Stablecoins are dollarisation by proxy.
By: Claire Jones and Izabella Kaminska
Finance minister calls for ban on development on European soil.
By: Claire Jones
Central bankers are now deploying the kind of attacks they’re used to receiving.
By: Thomas Hale
(And against Alphaville specifically, it would seem.)
By: Jemima Kelly
Clegg has a “very substantive” role at Facebook, apparently.
The BIS outlines why the issue isn't whether big tech techniques are effective; it's whether they are desirable.
By: Izabella Kaminska
SWIFT gets right to the point.
If they want to help, just start a foundation, without the new currency.
By: Brendan Greeley
Y NO BLOCKCHAIN? (But also: Y BLOCKCHAIN?)
Is it transparent enough? And why is it called Libra anyway?
By: Colby Smith and Izabella Kaminska
We've done the reading so you can impress at dinner parties.
Facebook takes a page out of JPMorgan and the Fed’s playbook; attempts to create a global digital reserve.