Bank of England Sets Out Rules for Libra Launch in the UK

The central bank has finalized principles the Facebook-led cryptocurrency project must adopt before a U.K. launch......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 9th, 2019

CBDC Issuance Is ‘Not a Reaction’ to Libra, Says Central Bank Body

The Bank for International Settlements appears to contradict its own prior statements in a new digital payments report......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 25th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: Bank regulators to roll back postcrisis rules that could unleash billions from the nation’s biggest financial institutions

Federal regulators are set to roll back a postcrisis rule that could free up tens of billions of dollars for major banks, delivering Wall Street one of its biggest wins of the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2020

Blockchain Bites: PayPal’s Push, FATF’s Rules and ‘Overstated’ Libra Fears

Industry leaders reflect on PayPal's reported plan to offer direct access to crypto for its 325M users, while banks and crypto startups look for solutions to FATF's Travel Rule......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 23rd, 2020

Bank of England apologizes for past links to slavery

The Bank of England has apologized for the links past governors of the institution had with slavery......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 19th, 2020

Major central banks to reduce frequency of dollar swaps

The Bank of England, the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Swiss National Bank, in consultation with the Federal Reserve, have jointly decided to red.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2020

BoE adds 100 bln pounds to stimulus war-chest

The Bank of England increased its bond-buying program by 100 billion pounds ($125 billion) on Thursday as it sought to help steer the economy away from a record slump. Ciara Lee reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 18th, 2020

Bank Of England Announces Only £100BN QE Expansion In Unexpectedly Hawkish Statement

Bank Of Engla.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 18th, 2020

Bank Of England Boosts Bond Buying By $124B, Maintains Bank Rate

The Bank of England announced on Thursday plans to expand its bond b.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 18th, 2020

The Bank of England injects another $125 billion to boost markets taking its total stimulus plan to almost $1 trillion

TOLGA AKMEN/Getty The Bank of England said on Thursday it would inject another $125 billion in monetary stimulus to shore up distressed financial markets, taking its total quantitative easing programme to $934 billion. The bank kept its inte.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 18th, 2020

Bank of England maintains bank rate, adds GBP 100B to bond purchases

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 18th, 2020

Bank of England extends QE by £100 billion

The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, in an 8-to-1 vote, said it will increase the target stock of purchased UK government bonds by an additional £100 billion ($125 billion), to ta.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2020

After years in China, lawyer returns to St. Louis to launch international consulting firm

Home after years in China, lawyer sets up international consulting firm in St. Louis......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

Bank of England to extend QE program by £100 billion

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2020

The Bank of England is set to unveil another $125 billion stimulus package as it fights coronavirus

Barry Lewis/Getty The UK's central bank i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 17th, 2020

Tokensoft Teams With Signature Bank to Launch Real Estate Security Token Platform

Tokensoft has partnered with New York-based Signature Bank in a bid to make security tokens click for real estate investors......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 16th, 2020

S. Korea’s Central Bank Forms Legal Panel to Advise on Possible Digital Currency Launch

The Bank of Korea has set up a legal panel to advise on possible regulatory sticking points for a future CBDC issuance......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 15th, 2020

Korea’s Central Bank Forms Legal Panel to Advise on Possible Digital Currency Launch

The Bank of Korea has set up a legal panel to advise on possible regulatory sticking points for a future CBDC issuance......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 15th, 2020

American Express JV gets final approval to launch operations in China

China's central bank has given the final nod to a network clearing license for an American Express joint venture, allowing it to be the first foreign credit card company to launch onshore operations in China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2020

Bank of England ready to replenish its COVID-19 warchest

The Bank of England looks set to give itself at least another 100 billion pounds ($127 billion) in bond-buying firepower next week to try to stop the coronavirus crisis from inflicting further damage on Britain's economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 10th, 2020

Exclusive: Banks to Berlin - Loosen coronavirus cash rules for firms

Germany's bank lobby is set to urge the government to drop some of the conditions attached to a trillion euro rescue scheme, arguing that companies are so reluctant to take the help that it threatens any recovery from the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 9th, 2020