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The field of electronic commerce and money transfers is developing dynamically. New payment systems, cryptocurrencies, methods of payment, deposit and withdrawal of funds appear. All these changes cannot but affect the rates of world fiat and electronic currencies. To make it easier for our customers to monitor financial events in the world, we have created a news section. Materials on current events in the world of electronic money will be regularly published here, as well as news from our service. Have a nice time!

Media: PayPal Drops Plans To Buy BitGoMayor of Miami calls bitcoin a stable investment in the outgoing year

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez considers the first cryptocurrency one of the most stable investments in the past year.

28.12.2020 / Payment system news

Media: PayPal Drops Plans To Buy BitGo

Payment giant PayPal has abandoned plans to buy BitGo, a digital asset storage service, Fortune reports, citing data from its own sources.

28.12.2020 / Payment system news

Nouriel Roubini: Biden’s team will sort out the “crypto-washer”

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.

28.12.2020 / Payment system news

The SEC has indicted Ripple Labs Inc.

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has accused Ripple Labs Inc. in obtaining over $ 1.3 billion through an unregistered offering of securities in the form of digital assets.

28.12.2020 / Payment system news

FinCEN unveils a set of measures to regulate crypto transactions

Users carrying out cryptocurrency transactions using their own wallets must comply with the same requirements as clients when making such transactions between cryptocurrency exchanges.

28.12.2020 / Payment system news

Elvira Nabiullina: the appearance of the digital ruble will not affect lending rates

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.

28.12.2020 / Payment system news
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Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin may not be perceived as a threat to gold

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.

22.12.2020 / Payment system news
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US government allocated $ 900 billion to support the economy; bitcoin reacted with growth

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.

22.12.2020 / Payment system news

Robinhood will pay $ 65 million to resolve the conflict with the SEC

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.

22.12.2020 / Payment system news

Coinbase filed for IPO

Cryptocurrency trading platform Coinbase is realizing its plans to go to the stock market.

22.12.2020 / Payment system news