Looking at Crypto’s 2020 Outlook Through the Politico-Economic Lens

The impact of 2020’s economic and political events could have a lasting effect on the future of crypto assets, although it is unclear what the final result may be. Most people are likely aware of the massive potential impact that cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology can have on countless industries. Their ability to revolutionize the world […]

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BIS Fears Central Banks May Lose Relevance to Private Cryptos

For Agustin Carstens, head of the Bank of International Settlements (BIS), central banks cannot concede their roles as gatekeepers of the global financial system to private cryptos. Meanwhile, authorities in the U.S. say no plans exist to create a digital U.S. dollar (USD) despite reports of some major nations looking to float their own sovereign […]

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Waltonchain CEO Steps Down, Makes Way For New Leader

Waltonchain, the blockchain-based supply chain tracking platform, is reshuffling its leadership. The position of CEO will now be taken by Do Sang Hyuk, who will bring in experience as a business leader in South Korea. Mo Bing, Former CEO, Will Remain in Consultant Role According to an official announcement, Mo Bing, the former CEO of […]

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Is a Blockchain Based Future in China Really a Good Thing?

Crypto markets are still cooling off from a massive bout of FOMO that originated from China last month. The state’s new endorsement of blockchain technology sent a shock wave of excitement throughout the space, as the nation prepares to launch its own sovereign digital currency. But is this move really a good thing for the […]

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Binance CEO Clarifies Situation on Crypto in China

In a recent interview, the enigmatic chief executive of crypto exchange Binance expressed his views on the current situation in China. There has been a lot of unwarranted FUD emerging in the mainstream media regarding another crypto crackdown but is it all warranted? China and Crypto: Nothing New The forty-minute interview conducted on YouTube with […]

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Bitcoin, Crypto Markets Bounce Back as China Crackdown FUD Wanes

The correlation between any further oppression of the bitcoin and crypto industry in China and market movements appears to be crumbling. Mainstream media is still firmly behind the premise that the latest rout was a direct response to further crackdowns on the mainland, but BTC and digital assets are making gains today to suggest otherwise. […]

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Will China Adopt Blockchain for its Social Credit System?

They said blockchain would bring freedom by challenging world governments and greedy financial institutions. But what if blockchain is the ideal tool to enable totalitarianism? What if China Moves its Social Credit System to Blockchain? A few weeks ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping surprised the world by calling blockchain an important breakthrough, and announcing extra […]

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Bitcoin Price Dips Despite Positive U.S. China Trade Talks

Bitcoin price slipped today as trade talks between the United States and China took a positive turn. According to reports, China may ease tariffs against US imports suggesting that a limited trade deal is in the works. Bitcoin Price Slacked Off from the $9,500 Level The Chinese Commerce Ministry announced Beijing and Washington had reached […]

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