currencies, central bankers need to consider decentralizing some authority, say the authors of a new report.

Blockchain Bites: Bitcoin Miners’ Slim Margins, ConsenSys’ Latest CBDC Pilot, a16z’s Power Hire

Blockchain Bites: Bitcoin Miners’ Slim Margins, ConsenSys’ Latest CBDC Pilot, a16z’s Power Hire

JPMorgan unveiled a revamped blockchain network that could challenge SWIFT while BlockFi has taken a 5% stake in Grayscale's GBTC.

Opinion: The pandemic showed there’s a need for digital currencies, especially bitcoin

Opinion: The pandemic showed there’s a need for digital currencies, especially bitcoin

Juan Manuel Villaverde of Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings says it would be more efficient if the government had the ability to pay citizens directly via digital...

Central Banks apathy for blockchain is waning

Central Banks apathy for blockchain is waning

Early 2017 I wrote a blog on Central Banks and blockchain (see: Blockchain and Central banks: a Tour...

Bank of Thailand to launch prototype for digital currency payment system

Bank of Thailand to launch prototype for digital currency payment system

Next month, Thailand’s central bank will start work on a prototype for a payments system that uses a central bank digital currency, or CBDC.

BIS Starts FinTech Hub as Central Banks Look Into Crypto

BIS Starts FinTech Hub as Central Banks Look Into Crypto

(Bloomberg) -- The Bank for International Settlements is setting up shop to help officials embrace financial technology, who may need to speed up developing their own digital currency.The ...

DBS’ Report: Asia at the Forefront of the Digital Currency, Payments Revolution

DBS’ Report: Asia at the Forefront of the Digital Currency, Payments Revolution

Asia is the largest market for digital payments and a leading digital currency/crypto hub.

A balanced take on Libra

A balanced take on Libra

An old-fashioned SWOT analysis of the proposed new Libra coin and network.

IBM Report: Central Bank Digital Currencies Getting Closer to Reality

IBM Report: Central Bank Digital Currencies Getting Closer to Reality

Multinational tech powerhouse IBM has co-published a new report that hails central bank digital currencies, or CBDCs, as all but inevitable in the years ahead.

Every Bank wants to be a Bitcoiner. Do we need Central Bank Digital Currencies?

Every Bank wants to be a Bitcoiner. Do we need Central Bank Digital Currencies?

  TLDR. Bitcoin’s price rebound and the advent of Libra so far this year, has caused many to reconsider and some even to change sides. Debates about Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) ...

Boosting cryptocurrency trading in Japan

Boosting cryptocurrency trading in Japan

TOKYO: Central bank digital currencies will help boost trading of cryptocurrencies by providing a more convenient platform for converting cryptocurrencies into legal tenders, said Oki ...