Stablecoin

Zuckerberg Hearings Before Congress on Libra

Disclaimer: This article will be updating live for the duration of the Oct. 23 hearing. Please check in for the latest from the...

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...

Germany Warns of Privacy Token Usage in Money Laundering and Terrorism

The German Federal Ministry of Finance has expressed concerns about rising use of privacy tokens due to their association with ...

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...

Anti-Money Laundering Laws Apply to Crypto Too, Says FinCEN Chief

The United States Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Director Kenneth Blanco spoke at the University of Georgetown w...

Former Trump Advisor to Release Stablecoin Backed by Fractional Reserve

A former campaign adviser to United States President Donald Trump is planning to release a stablecoin based on a fractional res...

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...

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...

Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Oct. 13–19 in Review

The German-speaking world has seen another week of events in the crypto industry, with a new survey revealing that 27% of Germa...