Zuckerberg vows to get regulatory approval to launch Libra, no matter how long it takes

Zuckerberg Says Won’t Launch Libra Without Regulatory Approval Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook will spend as long as necessary to get regulatory and policy approval for the Libra launch. Speaking to investors, the head of the largest social network tried to convince them that the company will take a responsible approach to the development of its […]

Mail.Ru Group and GeekBrains to Launch Digital MBA Education Program

Презентация Digital MBA Mail.Ru Group and educational portal GeekBrains announced the launch of a business education program «Digital MBA», dedicated to digital business transformation. During the training, participants will learn how to develop and monetize products,  shape successful digital strategies, lead a team, and more. Among the teachers there will be top managers and leading […]

Republic of Burundi imposed a ban on cryptocurrency

Effect of CBN Ban on Cryptocurrency in Nigeria and the Solution The African Republic of Burundi imposed a complete ban on all cryptocurrency transactions within its borders. This decision was made to protect consumer rights.. According to the government’s statement, virtual currencies are highly volatile and are traded on unregulated platforms around the world, leading to […]

US Senate doubts blockchain will solve financial system problems

Virtual Hearing – Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy (EventID=111208) The US Senate Banking Committee recognizes the usefulness and potential of blockchain, but believes that technology cannot solve all the problems of the financial system. At a hearing on cryptocurrency regulation, US lawmakers criticized claims that the technology will provide access to the financial […]

Russian Railways are thinking about using cryptocurrency

All Aboard For The Russian Railway Companies Using Blockchain Technology Oleg Belozerov, CEO of Russian Railways, in his interview «RIA News» said that the company is studying the prospects for using blockchain in its activities and is considering the possibility of adopting cryptocurrency, but only if it receives legitimate status. The head of Russian Railways […]

Community reaction to Oleg Tinkov’s post about the point in the era of cryptocurrencies

Oleg Tinkov at Hong Kong FinTech Week 2018 [Русские субтитры]   Founder «Tinkoff Bank» Oleg Tinkov posted on Facebook fast «The era of cryptocurrencies is over», in which he harshly criticized the very idea of ​​cryptocurrencies, simultaneously affecting Bitcoin, TON, Libra and Tether. The banker claims that the emission center will never be given to […]

Bitcoin network has processed more than 500 million transactions

500,000,000 Bitcoin Transactions Processed According to the analytical website Blockosain Statoshi, over the entire existence of the batcoin blockchain, more than 500 million transactions have already been confirmed in it.. The project representatives said that the milestone of half a billion operations was passed at the height of block 616064.. The first registered Bitcoin transaction […]

CME to suspend trading activity due to coronavirus

CME Group CEO Terry Duffy on trading floor close The Chicago Mercantile Exchange, North America’s largest financial derivatives market, has announced plans to close its trading floor in response to the coronavirus outbreak. CME Group, which, among other things, trades settlement bitcoin futures, will temporarily shut down the hall after the end of the auction on […]

Bank of England Governor: “The dollar needs to be replaced with a single international digital currency”

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, has proposed using a single digital currency controlled by central banks as a reserve currency instead of the US dollar. Speaking at the annual symposium on economic policy, he spoke about the need to form a new international monetary and […]

Microsoft has warned cryptocurrency owners about new cyber threats

Microsoft has warned cryptocurrency owners about new cyber threats Microsoft’s research arm has warned digital asset owners that their funds in crypto wallets may be at risk due to the new Anubis virus. The Microsoft Security Intelligence (MSI) team has detected malware that has code similar to the common Android Loki Trojan. Its main function is […]

Cryptocurrency market capitalization exceeded $ 300 billion, but the share of bitcoin decreased by 6.5%

The rate of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies continues to grow, and today the market capitalization has exceeded the $ 300 mark. However, the increase in volume is largely due to the rise in price of altcoins, since since the beginning of the year, the indicator of the dominance of MTC has decreased from 68.2% to […]

Liquid exchange canceled the sale of Telegram tokens and returned money to investors

Liquid Cancels Sale of Telegram’s Gram Tokens, Returns Funds to Investors Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Liquid has canceled the sale of Gram tokens due to a delay in their release related to the litigation between Telegram and the SEC. In July 2019, the exchange began selling rights to as-yet-unissued tokens received from one of the largest […]

BCL Opens Recruitment for a New Group of Students for a Course on Legal Aspects of Blockchain Technologies and Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain In 7 Minutes | What Is Blockchain | Blockchain Explained|How Blockchain Works|Simplilearn On February 18, 2019 in the State Court of the Russian Federation, training for a new group of students of the BCL continuing education program begins «Legal framework and legal practices for working with cryptocurrency and blockchain projects». The training will take […]

The digital yuan will be different from all other forms of stablecoins and cryptocurrencies

The Future of Cryptocurrency? China’s Entirely Digital Currency Explained (DCEP) – TLDR News Changchun Mu, the head of the cryptocurrency division of the People’s Bank of China, said that the digital yuan is different from bitcoin or stablecoins and does not need fiat to provide value.. According to him, the digital yuan is for making […]

Venezuela started paying pension in cryptocurrency

Colombia and the Cryptocurrency Revolution | Crypto | Bitcoin | Dash | Digital Cash | Documentary Venezuelan government starts paying pensions in controversial national cryptocurrency Petro without consent of the elderly. Typically, retirees received monthly bolivars in their bank account and could receive cash at the nearest branch. However, the last charges were sent to […]