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Zuckerberg Hearings Before Congress on Libra

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Libra US Congressional Hearing — Recap Before Zuckerberg Faces Senate

Today, Oct. 23, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the United States House of Representatives Financial Services ...
October 23, 2019
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Banks May Cut Ties With Facebook if Libra Is Launched: ING CEO

Banks may be bound to stop working with social media giant Facebook if the firm launches its Libra stablecoin, according to ING...

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...

Facebook Will Not Launch Libra Without US Approval

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of social media giant Facebook, plans to tell United States Congress that Libra will not launch an...

You Have to Defend Money to Defend Freedom

In an interview with Cointelegraph on Friday, Oct. 18, United States Representative Warren Davidson gave his thoughts on the Se...

What Role Should Central Banks Have Launching Stablecoins Like Libra?

Ever since the vision for a Libra stablecoin was unveiled in its white paper back in June, Facebook has suffered a startling ba...

Minister Says India, Like Other Nations, Extremely Cautious on Libra

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that India — like many others, in his view — is showing a high degree of caution i...

Libra Loses Key Members, Potentially Forked — Still Looks Confident

Earlier this week, initial members of the Libra Association formalized a governance structure after holding their inaugural mee...
October 21, 2019
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Facebook Could Use Fiat-Pegged Stablecoins for Libra

Facebook is reportedly open to the idea of using national currency-pegged stablecoins for its forthcoming Libra project. Accord...