Central Banking: Then AND TODAY
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Central Banking: Then AND TODAY

The People And Events Who Have Shaped Today’s Federal Reserve Monetary System | Part IThis piece will delve into the creation of the Federal Reserve System, and the people and events who have shaped the monetary system into what it is today. Before we get started, one simple question that must be answered is, “What…

UK-based banking firm Regular Chartered joins Global Electronic Finance patron board
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UK-based banking firm Regular Chartered joins Global Electronic Finance patron board

The bank joins Coinbase, Huobi, SIX Digital Exchange, 100x Group, and other industry leaders to advocate for the adoption of digital assets.

Banking Giant Citigroup Filed To Trade Bitcoin Futures
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Banking Giant Citigroup Filed To Trade Bitcoin Futures

U.S. banking giant Citigroup is awaiting approval to begin trading Chicago Mercantile Exchange Bitcoin futures.The U.S. banking giant Citigroup is currently awaiting approval to begin trading Chicago Mercantile Exchange Bitcoin futures, CoinDesk reported earlier today. An anonymous source within the bank told CoinDesk that Citigroup is currently dealing with a recent uptick in demand for…

Lloyds Banking Group SEARCHING FOR “Digital Currency Supervisor,” Faces Decisive Choice
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Lloyds Banking Group SEARCHING FOR “Digital Currency Supervisor,” Faces Decisive Choice

The U.K.-based bank can opt to focus on bitcoin and ensure lasting change or get lost in the “crypto” realm and lose resources.Lloyds Banking Group, prominent British retail, digital and mobile bank, is searching for a “Digital Currency & Innovation, Senior Manager.” The hire will work closely with the bank and its partners and “articulate…

Banking Giant BBVA Launches Bitcoin Investing, Custody Services Within Switzerland
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Banking Giant BBVA Launches Bitcoin Investing, Custody Services Within Switzerland

Major financial institution BBVA is launching bitcoin trading and custody for clients in Switzerland.Madrid-based financial services giant BBVA, one of the largest financial institutions in the world, will soon offer bitcoin trading and custody services through its Swiss subsidiary.“After six months of testing with a selected group of users, BBVA Switzerland makes its first crypto-asset…