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Miami Mayor Francis Suarez considers the first cryptocurrency one of the most stable investments in the past year.
Nouriel Roubini, a professor of economics at New York University and a well-known critic of digital currencies, believes that the new American President Joe Biden and his administration will take all necessary measures to regulate the cryptocurrency industry.
Users carrying out cryptocurrency transactions using their own wallets must comply with the same requirements as clients when making such transactions between cryptocurrency exchanges.
The digital ruble will not cause an outflow of funds from credit institutions, said Elvira Nabiullina, head of the Russian central bank. The electronic version of the national currency will also not have an impact on the rates on loans and deposits, since they directly depend on the level of inflation and the monetary policy of the state.
The rate of the first cryptocurrency, which has shown significant growth in recent weeks, cannot be perceived as a threat to the main safe-haven asset – gold. Researchers at the world’s largest investment bank Goldman Sachs write about this.
The difficult situation caused by the coronavirus epidemic, which has affected the whole world, is forcing the authorities to take new measures to save various sectors of the economy. So, this week it became known that Congressmen approved a new support package for $ 900 billion. Bitcoin also reacted to the actions of the authorities.
The Robinhood trading platform will settle its conflict with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) out of court by paying the regulator $ 65 million. The main complaint against the marketplace was that it hid information about commission fees from its users.