Kategori: ECB

ECB’s Lagarde, Panetta See Digital Euro as More Efficient Payment Means Than Crypto

Unbacked cryptocurrencies are not an efficient means of payment and stablecoins are vulnerable to runs, top officials at the European Central Bank have pointed out in a new article making the case for a digital euro. The executives have marked key......

ECB-undersökningsfynd 10% av hushållen i euroområdet äger kryptotillgångar

En i varje 10 hushåll i sex länder i euroområdet har skaffat kryptovalutor, Europeiska centralbanken (ECB) har hittat med en ny undersökning. Medan de rikaste med största sannolikhet äger kryptotillgångar, fattiga familjer är inte långt efter, omröstningen......

Get Real, Lagarde — The Underlying Asset ‘Guaranteeing’ Your Euro Scam Coin Is a Gun

With the approaching tsunami of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) looming ever closer, it shouldnt come as a surprise when central banks shill their coins at the expense of sounder assets. Recently, European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde went so far......

Cyprus Drafts Crypto Rules, May Introduce Them Before EU Regulations

Cyprus has prepared its own legislation to regulate crypto assets and is likely to adopt it before Europe finalizes a common regulatory framework, a government official has indicated. The authorities in Nicosia welcome thecarefuluse of cryptocurrencies, he added. Government......

ECB-chef: Kryptovalutor används "förvisso" för att kringgå ryska sanktioner

The European Central Bank (ECB) warns cryptocurrencies are being used to evade sanctions by Russians. ECB President Christine Lagarde warns crypto firms against becomingaccomplicesin the crime. ECB President Lagarde Is Certain About Crypto Being Used to Evade Russian Sanctions......

Cryptos sanktionsglidande kraft: Varför Bitcoins neutralitet är dess största humanitära tillgång

Decentralized networks such as Bitcoins dont know national allegiance, they only know math. And when youre trying to get your savings out of an ATM, or send a payment to relatives in a war-torn environment, someone elses politics is the last......

ECB-chef Lagarde säger att digital euro inte kommer att ersätta kontanter – men kan erbjuda bekvämt, Kostnadsfria betalningsmedel

The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, says that a digital euro will not replace cash but would complement it. “A digital euro would give you an additional choice about how to pay and make it easier to......

Europeiska kommissionen lanserar digitala eurokonsultationer i mars, Lägg fram lagförslag i början av nästa år

The executive arm of the EU is gearing up to start public consultations on the digital euro project next month. The European Commission will also prepare new legislation to establish the legal basis for the digital version of the common European......

Eurosystemet godkänner nytt ramverk för övervakning av kryptotjänster

The monetary authority of the euro area, the Eurosystem, has introduced a new framework for overseeing electronic payments, including services related to crypto assets. The new set of rules will complement upcoming EU regulations for cryptocurrencies and stablecoins. ECB Aims for......