Bitcoin, Cryptos having their Christmas Rally

Bitcoin Supporters Cannot Answer One Simple Question

What would happen to the price of Bitcoin if the US did not allow merchants and banks to make Bitcoin transactions? That’s a very simple question that I have been asking for months. My reason for asking is based on a simple premise: If central banks or governments are ever threatened by Bitcoin, they will … Read more…

Watch Christine Lagarde speak at debut ECB press conference

Watch Christine Lagarde speak at debut ECB press conference

[The stream is slated to start at 08:30 ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Christine Lagarde is speaking in Frankfurt, Germany, for her first press conference as president of the European Central Bank. The former International Monetary Fund chief took the helm at the euro … Read more…

ECB holds rates steady at Lagarde's debut policy meeting

ECB holds rates steady at Lagarde’s debut policy meeting

04 November 2019, Berlin: Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank (ECB), will give the laudation to President of the Bundestag Schäuble at the “VDZ Publishers’ Night 2019 picture alliance | picture alliance | Getty Images The European Central Bank (ECB) kept its rates unchanged on Thursday following new President Christine Lagarde’s first monetary … Read more…

Christine Lagarde faces her first real test at ECB debut meeting

Christine Lagarde faces her first real test at ECB debut meeting

French President-designate of the European Central Bank (ECB) Christine Lagarde reacts during a meeting prior’s to attend a European Parliament’s Committee on Economic Affairs at the EU Parliament, in Brussels, on September 4, 2019. JOHN THYS | AFP | Getty Images Steering markets with the language of monetary policy is a tricky business. Every nuance … Read more…