Christine Lagarde, managing director of the international monetary fund (IMF), has warned that central banks and financial services need to pay closer attention to cryptocurrencies.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The euro zone should use its “robust” economic rebound to tackle reforms that are politically difficult to push through, Poul Thomsen, the head of the International Monetary Fund’s European Department, said on Friday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s pound hit an 11-day high in a volatile day of trading on Friday, benefiting from a dollar hit by weak inflation data, having earlier skidded as Germany told Britain “time is running out” to get the deal it wants on Brexit.
[FRANKFURT] European Central Bank officials are considering cutting their monthly bond buying by at least half starting in January and keeping their program active for at least nine months, according to officials familiar with the debate.
India has refused to comment on its progress with cryptocurrency regulation, only appearing to confirm that official plans were “in progress.”
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