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Factbox: Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra and digital wallet Calibra

23 Oct 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK Facebook Inc revealed lofty plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra in June, but the project quickly ran into trouble with sceptical regulators around the world.

Factbox - Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra and digital wallet Calibra

14 Sep 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK Facebook Inc revealed lofty plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra in June, but the project quickly ran into trouble with sceptical regulators around the world.

Factbox: Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra and digital wallet Calibra

14 Sep 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK Facebook Inc revealed lofty plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra in June, but the project quickly ran into trouble with sceptical regulators around the world.

Factbox: Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra and digital wallet Calibra

14 Sep 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK Facebook Inc revealed lofty plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra in June, but the project quickly ran into trouble with skeptical regulators around the world.

Trading startup Robinhood raises $323 million, achieving $7.6 billion valuation

22 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Commission-free stock trading startup Robinhood said on Monday it has raised $323 million in a new round of funding that values the company at $7.6 billion.

Fintech startup TransferWise adds Adyen CFO, former Netflix CFO to its board

18 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Money transfer startup TransferWise has appointed Adyen NV Chief Financial Officer Ingo Uytdehaage and former Netflix Inc CFO David Wells and to its board, the company said on Thursday.

MOVES-Fintech startup TransferWise adds Adyen CFO, former Netflix CFO to its board

18 Jul 2019

NEW YORK, July 18 Money transfer startup TransferWise has appointed Adyen NV Chief Financial Officer Ingo Uytdehaage and former Netflix Inc CFO David Wells and to its board, the company said on Thursday.

U.S. lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan

18 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK U.S. lawmakers bashed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, saying the company had not shown it could be trusted to safeguard the world financial system and consumers' data. | Video

Factbox: Blockchain projects - A status update

17 Jul 2019

Banks, exchange operators and other companies are investing billions of dollars to find uses for blockchain, a digital ledger used by cryptocurrencies like bitcoin.

Wall Street finds blockchain hard to tame after early euphoria

16 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Two years ago Nasdaq Inc and Citigroup Inc announced a new blockchain system they said would make payments of private securities transactions more efficient. Nasdaq Chief Executive Adena Friedman called it "a milestone in the global financial sector."

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