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Christine Lagarde: Central Banks Should Explore Issuing Digital Currency

Christine Lagarde, Managing Director and Chairwoman of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), stated she believes the “exploration” of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) should be contemplated as demand for digital money continues. // STAY UP TO DATE – FOLLOW BLOCKCHAIN DAILY ON TWITTER: @BLCKCHAINDAILY “I believe we should consider the possibility to issue digital currency. There may be… Continue reading Christine Lagarde: Central Banks Should Explore Issuing Digital Currency

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IMF Chief Christine Lagarde Believes Cryptocurrency Regulation is ‘Inevitable’

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Chief Christine Lagarde has stated she believes cryptocurrency regulation is “inevitable.” MAKE SURE TO FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @BLCKCHAINDAILY “It’s clearly a domain where we need international regulation and proper supervision,” said Lagarde at the World Government Summit in Dubai. “There is probably quite a bit of dark activity.” According to Lagarde,… Continue reading IMF Chief Christine Lagarde Believes Cryptocurrency Regulation is ‘Inevitable’

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IMF Pleas for Global Collaboration on Cryptocurrency

The International Monetary Fund (IMF), an association whose goals include fostering global monetary cooperation, securing financial stability, and reducing poverty, has stated cryptocurrency deserves a “greater international discussion and cooperation among regulators.” MAKE SURE TO FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: @BLCKCHAINDAILY “When asset prices go up quickly, risks can accumulate, particularly if market participants are borrowing money… Continue reading IMF Pleas for Global Collaboration on Cryptocurrency