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  • Chinese banks launch mobile wallets that let customers transact in digital yuan • NFCW +

    DIGITAL YUAN: China’s major banks are lining up to introduce digital wallets supporting the country’s CBDC Image: Li Hao/GT At Read More
  • Corn prices on a record high as China’s demand surges +

    Corn prices are on the rise for the third consecutive day. China, which is a key consumer of the commodity, Read More
  • Sentiment Snapshot (UK): FTSE, GBP/USD, GBP/JPY +

    FTSE, GBP SentimentTalking Points: GBP/USD[1]: Strong long-term uptrend – 69%short positioning GBP/JPY[2]: Uptrend facing resistance – 67%short positioning FTSE 100[3]: Bull flag Read More
  • Mastercard unveils enhanced contactless payment specifications • NFCW +

    By Tom Phillips[1] • 26 January 2021 • Updated 26 January 2021 • nfcw.com[2] ... Read More
  • Here’s why Bed Bath & Beyond, AMC, and GameStop stocks are rocking the stock market +

    Wall Street analysts remain confused as volatile trading centered around a few stocks took place on Friday and Monday. Fundamental Read More
  • Mastercard unveils enhanced contactless payment specifications +

    Mastercard has announced new specifications for contactless payments that will offer quantum-resistant security via “next-generation algorithms and cryptographic key strengths”, Read More
  • Italian PM Conte Resigns, What Happens Next? +

    EUR/USD[1], EUR/JPY[2] Price Analysis & News ... Italian PM Resigns, What Happens Next? Conte Looking For Mandate to Form Third Cabinet Read More
  • General Electric says its profit missed estimates in fiscal Q4 +

    General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) said on Monday that its free cash flow and revenue in the fiscal fourth quarter Read More
  • Silver (XAG/USD) Side-steps Ahead of major risk events +

    Silver Price[1] Forecast: ... Despite a host of major risk events scheduled to be released this week, Silver[2] remains rangebound, with Read More
  • Kimberly-Clark tops Wall Street estimates in the fiscal fourth quarter +

    Kimberly-Clark Corp. (NYSE: KMB) reported its financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter on Monday that topped analysts’ estimates for Read More
  • EUR/USD Bullish or Bearish Amid Major Events +

    EUR/USD[1] Price Setup: ... EUR/USD[2] trades within rising channel EUR[3]/USD[4] Price action remains at the mercy of risk sentiment Moving Averages[5] Read More
  • EUR/USD erases gains as risks of EU double-dip recession rise +

    The EUR/USD pared earlier gains after weaker German sentiment data sent more signals of a double-dip recession in the European Read More
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Digital Currency News

  • Bitmain CEO resigns and settles long-running leadership feud +

    Jihan Wu has officially resigned as the chief of Bitcoin mining company Bitmain Technologies ... Bitmain CEO and co-founder Jihan Wu Read More
  • Bitcoin And The Art Of Japanese Garden Maintenance – Bitcoin Magazine +

    A kid in Singapore with a neighbor who is cultivating a Japanese Garden is a rarity, though that’s what I Read More
  • Second-Generation Lending Protocol Lendefi Is Coming for Compound’s Crown +

    PRESS RELEASE. Lendefi is a brand-new protocol aiming to provide opportunities such as lending and borrowing, leveraging and investing. ... Lendefi Read More
  • DeFi users shouldn’t wait idly for Eth2 to hit its stride +

    Until Ethereum 2.0 proves it can do what it claims it can do, its full impact on DeFi and other Read More
  • Bitcoin In Venezuela With Javier Bastardo – Bitcoin Magazine +

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  • Former UK Cyber Intelligence Official Pushes for Law Change to Stop Bitcoin Ransomware Payments +

    A former U.K. cybersecurity chief has raised concerns that ransomware incidents are close to “getting out of control.” Ciaran Martin Read More
  • Dutch Bitcoin exchange drags central bank to court over wallet KYC rule +

    One Dutch Bitcoin exchange has taken legal action against the central bank over its controversial crypto wallet verification law.... Read More
  • Stocks Don’t Truly Discover Price, Bitcoin Fixes This – Bitcoin Magazine +

    “The stock market is filled with individuals who know the price of everything, but the value of nothing.” Phillip Fisher Read More
  • Former Goldman Sachs CEO: If I Were a Regulator, I’d Be Hyperventilating at the Success of Bitcoin +

    Former Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein has offered his view on the future of bitcoin. He said if he were Read More
  • Polkadot Price Analysis: 26 January +

    Disclaimer: The findings of the following analysis are the sole opinions of the writer and should not be taken as Read More
  • Here are the best and worst times of the day to use Ethereum +

    Avoiding U.S. trading hours could save you a gwei or two.... Read More
  • Regulators should be worried about Bitcoin: Goldman Sachs +

    Goldman Sachs senior chairman, Lloyd Blankfein, stated that regulators should be concerned about the recent Bitcoin rally ... Yesterday, the CEO Read More
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