All posts by Philip Middleton

‘Something must be done!’ The crypto regulatory challenge for 2023

‘Something must be done!’ The crypto regulatory challenge for 2023

Are the threats dire enough to warrant drastic regulatory action? ...
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Major central banks cool on retail CBDC

Major central banks cool on retail CBDC

Amid urgent financial stability issues, digital fiat currency seen as a distraction ...
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Financial inclusion may be beyond the reach of CBDC

Financial inclusion may be beyond the reach of CBDC

Deep-rooted social issues need to be addressed first ...
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The chill winds of the crypto winter

The chill winds of the crypto winter

Temporary turbulence or the end of the road? ...
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How real is the CBDC threat to privacy?

How real is the CBDC threat to privacy?

Public unease over central bank surveillance is misplaced ...
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Blockchain in capital markets: revolution in waiting?

Blockchain in capital markets: revolution in waiting?

Digital transformation failing to ignite in capital markets ...
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Cryptocurrency failing to take advantage of crisis

Cryptocurrency failing to take advantage of crisis

Is cryptocurrency the dog that failed to bark? ...
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Stablecoin issuers need different regulations to banks

Stablecoin issuers need different regulations to banks

New business models need new frameworks ...
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UK parliament reluctant to embrace retail CBDC

UK parliament reluctant to embrace retail CBDC

House of Lords committee snubs case for digital pound ...
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Policing the virtual frontier

Policing the virtual frontier

Legalise and regulate most likely way to deal with cryptocurrencies ...
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Bank of England’s QE policies threaten its independence

Bank of England’s QE policies threaten its independence

The bank is stuck between a rock and a hard place ...
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Leaders warn of China's CBDC dominance

Leaders warn of China’s CBDC dominance

Calls for Europe and US to co-operate on digital currency rules ...
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