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Mark Zuckerberg Addresses Libra Regulation, KYC in Leaked Transcript

| William Foxley

In leaked comments from a July meeting, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed internal issues for the firm's crypto network, Libra.

Japan’s Central Bank Chief Calls for International Effort on Libra Regulation

| Daniel Palmer

The governor of the Bank of Japan has called for global cooperation in regulating stablecoins like the Facebook-led Libra.

Chinese Official Warns Libra Could Abet Illegal Cross-Border Transfers

| Daniel Kuhn

Libra must abide by international foreign exchange regulations to not enable illegal transfers or “it should be banned,” a senior Chinese…

Libra Shows Central Banks’ Failure on Cross-Border Payments: Riksbank

| Ian Allison

A senior economist at Sweden's Riksbank says central banks need to "keep up" with cryptocurrency advancements like Libra and XRP.

French Central Banker: The World Needs to Standardize Crypto Regulations

| Danny Nelson

A French central banker is calling for a global regulatory framework on crypto assets.

Foxconn Founder: Libra Can ‘Converge’ With China’s Digital Currency in Taiwan

| David Pan

Terry Gou, Taiwan's richest man and the founder of manufacturing giant Foxconn, wants the island to roll out the red carpet for Facebook's Libra.

How Anti-Money-Laundering Rules Hinder Libra’s Mission to Reach the Unbanked

| Ian Allison

A "step-ladder" approach to know-your-customer (KYC) rules could help the Libra stablecoin reach those disconnected from the financial system.

EU Finance Commissioner Vows New Rules on Crypto, Libra Stablecoin

| William Foxley

EU's financial services commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis intends to create a new regulations for crypto, particularly Facebook’s Libra stablecoin.

US House Committee Pressuring Zuckerberg to Testify on Libra: Report

| William Foxley

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is facing pressure to testify before U.S. lawmakers on the firm's cryptocurrency project Libra.

European Competition Watchdog Fears Libra’s ‘Closed Economy’

| Daniel Kuhn

The European Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, is asking tough questions of Libra over its potential closed economy.