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Investing in Libra: How to Buy Into Facebook’s Digital Currency in 2020 – Bitcoin Market Journal

One year ago, Facebook announced its new cryptocurrency, called Libra. We gave them one year to decentralize it. One year later, we have an update – as well as some happy financial results, for those of you who invested. That Escalated Slowly The most surprising thing is how slowly the Libra project has moved forward. …

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UK antitrust watchdog launches investigation into Facebook's acquisition of Giphy

UK antitrust watchdog launches investigation into Facebook’s acquisition of Giphy

In context: Giphy serves over 10 billion GIFs around the web every day. Facebook acquired it to add more tools to its social media arsenal, but it turns out that the takeover has raised too many questions, so antitrust regulators have paused it until they can find some answers. Facebook announced last month that it …

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France Hates Facebook's Libra So Much it's Developing its Own Digital Currency

Trials for a French wholesale central bank digital currency will kick off next year. France is responding to the threat posed by Facebook’s Libra to monetary policy sovereignty. The EU country is hoping to be the first to issue a wholesale CBDC. Immediately after Facebook announced its plans for a global cryptocurrency, France emerged as …

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