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The ECB’s digital euro is on its way – how will it affect crypto?

25 May 2022 4 minute read 4 comments Mike Ermolaev

  A digital euro will be launched by the European Central Bank in four years  ECB notes growing demand for digital assets but rejects cryptocurrencies  Cryptocurrency will face direct competition from CBDCs      ECB executive board member Fabio...

Bitcoin is a "Funny Business'' Says ECB President

15 Jan 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde, speaking at a Reuters Next conference on Jan. 13, said that global regulation for bitcoin is necessary because it conducts “funny business.” Lagarde said that the asset was been used in “total...

ECB President: Digital Euro Could Launch in 2 Years

13 Nov 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde, in a virtual panel discussion on central banking held on Nov. 12, said that it was “her hunch” that a digital euro would be released in a few years. Lagarde was one of the speakers in a panel discus...

European Central Bank Asks Public for Their Opinion on a Digital Euro

2 Nov 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde announced on November 1 that the bank had launched a public consultation for the implementation of a digital euro. Lagarde said that plans for a digital euro were still in the “review and consi...

Bitcoin (BTC) recovers - ECB prepares monumental crisis package

20 Mar 2020 4 minute read 0 comments SylarHeisenberg

The ECB is putting together an unprecedented crisis package to mitigate the damage to the economy caused by the corona crisis. The bond purchase program could have devastating consequences on the stock markets. The Bitcoin price (BTC) and the crypto...

Crypto News: Euro-Bank Taskforce To Clear the Way to Digital Euro

3 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments BitcoinGordon

  Christine Lagarde, the President of the ECB, or the European Central Bank, made the announcement of a task force to pave the way for the creation and implementation of their digital Euro. The ECB Governing Council "...decided on the monetary policy...

Witnessing Legend

26 Aug 2019 4 minute read 2 comments FknMayhem

In my life I have been lucky enough to live through a glorious sports era. Memories of the GOATs — greatest of all time — battling it out at Wimbledon are never to be forgotten. Obviously, that made all the more obvious because of the length of some...

THE HUBRIS!: ECB Proudly Boasts Its Ability To Print Money, Says Bitcoin Isn't Money

18 Mar 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Consensus Report

During a Q&A session through its official Twitter account last week, the European Central Bank (ECB) educated the public on how it performs its open market activities. Specifically, the bank addressed Quantitative Easing and frankly stated that it ha...