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MasterCard has filed a patent that is anticipated to add bitcoin to its new world online shopping cart.

Binance to Introduce First Fiat-Crypto Trading Pair with Russian Ruble
October 21st, 2019

Binance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao announced that they are preparing for launching fiat options, including the Russian ruble.

‘There is No Status Quo Option for Libra,’ Says Facebook’s David Marcus
October 17th, 2019

The fear for many authorities is that Facebook’s Libra could heavily disrupt the financial system and potentially enable illicit activities like money laundering or terrorist financing.

Libra Exec Is Confident Association Will Hit 100 Members before Official Launch
October 16th, 2019

Libra’s interim managing director is quite sure the team will reach its goal of a hundred members by next year.

Libra Association Claims It Has 180 Candidates to Join the Row of Its Members
October 15th, 2019

Though some giants left Libra, the Association claims that it has nearly 1500 potential candidates to join. And 180 of them meet its strict requirements.

Government Threats Visa, Mastercard and Others that Choose Libra, Says VanEck Director
October 14th, 2019

Director, Digital Assets Strategy at VanEck, Gabor Gurbacs, believes that companies are being enforced to leave the crypto-project.

After PayPal, Mastercard, Visa, Stripe and eBay Abandoned Facebook’s Libra
October 12th, 2019

Mastercard, Visa, eBay, Stripe and Mercado Pago have all pulled out of the Facebook-led Libra Association following PayPal, which pulled its own support of the project earlier this week.

Libra’s Future in Question as Mark Zuckerberg is Set to Testify Before the U.S. Congress
October 10th, 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is set to testify before the Financial Services Committee of the United States Congress later this month.

Facebook’s Libra to Be Forked to ‘OpenLibra’
October 9th, 2019

Announced at Ethereum Foundation’s Devcon 5 conference, OpenLibra is described as an “open platform for financial inclusion,” with a telling tagline: “Not run by Facebook.”

Robinhood Announces Revamped Cash Management Feature With 2.05% APY
October 9th, 2019

After trying at a similar endeavor and failing in December last year, Robinhood has announced a feature that promises users returns on their uninvested funds. The new feature is now also fully insured with over $1 million.

 

You Can Bet on whether or not Facebook’s Libra will Launch by 2020
October 7th, 2019

Investors can bet on Libra’s launch on the CoinFLEX platform. The firm offers derivatives that let traders buy into futures to be delivered in Libra tokens.