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“It may have extrinsic value in the sense that people want it,” said Bailey.
BoE governor continues to assert Bitcoin has little 'intrinsic value'
The report is a major step towards pushing central bank digital currencies forward.
Central banks detail CBDC expectations in massive joint document
Bitcoin hodlers could not ask for more, says Tone Vays as the U.K. central bank looks for protection against Brexit and coronavirus fallout.
Bank of England talks negative interest rates in best ‘ad’ for Bitcoin
Russia’s new bill brings it in line with U.K. legislators, though there is a distinction between the approach of the FCA and the State Duma.
Could Russia lead Eastern Europe’s crypto boom?
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin don't quite convince Bailey, but he sees a lot of potential for stablecoins.
Bank of England governor dismissed Bitcoin as a means of payment
The Bank of England is keeping central bank digital currency research high on its 2020 agenda.
Bank of England Joins Key Roundtable on Central Bank Digital Currency Design
As the monetary impacts of the coronavirus drive discussions surrounding central bank digital currencies, a U.K. blockchain firm has proposed a CDBD system to t...
Blockchain Firm Pitches CBDC Operating System to Bank of England