Visa Crypto Chief: CBDC most important trend in payments in the coming decade!

Central Bank Digital Currencies or CBDCs may just be one of the most important developments over the next decade according to Visa’s head of crypto, Cuy Sheffield. Sheffield tweeted that “as governments evaluate CBDC, the path they decide to take…

Former NASDAQ Vice-chair: U.S Digital Dollar is Coming!

The father of the Jobs act” David Weild IV, believes that the issuance of the digital dollar is imminent and the U.S government should stop delaying it. Weild served in the Obama era as the vice-chairman of the NASDAQ and…

Cardano Founder: Crypto is a Political Movement

Participating in the crypto market is an inherently political act according to Cardano (ADA) creator Charles Hoskinson. Charles made the statement during a Q&A session he was conducting on YouTube. Crypto disruptions will get pushback During the session, Charles argued…

Saudi Central Bank Deposits to Local Banks through Blockchain

The Saudi Arabian monetary authority SAMA, the country’s Central Bank announced that it used Blockchain technology to transfer funds to local banks. An official SAMA statement said that the funds were part of the banks initiative to enhance its “capabilities…

Andreessen Partner: All Money will be Digital in a Decade

Katie Haun, a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, believes that all money will be digital in ten years. According to her, she expects money to make the transformation that music and books have in recent years. Haun sees efforts like…

Blockchain Voting System to decide Putin’s Presidential Fate

Russia’s upcoming constitutional amendment vote will be implemented by Blockchain technology according to Moscow government’s official website. Voters in Moscow can sign up for Vladimir Putin’s constitutional amendment Blockchain powered e-voting, starting this weekend. System to ensure transparency The e-voting…

‘Crypto Mum’ gets Presidential Nomination to the SEC till 2025

Hester Peirce who has been affectionately as “Crypto mum” for a while now has been nominated to sit in the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission for a second term. The nomination by president Trump means that the lady who has…

Bitcoin Could fix Africa’s troubled Financial System

A recent report by market analysis firm Arcane Research in conjunction with crypto exchange Luno, wrote that the lack of traditional financial infrastructure in Africa could make the continent great for crypto adoption. The report shed light on Africa’s financial…

Brazil’s Central Bank Introduces Almost Instant Payment System in Response to Crypto

A new almost instant payment system is coming to Brazil in response to cryptocurrency and Blockchain technology. The new system known as PIX, is a creation of the country’s Central Bank and is being promoted as a 24/7 system that…

Mark Zuckerberg Advocates for Digital Community Self Governance

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes the digital currency space needs oversight not just by government regulation but also community self-governance, which he termed as “another and perhaps even better way”. He said in a Facebook post;  “One of the big…