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Markets

Bitcoin Turns Lower as Fed Chair Suggests Inflation No Longer ‘Transitory’
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s turnabout suggests the U.S. central bank might move more quickly to tighten monetary policy – potentially a negative for speculative assets including bitcoin.
Nov 30, 2021

Policy

Yellen Says Stablecoins Require Proper Regulations
The Treasury Secretary also said she agreed with current Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) guidance that crypto firms and providers that don’t custody customer funds should not be regulated.
Nov 30, 2021

Policy

NY Fed Launches Fintech Research Wing With BIS Help
The NYIC will be led by PwC alum Per von Zelowitz, who joined the New York Fed in July.
Nov 29, 2021

Markets

Bitcoin supera los $58.000 con la atención puesta en Ómicron y el discurso del presidente de la Fed
Existe un consenso en el mercado de que los bancos centrales y los gobiernos intervendrían rápidamente con más estímulos si los precios de los activos se desplomaran ante posibles confinamientos en las principales economías.
Nov 29, 2021

Markets

Bitcoin Tops $58K With Focus on Omicron and Fed’s Powell Speech
Bitcoin is largely being grouped with other risk assets at the moment, one observer said.
Nov 29, 2021

Markets

Goldman Says Fed May Accelerate Tapering in January: Report
The new projection means the asset purchase program would end in March.
Nov 26, 2021

Markets

Bitcoin Slips to $55K as Renewed COVID Concerns Jolt Traditional Markets
The cryptocurrency appeared set for a breakout above $60,000 after Thursday’s rise, but COVID fears played spoilsport.
Nov 26, 2021

Policy

US Regulators Plan to Define Legal Bank Activities Around Crypto in 2022
The interagency sprint team was composed of the OCC, FDIC and Fed.
Nov 23, 2021

Markets

Market Wrap: Cryptocurrencies Fade on News That Powell Will Be Renominated as Fed Chairman
Bitcoin struggles to maintain weekend gains as buyers take profits.
Nov 22, 2021

Markets

Biden to Renominate Powell as Fed Chair and Appoint Brainard as Vice Chair
The president cites Powell’s stewardship of the economy during the pandemic.
Nov 22, 2021