Digital Euro Would Complement, But Not Replace Current System – September 11

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Current Bitcoin Price:Β $10,313

Bitcoin price has traveled sideways again over the last 24 hours, briefly testing local resistance and falling back into the $10,300 range.

Top-20 altcoins have had mixed results over the last day of trading, as Ethereum gains 1%, XRP falls 1%, and Neo stands out with a 9% gain.

Top Stories for September 11, 2020 πŸ”₯

πŸ‘‰ Digital Euro Would Complement, But Not Replace Current System

A recent European Central Bank meeting mentioned that a digital Euro would exist alongside, rather than replace existing systems.

According to The Block, European officials will soon decide if they are going to proceed with creating and launching a digital Euro.

The Governor of Banque de France stressed that the digital Euro would not replace the recently-launched European Payments Initiative, which was launched this year.

πŸ‘‰ Bitstamp Integrates Nasdaq Order-Matching Engine

Bitstamp has announced that it has integrated a new order-matching engine, using the same technology used by Nasdaq.

The new matching engine is reportedly up to 1,250 times faster than the previous one, and will also raise the platform’s overall throughput by 400 times.

The upgrade will be most noticeable to high-frequency traders and API users.

πŸ‘‰ Pool-Funded Bitcoin Ad Campaign Covers Hong Kong

Bitcoin ads have been plastered all across Hong Kong, in an advertising effort funded by community-pooled funds.

The adverts have predominantly featured on trams and billboards, with many of the ads being placed in close proximity to major banks.