Russia To Create Ruble-Pegged Stablecoin

News | November 5, 2018 By:

Anatoly Aksakov, chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets, said that they are considering the creation of a ruble-backed stablecoin.

During a press conference on the growth of the debt load of Russian citizens, Aksakov said that he is confident that the government will back a cryptocurrency,


Crypto Educational Initiatives Launched By Ontario Securities Commission

Education, News | November 5, 2018 By:

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC), a regulatory agency which enforces securities legislation in the Canadian province, has launched two cryptocurrency educational initiatives.

The initiatives, launched as part of OSC’ activities for Financial Literacy Month, stems from the growing popularity of cryptocurrencies among Canadian retail investors.


No Need For Central Bank Digital Currency In Australia, Says RBA Assistant Governor

News | October 25, 2018 By:

Michelle Bullock, Assistant Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), said that the bank has yet to find a convincing reason to create a national cryptocurrency settled on blockchain.

Speaking at the Swift International Banking Operations Seminar (SIBOS) in Sydney, Bullock said that while the RBA is still open to considering wholesale applications for a digital Australian dollar,