Facebook Crypto Association Loses Another Vital Member

The Facebook crypto project, Libra, has lost another one of its backers with Vodafone announcing its decision to quit the Libra Association. Meanwhile, central banks from major economies are forming a coalition to explore state-issued digital currencies in response to private cryptos. Why Facebook Crypto Continues to Lose Partners According to BBC, global telecoms giant […]

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Ripple CTO: No, XRP Transactions Cannot Be Blocked

Is Ripple centralized or decentralized? This question has been a widely debated ever since the company launched in 2012. Today, CTO David Schwartz has reaffirmed that the network is in fact decentralized and cannot block XRP transactions, despite what the rumors say. David Schwartz Defends Ripple on Quora Ripple CTO, David Schwartz, came to the […]

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Vodafone Is the Latest Big Company to Quit Facebook-Founded Libra Association

British telecom conglomerate Vodafone has become the eighth company to pull out of the Libra Association, the governing council for the Facebook-created global digital currency initiative, CoinDesk has learned.  Vodafone and Libra both confirmed Tuesday that the company is no longer part of the consortium. Vodafone will dedicate resources previously intended for Libra to its […]

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Huobi Opens Brokerage Platform for Institutional Investors

Huobi Group is opening its first digital asset brokerage platform, offering trading products and services to institutional clients and high net-worth customers.  Announced Tuesday, the Gibraltar-based Huobi Brokerage is also the first product launched under the company’s Global Institutional Business (GIB) division, according to a company statement. Formed in November 2019, the new division was […]

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