Bitcoin News Roundup for Aug. 25, 2020

With bitcoin still under $12K and Aave pulling ahead of MakerDAO, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back for your latest crypto news roundup!

AccessTimeIconAug 25, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. UTC
Updated Sep 14, 2021 at 9:47 a.m. UTC
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With bitcoin still under $12K and Aave pulling ahead of MakerDAO, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back for your latest crypto news roundup!

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Today's stories:

Today's stories:

The Federal Reserve chief is expected to bolster expectations of inflation in a keynote Thursday. That may be bad for the U.S. dollar but good for bitcoin.

DeFi credit market Aave has pulled ahead of stablecoin mint MakerDAO for the title of most collateral staked on Ethereum, according to DeFiPulse. 

Huawei’s cloud services arm is helping the Beijing government set up a blockchain platform that would better track and manage people’s data.

A recent paper by the Bank for International Settlements looks at the economic reasoning behind central bank digital currencies and how they may be shaped for future implementation via mainstream adoption.

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