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Bank of England Gives Green Light to Libra Cryptocurrency
Oct 11, 2019 at 11:10
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Bank of England Gives Green Light to Libra Cryptocurrency
The Bank of England (BoE) has come out to embrace Facebook’s digital currency project Libra despite the recent criticism it has been facing from various financial regulators across the globe.
Crypto Voted as Favourite Christmas Monetary Gift in Bank of England Poll
Dec 27, 2018 at 15:24
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Crypto Voted as Favourite Christmas Monetary Gift in Bank of England Poll
The Insight Chain (INB), a distributed ledger technology (DLT)-based research chain, recently rolled out a follow-up to the Bank of England’s poll of the best monetary gift at Christmas among the general public.
Bank of England to Improve  Payment System To Efficiently Serve Blockchain Users in Britain
Jul 25, 2018 at 13:04
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Bank of England to Improve Payment System To Efficiently Serve Blockchain Users in Britain
Bank of England (BoE) has accepted that it wants an improved payment system able and efficient enough to connect with fintechs using blockchain technology.
Bank of England to Reconstruct RTGS System to Interconnect with Blockchain Platforms
Jun 26, 2018 at 13:17
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Bank of England to Reconstruct RTGS System to Interconnect with Blockchain Platforms
Mark Carney, the governor of Bank of England proclaimed in his public speech on 21 June that the bank is intending to reconstruct its Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) system in order that it can interconnect with cryptocurrency platforms and private business with the help of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT).
Digest: Twitter to Ban Crypto Ads, Blockchain Tech in New Zealand, and Cryptocurrencies Don’t Pose Risk
Mar 28, 2018 at 08:49
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Digest: Twitter to Ban Crypto Ads, Blockchain Tech in New Zealand, and Cryptocurrencies Don’t Pose Risk
Today’s most important news from the world of Blockchain and crypto currency: Twitter may ban Bitcoin related ads, Bank of England governor Mark Carney stated that crypto currencies don’t pose risk, New Zealand to become a living Blockchain laboratory
Task Force in the UK Will Study Framework for Potential Cryptocurrency Regulations
Mar 23, 2018 at 17:40
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Task Force in the UK Will Study Framework for Potential Cryptocurrency Regulations
A new Cryptoassets Task Force was set up in the UK on March 22, 2018, by the Treasury, Bank of England, and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to explore the risks of cryptoassets, the benefits of this technology, and its influence.
FSB Chair Says Cryptocurrencies Don’t Pose Risk to the Global Financial Market
Mar 22, 2018 at 13:31
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FSB Chair Says Cryptocurrencies Don’t Pose Risk to the Global Financial Market
Bank of England governor Mark Carney stated in a letter to representatives of the G20 that cryptocurrencies do not pose any possible threat to the financial market. Carney, being a chairman of the Financial Stability Board (FSB), rejected the perspective of putting regulation on digital currencies, such as Bitcoin.
Will Britcoin Change the Whole British Cryptocurrency Industry?
Jul 19, 2016 at 09:05
Politics
Will Britcoin Change the Whole British Cryptocurrency Industry?
House of Lords consults the Bank of England on issuing a new cryptocurrency called “Britcoin”. The question will be discussed during the session held on July 19.
Bank of England Launched Its FinTech Accelerator
Jun 27, 2016 at 14:04
Politics
Bank of England Launched Its FinTech Accelerator
Bank of England announced the launch of a FinTech accelerator for new technology firms to demonstrate their solutions via proof of concept projects (POCs) and to help the bank “harness FinTech innovations for central banking”. For successfully completed POCs, the Bank of England promises to consider acting as a reference for the firms.
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