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

India’s National Payments Corporation Wants to Build a Blockchain Solution

The bank consortium-owned organization supported by the central bank is seeking bids for the creation of a blockchain solution for digital payments......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 15th, 2019

ABN AMRO Eyes Launch of Blockchain Inventory Platform, Dropping Wallet Plan

As ABN AMRO drops its exploration of a crypto wallet product, the Dutch bank says it's seeking to launch a blockchain platform for trade inventory......»»

Category: forexSource: coindesk18 hr. 2 min. ago

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

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 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 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

Thai Central Bank Builds Blockchain Solution for Digital Currency Project

The Bank of Thailand has moved ahead with its digital currency project lnthanon by building a blockchain-based prototype solution to settle inter-bank payments......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 8th, 2019

Central Banks Settle Cross-Border Payments With Blockchain for First Time

The central banks of Canada and Singapore have for the first time settled cross-border payments using blockchain and central bank digital currencies......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 2nd, 2019

Central banks use blockchain for first time to swap currency

The Bank of Canada and Monetary Authority of Singapore have sent each other digital currencies using blockchain technology, marking the first such successful trial between two central banks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 2nd, 2019

Crypto Startups Barred from Indian Central Bank Fintech Sandbox

The Reserve Bank of India is setting up a regulatory sandbox for fintech startups – but crypto projects are excluded......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 18th, 2019

IMF and World Bank Launch Educational Blockchain Token

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank have launched a valueless crypto token to fill a "knowledge gap" around blockchain tech......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 15th, 2019

A Small Bank in Germany Is Now Nearly 30% Owned by Crypto Companies

The blockchain startup Nimiq has just joined the ranks of WEG Bank AG shareholders like TokenPay and the Litecoin Foundation......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 2nd, 2019

Iran’s Crypto Regulations: What’s Happening Behind Closed Doors

The Central Bank of Iran's draft crypto framework has the local community worried, and getting it changed will not be easy......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 31st, 2019

China"s Monetary Shell Game

Authored by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, Throughout much of last year, we were told repeatedly that the PBOC was tightening monetary policy. China’s central bank had raised its reverse repo rate twice early on, and.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 20th, 2018

Samoa"s Central Bank Investigates OneCoin Investment Scheme

The Central Bank of Samoa is investigating the OneCoin crypto investment scheme and has issued a warning about the business to investors......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 9th, 2018

Pakistan Bars Banks from Crypto and ICO Trading

A long-running cryptocurrency exchange in Pakistan is closing its door following a new advisory from the country's central bank......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 6th, 2018

India"s Exchanges Want to Challenge Central Bank"s Crypto Crackdown

India's cryptocurrency exchanges plan to fight back against the Reserve Bank's decision to cut them off from financial services......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 6th, 2018

It Started With the Rockefellers. It Ends With Crypto?

Storied venture capital firm Venrock is teaming up with a crypto group to build blockchain businesses, says partner David Pakman on Fortune’s second episode of “Balancing The Ledger.” In the 1930s, Laurence Rock.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 6th, 2018

2018-05-21 Week - Central Bank Chatter - Bitcoin - Crypto

Central Banks chatter to drive markets this week. Bitcoin support holding. Crypto has a bright future, so stop worrying......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesMay 19th, 2018

Bank of Russia Official: Still Too Early to Gauge Blockchain"s Potential

A senior official at Russia's central bank has said blockchain technology is immature but may have industrial-scale applications......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 29th, 2018