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Spanish Banks Blockchain

Spanish Banks to Provide Blockchain Based Services to Customers

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On Jan. 3 Spain-based CaixaBank added the blockchain-powered finance platform We.trade to its list of services. CaixaBank has now become one of the first banks in Europe to provide its…

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China Digital

People’s Bank of China: Digital Yuan is “Progressing Smoothly”

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China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, reports that it is “progressing smoothly” with its development of a government-backed digital currency. The bank issued its statement during a working…

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Central Bank Stablecoins

Russia’s Central Bank Ready to Test Stablecoins

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The Bank of Russia, the country’s central bank, has reportedly started testing stablecoins pegged to real assets in a regulatory sandbox. Elvira Nabiullina, Russia’s central bank head, said that the…

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EUROchain

European Central Bank launches EUROchain

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New research from the European Central Bank shows that it is possible to build a simplified payment system for central bank digital currencies, while safeguarding users’ privacy for low-value transactions…

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European Central Bank

European Central Bank Says “It’s Possible” for a private payment system for CBDC

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Recent research by the European Central Bank (ECB) claims that it is possible to develop a central bank digital currency (CBDC) payment system that protects user privacy. Per the report…

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e-franc

Swiss Government Shutting the E-Franc idea down

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The government of cryptocurrency-friendly Switzerland has shot down the idea of issuing a digital Swiss e-franc, for now. According to a Dec. 13 press release published on the Federal Council’s…

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ING Bank

ING Bank Want its Clients to Store Crypto

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Major Dutch bank ING is developing technology so that its clients can safely store digital assets like cryptocurrencies, Reuters reports citing sources familiar with the matter. The firm then told…

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First Provider For China

Tencent, First Provider For China’s National Blockchain Consortium

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WeBank, a digital bank that makes loans to small businesses and individuals, has become the first technical infrastructure provider for China’s blockchain network.  The Shenzhen-based company will provide the Blockchain-Based…

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Collector Coins

Lithuanian Collector Coins: Blockchain and History

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According to a press release on Dec. 9, The Bank of Lithuania announced that it will release digital, blockchain-based collector coins in the spring of 2020. The coin is dedicated…

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Crypto is Inevitable

According to Deutsche Bank, Crypto is Inevitable

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The forces that hold the fiat money system together look fragile and, over the next decade, some of these forces could begin to unravel and demand for alternative currencies, from…

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