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Bank of England Joins Global Peers Exploring a Digital Currency
April 19, 2021
Britain’s Treasury and the Bank of England are weighing the potential creation of a central bank digital currency, joining authorities from China to Sweden exploring the next big step in the future of money.
GameStop Mulls NFT Expansion While Market Is Still Slowing Down
April 12, 2021
Amid signs that the non-fungible token (NFT) gravy train is starting to run out of steam, help may be on hand from a familiar champion – with the American gaming retailer GameStop indicating that it may be ready to take the NFT plunge.
MicroStrategy Pivots to Bitcoin Payouts for Board of Directors
April 12, 2021
MicroStrategy Inc. is pivoting to payouts in Bitcoin for its four non-employee board of directors, marrying management closer to the software maker’s strategy of investing in the largest cryptocurrency.
Powell: Need for Digital Dollar Is an Issue for Congress, Public
April 11, 2021
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the central bank is involved in a large-scale research and development project on the digital dollar, and that questions of whether adopting such a currency would provide a public benefit have yet to be resolved.
Coinbase’s Nasdaq Listing Fuels Frenzy in Korean Crypto Stocks
April 6, 2021
The upcoming Nasdaq listing of Coinbase Global Inc. has fueled a frenzy among Korea investors to pile into the nation’s cryptocurrency stocks, making a broker with a minority stake in a local crypto exchange the best-performing large stock year-to-date.
Coinbase Q1 Revenue Up 9x To $1.8BN Ahead Of Long-Awaited IPO
TUESDAY, APR 06, 2021
Pioneering cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase just blew away already lofty expectations Tuesday when it released quarterly financials and outlook for the first time, despite still being a private company, as the firm apparently sought to generate hype ahead of its IPO on the Nasdaq next week