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Visa Doubles Down on Its Crypto Bet, Launches Crypto Consulting Service

Multinational financial services giant Visa is pushing deeper into the booming crypto market, launching crypto advisory services to help clients understand various segments of the crypto industry. In an announcement, the payment network acknowledged that “digital currencies are taking greater hold in the popular consciousness,” which creates the need for trustable advisory services that can help those eager to adopt crypto first understand the ecosystem…. Read more →

Japanese Regulator Eyes Stablecoin, Wallet Provider Regulations in 2022

Japan’s top financial regulator will block firms outside the world of conventional finance from issuing fiat-pegged stablecoins, a leading media outlet has claimed. Per reports in both Japanese and English from Nikkei, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), the government organ that oversees the financial industry and the crypto sector, is looking “to propose legislation in 2022 to restrict [the] issuance of stablecoins to banks and wire transfer companies. Read more →

Meta Loses its Crypto Chief as Head of Novi Wallet David Marcus Steps Aside

Meta, the company formerly known as Facebook, has suffered another blow to its crypto plans after its head of blockchain and the co-creator of the Diem stablecoin project stepped down. On Twitter, David Marcus wrote that the decision to leave had been “difficult,” but that “my entrepreneurial DNA has been nudging me for too many mornings in a row to continue ignoring it. Read more →

Watch Microsoft CEO Showcasing Metaverse Use-cases

America’s biggest tech titans are set to go head-to-head with “metaverse”-themed innovations. Fresh from re-naming itself Meta, the company formerly known as Facebook has committed itself to metaverse-themed innovation. And it looks like it now has competition from the IT heavyweight Microsoft, which has laid out its own meta-plans….Read More: Watch Microsoft CEO Showcasing Metaverse Use-cases… Read more →