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Bitcoin

Bank of Japan governor slams Bitcoin, questions its usage in

Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda questioned Bitcoin’s use case during an interview yesterday, business news outlet Bloomberg reported. The bank is currently testing a ‘digital yen,’ the digital version of its fiat currency, but remains shaky on the topic of cryptocurrencies. “Most of the trading is speculative and volatility is extraordinarily high,” Kuroda said, […]Read More

Blockchain

Visa to Accept Cryptocurrencies for Payment Settlements 

According to Reuters, Visa announced today that it will begin accepting cryptocurrency USD Coin (USDC) to settle transactions on its payment network. The move by the fintech giant coincides with the growing institutional acceptance of digital currencies. The company has launched a pilot payment program with Crypto.com, and plans to roll out its services to […]Read More