Libra Chair Says Bitcoin Is Not A Payment System
Dante Disparte, vice chairman of the Libra Association, spoke at the Digital Money Forum at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on Tuesday (Jan. 7), arguing for Libra and against bitcoin as a payment system, according to CoinDesk.
Facebook's Libra has failed in current form: Swiss president
Facebook’s (FB.O) Libra project has failed in its current form and needs reworking to be approved, said the president of Switzerland where the cryptocurrency is seeking regulatory consent.
Libra not a crypto as it’s ‘centralized, backed by assets, and permissioned
One of the heated topics in the cryptocurrency, regulatory, and the fintech space has been Facebook’s footprint in the digital asset ecosystem with the unveiling of Libra. This venture is viewed as a positive sign for the growth of the cryptocurrency market altogether by some, whereas criticized by many.
Facebook's Libra 2020 launch plan still unclear - board member
Facebook’s Libra project has no solid strategy yet for how or where it will be introduced next year, a board member of the body overseeing the hotly-anticipated cryptocurrency told Reuters on Thursday.
EToro: Facebook should give up on the idea of launching its own cryptocurrney
If Facebook is to stand any chance of getting its cryptocurrency business off the ground it needs to forget about launching its own virtual coinage and instead use stablecoins issued by regulated third parties, according to a position paper by online brokerage eToro.
Facebook shouldn’t be driving libra cryptocurrency project, Ethereum co-founder says
Facebook should not be spearheading the libra cryptocurrency project, according to a co-founder of the Ethereum blockchain.
Nearly 75% of German Consumers Would Reject Facebook’s Libra: Survey
Almost three-quarters of German consumers would not use Facebook's planned digital currency Libra, according to a recent poll.