raises interest rate on bitcoin and stablecoins as hunt for yield among traders soars – The Block has added nearly $100 million in customer deposits since launching its retail interest-bearing account in June, and now it is looking to offer those clients an even higher rate on their crypto.

Chinese Communist Party’s new blockchain book casts Libra as a threat to its currency system – The Block
China has published a new book to educate government officials on digital currency and propose policy measures to deal with emerging challenges like Facebook’s Libra.  The book, Discussing Digital Currency with Leading Officials, is part of a series that explores the political and economic consequences of technologies like cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence. The publisher, the […]