Currency

Crypto Newbie: What Is Bitcoin and How Exactly Does It Work?
Jun 21, 2020 at 11:43
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Crypto Newbie: What Is Bitcoin and How Exactly Does It Work?
Today, it is very difficult to find at least a single person in this wild world that hasn't heard of Bitcoin. Nevertheless, there are not many people who actually realize what this coin is.
Bank of Thailand Plans to Create Digital Currency Prototype for Corporate Sector
Jun 20, 2020 at 11:01
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Bank of Thailand Plans to Create Digital Currency Prototype for Corporate Sector
The Central Bank of Thailand (BoT) is creating a CBDC prototype called Project Inthanon for the business and corporate sectors.
South Korea will Revise its Regulatory Framework Before Launching Digital Won
Jun 15, 2020 at 13:42
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South Korea will Revise its Regulatory Framework Before Launching Digital Won
The Bank of Korea established an advisory group to revise the legislative framework before the launch of the digital won. Despite their CBDC will more resemble a digital version of fiat currency, it is obvious that the existing financial legislation should be adjusted to the circulation of a new digital asset.
China’s Digital Yuan Has No Official Launch Date, Though in Progress
May 28, 2020 at 11:29
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China’s Digital Yuan Has No Official Launch Date, Though in Progress
Although pilot tests for the digital Yuan have been launched and are happening progressively across four large Chinese cities, the governor of the Chinese Central Bank in a recent report by Xinhua news claimed no official date had been set for the launch of the long-awaited project.
Goldman Sachs is Hosting a Call to Discuss Bitcoin Among Other Economic Issues
May 26, 2020 at 09:34
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Goldman Sachs is Hosting a Call to Discuss Bitcoin Among Other Economic Issues
Goldman Sachs, the leading global investment banking management multinational firm, is set to host a client call to discuss Bitcoin, inflation, and gold on Wednesday, May 27, at 10:30 am EST according to a leaked invitation letter shared on twitter.
Digital Currencies Threaten USD Dominance of Global Financial System
May 25, 2020 at 09:55
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Digital Currencies Threaten USD Dominance of Global Financial System
It is indisputable, the dollar is considered the “global currency” due to its wide usage in global savings, trading key commodities such as oil and issuance and settlement of debts. This might not be the case anymore with the massive disruptions brought about by digital currencies.
Bitcasino Adds Support for XRP, Bringing Fast Transactions and Low Fees to the Gaming Industry
Apr 20, 2020 at 09:07
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Bitcasino Adds Support for XRP, Bringing Fast Transactions and Low Fees to the Gaming Industry
The world’s first licensed Bitcoin-led casino operator, Bitcasino, has yet again expanded its ecosystem by adding full support for Ripple’s native currency, XRP, allowing its community of users to benefit from XRP’s fast transactions and lower fee structure.
People's Bank of China Says the Creation of Digital Yuan is Advancing as Planned
Apr 12, 2020 at 11:31
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People's Bank of China Says the Creation of Digital Yuan is Advancing as Planned
People's Bank of China (PBoC) announced on April 11th that China's central bank digital currency (CBDC) is pursuing its original plan.
The Bank of Korea Rolls Out a Pilot Program for Testing Digital Won
Apr 06, 2020 at 15:17
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The Bank of Korea Rolls Out a Pilot Program for Testing Digital Won
On April 6, the Central Bank of Korea (BOK) announced it is planning to test the central bank digital currency (CBDC), a digital won. This new currency will be used for micro-payments first, and, if successful, we might see its wide adoption.
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