Tag: christine lagarde

Jun 24 2022

A Response To Central Banks’ Press Conferences

Both Jerome Powell and Christine Legarde held recent press conferences where they place blame for inflation on factors outside their control.Watch The Episode On YouTube or...

May 22 2022

Crypto is Worth Nothing and Based on Nothing, Says ECB President Lagarde

Quick take: European Central Bank President, Christine Lagarde, has said cryptocurrencies are worth nothing and based on nothing. She added that cryptocurrencies do not have an underlying asset to act as an anchor of safety. ECB President Lagarde said that a digital Euro would be a better store of value than cryptocurrencies. The EU Commission on a digital euro (CBDC) is still accepting...

Cryptocurrency Is ‘Worthless,’ European Central Bank President Says

Christine Lagarde, president of the European Central Bank, has warned that cryptocurrencies are worthless and should be regulated. The ECB boss believes that regulating the sector will prevent people from gambling their life savings on cryptocurrencies. "My extremely modest opinion is that cryptocurrency is worthless. It is founded on nothing, and there are no underlying assets to serve as a safety anchor," she...

Apr 29 2022

Central Banks Say The Quiet Part Out Loud

Jerome Powell and Christine Lagarde don’t agree on every point during their IMF “debate.” We analyze how globalization affects Europe and the U.S. differently.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To The Episode...

Mar 22 2022

Feb 27 2022

Are Sanctions Enough? Why ECB Believes Quick Crypto Regulations Will Tighten Putin’s Hands

As conflict and crypto grow intertwined and moral quandaries emerge, European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde has advocated for swift ratification of crypto legislation. Authorities are concerned that Russia may utilize digital assets to evade sanctions. Europe relies on Russia for 40% of its natural gas supply, prompting the imposition of Swift penalties. Governments and other...

Feb 11 2022

As European Risks Rise, Bitcoin Price Reacts Positively

Discussing the latest central bank news, emerging financial risks in Europe, Japanese inflation and more.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Sep 16 2021

Why ECB President Christine Lagarde’s Latest Stance On Bitcoin Is A Good Thing

ECB President Christine Lagarde’s recent remarks that bitcoin is not a currency show that central banks fear losing power.European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde was interviewed on Bloomberg TV on September 13, which aired yesterday, September 15. Among the topics discussed, which included monetary policy, debt, and gross domestic product (GDP) of countries in the European Union (EU),...

Jul 14 2021

Jul 09 2021

What Happened Inside Max Kaiser ’s “F**k Elon” Party?

The infamous Max Keiser is in it for the long haul. Love it or hate him, the man puts in the work. Arguably the original bitcoiner in mainstream media, the North American broadcaster with a show in RT is still raising hell wherever he goes. And this time, he’s got Elon Musk in his sights. Was the party Keiser hosted a celebration of...

Jan 18 2021

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers Says Bitcoin (BTC) Is Here to Stay, Former Canadian PM Calls It Reserve Currency

Jan 18 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Bitcoin (BTC) remains a hot topic of discussion among top delegates and institutions of the world. The former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has recently endorsed Bitcoin saying that it is here to stay. During an interview with the...

Jan 15 2021

Money Reimagined: Bitcoin’s Warning for Central Banks

Bitcoin's rising price reflects declining faith in the existing financial system. Will central bankers like Christine Lagarde take notice?

Jan 13 2021

Christine Lagarde Wants Global Regulation of Bitcoin

The ECB President termed Bitcoin as a speculative asset and said that BTC has conducted some funny business.

ECB’s Christine Lagarde Says ‘Speculative’ Bitcoin Needs Regulation

In a speech at a Reuters online event Wednesday, Lagarde said bitcoin was a speculative asset.

Dec 01 2020

Christine Lagarde Bashes Bitcoin and Libra

The ECB president termed stablecoins as “risky assets” but praised the digital euro.

Nov 30 2020

Stablecoins ‘Pose Serious Risks’ to Financial Security, ECB’s Lagarde Says

Stablecoins could "threaten financial security" if widely adopted, the ECB head said in a magazine interview.

ECB President Christine Lagarde Pushes The Use of Digital Euro to Complement Cash

Christine Lagarde, the current president of the European Central Bank (ECB), has once again spoken in favor of the Digital Euro. In her recent interview with the L’ENA hors les murs magazine, Lagarde speaks about the future of money...

Nov 05 2020

Euro CBDC – Can It Happen?

Several countries have begun showing interest in developing a central bank digital currency. The European Central Bank (ECB), not to be left behind, has thrown the idea of establishing a digital euro to the public. Christine Lagarde, ECB president and former managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), via a...

Nov 02 2020

Recent Calls for a Digital Euro Bolster the Bitcoin Bull Case

Bitcoin has been undergone the spotlight over the past few months and years due to some fearing it will contest traditional currencies. Central banks seem to be firing back with their own central bank digital currency projects. Ironically, analysts say that the introduction of CDBCs could end up strengthening Bitcoin. Calls for a CBDC Bolster the Bitcoin Bull Case,...

Nov 01 2020

ECB President Invites Public Views on Potential Digital Euro

Nov 01 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  cbdc christine lagarde digital euro ecb imf

The President of the European Central Bank [ECB] Christine Lagarde requested public views and opinions on a potential central bank digital currency [CBDC] for the eurozone. Describing 2020 as a...

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