Category: Central Bank

Fed’s Powell Scrutinized For Owning Bonds Of The Same Type The Central Bank Bought During Pandemic

As a number of Federal Reserve presidents have been criticized for their 2020 stock moves, Fed chairman Jerome Powell has…

Bank Of Russia To ‘Slow Down’ Payments To Crypto Exchanges, Curb Russians’ Impulsive Investments

Central Bank of Russia is now working with commercial banks in order to delay payments made to digital asset exchanges.…

Survey: 1 In 10 Irish Investors, Quarter Of Young People Hold Cryptocurrencies

Investors in Ireland are attracted to digital opportunities offering better returns and often find them online, a new survey has…

Central Bank Of Turkey Expands Research, Prepares To Test Digital Lira On New Platform

The Turkish central bank has established a new platform together with technology stakeholders to further the development of a digitalized…

Sources With Ties To Washington Say Joe Biden Will Renominate Fed Chair Jerome Powell

Unnamed sources familiar with the matter indicate the Biden administration may allow Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell to continue as…

Bitcoin Will Not Become Legal Tender In Uzbekistan, Central Bank Official Insists

Cryptocurrency cannot be adopted as a means of payment in Uzbekistan, a high-ranking official from the country’s central bank has…

New York Fed’s Consumer Inflation Report Expects US Inflation To Hit 5.2% By Next Year

Americans are still very concerned about inflation as the latest Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE) report from August indicates that…