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Edificio del Banco Central de Brasil. (Credit: Shutterstock/Alf Ribeiro)
Banco Itaú fue seleccionado por el Banco Central de Brasil para desarrollar un fondo de liquidez DeFi
El BC eligió otros siete proyectos para que formen parte de su Laboratorio de Tecnología e Innovación Financiera y Tecnológica.
Edificio del Banco Central de Brasil. (Credit: Shutterstock/Alf Ribeiro)

The Animoca Brands team in Hong Kong (Animoca)
Animoca Brands' Japan Unit Raises $45M for NFT Licensing, Investment
Animoca Brands Japan raised the funds from its parent firm and MUFG Bank.
The Animoca Brands team in Hong Kong (Animoca)

Siam Commercial Bank dropped its plan to acquire Bitkub (Weerasak Saeku/GettyImages)
Siam Commercial Bank Scraps $500M Purchase of Stake in Thailand’s Largest Crypto Exchange
Thailand’s oldest bank said Bitkub Online needs to resolve various issues at the request of Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission.
Siam Commercial Bank dropped its plan to acquire Bitkub (Weerasak Saeku/GettyImages)

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Joshua Woroniecki/Unsplash)
Crypto Banks Are One Step Closer to Reality Under New Fed Guidance
The Federal Reserve’s guidance for approving master account access is a major milestone for crypto banks, but it still leaves much to be desired.
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Joshua Woroniecki/Unsplash)

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Canadian Bank Regulator Details Crypto Liquidity, Backing Rules
Canada joins U.S. and European authorities in explaining how its supervised entities can engage with crypto.
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BTG Pactual offices
Brazil's Largest Investment Bank, BTG Pactual, Launches Crypto Trading Platform
Called Mynt, the product allows customers to trade BTC, ETH, SOL, DOT and ADA.
BTG Pactual offices

Flag Draped Entrance to the United Nations Building in Geneva Switzerland
Ban Banks From Holding Crypto, UN Development Body Says
UNCTAD recommends extra taxes on transactions and ad restrictions to boost states' revenue and safeguard financial stability in developing countries.
Flag Draped Entrance to the United Nations Building in Geneva Switzerland

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Banks Aren’t Going to 'HODL' Bitcoin
New proposals from the Bank of International Settlements are unlikely to lead banks to hold bitcoin. But they could open the door to CBDCs, says our columnist.
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Moelis and Co. has started a group focusing on blockchain investment (Sophie Backes, Unsplash)
Ken Moelis' Investment Bank Creates Group to Focus on Blockchain Deals
The New York bank, founded in 2007, is looking at crypto deals with more intent.
Moelis and Co. has started a group focusing on blockchain investment (Sophie Backes, Unsplash)

Street in Cameroon (Eduoard Tamba/Unsplash)
Bank of Central African States Urged to Introduce Common Digital Currency: Report
The regional bank is a staunch critic of the Central African Republic's decision to make bitcoin legal tender in April.
Street in Cameroon (Eduoard Tamba/Unsplash)