Key Words: Crypto critic: Trump says he’s not a ‘fan’ of bitcoin or Facebook’s libra

That is the view from U.S. President Donald Trump who went after cryptocurrencies in a pair of wee-hour tweets on Thursday, saying that unregulated assets can “facilitate unlawful behavior, including drug trade and other illegal activity...”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2019

Bitcoin Noticeably Absent From Senate Hearing on Facebook’s Libra

For a panel about a proposed cryptocurrency, Tuesday's Senate Facebook hearing was light on actual crypto talk......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 16th, 2019

Cryptos Are Crashing As Libra Hearing Ends, Bitcoin Back Below $10k

Bitcoin tumbled back below $10,000 and dragged the rest of the crypto space lower after U.S. lawmakers grilled Facebook on its cryptocurrency plans, as political and regulatory scrutiny of digital coins intensifies. Bitcoin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 16th, 2019

US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Is ‘Not Comfortable’ With Facebook’s Libra

In a press conference Monday, Mnuchin voiced the Trump administration's concerns with Facebook's Libra and cryptocurrencies like bitcoin......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 15th, 2019

US President Donald Trump Says He’s ‘Not a Fan’ of Bitcoin

US President Donald Trump tweeted about bitcoin and Facebook's Libra on Thursday. He's not a fan......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 11th, 2019

ShapeShift Founder Says Crypto Exchange Service Will Support Libra

Erik Voorhees thinks that Facebook's currency will be a gateway for bitcoin adoption......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 28th, 2019

Why Facebook Chose Stablecoins as Its Path to Crypto

When Facebook Inc. developed Libra, its planned digital currency, it decided to focus on one version of the crypto world known as stablecoins. They’re not the biggest or best-known players in the field pioneered by Bitcoin. But to the broad ran.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 18th, 2019

Facebook is joining the crypto game. It's launching a Bitcoin-like currency called Libra

Facebook unveiled a plan to create a new digital currency similar to Bitcoin, one that could drive more e-commerce and b.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 18th, 2019

Bitcoin Price Unfazed By Unveiling of Facebook’s Libra Crypto

Bitcoin is struggling to gather upside traction following Facebook's official announcement of its Libra cryptocurrency project......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 18th, 2019

Key Words: ‘Hell no,’ says Jack Dorsey: Twitter will not join Facebook’s Libra

The Square and Twitter CEO also assails Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s recent free speech argument.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2019

Bitcoin falls amid Zuckerberg testimony on Facebook"s Libra, Bloomberg says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 23rd, 2019

Cryptos: Zuckerberg is getting grilled in Washington as bitcoin is getting grilled on Wall Street

Bitcoin prices have quietly been in meltdown mode in recent trade and that trend has accelerated amid testimony on Wednesday from Facebook CEO Inc. Mark Zuckerberg as he attempts to make a case for digital-currency payment platform Libra......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Testify Before Congress Over Libra Crypto

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will defend Libra before U.S. lawmakers later this month......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 9th, 2019

Now Traders Can Make Bets on When Facebook’s Libra Will Launch

Crypto futures exchange CoinFLEX is issuing derivatives linked to the launch of the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 7th, 2019

PayPal Withdraws From Facebook-Led Libra Crypto Project

PayPal might pull out of the Facebook-led Libra project, according to a Financial Times report......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 4th, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg Addresses Libra Regulation, KYC in Leaked Transcript

In leaked comments from a July meeting, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed internal issues for the firm's crypto network, Libra......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 2nd, 2019

Facebook Libra partners undecided over crypto support, Bloomberg says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 1st, 2019

Facebook-Led Libra Could Be Boon to UN, Says Crypto Project’s Chief

The head of the Libra Association has argued that the Facebook-led cryptocurrency could help the U.N. achieve its sustainable development goals......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 27th, 2019

Libra Crypto Is ‘Undoubtedly’ a Wakeup Call for Central Banks, Says ECB Exec

The Facebook-backed stable coin solves problems and could create others......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 26th, 2019

Key Words: Husband of Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway says Republicans could flip on president during impeachment process

George Conway, fierce Trump critic and husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, said we could hear from Republicans when they come out of hiding and break from the president......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2019

SEC Chair, Commissioners to Talk Crypto at Congress Hearing Next Week

The House Financial Services Committee will question SEC commissioners about crypto regulations and Facebook's Libra next week......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 19th, 2019