bitcoin

Once a doubter, TD is now bullish on crypto, blockchain

07/17/19

It's created a new digital assets and distributed ledger group, trades bitcoin futures and is funding a crypto exchange.

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Facebook's crypto plans are 'a national security issue,' Mnuchin says

07/15/19

The Treasury secretary said the U.S. government has significant concerns about digital currencies, including their potential as tools for money launderers.

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Bitcoin ATMs show gap in EU's money laundering rules, police say

07/11/19

A Spanish effort to prosecute a gang that used Bitcoin automated cash machines suspected of being a front for illegal-drug payments has exposed a hole in European anti-money-laundering controls, law enforcement authorities in the country said.

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Virtual currency debate needed the jolt it got from Facebook

07/01/19

Facebook’s cryptocurrency pilot highlights just how important it is for regulators and banks to figure out where they land in the emerging monetary digital age.

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The existential threat of Facebook's digital currency

06/21/19

If Libra becomes a major financial force, the stability of global finance is on the line.

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Senate Banking panel sets hearing on Facebook's Libra

06/19/19

Senators will examine the social media giant’s plan to offer a digital currency. House Financial Services Committee leaders have already criticized the idea.

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Goldman plans revamp; Banks deal with climate change

06/17/19

The bank is looking to combine several units that invest in income-producing assets; increased scrutiny has led banks to address the risks of climate change.

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Citigroup insider trading leak alleged; Square works to reduce receipt snafus

06/04/19

Employee may have leaked information about upcoming deals; company says it’s rare that the wrong person gets email receipt, but it's looking to improve.

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Global Payments to buy TSYS; bitcoin rebound continues

05/28/19

Payment industry mega-mergers continue with $21.5B deal; the cryptocurrency is up 140% this year, including 70% this month.

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Cornell professor launches own crypto coin

05/16/19

Some of the biggest venture capitalists in the field are backing a new digital currency being offered by a leading blockchain academic.

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