Browsing the "Stablecoins" Tag

Binance to List Its New Dollar-Backed BUSD Stablecoin Next Week

| Christine Kim

Binance's dollar-backed stablecoin, BUSD, created in partnership with the Paxos Trust Company, will soon be available for trading.

Facebook Adds Singapore Dollar to Libra Crypto Basket: Report

| Nikhilesh De

Facebook reportedly included the Singapore dollar but not the Chinese yuan in an updated list of currencies meant to back the Libra stablecoin.

Binance Launches Dollar-Backed Crypto Stablecoin With NYDFS Blessing

| Nikhilesh De

Binance has announced a dollar-backed stablecoin approved by NYDFS and launched in partnership with Paxos.

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A Crypto Fix for a Broken International Monetary System

| Michael J Casey

Mark Carney's recent statements about a new digital global currency has opened the door to fresh ideas built on blockchain, Michael J Casey writes.

Beyond USD: The Next Frontier for Stablecoins

| George Harrap

The next generation of stablecoins will eschew the U.S. dollar as their basis, writes Bitspark's George Harrap.

Central Banks, Stablecoins and the Looming War of Currencies

| Michael J Casey

A flood of competing stablecoins is coming to the global economy, setting the stage for what could be a climactic battle with the world's biggest…

Crypto Exchange Binance Announces New Stablecoin Initiative

| Daniel Palmer

The crypto exchange has announced that it's launching Venus, a project that will develop "localized" stablecoins around the world.

Walmart Wants to Patent a Stablecoin That Looks a Lot Like Facebook Libra

| Daniel Palmer

Retail giant Walmart has applied for a cryptocurrency patent that bears some similarities to the Libra token proposed by Facebook in mid-June.

Marijuana-Focused Stablecoin Issuer Added to Arizona Fintech Sandbox

| William Foxley

Arizona's fintech program has added a controversial startup using stablecoins to evade federal regulations

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Tether Stablecoin Launches on Blockstream’s Liquid Sidechain

| Daniel Palmer

A new version of the widely used but controversial stablecoin tether is launching on Blockstream's Liquid Network.