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Cryptocurrency & Banking
Articles about crytpocurrencies, NFTs, stablecoins, and other blockchain technologies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), and their impact on the banking sector.
Are consumers still interested in crypto, at least enough for banks to entertain embedding it into their strategy? And will AI be any different?
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The first CBDC blueprint has been published, a key step on the road to creating the dollar equivalent of China's 'digital yuan.'
New financial products' growth amid increasing economic turmoil means that banks must figure out how to relate or face creeping obsolescence.
Consortium of banks and tech firms enters the digital frontier with a payments specialty that Washington may actually love.
Central bank digital currency could have impacts far beyond making payments faster for Americans. It could change banking as we know it.
All financial institutions have anti money laundering programs, but human trafficking keeps evolving and the industry must stay vigilant.
With millions of consumers already owning crypto, no traditional bank or credit union can afford to not at least weigh getting involved.
A small Florida bank seeks to fill a niche by serving riskier businesses — nationally — that other financial institutions shy away from.
You may not 'get' Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin or their cousins yet, but three financial institutions' experiences suggests there's potential.
Amazon gives consumers a new way to pay, and sets Venmo's parent PayPal up to siphon even more payments away from credit card providers.
'CBDCs' would enable the fastest payments yet, but under some scenarios banking's role would be reduced significantly.
Signs point to stricter rules for how nonbanks can use banking terms in their apps and marketing, complicating banking-as-a-service deals.
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President's nominee for Comptroller of the Currency comes with a stack of opinions on the future of financial services, some quite startling.
Acting Comptroller draws parallels between booming blockchain-based currency businesses and innovations that ushered in the Great Recession.
With interest in holding crypto rising fast among Americans, there's an opportunity to establish an early presence.
The definition of 'money' and 'investments' keeps expanding. Traditional institutions can't risk falling behind what consumers home in on.
Three-fifths of people who trade cryptocurrencies say they wish their bank would invest in the technology. NYDIG's Patrick Sells explains why.
Acting chief at the national banking regulator wants to end fragmented views on financial innovation and has made CRA reform a top priority.
The banking industry is already beginning to look very different. Four key trends will impact the near-term future and bear close attention.
Leveling the playing field for using Fed services and payment rails could make new players with unusual charters toe the banking line.
Financial institutions should begin preparing now for a new type of digital currency that could impact consumers’ banking activities.
This isn't about bitcoin. It's about the Bank of England or the Fed launching digital currencies. The banking impact could be substantial.
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