Tag: imf

Jul 12 2021

World Bank, IMF Advocate For CBDC Adoption At G20

Jul 12 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bis cbdc imf world bank

On Friday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank argued for the cross-border benefits of central bank-issued digital currencies (CBDC), claiming that projects like the United States' digital dollar would aid global development. World Bank And IMF Support CBDC Together with the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the two global organisations...

Jul 09 2021

Jun 17 2021

World Bank Turns Down El Salvador’s Request To Help Implement Bitcoin As Legal Tender

Jun 17 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc el salvador imf world bank

The world bank has revealed that it has refused to assist El Salvador with the implementation of Bitcoin as legal tender. World Bank Turn Down Request Salvadoran Finance Minister Alejandro Zelaya stated earlier on Wednesday that the Central American country had sought technical assistance from the Bank in order to use bitcoin as a parallel legal tender to the US dollar. On Wednesday,...

World Bank Denies Any Help to El Salvador for Bitcoin (BTC) Implementation

After the IMF raised concerns about El Salvador adopting Bitcoin...

Jun 11 2021

This Type of Token Has Increased 30-Fold YTD

Jun 11 2021 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  bitcoin cpi crypto defi el salvador

June 11, 2021 / Unchained Daily / Laura Shin Daily Bits...

Jun 10 2021

IMF Raises Concern Over El Salvador’s Adoption of Bitcoin as Legal Tender

International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised concerns over El Salvador's...

Jun 09 2021

El Salvador Passes the Bitcoin Law In Congress, President Nayib Bukele to Meet the IMF Soon

Latin American country El Salvador is scripting a new history today! El Salvador President Nayib Bukele recently announced that the Bitcoin Law has been officially passed in the Salvadoran Congress with a strong...

Jan 15 2021

IMF Survey Overwhelmingly Supports Bitcoin As “Money”

Jan 15 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btcusdt crypto

Bitcoin was created to be the first ever peer-to-peer electronic cash system, and in its wake, an entire industry of digital assets has since been created. Despite the cryptocurrency's longevity and staying power, there's still debate amongst policy makers, regulators, and even investors, if the asset class should be defined as "money." A recent survey conducted by the International Monetary Fund has...

Crypto Twitter: IMF’s Twitter Poll On Digital Currency Goes Viral, What’s so Special?

Jan 15 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  blockchain news btcbusd btcdai btcgbp btcpax

An interesting twitter poll titled, "Are Digital Currencies Real Money" regarding digital currencies posted by International Monetary Fund [IMF] has already received 75K votes and counting. Surprisingly, more than...

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...

Oct 21 2020

Oct 13 2020

Christine Lagarde: ECB is Looking “Very Seriously” at Creating a Digital Euro

The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said on Monday that they are looking “very seriously” at the creation of a digital euro. This comes […]

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