• connect@currncy.io

120. China takes a swing at libra

120. China takes a swing at libra

Simon Taylor and Will White are coming to you from New York this week, and of course they is not alone but joined by some amazing guests:

Amber Baldet, Co-founder at Clovyr (pronounced Clover)
Mike Dudas, CEO and co-founder at The Block

Together they talk about the latest and greatest news in blockchain, Bitcoin and Crypto including:

Zuckerberg: Facebook would leave Libra if US regulators don’t approve the project (01:35)
Twitter’s Jack Dorsey says Hell No to joining Libra (16:20)
CCIEE Vice Chairman Says PBOC Will Be First to Roll Out Digital Currency (25:41)
Bitcoin Jumps 12% as China’s Xi Embraces Blockchain, Boosting Crypto Sentiment (30:51)
Visa-backed crypto custodian Anchorage launches governance voting platform for Maker holders; support for more coins coming (37:06)

The Tweet of the Week comes from @ColeGotTweets about the staggering volumes of blockchain related searches on wechat. Why not send us your best tweets? See if you can get a shout out on the show!

Check out our brand new documentary 11:YEARS – the Rise of UK Fintech now. Head over to 11years.film to watch for free, and share using #11YEARS.

If you enjoyed the show and, as ever, don’t forget to subscribe and leave a review!

Want to join the conversation on all the topics discussed? Tweet the show at: www.twitter.com/bchaininsider
Special Guests: Amber Baldet, Mike Dudas, and Will White.
Links:

Huobi Japan raises $4.6M in new funding to expand in the country – The Block
Twitter’s Jack Dorsey says ‘hell no’ to joining Libra Association [Video]
CCIEE Vice Chairman Says PBOC Will Be First to Roll Out Digital Currency – Pandaily
Bitcoin Jumps 12% as China’s Xi Embraces Blockchain, Boosting Crypto Sentiment – CoinDesk
China state paper urges calm after blockchain stocks, bitcoin soar – CNA
Visa-backed crypto custodian Anchorage launches governance voting platform for Maker holders; support for more coins coming – The Block

arturotran

Leave your message

  • bitcoinBitcoin (BTC) $ 8,798.40 0.67%
  • ethereumEthereum (ETH) $ 186.87 1.13%
  • rippleXRP (XRP) $ 0.271952 1%
  • bitcoin-cashBitcoin Cash (BCH) $ 288.80 0.82%
  • litecoinLitecoin (LTC) $ 61.19 0.8%
  • stellarStellar (XLM) $ 0.076701 3.67%
  • cardanoCardano (ADA) $ 0.043619 1.16%
  • neoNEO (NEO) $ 12.12 8.75%
  • ethereum-classicEthereum Classic (ETC) $ 4.90 0.2%
  • 0x0x (ZRX) $ 0.301563 0.16%
  • liskLisk (LSK) $ 0.753867 0.31%
  • digibyteDigiByte (DGB) $ 0.006946 1.3%
  • siacoinSiacoin (SC) $ 0.001952 0.73%
  • wavesWaves (WAVES) $ 0.775599 0.64%
  • zilliqaZilliqa (ZIL) $ 0.005918 3.02%
  • golemGolem (GNT) $ 0.045114 0.52%
  • arkArk (ARK) $ 0.219668 3.53%
  • stratisStratis (STRAT) $ 0.305263 0.51%
  • factomFactom (FCT) $ 2.82 2.26%
  • funfairFunFair (FUN) $ 0.003808 5.49%
  • pivxPIVX (PIVX) $ 0.232195 1.62%
  • vertcoinVertcoin (VTC) $ 0.267784 1.93%
  • loom-networkLoom Network (LOOM) $ 0.022094 0.94%
  • gochainGoChain (GO) $ 0.008488 3.26%
  • viacoinViacoin (VIA) $ 0.201599 0.52%
  • stealthcoinStealth (XST) $ 0.078075 2.79%
  • okcashOKCash (OK) $ 0.028008 0.37%
  • vericoinVeriCoin (VRC) $ 0.031009 4.2%