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‘However Long It Takes’: Zuckerberg Vows to Win Over Libra Regulators

| Nikhilesh De

Facebook's CEO said it will spend "however long it takes" to get regulators on board before launching Libra.

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Global Regulators Warn on Privacy Risks of Facebook’s Libra

| Daniel Palmer

Data protection chiefs from across the globe have united to express concerns over the privacy risks posed by Facebook's cryptocurrency project.

Facebook’s Libra Is a ‘Wake-Up Call’ for Regulators, Says ECB Policymaker

| Daniel Palmer

Benoit Coeure of the European Central Bank has said projects like Facebook's Libra require faster action from regulators.

UK Regulators Want a Long Look at Libra, Admonish Facebook’s Mantra to ‘Move Fast, Break Things’

| Daniel Kuhn

The startup mantra just won't cut it with U.K. regulators.

Binance Is Pitching Its Stablecoin as a Government-Friendly Libra Competitor

| Ian Allison

Binance is now positioning its Venus stablecoin project as an alternative to Facebook's Libra, a month after downplaying any suggestions of rivalry.

Facebook’s David Marcus Responds to Critics Over Libra ‘Threat’

| Daniel Palmer

The head of Facebook's Calibra has spoken out to "debunk" allegations that the Libra project poses a threat to nations' fiscal sovereignty.

Central Banks to Question Facebook-Led Libra Over Financial Risks

| Daniel Palmer

The Libra Association is to be grilled by 26 central banks over the perceived risks to financial stability posed by the crypto project.

Facebook’s Libra Pushes Back at Claims Project Is Threat to Financial Stability

| Daniel Palmer

The head of the Facebook-led Libra Association has responded to claims that the cryptocurrency project threatens financial stability.

Facebook Libra Brings ‘Risks and Opportunities’: Swiss Watchdog Chief

| Daniel Palmer

FINMA's director has spoken out about the risks of working with a major project like Facebook's Libra, and said there are also potential benefits.

Facebook Libra Is Seeking to Register as a Payment System in Switzerland

| Daniel Palmer

The non-profit set up to run Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking to apply for licensing as a payment system in Switzerland.