WHO considers decision on monkeypox “emergency”, Africa says long overdue

WHO will consider the move at the closed expert meeting on Thursday Examining the response amid concerns about how WHO has handled COVID Scientists: Monkeypox has been in crisis for years in Africa Say less urgency given to health crises in developing countries LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization will decide Thursday … Read more

Cryptocurrency giant Tether will launch stablecoins pegged to the pound

The smartphone with the Tether logo is positioned on the US dollars displayed in this illustration taken on May 12, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in LONDON, June 22 (Reuters) – Leading cryptocurrency firm Tether said Wednesday it … Read more

Financial watchdogs should do more to protect cryptocurrency investors, says the Swiss regulator

Representations of the virtual currencies Ripple, Bitcoin, Etherum, and Litecoin are visible on a PC motherboard in this illustrative image, February 14, 2018. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in ZURICH, Jun 22 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency trading increasingly resembles the US stock market … Read more

Tech firm NCR fights antitrust lawsuit over encrypted ATMs

A bitcoin ATM is seen in a booth during the Bitcoin Conference 2022 in Miami Beach, Florida, April 6, 2022. REUTERS / Marco Bello / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in Summary Law firms Related documents A lawsuit by the US Alliance Group alleged that NCR’s purchase of an … Read more

Fears about cryptocurrencies are now materializing, central bank body BIS says

LONDON, June 21 (Reuters) – Recent implosions in cryptocurrency markets indicate that the long-felt dangers of decentralized digital money are materializing, the Bank for International Settlements said. The BIS, the global umbrella body for central banks, has sounded the alarm in an upcoming year reportin which he also called for greater efforts in developing attractive … Read more

The latest Crypto crash leaves bettors bruised and bewildered

LONDON / MUMBAI / ANKARA, June 21 (Reuters) – For Jeremy Fong, US cryptocurrency lender Celsius was the perfect place to put his digital currency holdings aside and earn some cash to spend on his interest rates. to two digits along the route. “I was probably earning $ 100 a week,” at sites like Celsius, … Read more

Cryptoverse: Cryptocurrency lenders face a DeFi beating

A depiction of bitcoin can be seen in an illustrative photo taken at the Maison du Bitcoin in Paris, France on June 23, 2017. REUTERS / Benoit Tessier Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign in June 21 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency lending may not be sold out, but it’s definitely on the ropes. … Read more

US exchange Binance sued cryptocurrency investor over stablecoin crash

NEW YORK, June 13 (Reuters) – Binance US and its CEO were sued Monday by a US investor who claims the cryptocurrency exchange falsely marketed Terra USD as a safe asset before the so-called stablecoin plummeted. last month. Stablecoins are digital tokens anchored to the value of traditional assets, such as the US dollar, and … Read more