Ron Paul Fights for Bitcoin After Fed’s Payments System Threatens Crypto

Ron Paul is leveraging anti-Fed sentiment to try and protect cryptocurrencies from a new government real-time payment system called FedNow. | Source: Kirkpatrick/Getty Images/AFP By CCN Markets: Donald Trump might be the most prominent Fed hater, but Ron Paul is the original. The crypto-loving former Senator from Texas has chosen this moment of wild volatility …

Don’t Blame the Fed or Tariffs Alone for this Stock Market Rout

Corporate earnings season is underway, and fundamentals are driving the stock market more than usual because valuations are so lofty already. | Source: Shutterstock Stock market investors who were expecting that the Fed would be more accommodating with its monetary policy or that trade talks between the U.S. and China would go swimmingly were in …

Federal Reserve Blames Altcoins for Dragging Down the Bitcoin Price

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has released an article today about Bitcoin. In it, the bank notes that the price of Bitcoin has three potential futures: indefinite, infinite appreciation; zero; or somewhere in between. They believe it will be somewhere in between. The authors, David Andolfatto and Andrew Spewak, conclude that one of …

Cryptocurrencies ‘Pose Challenges’: Federal Reserve Governor

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Federal Reserve has been giving cryptocurrencies and their potential impact on the economy a great deal of thought lately. Most recently, Fed Governor Lael Brainard provided a rare tilt of the Fed’s hand on digital currencies, taking more time, offering more …