PBoC Is Seeking Blockchain Talent to Help Build Its Central Bank Crypto

China's central bank is looking to recruit blockchain tech and legal experts as it continues development of a yuan-based digital currency......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 11th, 2018

PBoC Looks to Tackle Airdrop Tokens Market in New Clampdown

The People's Bank of China, the country's central bank, is looking to clamp down on airdrops – free distributions of crypto tokens......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 5th, 2018

PBoC Mouthpiece Voices Support for Yuan-Pegged Crypto Stablecoins

A researcher from the People's Bank of China voices support for yuan-pegged stablecoins in an op-ed published by a mouthpiece of the central bank......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 10th, 2018

PBoC"s Digital Currency Lab Launches New Research Center

The Digital Currency Research Lab within China's central bank is expanding to Nanjing to enable wider deployment of blockchain and other fintech. .....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 5th, 2018

PBoC"s Digital Currency Lab Launches New Research Center Outside of Beijing

The Digital Currency Research Lab within China's central bank is expanding to Nanjing to enable wider deployment of blockchain and other fintech. .....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 5th, 2018

Here Comes The Shanghai Accord 2.0: China Unleashes Gargantuan Credit Injection To Start 2019

One month ago, we pointed out a curious shift in the official language out of China's central bank: in late December, when traders were generally away on vacation, the PBOC indicated a critical shift in the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 15th, 2019

‘Already Live’: Signature Bank Is Moving Millions on a JPMorgan-Like Private, Dollar-Backed Cryptocurrency

While crypto-land is abuzz about JPMorgan’s plan to move dollars via blockchain, a smaller New York bank is already doing this......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 14th, 2019

US SEC Seeking Big Data Tool for Major Blockchains

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is seeking vendors to provide detailed blockchain data in order to improve crypto compliance......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 4th, 2019

Trump Reportedly Interviewed Herman Cain For Fed Governor Seat

President Trump's relentless attacks on Fed Chairman Jerome Powell must have deterred many qualified candidates from seeking one of the open seats on the central bank's board of governors because, according to a Bloomberg report, the presid.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 31st, 2019

China releasing more cash to banks as PBOC works to offset economic slowdown

China's central bank said on Friday it will release about 250 billion yuan ($37 billion) in additi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 25th, 2019

Cryptos: From barely a murmur to revived talk for a central-bank crypto — here’s the bitcoin buzz from Davos

It may not have grabbed the headlines this year like Davos 2018, but when a group of financiers get together, the conversation eventually lands on bitcoin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2019

Galaxy Digital Raising $250 Million to Offer Loans to Crypto Firms: Report

Michael Novogratz's crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital is raising $250 million to build a credit fund, according to Business Insider......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 24th, 2019

Former French Central Bank Chief Joins Blockchain Startup Board

French economist and former central bank head Christian Noyer is joining blockchain-based financial services startup SETL's board of director......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 18th, 2019

South Africa’s Central Bank Proposes Rules for Crypto Companies

Crypto exchanges and wallet providers would have to register with regulators under rules proposed by South Africa’s central bank......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 17th, 2019

China central bank"s record $83 billion injection heightens worries over ailing economy

China's central bank injected a record $83 billion into the country's financial system on Wednesday, seeking to avoid a cash crunch that would put further pressure on the weakening economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

Hilliard is latest Central Ohio city planning 100GB broadband fiber network

Hilliard could soon be the latest Central Ohio community with 100GB city-owned broadband as a "fourth utility." The city is seeking a $1.25 million Franklin County Infrastructure Bank loan toward building a $3.17 million fiber-optic cable network. City .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2019

Central Bank Veteran’s Blockchain ‘E-Money’ Startup Raises $2 Million

ConsenSys has joined a $2 million funding round for a blockchain startup led by a former chairman of the Central Bank of Iceland......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 11th, 2019

Key Words: Crypto bubble has started to collapse, says ECB policy maker

A key European Central Bank policy maker is the latest pundit to pour cold water on digital currencies, saying the nascent technology is a load of nonsense and the bubble has begun to burst......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

National Bank of Kuwait Taps Ripple for New Remittance Service

National Bank of Kuwait has joined Ripple’s blockchain-based payments network seeking faster cross-border money transfers......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 28th, 2018

Crypto-Friendly Money App Revolut Wins EU Banking License

Revolut, provider of a mobile finance app that offers crypto trading, has been granted a banking license from the European Central Bank......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 14th, 2018

Huobi Exchange’s Plans for Russia Go Well Beyond Crypto Trading

Huobi exchange, which just opened an office in Moscow, wants to lend money and rent space to Russian miners, shape the country's regulations and train local blockchain talent......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 18th, 2018