bitcoin

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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5 questions about the future of blockchain

05/15/19

Although the euphoria over blockchain has dissipated recently, many still see it as vital to the future of banks and the economy at large. Following are key issues being hashed out.

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Bitcoin bounces back; CFPB reviewing overdraft fee rule

05/15/19

"Institutional support" spurs cryptocurrency price gains; the regulation limits what banks can charge for going negative on accounts.

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