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Top Stories for January 17, 2019
According to prominent blockchain venture capitalist Anthony Pompliano, rumors have been circulating that the Federal Reserve will announce a digital dollar.
He has claimed that the effort is similar to China’s movement to digitize the Yuan, and that an announcement could come as soon as this week.
Plans for the initiative were shared in a press conference by the country’s National Agency for Project Management (NAPM).
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has warned investors to take caution when investing in initial exchange offerings (IEOs).
The warning stated that IEOs “may be conducted in violation of the federal securities laws” and “lack many of the investor protections” of registered securities offerings.
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