G7 Says that Bitcoin Failed but Libra Poses Threat to Financial Stability

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G7 Says that Bitcoin Failed but Libra Poses Threat to Financial Stability
G7 has just recently released a report addressing a long list of concerns it has with global stablecoins like Libra.
G7 Says that Bitcoin Failed but Libra Poses Threat to Financial Stability

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Libra Exec Is Confident Association Will Hit 100 Members before Official Launch

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Libra Exec Is Confident Association Will Hit 100 Members before Official Launch
Libra’s interim managing director is quite sure the team will reach its goal of a hundred members by next year.
Libra Exec Is Confident Association Will Hit 100 Members before Official Launch

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After Paypal, Mastercard, Visa, Stripe and eBay Abandoned Facebook’s Libra

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After Paypal, Mastercard, Visa, Stripe and eBay Abandoned Facebook’s Libra
Mastercard, Visa, eBay, Stripe and Mercado Pago have all pulled out of the Facebook-led Libra Association following PayPal, which pulled its own support of the project earlier this week.
After Paypal, Mastercard, Visa, Stripe and eBay Abandoned Facebook’s Libra

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Breaking: SEC Orders to Halt Telegram’s $1.7 Billion Gram Token Sale

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Breaking: SEC Orders to Halt Telegram’s $1.7 Billion Gram Token Sale
Telegram faces a major roadblock in releasing its Gram tokens on the native TON network as the SEC slaps a restraining order on its token-sale calling its “unlawful”.
Breaking: SEC Orders to Halt Telegram’s $1.7 Billion Gram Token Sale

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Is Microsoft (MSFT) Stock a Better Investment Choice Than FAANG?

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Is Microsoft (MSFT) Stock a Better Investment Choice Than FAANG?
Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) stock as well as a few other software firms, have been doing great and even outperformed FAANG in 2018. The trajectory has continued into 2019 and MSFT just might be taking some shine away from FAANG.
Is Microsoft (MSFT) Stock a Better Investment Choice Than FAANG?

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CFTC Chairman Confirms That Just Like Bitcoin, Ethereum Is Also a Commodity

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CFTC Chairman Confirms That Just Like Bitcoin, Ethereum Is Also a Commodity
The CFTC chairman confirmed that Ethereum qualifies to be a commodity and all the forked assets like the Ethereum Classic shall be subjected to similar regulatory considerations.
CFTC Chairman Confirms That Just Like Bitcoin, Ethereum Is Also a Commodity

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Hold On, Apple: Sources Hint At Google’s 5G Pixel 4 Handset Announcement

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Hold On, Apple: Sources Hint At Google’s 5G Pixel 4 Handset Announcement
Google is all set to take its arch-rival Apple head-on, as sources familiar with the matter said the Google Pixel 4 5G compatible handset is currently under test production and could be announced as early as next week.
Hold On, Apple: Sources Hint At Google’s 5G Pixel 4 Handset Announcement

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Bitwise Set to File Another Application for Bitcoin ETF Following SEC Rejection

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Bitwise Set to File Another Application for Bitcoin ETF Following SEC Rejection
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has published an official document describing its ruling on the application for a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), filed by Bitwise Asset Management and NYSE Arca.
Bitwise Set to File Another Application for Bitcoin ETF Following SEC Rejection

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UNICEF Created Its Crypto Fund, Accepting Donations in Bitcoin and Ethereum

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UNICEF Created Its Crypto Fund, Accepting Donations in Bitcoin and Ethereum
UNICEF launched a cryptocurrency fund and is accepting donations in Bitcoin and Ethereum. The initiative has been rolled out to fund open-source technology benefiting children and young people around the world.
UNICEF Created Its Crypto Fund, Accepting Donations in Bitcoin and Ethereum

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Lawsuit Claims Bitfinex and Tether Manipulated the ‘Largest Bubble in Human History’

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Lawsuit Claims Bitfinex and Tether Manipulated the ‘Largest Bubble in Human History’
While the plaintiffs claim that it would be “premature” to calculate damage inflicted by Tether and Bitfinex, they have estimated that the defendant’s liability likely surpasses a whopping $1.4 trillion.
Lawsuit Claims Bitfinex and Tether Manipulated the ‘Largest Bubble in Human History’

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Galaxy Digital and XBTO Making First Block Trade of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures

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Galaxy Digital and XBTO Making First Block Trade of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures
Intercontinental Exchange has completed the first block trade of Bakkt Bitcoin futures contracts which was executed between digital assets merchant bank Galaxy Digital and crypto investment firm XBTO.
Galaxy Digital and XBTO Making First Block Trade of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures

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PayPal Absent From Libra Association Meeting, Might Abandon Facebook’s Project Entirely

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PayPal Absent From Libra Association Meeting, Might Abandon Facebook’s Project Entirely
PayPal was the only company noticeably absent at the recently held Libra Association meeting. The payment giant is reportedly planning to quit Facebook’s project to keep its hands clean of regulatory dirt.
PayPal Absent From Libra Association Meeting, Might Abandon Facebook’s Project Entirely

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Snapchat (SNAP) Stock Sinks As Facebook Releases New Copycat App

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Snapchat (SNAP) Stock Sinks As Facebook Releases New Copycat App
Facebook has yet again released another Snapchat copycat app. Another one of many attempts and amidst its antitrust case with the FTC, this one has affected Snapchat noticeably, causing a drop in SNAP stock.
Snapchat (SNAP) Stock Sinks As Facebook Releases New Copycat App

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Apple’s Tim Cook Says the Company Has No Plans to Launch a Cryptocurrency

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Apple’s Tim Cook Says the Company Has No Plans to Launch a Cryptocurrency
Apple’s Tim Cook has snubbed-off any plans to launch any cryptocurrency. He said that currency matters best belong to government and regulators and private organizations should stay away from it.
Apple’s Tim Cook Says the Company Has No Plans to Launch a Cryptocurrency

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Taboola and Outbrain to Merge Into a $2 Billion Company

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Taboola and Outbrain to Merge Into a $2 Billion Company
Taboola and Outbrain are finally coming together in a cash-equity deal under the Taboola brand. The deal, announced today, will give Outbrain’s shareholders $250 million along with 30% ownership in Taboola.
Taboola and Outbrain to Merge Into a $2 Billion Company

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