The story in question, “Leaked ‘Tai Chi’ Document Reveals Binance’s Elaborate Scheme To Evade Bitcoin Regulators,” claimed that Binance set up American crypto exchange Binance.US as a way to “intentionally deceive regulators and surreptitiously profit from crypto investors in the United States.”
Newspaper says Chinese central bank cryptocurrency launch not imminent
An English-language tabloid under the Chinese Communist Party’s official newspaper denies Forbes report of a Libra-killer
A publication run by China’s ruling Communist Party has denied reports that the nation’s central bank is on the verge of launching a cryptocurrency.
China ready to launch central bank cryptocurrency
Facebook loses out to Chinese tech giants Alibaba and Tencent, which will join major banks in distributing the new digital asset
Forbes’ Michael del Castillo reported on August 27 that the national bank’s digital currency will be a permissioned blockchain controlled by the central bank, and is intended to replace the bills and coins used in daily transactions rather than the renminbi itself.
Forbes 50 list of top companies using blockchain released
Only three “pure” blockchain companies made the list of the $1 billion-plus firms
Forbes on Tuesday announced its inaugural Forbes 50 list of large companies leading the way in developing and using blockchain technology. The list has a notable lack of “pure” blockchain firms. In fact, there are just three—blockchain hardware and software maker Bitfury, cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, and financial blockchain developer Ripple.