Fed’s Powell Offers Bitcoin Bulls Glimmer of Hope as Price Drops to $45K
Jerome Powell is likely to reiterate the Fed's pro-stimulus stance later today, possibly putting a floor under bitcoin and stocks.
The U.S. central bank is grappling with how to proceed on a potential "digital dollar" project.
The outage only lasted a few hours and affected wire transfers that were in the process of being settled or were in the queue.
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Cryptocurrency exchanges Gemini and Kraken reported delays in automated clearing house and FedWire transactions due to the outage.
“This is going to be an important year,” Powell said of the digital dollar project.