A US Federal Jury States Crypto ‘Paycoin’ isn’t a Security
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A US Federal Jury States Crypto ‘Paycoin’ isn’t a Security

Source: AdobeStock/aerogondoAdding to the ongoing debate on the legal status of cryptoassets, a federal jury in Connecticut, USA, has ruled that a cryptocurrency and related assets offered by Paycoin founders are not securities. The jury issued its verdict – which goes against the stance presented by the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) – in relation to a…

Federal government Reserve governor questions dependence on CBDCs
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Federal government Reserve governor questions dependence on CBDCs

A senior official at the Federal Reserve has said he is unconvinced of the case for central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), highlighting concerns about whether CBDCs can help with financial inclusivity. Federal Reserve Governor Randal Quarles, who also heads the Financial Stability Board, made the comments at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference, which brings…

Federal Reserve Seat Jerome Powell: U.S. DOES NOT HAVE ANY Programs To Ban Bitcoin and Crypto
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Federal Reserve Seat Jerome Powell: U.S. DOES NOT HAVE ANY Programs To Ban Bitcoin and Crypto

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has confirmed that the U.S. has no plans to ban Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.On Thursday afternoon during the Oversight of the Treasury Department’s and Federal Reserve’s Pandemic Response hearing Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell confirmed that the U.S. has no plans to ban Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. During the hearing, House Representative Ted…

Federal Reserve worries related to stablecoins as pressure mounts about Tether
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Federal Reserve worries related to stablecoins as pressure mounts about Tether

Home » Business » Federal Reserve worries about stablecoins as pressure mounts on Tether The U.S. Federal Reserve recently released minutes of its latest meeting, and one of the topics they discussed was stablecoins. Specifically, the world’s most powerful central bank is worried about the risk stablecoins pose to financial stability. The Fed likened stablecoins…

Federal Reserve recognized: Stablecoin growth is usually ‘exponential,’ deserves ‘attention’
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Federal Reserve recognized: Stablecoin growth is usually ‘exponential,’ deserves ‘attention’

Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren notes that Tether could be a “disruptor” to short term credit markets.

The Government Reserve, Reverse Repo And Bitcoin
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The Government Reserve, Reverse Repo And Bitcoin

In this episode of “Fed Watch,” the hosts discussed the latest in the bitcoin market and macroeconomics.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:AppleSpotifyGoogleLibsynOvercastIn this episode of Bitcoin Magazine’s “Fed Watch” podcast, we, your hosts Christian Keroles and Ansel Lindner, are back from a well-deserved break. We started out the show by reminiscing about the…

US Federal Reserve to publish research paper as it digs deeper into CBDC
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US Federal Reserve to publish research paper as it digs deeper into CBDC

Home » Business » US Federal Reserve to publish research paper as it digs deeper into CBDC The U.S. Federal Reserve is digging deeper into the feasibility of a central bank digital currency (CBDC). In its latest statement, the Fed has confirmed that it’s publishing a discussion paper in the summer exploring the implications of…