Volcanic activity the likely cause of central Utah earthquakes

Volcanic activity the likely cause of central Utah earthquakes
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Summary: A researcher theorizes that underground movement of magma or hot water could be responsible for the 2018 and 2019 quakes.
Sentiment: positive
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7th Pay Commission latest news today: DA hike, DR benefit, arrears, ease in LTC — updates that central government employees just cannot miss

7th Pay Commission latest news today: DA hike, DR benefit, arrears, ease in LTC — updates that central government employees just cannot miss
Added an hour ago
Summary: 7th Pay Commission latest news today: As around 52 lakh central government employees are waiting for the announcement of their Dearness Allowance (DA) hike, the government at the Centre has decided to allow all 7th Pay Commission (7th CPC) beneficiary employees in the central and the state government to claim their new insurance policy premium in the LTC Scheme.
Sentiment: positive
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Turkey’s Finance Ministry Aims To Conduct Research On Cryptocurrency

Turkey’s Finance Ministry Aims To Conduct Research On Cryptocurrency
Added 3 hours ago
Summary: Recently, a number of regulators have decided to conduct an in-depth investigation on cryptocurrency in Turkey, although oversights seem to be welcomed by local experts. Turkey is another example of one of those countries which have adopted a precautionary approach when it comes to cryptocurrency and digital assets.  Turkish Ministry to work alongside the central …
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

Japanese and Swiss central bank shares soar in exuberant markets

Japanese and Swiss central bank shares soar in exuberant markets
Added 4 hours ago
Summary: The listed shares of the Japanese and Swiss central banks rose sharply this week, without any apparent reason, possibly reflecting high levels of investor exuberance in markets awash with cash.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Cryptos: $VIDYA

Myanmar limits access to cash as calls for international action grow

Myanmar limits access to cash as calls for international action grow
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Protesters marched again on Monday in defiance of a crackdown by security forces that killed at least 18 people a day earlier.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $FISI

Citi's Bitcoin Report Does Little in Offsetting Yield Fears; Price Down Again - Crypto Press

Citi's Bitcoin Report Does Little in Offsetting Yield Fears; Price Down Again - Crypto Press
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Bitcoin kickstarted the week with an incredible recovery rally, negating a considerable portion of its losses from the previous weekly session against a downside correction in US bond yields. Nevertheless, the flagship cryptocurrency’s intraday bull run failed to garner further higher bids on Tuesday. A sell-off at the local top ensued due to profit-taking sentiment, […]
Sentiment: positive
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El Salvador’s leader wins control of legislature in midterm vote; critics fear rising authoritarianism

El Salvador’s leader wins control of legislature in midterm vote; critics fear rising authoritarianism
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Popular at home, Bukele could test the Biden administration’s democracy policies in Central America.
Sentiment: negative
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Falcon Reports Gold Intersections in Holes CC 20 - 12, - 13 and - 14, and Provides Outline for 2021 Exploration at the Central Canada Mine Property, NW Ontario

Falcon Reports Gold Intersections in Holes CC 20 - 12, - 13 and - 14, and Provides Outline for 2021 Exploration at the Central Canada Mine Property, NW Ontario
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / March 2, 2021 / FALCON GOLD CORP. (TSXV:FG)(GR:3FA), (OTC PINK:FGLDF); ("Falcon" or the "Company") reports the Company has received the preliminary gold analyses for the balance of drill hole CC 20 - 12 and for all of holes CC 20 - 13 and - 14. The Company has recently delivered an additional 308 samples from drill holes CC 20 - 15, - 16 and - 17. In addition, Falcon's geological team is
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $MNR

Kanoo becomes world’s first interoperable ‘mobile wallet’ for Central Bank digital currencies - The Nassau Guardian

Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Five months after The Central Bank of The Bahamas officially launched the Sand Dollar, a local authorized financial Institution, Kanoo has become the first financial institution in the world to have it completely integrated into its system, allowing for interoperability. Company officials believe this capability proves its commitment to ensuring all Bahamians have access and …
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $FISI
Cryptos: $USDX$DVS

China Charges Ahead With a National Digital Currency

China Charges Ahead With a National Digital Currency
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The electronic Chinese yuan is now being tested in cities such as Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing. No other major power is as far along with a homegrown digital currency.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

Brazil real slide not all justified by fundamentals -Campos Neto

Brazil real slide not all justified by fundamentals -Campos Neto
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Brazil's real has suffered more than other emerging currencies as investors adjust to changing liquidity conditions globally, but some of it has not been justified by economic fundamentals, central bank president Roberto Campos Neto said on Tuesday.
Sentiment: positive
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Court hears Occupy co-founders merely engaged in ‘conspiracy to inspire’

Court hears Occupy co-founders merely engaged in ‘conspiracy to inspire’
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Benny Tai, Chan Kin-man and Chu Yiu-ming are challenging their conviction on conspiracy and incitement charges stemming from their roles in the civil disobedience movement.
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Stocks: $AWRE
Cryptos: $KIN

Elon Musk Calls Out Cryptocurrency Scammers While Michael Burry Says Bitcoin Is Speculative Bubble

Elon Musk Calls Out Cryptocurrency Scammers While Michael Burry Says Bitcoin Is Speculative Bubble
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Elon Musk says scammers and crypto "should get a room" while the "Big Short" hero talks Bitcoin and central banks
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $TSLA
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$DOGE

UPDATE 1-Brazil real slide not justified by fundamentals, central bank president says

UPDATE 1-Brazil real slide not justified by fundamentals, central bank president says
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Brazil's real has suffered more than other emerging currencies as investors adjust to changing liquidity conditions globally, but some of it has not been justified by economic fundamentals, central bank President Roberto Campos Neto said on Tuesday.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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UN says 15 Europe-bound migrants die at sea off Libya

UN says 15 Europe-bound migrants die at sea off Libya
Added 2 days ago
Summary: CAIRO - At least 15 Africans drowned when their boat capsized Sunday off Libya, a U.N. spokeswoman said, the second shipwreck involving migrants seeki...
Sentiment: negative
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Vice President of Nigeria Tips Cryptocurrencies To Challenge Traditional Banking

Vice President of Nigeria Tips Cryptocurrencies To Challenge Traditional Banking
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Following the ban on cryptocurrencies, Nigerian Vice President has predicted a radical shift in the financial system that could see digital assets emerge as frontrunners.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $AWRE$FISI

Russian Is Cautious About Cryptocurrency; Prefers Centralized CBDC

Russian Is Cautious About Cryptocurrency; Prefers Centralized CBDC
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The digitalisation of the financial industry and the economy at large as well as the development of fintech increased public demand for cryptocurrency and advanced payment methods in Russia. However, the position of the country on cryptocurrency is still not clear.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $BTC

The Dangers Lurking Behind A Digital Euro

The Dangers Lurking Behind A Digital Euro
Added 2 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL

Troublesome Trio in Emerging Markets Face Yield Spike Scare

Troublesome Trio in Emerging Markets Face Yield Spike Scare
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Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $MSCI

Redefining Digital Assets in Nigeria

Redefining Digital Assets in Nigeria
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Money Recently, the financial market was rattled to its core, when the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) banned the cryptocurrency and shut down all its exchanges. Prohibiting its use in banks and othe…
Sentiment: positive
39 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$NEXO

Central Bank of Ghana Launches Regulatory Sandbox Pilot for Blockchain and Financial Projects | BTCMANAGER

Central Bank of Ghana Launches Regulatory Sandbox Pilot for Blockchain and Financial Projects | BTCMANAGER
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Ghana's apex bank has revealed a sandbox test launch to support the growth of blockchain-based and financial-related services.  Sandbox Launched to innovate Ghana Financial Services The central bank revealed this development in a recent press release. According to the report, the sandbox will cover a wide range of innovations within…
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

UN says 15 Europe-bound migrants die at sea off Libya

UN says 15 Europe-bound migrants die at sea off Libya
Added 3 days ago
Summary: A U.N. spokeswoman says at least 15 African migrants drowned when their boat capsized off the Libyan coast
Sentiment: negative
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ECB to Prove Whether Pledge to Cap Yields Is More Than Just Talk

ECB to Prove Whether Pledge to Cap Yields Is More Than Just Talk
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The European Central Bank will reveal on Monday how serious it is about countering rising bond yields.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Nigeria seeks asset managers for $2.6 billion new infrastructure firm

Nigeria seeks asset managers for $2.6 billion new infrastructure firm
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Nigeria's central bank is seeking asset managers for a new $2.6 bln infrastructure investment company set up to develop the country's crumbling transport networks and boost economic growth.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Nigerian VP endorses cryptos, calls for care in adoption

Nigerian VP endorses cryptos, calls for care in adoption
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Despite a ban from the Central Bank of Nigeria restricting banking interactions with crypto-based activities, the vice president of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo, sees the potential for cryptocurrencies and blockchain. As reported [/nigeria-may-ease-ban-on-bitcoin-following-calls-for-regulation/] by BTC PEERS, mixed reactions have trailed the ban on cryptocurrencies by Nigeria’s apex bank. Some officials have likened the ban to staying static while the rest of the world moves forward. Nigeria’s VP i
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

Nigeria VP Tells Central Bank to Regulate, not Forbid, Crypto - BeInCrypto

Nigeria VP Tells Central Bank to Regulate, not Forbid, Crypto - BeInCrypto
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Nigerian VP Prof. Yemi Osinbajo spoke at a Banking Committee meeting on Feb. 26 and called for Nigeria to regulate, not ban, crypto.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $FISI
Cryptos: $XRP

"Early Spring, Winter Is Over?" - New Weather Models Suggest Warmer Weather Nears

"Early Spring, Winter Is Over?" - New Weather Models Suggest Warmer Weather Nears
Added 4 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE

Thousands mark anniversary of Kremlin critic Nemtsov’s murder

Thousands mark anniversary of Kremlin critic Nemtsov’s murder
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Opposition supporters laid flowers on a bridge in Moscow where Boris Nemtsov was killed six years ago.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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German radio host slammed for comparing K-pop’s BTS to coronavirus

German radio host slammed for comparing K-pop’s BTS to coronavirus
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Matthias Matuschik mocked the band’s version of Fix You and described the group as ‘some crappy virus that hopefully there will be a vaccine for soon as well.’
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Socialism-In-Practice Was A Nightmare, Not Utopia

Socialism-In-Practice Was A Nightmare, Not Utopia
Added 4 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
28 minute read
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Cryptos: $ATOM

Many pieces of the Diem puzzle still missing as launch gets delayed

Many pieces of the Diem puzzle still missing as launch gets delayed
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Diem is still awaiting regulatory approval from Swiss authorities but other governments are insisting on stricter regulations for privately-issued stablecoins.
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
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Stocks: $FISI
Cryptos: $RSV

Cryptocurrencies activities can become legal by Iranian parl.

Cryptocurrencies activities can become legal by Iranian parl.
Added 4 days ago
Summary: TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (MNA) – The Chairman of the Iranian Parliament's Economic Committee says a report on the activities of cryptocurrencies is being prepared to be proposed to the parliament in the form of a motion to legalize the matter.
Sentiment: positive
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West Seneca Central discusses moving administrative offices | West Seneca Bee

Added 4 days ago
Summary: The West Seneca school district is considering using the seven classrooms in East Middle's fifth grade wing as a curricular wing. Moving the district's directors, curriculum cabinet and teac
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Bank of England official warns inflationary 'tiger' has awoken, sending bond yields higher

Bank of England official warns inflationary 'tiger' has awoken, sending bond yields higher
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane warned that inflation may become difficult to tame, prompting more assertive policy action.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

China Moves Ahead on Digital Yuan Before 2022 Winter Olympics - Jamestown

China Moves Ahead on Digital Yuan Before 2022 Winter Olympics - Jamestown
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Introduction With the People’s Republic of China (PRC) a frontrunner in the global race towards digital currency, the central bank People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has taken several steps this year to explore the international use of a digital yuan. Although there is no official timetable for the launch of China’s sovereign digital currency, economic planners are reportedly aiming to …
Sentiment: positive
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Chinese Authorities Warn About 'Sophisticated' Digital Yuan Scam- Promotes Access to a '$186M Secret' Government Fund – Finance Bitcoin News

Chinese Authorities Warn About 'Sophisticated' Digital Yuan Scam- Promotes Access to a '$186M Secret' Government Fund – Finance Bitcoin News
Added 4 days ago
Summary: As China keeps paving the way to adopt its central bank digital currency (CBDC), scammers are also actively emerging on the scene.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Stocks: $SSTK
Cryptos: $BTC$CS

'Brace For Rampant Inflation': Hedge Fund Billionaire Stunned At "Market Craziness", Sees "Trouble Ahead"

'Brace For Rampant Inflation': Hedge Fund Billionaire Stunned At "Market Craziness", Sees "Trouble Ahead"
Added 4 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $FISI$CIA
Cryptos: $BTC

Confirmed: Federal Reserve Digital Dollar In The Works

Confirmed: Federal Reserve Digital Dollar In The Works
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Fed Chair Jerome Powell said he would be open to exploring a digital dollar during a Senate hearing this week. This while opting to discontinue the M2 money stock metric. This spells bad news for the USD. The Federal Reserve is looking to smoothly tr...
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Blockchain and crypto will challenge current finance, Nigeria VP says

Blockchain and crypto will challenge current finance, Nigeria VP says
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Nigeria's vice president recently discussed crypto and blockchain during an event address.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

3 types of bitcoin investors that ‘should be concerning to central banks’ - AMBCrypto

3 types of bitcoin investors that ‘should be concerning to central banks’ - AMBCrypto
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Mohamed El-Erian cautioned that central bank authorities must keep watch on three types of investors in a recent seminar.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

13-year-old rapper hopes for Texas family to adopt him

13-year-old rapper hopes for Texas family to adopt him
Added 4 days ago
Summary: David uses rapping as an outlet, but he also loves sports and playing guitar.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Supertall Central Park Tower To Welcome First Residents

Supertall Central Park Tower To Welcome First Residents
Added 5 days ago
Summary: At 1,550 feet tall, the skyscraper on Billionaire's Row in Midtown is the world's tallest residential building.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $JWN$SQ

Asia looks beyond interest rates in curbing asset price rises

Asia looks beyond interest rates in curbing asset price rises
Added 5 days ago
Summary: As the US Federal Reserve is unlikely to raise rates soon, Asian central banks’ ability to take the lead is limited. Instead, policies that target credit growth and build buffers to protect the lenders and borrowers can help prevent overheating.
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Military men helped Indonesia’s democracy. Why not in Myanmar?

Military men helped Indonesia’s democracy. Why not in Myanmar?
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Indonesia’s TNI military gave up a role in politics and never tried to get it back. Myanmar’s Tatmadaw take note: TNI is now Indonesia’s most trusted institution.
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"Calm Returns", Futures Rebound As Yields Drop After Historic Pounding

"Calm Returns", Futures Rebound As Yields Drop After Historic Pounding
Added 5 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
38 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$YLD$RSV

Black scientists around the world are calling for action, equality and representation | CBC Radio

Black scientists around the world are calling for action, equality and representation | CBC Radio
Added 5 days ago
Summary: After a woman walking in Central Park falsely accused a Black man of assaulting her, social media erupted in support of the scientist who was simply birdwatching causing anger, outrage — and action. Now, Black scientists from around the world are taking part, promoting their work and calling for change.
Sentiment: negative
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UN and IOM call for Europe to resume search and rescue

UN and IOM call for Europe to resume search and rescue
Added 5 days ago
Summary: UN data shows that out of the 3,800 people who arrived in Italy by sea this year, 2,527 departed from Libya.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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JPMorgan warns that a consumer credit crisis could derail India's economic recovery

JPMorgan warns that a consumer credit crisis could derail India's economic recovery
Added 5 days ago
Summary: India's micro, small and medium businesses contribute about 30% to the nominal GDP and the sector is the second-largest employer, according to the RBI.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $BOX
Cryptos: $RSV

China, Thailand, UAE team up to test cross-border crypto-payments

China, Thailand, UAE team up to test cross-border crypto-payments
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Just the sort of thing you’d do if you want your national cryptocurrency to be broadly accepted
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $FISI

Dow gains over 420 points to hit new all-time high after Powell testimony

Dow gains over 420 points to hit new all-time high after Powell testimony
Added 5 days ago
Summary: U.S. stocks rose sharply on Wednesday as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank's focus was on supporting the U.S. economy and...
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

Swiss National Bank (SNB) - How to issue a central bank digital currency

Added 5 days ago
Summary: Issue2021-03
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

Thailand Eyes $1 Billion From Notes Tied to Libor Successor

Thailand Eyes $1 Billion From Notes Tied to Libor Successor
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Thailand’s central bank plans to auction its first floating-rate notes linked to a local benchmark to replace Libor, as the move away from the scandal-tainted benchmark gathers pace globally.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Biden’s CIA nominee calls China an ‘authoritarian adversary’

Biden’s CIA nominee calls China an ‘authoritarian adversary’
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Out-competing the Asian superpower will be key to US national security, William Burns says at his Senate confirmation hearing.
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How can a digital currency from RBI change your world? An ex-UN expert decodes CBDC for you

How can a digital currency from RBI change your world? An ex-UN expert decodes CBDC for you
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Massimo Buonomo, who has over 20 years of experience in international finance, said the use of digital currency can eliminate the need for having a bank account.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Stocks: $V
Cryptos: $RSV

Fed Chair Powell Says Central Bank Will Engage with US Lawmakers On Digital Dollar

Fed Chair Powell Says Central Bank Will Engage with US Lawmakers On Digital Dollar
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell says it will be up to United States lawmakers whether or not to bring a digital dollar to the market.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $SSTK
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

India preparing to launch digital rupee | Modern Consensus.

India preparing to launch digital rupee | Modern Consensus.
Added 6 days ago
Summary: The Reserve Bank of India’s governor said that it is ‘very much in the game’ in getting ready to launch a central bank digital currency Central bank governor Shaktikanta Das said that there is still no set date for the launch of the digital rupee, but highlighted that the project is “receiving our full attention” and that the central bank is already tying up loose ends by working on the technology and the procedural aspects of the system.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $CAS$RSV

India’s Central Bank Cites Financial Instability Due to Cryptocurrencies | BTCMANAGER

India’s Central Bank Cites Financial Instability Due to Cryptocurrencies | BTCMANAGER
Added 6 days ago
Summary: On Wednesday, Governor Shaktikanta Das said that India’s central bank has “major concerns” about cryptocurrencies. He flagged potential risks leading to financial stability. Crypto Adoption Woes The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been fundamentally opposed to cryptocurrencies ahead of the government’s plans to introduce a law to ban this…
4 minute read
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Stocks: $FISI
Cryptos: $BTC$WRX$RSV

World Apex Banks To Create Digital Currency

World Apex Banks To Create Digital Currency
Added 6 days ago
Summary: BY BUKOLA IDOWU and OLUSHOLA BELLO, About 60 per cent of central banks across the world are under serious pressure to create and issue sovereign digital
Sentiment: negative
11 minute read
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Institutional Support Is Coming To Bitcoin

Institutional Support Is Coming To Bitcoin
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Institutional support for bitcoin may soon be coming around the corner or is already here from the largest publicly traded companies in the world, and governments/sovereign wealth funds.
3 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC$POLIS

Fed’s Powell: 2021 'an important year' for digital dollar | Modern Consensus.

Fed’s Powell: 2021 'an important year' for digital dollar | Modern Consensus.
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said 2021 will be a key year for the U.S. as it decides whether to create a digital currency, and what it would look like Speaking before the House Financial Services Committee on Feb. 24, Powell said 2021 “is going to be the year that we engage with the public pretty actively” on the digital dollar project. He added that there are still significant technical challenges to be met, as well as major policy decisions to be made, before the U.S. decides to crea
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $RSV

Jerome Powell Says The Feds Are Thinking About The Issuance Of The Digital Dollar

Jerome Powell Says The Feds Are Thinking About The Issuance Of The Digital Dollar
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Many countries are joining the current Central Bank Digital Currency trend, as influential countries like China have made their stance publicly known.. Although China has completed the digital currency’s creation and currently testing the virtual currency, other countries are still lukewarm about government-issued digital currencies. America has not shown much enthusiasm about creating a digital …
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $RSV

Powell says the Fed will engage the public on a digital dollar this year

Powell says the Fed will engage the public on a digital dollar this year
Added 6 days ago
Summary: The Fed is planning events to engage with the public on a digital dollar, according to Chairman Jerome Powell.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Cryptocurrencies Are a Major Concern Says RBI Governor as India Contemplates Crypto Ban

Cryptocurrencies Are a Major Concern Says RBI Governor as India Contemplates Crypto Ban
Added 6 days ago
Summary: RBI sees the cryptocurrency industry as a major thorn and has sent its concerns to the government, which examines legislation to ban private digital assets.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $RSV

Fed Is Investing 'Time and Labor' As A Digital Dollar is 'High Priority' says Chairman Powell

Fed Is Investing 'Time and Labor' As A Digital Dollar is 'High Priority' says Chairman Powell
Added 6 days ago
Summary: The Federal Reserve is also “committed” to solving the tech problems. Treasury Secretary, unlike her predecessor, also says it “makes sense for central banks to be looking at.”
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

UN says 41 Europe-bound migrants drown in Mediterranean

UN says 41 Europe-bound migrants drown in Mediterranean
Added 6 days ago
Summary: The U.N. says that at least 41 people drowned over the weekend when their boat capsized in the Central Mediterranean, the latest shipwreck involving migrants fleeing conflict-stricken Libya and seeking better life in Europe
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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‘Deadly sea crossings’: 41 migrants drown in the Mediterranean

‘Deadly sea crossings’: 41 migrants drown in the Mediterranean
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Shipwreck was latest along central Mediterranean route where 118 migrants died this year and over 17,000 since 2014.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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UPDATE 2-Data-focused Powell paves way for era of extended loose Fed policy

UPDATE 2-Data-focused Powell paves way for era of extended loose Fed policy
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Between deep wounds to the labor market and weak inflation, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell delivered a simple message to investors fixated on rising U.S. bond yields and price risks: watch the data, and don't expect any changes in monetary policy until the economy is...
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Turkish Lira Comes Under Fire as Traders Fret Over Central Bank Resolve

Turkish Lira Comes Under Fire as Traders Fret Over Central Bank Resolve
Added 6 days ago
Summary: The Turkish lira tumbled amid speculation the central bank may backtrack on policies that fueled this year’s biggest rally in emerging markets.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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‘RBI has major concerns about cryptocurrency,’ says Shaktikanta Das

‘RBI has major concerns about cryptocurrency,’ says Shaktikanta Das
Added 6 days ago
Summary: The RBI governor said that the concerns have been flagged to the government, which is expected to take a call on the matter.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

MoSports - 2020-21 MBCA Girls Basketball Poll #7 (Release 2/23)

MoSports  -  2020-21 MBCA Girls Basketball Poll #7 (Release 2/23)
Added 6 days ago
Summary: MBCA Girls Basketball Poll #7, February 23rd, 2021
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $DMD

Central bank in India warns over cryptocurrencies - Taipei Times

Central bank in India warns over cryptocurrencies - Taipei Times
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The head of the Indian central bank yesterday said he is concerned that cryptocurrencies might affect financial stability in Asia’s third-largest economy, a view that could shape regulations on the asset that is breaking price records around the world. The monetary authority has conveyed these “major concerns” to the Indian government, Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das said in an interview with CNBC TV-18. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration is proposing to prohibit
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

The Reserve Bank of India stated Bitcoin may impact the region’s financial stability while Warren Buffett of India said that regulators should ban it - AZCoin News

The Reserve Bank of India stated Bitcoin may impact the region’s financial stability while Warren Buffett of India said that regulators should ban it - AZCoin News
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The Reserve Bank of India (India RBI), the country’s central bank, says cryptocurrencies may impact the region’s financial stability.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

Central Bank of Nigeria Defends Its Ban On Cryptocurrencies

Central Bank of Nigeria Defends Its Ban On Cryptocurrencies
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The government of Central Bank of Nigeria, has spoken out against cryptocurrency, with the Governor of CBN, Mr Godwin Emefiele recently stating that cryptocurrencies go against the mandate of the CBN, with plans to continue their surveillance of the digital space.
5 minute read
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Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $BTC

'Cryptocurrency is not legitimate money,' says Nigeria's central bank governor

'Cryptocurrency is not legitimate money,' says Nigeria's central bank governor
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Nigeria's central bank says cryptocurrencies are not a legitimate form of money.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $FISI
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Nigeria: CBN, Others Defend Cryptocurrency Stance

Nigeria: CBN, Others Defend Cryptocurrency Stance
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Summary: Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele has insisted the Bank's decision to prohibit deposit money banks, non-banking institutions and other financial institutions from facilitating trading and dealings in cryptocurrency is in the best interest of Nigerian.
Sentiment: negative
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Powell Goes Easy on Surging Yields While Central Bank Peers Fret

Powell Goes Easy on Surging Yields While Central Bank Peers Fret
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The unprecedented $9 trillion rescue mission by central banks to haul the world economy from its coronavirus recession is being tested as rising bond yields and inflation bets threaten their ability to keep borrowing costs down.
Sentiment: negative
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RBI alerts Indian government on major concerns about cryptocurrency | Cryptopolitan

RBI alerts Indian government on major concerns about cryptocurrency | Cryptopolitan
Added 7 days ago
Summary: RBI conveys major concerns about cryptocurrency to the Indian government. The bank is looking to launch a central bank digital currency.
Sentiment: negative
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Beijing explores digital yuan cross-border payments with central banks

Beijing explores digital yuan cross-border payments with central banks
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The People’s Bank of China is joining the Multiple Central Bank Digital Currency Bridge, a project exploring cross-border payments using distributed ledger technology, the latest step in Beijing’s long-term pursuit of yuan internationalisation.
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India's RBI Says Cryptocurrencies Can Cause ‘Financial Instability’

India's RBI Says Cryptocurrencies Can Cause ‘Financial Instability’
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The country’s central bank is taking a hard-hitting approach to the crypto sector while mulling its own CBDC.
Sentiment: negative
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People’s Bank of China joins cross-border digital currency pilot

People’s Bank of China joins cross-border digital currency pilot
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Central banks from China, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong are exploring a digital currency cross-border payment project together, CNBC reports.The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and ...
Sentiment: positive
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China's PBOC to Test Cross-border Digital Currency Payments With Other Central Banks

China's PBOC to Test Cross-border Digital Currency Payments With Other Central Banks
Added 7 days ago
Summary: With its accelerated development on CBDC, China's Central Bank PBOC is now exploring a digital currency cross-border project in collaboration with central
Sentiment: positive
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India's central bank ‘very much in the game‘ with digital currency project

India's central bank ‘very much in the game‘ with digital currency project
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The governor of the Reserve Bank of India says the central bank is working toward creating a digital rupee while calling cryptos a threat to monetary stability.
Sentiment: negative
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The Reserve Bank of India is concerned over cryptocurrencies' impact on financial stability. - Coinnounce

The Reserve Bank of India is concerned over cryptocurrencies' impact on financial stability. - Coinnounce
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) governor is concerned that cryptocurrencies may impact the financial stability of the country.
Sentiment: negative
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China's PBOC joins cross-border digital currency project with other central banks

China's PBOC joins cross-border digital currency project with other central banks
Added 7 days ago
Summary: One analyst said the People's Bank of China's involvement in the project hints at its long-term intentions to internationalize the yuan.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $CIA

India's central bank has 'major concerns' about crypto, but is working on digital rupee, governor says

India's central bank has 'major concerns' about crypto, but is working on digital rupee, governor says
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The Reserve Bank of India is concerned about cryptocurrencies, but it is working on the digital rupee, governor Shaktikanta Das has said.
Sentiment: negative
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PBOC Joins Hong Kong and Thailand in Cross Border Digital Currency Project

PBOC Joins Hong Kong and Thailand in Cross Border Digital Currency Project
Added 7 days ago
Summary: PBOC Joins Hong Kong and Thailand in Cross Border Digital Currency Project - The m-CBDC Bridge aims to facilitate real-time cross-border transactions
Sentiment: positive
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European Central Bank Petition EU Lawmakers for Stablecoin Veto Power

European Central Bank Petition EU Lawmakers for Stablecoin Veto Power
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The European Central Bank has asked the EU parliament for veto powers when it comes to stablecoin projects such as Facebook's Diem and others.
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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the SEC agreed to conduct research to regulate and govern the Bitcoin market - AZCoin News

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the SEC agreed to conduct research to regulate and govern the Bitcoin market - AZCoin News
Added 7 days ago
Summary: CBN and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have agreed to conduct research to regulate and govern the sector’s booming Bitcoin and crypto market.
Sentiment: positive
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BOE Rate-Hike Bets Pick Up Leaving Option Traders Wanting More

BOE Rate-Hike Bets Pick Up Leaving Option Traders Wanting More
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Unimaginable just six months ago, investors are piling in to bets that will pay out if the Bank of England raises interest rates for the first time since 2018.
Sentiment: positive
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Another Chinese city launches a digital currency test — this time it's much larger at $6 million

Another Chinese city launches a digital currency test — this time it's much larger at $6 million
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The scale of the trial in Chengdu city is much larger than one in Beijing earlier this month, which aimed to distribute $1.5 million to 50,000 applicants.
Sentiment: positive
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Jamaica Observer Limited

Jamaica Observer Limited
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Governor Richard Byles says plans are advanced to...
Sentiment: positive
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China's central bank joins cross-border digital currency pilot

China's central bank joins cross-border digital currency pilot
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Uses distributed ledger technology.
Sentiment: positive
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Major Asian banks unite to form ‘multiple’ CBDC pact on blockchain

Major Asian banks unite to form ‘multiple’ CBDC pact on blockchain
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Several of Asia's largest central banks are teaming up to create a cross-border “multiple” CBDC, aiming to cut costs and navigate disparate finance laws.
Sentiment: positive
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Will 2021 Be the Year in which BTC will Be Recognized Globally? | BTCMANAGER

Will 2021 Be the Year in which BTC will Be Recognized Globally? | BTCMANAGER
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Bitcoin. The world's most valuable digital currency is both hot and cold. No doubt, it has had its episodes--mostly of defying investor expectations. Whether you were a holder or an observer, fluctuating crypto prices could be bliss or a train wreck gladly missed. Heightened Volatility in 2020 Oscillating prices, nonetheless,…
Sentiment: positive
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Blockchain and digital currencies advance in Asia | Modern Consensus.

Blockchain and digital currencies advance in Asia | Modern Consensus.
Added 7 days ago
Summary: India’s largest bank has joined JPMorgan’s Liink payments project as central banks from China, Thailand, and the United Arab Emirates join Hong Kong’s multinational digital currency project The State Bank of India, which manages nearly a quarter of the nation’s assets as well as its loan and deposits market, decided to join JPMorgan’s blockchain payments system. Meanwhiles, the State Bank of India, a nationally owned retail bank, will use JPMorgan’s Liink blockchain system to make its cross bord
Sentiment: positive
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Asian Stocks Drop, Treasuries Steady Post-Powell: Markets Wrap

Asian Stocks Drop, Treasuries Steady Post-Powell: Markets Wrap
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Asian stocks fell and U.S. futures fluctuated Wednesday as investors balanced the risk of a stronger recovery driving global rates higher against the Federal Reserve’s pledge of continued policy support.
Sentiment: positive
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UPDATE 2-NZ central bank keeps rates unchanged, flags economic uncertainties

UPDATE 2-NZ central bank keeps rates unchanged, flags economic uncertainties
Added 7 days ago
Summary: New Zealand's central bank held its official cash rate at a record low of 0.25% on Wednesday, as expected, saying the current levels of monetary stimulus were needed to meet its consumer price inflation and employment remit.
Sentiment: positive
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Interview: Bitcoin In Nigeria With Ahyke Otutubuike

Interview: Bitcoin In Nigeria With Ahyke Otutubuike
Added 7 days ago
Summary: This episode of "Bitcoin In Asia" hosted Nigerian writer Ahyke Otutubuike to discuss the state of cryptocurrency in his home country.
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Climate crisis and economic shocks leave millions food insecure across Central America

Climate crisis and economic shocks leave millions food insecure across Central America
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Reporting that hunger has increased almost fourfold in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua in the past two years, the World Food Programme (WFP) on Tuesday warned that 1.7 million people are in the ‘emergency’ category of food insecurity, calling for $47.3 million now, to provide urgent food assistance.
Sentiment: negative
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Hunger in Central America skyrockets, U.N. agency says

Hunger in Central America skyrockets, U.N. agency says
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Hunger in Central America skyrockets, U.N. agency says
Sentiment: negative
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