cryptocurrency

Develop cryptocurrencies on your own or together?

Cryptocurrencies seem to be establishing themselves as a serious alternative to traditional currencies. Why? Because huge companies like Facebook, with their own currency, the Libra coin, are starting to offer a serious alternative to previous payment methods. No matter whether it is dollars, euros or the British pound. This situation and the increasing spread of…

Libra heralds Brave New World: if it can stand up to regulation

The influential policy committee of the Bank of England has put forward concrete proposals for how regulators could deal with Facebook’s controversial Libra project.    A 9 October document released by the central bank’s Financial Policy Committee states that while the payment stablecoin “has the potential to be…systemically important”, bankers will need “access to be…