Libra will initially be pegged to just one fiat currency.
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The United States has maintained the highest gross domestic product in the world since 1871, making it a critical player in the evolution of commerce, finance and technology. The U.S. has been home to some of the most successful, long-standing crypto exchanges and other businesses in the industry.
Over 10 years later, the role of Bitcoin (BTC) in the U.S.’s evolution into digital finance and commerce is still unclear, as U.S. cryptocurrency regulation is still inconsistent, hazy or, at best, done in a patchwork fashion across the 50 states and other territories.
Stay tuned as Cointelegraph covers all the important updates and stories regarding the regulation, maturation and evolution of the crypto space.
Experts explain how to address common questions newcomers may have regarding bitcoin and the blockchain space.5166
The U.S.-based exchange has told users that they may experience some intermittent delays or errors while transacting.8165
The former CFTC chairman is currently working as a financial advisor for the Biden-Harris transition team.6368
The Director of National Intelligence wants to have the SEC’s leader briefed on the dangers of the U.S. falling behind in crypto.14205
Making digital cash work efficiently for public stimulus payments doesn’t require a detour through blockchain technology, in the view of U.S. progressives.8943
A CNN report suggests Yang may be on the short list for a position in Joe Biden’s cabinet.15420
Experts explain why blockchain-based systems are still more efficient then paper ballots or online voting systems18359
What price high must Bitcoin hit to account for the past three years of U.S. dollar inflation?26580
“This proposal, if adopted, would prove to be an invasion of privacy."13758
The level of freedoms that the U.S. has provides an argument for the country as the most crypto-friendly location, although Puerto Rico also has its benefits.23709
Government lawyers implied that citizens could legally pass along nuclear secrets to North Korea if held to the same standards as Griffith.7799
A second Bretton Woods era will be even more centralized and even further from a true democracy.20608
While there is an unclear future for digital currency development under Joe Biden’s presidency, China is leading the race.25957
DoJ is now determined to hold the crypto industry to cross-border enforcement standards that have long applied to other sectors of finance.10762