Central Bank Digital Currency – Financial System Implications and Control
This paper compares the financial account implications of CBDC with stable coins and narrow bank digital money, noting the similarity and differences in terms of implications on the financial system.
tags: Fintech CryptoAssets AltCoins CBDC Stablecoins eMoney NarrowBanking
Telegram Finally Releases Code for Its $1.7 Billion TON Blockchain
Telegram’s TON blockchain is designed as a proof-of-stake protocol with the support of multiple “shardchains.” Validators, chosen from among those users who stake considerable amounts of tokens, will confirm the blocks.
Binance US To Be Launched Soon, Will Require KYC Process in Order to Start Trading
Binance, is finally ready for the launch of Binance US, the US-based version of its services. According to a recent blog post, the new platform will be live in a couple of weeks.
tags: Fintech CryptoAssets Liquidity Binance
RippleNet Adds Another Bank Partnership in Pakistan’s Faysal Bank Limited
Pakistan’s Faysal Bank has joined RippleNet’s xCurrent cross-border transfer network.
tags: Fintech Blockchain CrossBorder Ripple
As lending services migrate from financial institutions to the blockchain, new contenders are challenging legacy players with easy credit, versatile forms of collateral, and attractive interest rates.
tags: CryptoAssets Custody Fintech Liquidity