Browsing the "Federal Reserve" Tag

The Giant Bitcoin Rat Is Back And This Time It’s After Alan Greenspan

| Alyssa Hertig

The artist behind a giant, inflatable, rat-shaped piece of protest art dedicated to bitcoin is at it again – this time at the DC Fed.

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There’s A Giant Bitcoin Rat on Wall Street And It’s Staring Down the Fed

| Alyssa Hertig

A public art installation in New York is turning heads in what its creator hopes will be a commentary on bitcoin and government money management.

Fed Chair: Cryptocurrencies Are ‘Great’ For Money Laundering

| Madeline Meng Shi

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell criticized cryptocurrencies during a hearing on Capitol Hill.

St Louis Fed Now Tracks Crypto Prices on Its Research Database

| Wolfie Zhao

The St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank is now tracking the prices of four top cryptos in its economic research database, FRED.

Central Banks Will Jump-Start the Decentralization of Money

| Michael J Casey

While the thought may disappoint cypherpunks, the first step of a transition toward a true "money of the people" will be implemented by central banks.

Fed Governor Says ‘No Compelling Need’ for US Central Bank Crypto

| Sujha Sundararajan

Fed governor Lael Brainard has said that cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat, and there is "no compelling need" for a Fed-issued digital currency.

Futures Launch Weighed on Bitcoin’s Price, Say Fed Researchers

| Wolfie Zhao

Researchers from the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank believe that the launch of bitcoin futures played a role in bitcoin's recent price slump.

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Fed Governor Calls Out Crypto Market ‘Volatility’

| David Floyd

Lael Brainard, a governor at the U.S. Federal Reserve, has said bitcoin and its peers raise investor protection and money laundering concerns.

Video: Bitcoin Sign Guy Tells All About Infamous Janet Yellen Photobomb

| Pete Rizzo

The man behind the sign steps into the light to talk about bitcoin's philosophy, its future and just what he was doing in D.C. that day.

Most Influential in Blockchain 2017 #1: Bitcoin Sign Guy

| Pete Rizzo

The man behind the sign steps into the light to reveal his motives. In a year beset by savage infighting, Bitcoin Sign Guy took a stand, with a small…