IMF says governments could set up their own cryptocurrencies

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde praises rebel technology as ‘safe, cheap, and potentially semi-anonymous’ Cryptocurrency mining is viewed at BitFarms in Canada. The blockchain technology that supports cryptocurrencies is attractive to many businesses. Photograph: Lars Hagberg/AFP/Getty Images Governments should consider offering their own Läs mer…

Bank of England stages day of war games to combat cyber-attacks

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Bank of England Spate of data breaches in financial sector prompts voluntary exercise to test resilience It is the latest in a series of simulated attacks hosted by the BoE every couple of years. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters The Bank of England (BoE) is staging Läs mer…