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Lael Brainard: Delivering fast payments for all

August 13, 2019

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Town Hall, Kansas City, Missouri, 5 August 2019.

Crypto Demand Driven by Facebook’s Libra and G20 Scrutiny, Says CMC Markets

July 19, 2019

CMC Markets has announced an increase in client demand for cryptocurrencies as clients look to gain exposure using derivatives especially since mid-May 2019. The trend may be driven by Facebook’s Libra project and G20 scrutiny of the asset class, according to the global leader in spread betting and contracts for difference (CFD).

eToro Launches Trading Portfolio to Ride Facebook’s Libra Project

July 12, 2019

eToro has launched its latest portfolio, which offers investors the opportunity to take a stake ($2,000 minimum) in the companies involved in Facebook’s Libra project. Comprising of the 13 publicly-traded companies involved in the Libra Association, the portfolio will add more firms as they join the project and rebalance it where possible.