6 12, 2019

No Libra-style digital currencies without rules, say EU finance ministers – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-06T18:05:50+00:00 December 6th, 2019|Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, Cryptocurrency, digital currency, eBay, Europe, european commission, european union, Facebook, finance, Libra, Malta, payment system, stablecoin, stripe, Uncategorized, visa|

European Union finance ministers have agreed to a de facto ban on the launch in the region of so-called global “stablecoins” such as [...]

18 11, 2019

Facebook’s Libra code chugs along ignoring regulatory deadlock – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-18T17:50:22+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Apps, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Developer, Distributed Ledger, Facebook, Government, Libra, Libra Association, Payments, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

“5 months and growing strong” the Libra Association announced today in a post about its technical infrastructure that completely omits the fierce regulatory [...]

13 10, 2019

Why each Libra member’s mutiny hurts Facebook – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-13T17:13:48+00:00 October 13th, 2019|Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, eBay, eCommerce, Facebook, Government, Libra, Libra Association, mastercard, Payments, PayPal, Policy, Startups, stripe, TC, Uncategorized, visa|

There’s a strategic cost to the defection of Visa, Stripe, eBay, and more from the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra Association. They’re not just names [...]

23 06, 2019

Slack’s IPO, the VCs behind Facebook Libra, founder salaries and trouble in scooter-land – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-23T03:42:17+00:00 June 23rd, 2019|Andreessen Horowitz, bird, breakthrough initiatives, direct listing, Equity podcast, Equity transcribed, Facebook, Funding, Fundings & Exits, initial public offering, IPO, Libra, lime, Lyft, Plaid, podcast transcript, revel, Ribbit Capital, Scooter, slack, Startups, TC, Thrive Capital, transcript, Uber, Uncategorized, Union Square Ventures, Venmo, venture capital, WeWork|

Welcome back to this week’s transcribed edition of Equity. This week, TechCrunch’s Danny Crichton filled in for co-host Alex Wilhelm – who was out [...]