Stablecoin

bitfinex, tether
Bitfinex Says It Repaid Tether for $550M Loan at Center of NYAG Probe
Bitfinex says early Friday it repaid fully of the loan to Tether.
bitfinex, tether

Circle founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire
Bullish Sign for Crypto? USDC and Dai Balances on Exchanges Hit Record Highs
Buying in these stablecoins may foretell where the crypto market is going.
Circle founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire

The Kadena team
Kadena Onboards Celo’s Dollar Stablecoin, Plots January Launch for Decentralized Exchange
The hybrid blockchain maker said it is collaborating with fintech firm Celo to on-board its stablecoin, cUSD, to Kadena’s platform using a trustless bridge.
The Kadena team

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Proposed Chinese Law Outlaws All Yuan-Pegged Tokens – Except for Its CBDC
The new version will essentially also clear the way for the digital yuan to be the one and only official yuan-pegged token in mainland China.
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Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) created a "Zuck Buck" graphic to describe his view of Libra. (House Financial Services Committee)
Fed Economists Call Fears of Original Libra Stablecoin ‘Overstated’
Economists at the Federal Reserve suggest Libra – in its original, basket-backed stablecoin form – might not have had as severe an impact on financial stability as policymaker...
Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) created a "Zuck Buck" graphic to describe his view of Libra. (House Financial Services Committee)

Chinese legislators heard a proposal for a pan-Asian digital currency Thursday during the Two Sessions, the largest political gathering of the year. (Credit: Shutterstock)
Chinese Government Advisers Propose Regional Stablecoin for 4 Asian Countries
The stablecoin would help facilitate trade among four Asian countries, which is key to economic recovery in the region after coronavirus, proponents said.
Chinese legislators heard a proposal for a pan-Asian digital currency Thursday during the Two Sessions, the largest political gathering of the year. (Credit: Shutterstock)

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Interest in Gold-Backed Token Trading Grows Amid Supply Disruptions
On Thursday, hourly trading volume in Tether Gold climbed to over $13 million, up from roughly $1 million the day before.
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Despite sending the Libra Association multiple questionnaires, the EU doesn't have enough information yet to proceed, says EC Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis. (Image via Alexandros Michailidis/Shutterstock)
EU Official: We Can't Regulate Libra Without More Details
The European Union is still trying to figure out what to do about Libra, according to a new memo.
Despite sending the Libra Association multiple questionnaires, the EU doesn't have enough information yet to proceed, says EC Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis. (Image via Alexandros Michailidis/Shutterstock)

Dante Disparte image via CoinDesk video
Libra Vice Chair Not Worried About the Leavers
Libra Vice Chair Dante A. Disparte said some departing Libra partners left the door wide open for an eventual return. They will be welcomed back when they're ready.
Dante Disparte image via CoinDesk video