Browsing the "Libra" Tag

SEC Chair, Commissioners to Talk Crypto at Congress Hearing Next Week

| Nikhilesh De

The House Financial Services Committee will question SEC commissioners about crypto regulations and Facebook's Libra next week.

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.

Vulnerability Fixed in Facebook Contract Language for Libra Cryptocurrency

| William Foxley

The vulnerability in the Move IR compiler allows malicious actors to introduce executable code to their smart contracts," OpenZeppelin’s CEO Demian…

Facebook Adds Singapore Dollar to Libra Crypto Basket: Report

| Nikhilesh De

Facebook reportedly included the Singapore dollar but not the Chinese yuan in an updated list of currencies meant to back the Libra stablecoin.

yuan, china

New Head of China’s Digital Currency Says It Beats Facebook Libra on Tech Features

| Daniel Palmer

The PBoC's new digital currency chief has said its upcoming digital yuan has features not offered by Facebook Libra.

Facebook’s WhatsApp Seeks Policy Expert to Champion Blockchain in Africa

| Nathan DiCamillo

WhatsApp is looking to hire a blockchain policy expert in Africa as parent company Facebook's Libra project meets regulatory resistance worldwide.

ECB’s Mersch Warns Over ‘Treacherous Promises’ of Facebook Libra

| Daniel Palmer

Yves Mersch has warned of the threat posed by Facebook's Libra to monetary policy and consumers in the EU.

facebook, bitcoin

Facebook’s Libra Project Launches Bug Bounty With $10,000 Max Reward

| Leigh Cuen

The Libra Association will pay up to $10,000 to independent security researchers who find bugs in the Libra blockchain.