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Is Ripple looking to disrupt the $16 billion Indian remittance market? Here’s Brad Garlinghouse’s take

“When we look at a framework, we want regulatory clarity and that’s an important one.” These were the words of blockchain giant Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, who featured in an interview with CNN’s Julia Chatterley.

 

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Fed Reserve Is Researching DLT-Based Digital Dollar, Says Governor

Lael Brainard, who sits on the U.S. central bank's board of governors, said Wednesday the Fed is "conducting research and experimentation related to distributed ledger technologies and their potential use case for digital currencies, including the potential for a CBDC [central bank digital currency].

 

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36% of U.S SMEs Now Accept Cryptocurrency Payments

About one-third of US-based small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) accept cryptocurrency as a payment for their goods and services, according to a survey commissioned by American insurer Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB), a subsidiary of German Munich Re.

 

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Bitcoin should be listed directly on Korea Exchange, says a government committee

The Presidential Committee on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, a group set up by the South Korean government, has recommended that bitcoin should be listed directly on Korea Exchange (KRX), the country’s sole securities exchange operator.

 

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