Digital currency

Another CBDC Coming Soon: Lebanon Seeks to Fight Economic Crisis with Digital Currency
Nov 26, 2020 at 14:34
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Another CBDC Coming Soon: Lebanon Seeks to Fight Economic Crisis with Digital Currency
The Central bank of Lebanon (BoL) is planning to release its state-backed digital currency known as digital pound. The bank is now the latest financial regulator to embrace the roll out of a central bank digital currency CBDC. The official launch is planned for 2021.
Son of Beatles Legend joins Bandwagon of Celebrities Supporting Bitcoin
Nov 23, 2020 at 14:43
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Son of Beatles Legend joins Bandwagon of Celebrities Supporting Bitcoin
Sean Ono Lennon, the descendant of the legendary John Lennon of the Fabulous Four from Liverpool, has become an official supporter of Bitcoin. He has joined the bunch of celebrities favouring cryptocurrencies.
Social Tokens Are Becoming a New Way of Interaction Between Celebrities and Their Supporters
Nov 21, 2020 at 12:31
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Social Tokens Are Becoming a New Way of Interaction Between Celebrities and Their Supporters
Since the advent of cryptocurrency, the digital payment world has become very diverse. New forms of digital currencies are being developed every now and then. One of the latest developments include social tokens, a form of digital assets that are backed by the reputation of the community, the creator, an individual or a brand.
European Union Exploring Digital Euro: Central Bank Seeks Public Feedback
Nov 20, 2020 at 13:42
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European Union Exploring Digital Euro: Central Bank Seeks Public Feedback
The European Central Bank Governing Council is advancing the work on the possible issuance and circulation of a digital euro, a type of central bank electronic money that would foil cash, not substitute it. Authorities want people to access and use these two types of money together, to offer greater choice and easier access to means of making payments.
Bitcoin Adoption: Giant Businessman and Billionaires Support Cryptocurrency Amidst Bullish Trend
Nov 19, 2020 at 09:34
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Bitcoin Adoption: Giant Businessman and Billionaires Support Cryptocurrency Amidst Bullish Trend
The bandwagon of cryptocurrency has not left out some of the prominent businessmen from the traditional field. Most of them are now realizing the benefits of digital currencies and the blockchain, the underlying technology behind Bitcoin.
Cryptocurrency Scams Might Rise Amidst Second Wave of COVID-19 Pandemic
Nov 06, 2020 at 13:54
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Cryptocurrency Scams Might Rise Amidst Second Wave of COVID-19 Pandemic
The outbreak of coronavirus triggered a significant growth of cryptocurrency scams in early 2020. Now, the second wave of the pandemic might trigger another boost of fraudulent activity.
Mixing Wallets Get Simple Pointing to the Growing Need in Privacy
Nov 05, 2020 at 14:20
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Mixing Wallets Get Simple Pointing to the Growing Need in Privacy
The anonymity of cryptocurrency transactions has been a pain in the neck of most financial regulators. Countries are strengthening their regulation to track those wishing to use digital currencies for illegal purposes. However, the community players are constantly seeking ways to preserve their privacy.
Crypto Debit Cards Could Be the Key to Wide Adoption of Digital Currency
Oct 29, 2020 at 14:33
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Crypto Debit Cards Could Be the Key to Wide Adoption of Digital Currency
Most people prefer to use cryptocurrency for storing value and profit rather than for making payments and transactions. However, the adoption of crypto cards puts digital currency closer to conventional money.
Bitcoin Cannot Save the Unbanked; CBDCs to the Rescue
Oct 28, 2020 at 13:15
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Bitcoin Cannot Save the Unbanked; CBDCs to the Rescue
Financial inclusion of the globe’s unbanked population has been a sensitive issue for years. With the introduction of cryptocurrency, there have been speculations about its potential to get all these people aboard international finance. But is it really so?
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