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Sep 09 2021

Unpacking The Fed’s Smoke And Mirrors In Jackson Hole

Responding to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's comments at Jackson Hole through a Bitcoin lens.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Aug 12 2021

How Taper Talk, Repos, China And U.S. Legislation Are Impacting The Bitcoin Market

Discussing how potential tapering by the Federal Reserve, economics in China, U.S. legislation and more through a Bitcoin lens.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Aug 02 2021

Jul 16 2021

A “Digital Dollar” Doesn’t Fix This

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell thinks a central bank digital currency would obsolete bitcoin. He's way off.The below is an excerpt from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine's premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe...

After U.S, Now Japan Calls for Strong Regulations of Stablecoins

In a fresh development, Japanese regulators are now stepping up efforts to regulate digital currencies, especially stablecoins. In exclusive coverage, Reuters reports that the Japanese government is closely watching the sharp growth of the crypto market and remains worried about its impact on the country's financial system. Tokyo wants to engage with global financial regulators The post After U.S, Now Japan Calls for...

Jul 15 2021

Fed Chairman: The World Won’t Need Digital Currencies Once We Have the Digital Dollar

On Wednesday, July 14, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell spoke on the topic of having a Digital Dollar during the hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee. The Fed Chairman said that one of the major reasons for the U.S. Central Bank to have digital currency in place is that it will The post Fed Chairman: The World Won't Need...

Jul 03 2021

Powell Diary: Fed Chairman Meets Coinbase CEO, What to Expect Ahead?

The U.S. crypto landscape is set to see a major development, and possibly for the good. As per the recently released central bank records, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell met Coinbase CEO, Brian Armstrong, on May 11, 2021. Powell's meeting comes in wake of a high surge in crypto trading activities this year. With digital currencies The post Powell Diary: Fed Chairman Meets Coinbase...

May 24 2021

Fed Governor Lael Brainard Thinks Digital Dollar Can Bring Several Benefits

On Monday, May 24, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard backed the idea of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) and stated that it could bring along a variety of benefits. The Fed Governor also added that having a Digital Dollar will...

Mar 29 2021

Boom for Bitcoin as Wall Street Veteran Blasts Powell over Inflation Risks

Bitcoin could continue playing its global safe-haven hedge role as a Wall Street veteran blasts off Jerome Powell and his pro-inflation policies in his latest opinion editorial. The benchmark cryptocurrency could rise as Andrew Parlin, founder/chief investment officer at Washington Peak Investment Advisors in New Jersey,...

Mar 26 2021

China’s CBDC All Set To Eat Into the Digital Payments Market Share of WeChat and Alipay

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Alipay and WeChat Pay the two dominant players in China's online payments marketplace are all set to see tough competition from the country's very own central bank digital currency (CBDC) aka Digital Yuan. On Thursday, March 25, speaking during a panel discussion organized by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS), Mu Changchun, director of the The post China's CBDC All Set To Eat...

Mar 22 2021

Bitcoin to Beat Gold Not Digital Dollar, Says Fed Chairman

The U.S. Fed chairman Jerome Powell said that Bitcoin is a speculative asset like gold and does not see it as a replacement for the American dollar. And certainly not a digital dollar. Fed Not Worried About Bitcoin Powell spoke at the Innovation Summit by the Bank of International Settlements (...

Feb 24 2021

Tether, Powell Testimony And Bitcoin Hegemony

On this "Fed Watch," the hosts discussed Tether FUD, Jerome Powell's latest speech and bitcoin price action....

Jan 14 2021

Jerome Powell on CBDCs: ‘We Don’t Feel a Need to Be First’

The U.S. is going slow on central bank digital currencies (CDBCs) considering the risks they may pose to the dollar’s dominance, the Fed Chair said Thursday.

Dec 27 2020

Fed’s Powell Wins Forbes’ Crypto Person of the Year Honors; Do They Give Awards for Snark?

A side effect of the Fed's medicine for the pandemic-stricken U.S. economy was to create conditions ideal for the rise of cryptocurrencies.

Nov 19 2020

Oct 29 2020

Jerome Powell: CBDC Could Improve U.S. Payment System

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has stated that a central bank digital currency (CBDC) could improve the current payment system in the United States but that there also potential pitfalls to address as well. Jerome Powell made this assertion during the International Monetary Fund (IMF) panel discussion on cross-border...

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