The report submitted by two senators on the Finance Committee argues that “public authorities cannot ignore the development of virtual currencies.”
NGOs are organizing to mobilize donors and engage the youngest with a new generation of fundraising and payment methods.
Braintree, the eBay subsidiary that designs payment software for many online and mobile companies, may soon accept virtual currency payments
“World” economics columnist Philippe Escande in his column.
The CEO of social network Mark Zuckerberg has about 20 heavyweights in business or payments with his cryptocurrency project.
‘Libra’ will promote the knowledge economy through monetary recognition of individual small contributions, Iconomy co-chair Vincent Loughlin explained at the ‘World’ Forum
editorial. The U.S. company’s previous missteps should prompt financial regulators to pay close attention to the launch of the electronic currency “Libra.”
The currency, called Libra, will be based on a reserve of safe assets. Major monetary institutions will be watching its developments closely.
Launched in 2020, it will make it possible to transfer money via Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp and shop on different platforms.
Regulators are starting to want to regulate cryptocurrencies, including Facebook’s. A movement welcomed by some actors.