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Some of Facebook’s Libra Members Look to Distance Themselves from Project
August 23rd, 2019

U.S. lawmakers have been skeptical about Facebook and the libra coin and some of the Libra Association look to distance themselves from the project.

Facebook Hires Political Influencer to Lobby for Its Libra Cryptocurrency
August 6th, 2019

Facebook has recently hired Susan Zook, a former aid to the chairman US Senate Banking Committee to work on lobbying Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project.

Walmart Files Patent to Create its Own Libra-Like Stablecoin
August 3rd, 2019

Walmart has filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, an application to create its own Libra-like digital currency. The filing points to the asset being a stablecoin with a focus on financial inclusion.

Facebook’s Libra vs the World’s Governments: Will Mark Stand a Chance?
August 3rd, 2019

Let’s dig deeper into what Libra is, what it might mean to the global economy, and why it’s currently below the U.S. authorities’ radar.

Bitcoin Price On Its Way to Recovering, Similar Situation Paved a Way to Its $20k Price
August 1st, 2019

Bitcoin had been in an uptrend for most of the day, and yesterday it managed to successfully pierce the $10,000 mark, which is generally considered to be a level of crucial psychological, if not technical, resistance.

Ripple to Congress: ‘Please Don’t Paint Us With a Broad Brush’
July 29th, 2019

Ripple sent an open letter to the U.S. Congress intending to explain the differences between various blockchains and digital currencies. In the letteer the company stressed the willingness to cooperate with the authorities.

Bitcoin Price Will Reach $20,000 Before the Year Ends, Believes Mike Novogratz
July 26th, 2019

Billionaire Bitcoin bull, Mike Novogratz, has predicted that Bitcoin price will hit $20,00 before the year ends. He said this during a Bloomberg interview where he also touched on Facebook’s Libra.

Zuckerberg Ready to Wait for ‘However Long It Takes’ to Get Libra Regulators Onboard
July 26th, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg has made it clear that Facebook will not launch its Libra crypto until all the regulators have been brought on board and every regulatory issue resolved satisfactorily.

Huawei’s Founder Joins PBOC in Supporting ‘Chinese Libra’ Creation
July 26th, 2019

The way Libra is designed makes it hard for governments to see who’s paying whom, or to limit cross-border payments. Thus the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has vowed to create a currency it can manage- likely one that will be linked to real identities.

Survey: US Investors Put More Trust In Bitcoin Over Facebook’s Libra
July 25th, 2019

While a majority of investors said that they aren’t interested in Libra (with many preferring Bitcoin instead), some also said that unlike the decentralized cryptocurrencies, Libra doesn’t give them the financial freedom from governments.