German Bundesbank Board Member Carl-Ludwig Thiele has cautioned against Bitcoin, calling it a “speculatory object” issued by “unknown actors.” In comments given to local newspaper Die Welt am... Read More
Palestine's monetary authority is reportedly looking to create its own digital currency.
Reuters reported today that, according to Azzam Shawwa, head of the Palestinian Monetary Authority, the Stat... Read More
The Deputy of the Russian Central Bank Olga Skorobogatova has called for virtual currencies to be treated as “digital commodities.” Quoted by Interfax, Skorobogatova said that the central bank... Read More
Canada's central bank likely won't launch a wholesale payment system based solely on distributed ledger tech, one of its senior officials said today.
Writing in an op-ed published by The Globe and ... Read More
Singapore's central bank has published new details of distributed ledger trial that saw it issue digital tokens tied to its national currency.
The report, released yesterday, details work conducted... Read More
A 'Crypto Shopping Mall' Is Being Tested in Slovenia
A major shopping center based in Slovenia is widening a cryptocurrency payments pilot.
BTC City Ljubljana, located in Slovenia's capital of Ljubljana, will allow a group of 150 people to use crypto
Under $100: Litecoin Price Hits Fresh 2018 Low
The price of litecoin (LTC), the world's sixth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to a fresh 2018 low on Wednesday.
Data from Bitfinex shows the cryptocurrency slipped to $97.0
Beyond Bitcoin: Thomson Reuters Data Now Tracking Top 100 Cryptos
Mass media and data giant Thomson Reuters is expanding its cryptocurrency sentiment data toolkit to cover 100 different coins, the company announced Wednesday.
Initially launched back in March, the
JD.com's Finance Arm to Issue Asset-Backed Securities on a Blockchain
JD Finance, a subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, announced on Wednesday that it is planning to issue asset-backed securities (ABSs) on a blockchain.
According to a report from the Secur