Russia may be on the way to adopting its own central bank digital currency, according to Anatoly Aksakov, chair of the State Duma’s Financial Market Committee. The Russian Parliament is studying…

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A report on central bank digital currencies has found that 61% of institutions don’t think a blockchain is necessary due to low efficiency gains during trials. IBM Survey Finds That…

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U.K.-based startup SETL was granted a license from the Autorité des Marchés Financiers, the French financial watchdog, to run a blockchain-powered central securities depository (CSD). Blockchain Settlement Startup Promises to Help…

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European Central Bank: ‘No Plans’ for Digital Currency, Cash Demand Growing The European Central Bank (ECB) has “no plans” to issue its own digital currency, President Mario Draghi told the European Parliament Wednesday, September 12.…

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The South Korean financial watchdog, Financial Services Commission (FSC), has created the Financial Innovation Bureau to oversee and nurture the crypto sector as part of the fourth industrial revolution. Korean…

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Romania has drafted an emergency ordinance to regulate cryptocurrency issuing. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/romania-drafts-bill-to-regulate-cryptocurrencies/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and Information.

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A central bank official has said that digital currency conversions in the Philippines — a country where the coins are considered legal tender — hit nearly $40 million in recent…

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President of Chile’s Central Bank Considers Cryptocurrency Regulation, Says It Is Useful for ‘Monitoring Risks’ Mario Marcel, the president of Chile’s Central Bank, is considering regulating cryptocurrencies in the country in order…

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Bitcoin, Ethereum Prices Remain Steady Despite ‘Crypto Ban’ From India’s Central Bank The crypto markets are holding their own this week, with Bitcoin (BTC) not venturing too far away from $7,000, even…

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