libra

We cannot accept parallel currencies such as Facebook's Libra: German Finance Minister

We cannot accept parallel currencies such as Facebook's Libra: German Finance Minister

Berlin to reject plans.
Sep 18 2019 12:40PM
Euro zone to step up work on public cryptocurrency

Euro zone to step up work on public cryptocurrency

Spooked by Facebook's Libra.
Sep 16 2019 1:03PM
Global money-laundering watchdog closely monitoring Facebook's Libra, official says

Global money-laundering watchdog closely monitoring Facebook's Libra, official says

As illegal use of cryptocurrencies is spreads at pace.
Sep 11 2019 6:57AM
China says new digital currency will be similar to Facebook's Libra

China says new digital currency will be similar to Facebook's Libra

Would be able to be used across major payment platforms such as WeChat and Alipay.
Sep 9 2019 1:33PM
EU examines Facebook's Libra currency for competition risks

EU examines Facebook's Libra currency for competition risks

Antitrust regulator becomes the latest to voice concerns.
Sep 5 2019 1:53PM
Europe should ignore 'treacherous promises' of Facebook's Libra currency, says central banker

Europe should ignore 'treacherous promises' of Facebook's Libra currency, says central banker

Could undermine the European Central Bank's ability to set monetary policy.
Sep 3 2019 6:30AM
UK's data watchdog seeks more clarity from Facebook over Libra

UK's data watchdog seeks more clarity from Facebook over Libra

Joins with global counterparts in call for more openness.
Aug 6 2019 6:32AM
Regulators won't let Libra launch until they feel safe

Regulators won't let Libra launch until they feel safe

Central banker flags "prolonged discussion" to ensure safety and stability.
Jul 19 2019 6:17AM
G7 finance chiefs pour cold water on Facebook Libra

G7 finance chiefs pour cold water on Facebook Libra

Ministers flag regulatory fight.
Jul 18 2019 6:07AM
US Senators label Facebook Libra "delusional" and "crazy"

US Senators label Facebook Libra "delusional" and "crazy"

Trust deficit bites.
Jul 17 2019 6:02AM
ANZ says Facebook's Libra is no bank-buster

ANZ says Facebook's Libra is no bank-buster

Warns of risks for miners and worries about backing.
Jul 16 2019 12:43PM
US Treasury sec says Facebook Libra must avoid money laundering

US Treasury sec says Facebook Libra must avoid money laundering

Steve Mnuchin has Trump's ear, and Trump thinks Facebook is biased ...
Jul 16 2019 6:29AM
Trump blasts Bitcoin, Facebook's Libra

Trump blasts Bitcoin, Facebook's Libra

Demands they face banking regulations.
Jul 12 2019 12:38PM
Fed chief calls for Facebook to halt Libra project

Fed chief calls for Facebook to halt Libra project

"Cannot go forward" until serious concerns are addressed.
Jul 11 2019 7:00AM
Facebook's cryptocurrency needs deep thought and detail: UK regulator

Facebook's cryptocurrency needs deep thought and detail: UK regulator

Poses questions for society and government.
Jul 3 2019 1:20PM
Facebook's Libra coin likely to run a regulatory gauntlet

Facebook's Libra coin likely to run a regulatory gauntlet

Unprecedented scrutiny amid immediate backlash.
Jul 1 2019 1:10PM
Facebook crypto plans turn up heat on EU banks over real-time payments

Facebook crypto plans turn up heat on EU banks over real-time payments

Euro zone could have instant payments system shared by all banks by the end of 2020.
Jun 27 2019 12:43PM
Central bankers weigh up Facebook's Libra plan

Central bankers weigh up Facebook's Libra plan

Try to get to grips with the initiative.
Jun 26 2019 7:03AM
Unruly social media no model for Facebook's Libra currency - BoE's Carney

Unruly social media no model for Facebook's Libra currency - BoE's Carney

Cannot expect unregulated free-for-all says Bank of England Governor.
Jun 24 2019 6:59AM
Unruly social media no model for Facebook's cryptocurrency: Bank of England

Unruly social media no model for Facebook's cryptocurrency: Bank of England

Open minds but no open door.
Jun 21 2019 1:01PM

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