Browsing the "People’s Bank of China" Tag

China’s Digital Currency Will Be Two-Tiered, Replace Cash: Binance

| William Foxley

Binance claims the PBOC’s system will allow fund transfers without the need for a bank account using what it terms ‘decoupled’ banking.

PBoC’s Fintech Research Institute Is Hiring Blockchain Experts

| Wolfie Zhao

A research institute under the Chinese central bank has just announced 29 job openings – three of which focus on blockchain-related expertise. 

China’s Central Bank Moves to Restrict Free Crypto Giveaways

| Yogita Khatri

The People's Bank of China, the country's central bank, is looking to clamp down on airdrops – free distributions of crypto tokens.

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China’s Crypto Exchanges Didn’t Just Survive – They’re Thriving

| Wolfie Zhao

Months after China's government shut down domestic order book exchanges, the platforms that originally offered them are finding new ways to thrive.

Most Influential in Blockchain 2017 #6: Yao Qian

| Bailey Reutzel & Pete Rizzo

Call it the biggest short in history. China took plenty of actions against cryptocurrencies in 2017, banning ICOs, shutting down domestic exchanges…

PBoC Research Lead: ‘Crucial’ to Issue Central Bank Cryptocurrency Soon

| Sujha Sundararajan

The lead cryptocurrency researcher at the People's Bank of China has said it is "crucial" to issue digital legal tender as soon as possible.

Bitcoin Exchange BTCC Sets Deadline for Yuan Withdrawals

| Stan Higgins

China's oldest bitcoin exchange has released new details on how it will end yuan trading following a crackdown by the domestic government.

Bitcoin OTC Service Suspends Trading Citing China Pressure

| Stan Higgins

China-based BitKan has announced it will freeze over-the-counter trading on its cryptocurrency service, citing pressure from local regulators.

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China Outlaws ICOs: Financial Regulators Order Halt on Token Trading

| Tian Chuan & Rachel-Rose O'Leary

New statements from China's financial regulators call for a halt on all token trading and for the commencement of customer refunds.

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Report: China’s Regulators Close to Taking Action Against ICOs

| Chuan Tian

Reports from anonymous sources in China indicate the country's top financial regulator may be close to cracking down on initial coin offerings.