Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals Personal Ownership Of Crypto – November 9

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Current Bitcoin Price$66,517

Bitcoin price has surged to new all-time highs over the last 24 hours, reaching as high at $68,500 before retreating to the $66,000 level.

Top-20 altcoins have had very mixed performance, as Ethereum remains unchanged, Litecoin surges 18% and Avalanche falls 6%.

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👉 Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals Personal Ownership Of Crypto

Apple CEO Tim Cook has revealed in a New York Times interview that he personally owns some cryptocurrency, calling it a “reasonable” investment as part of a diversified portfolio.

Cook denied any movement from Apple within the crypto space, however, saying that it is “not something that [they] have immediate plans to do”. He also disregarded the idea that Apple may have invested in Bitcoin with treasury funds.

👉 England Central Bank And UK Treasury To Assess Case For CBDC

The Bank of England and the UK Treasury will be formally examining the viability and benefits of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) next year.

The consultation will look at CBDC design and implications, with the potential of rolling out a digital pound in the latter part of the decade, if successful.

👉 Crypto Discussed At COP26 Climate Change Conference

Cryptocurrency was discussed at the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP26 this week, along with its impact on environmental objectives.

Cointelegraph editor-in-chief Kristina Cornèr presented the topic, covering topics such as misconceptions about Bitcoin mining activity and the future potential for energy efficiency in the sector.