France to Launch Digital Currency in 2020 – December 5

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Top Stories for December 5, 2019 🔥

👉 France to Launch Digital Currency in 2020

The governor of France’s central bank, François Villeroy de Galhau, wants France to be the first country to issue their own digital currency.

Plans are in place to launch a digital Euro, which will be used at first between banks, before being rolled out to the general public.

👉 Crypto CEO Named Interim US Senator

Kelly Loeffler, CEO of Bakkt, has been named as interim US Senator by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp.

It has been reported that the Senate has demonstrated an interest in improving regulation of the digital asset space, amplified by the recent issue of Facebook’s Libra project.

👉 Poloniex Delists DGB After Twitter Feud With Founder

Poloniex has delisted Digibyte (DGB), in a seemingly childish retaliation to Digibyte’s founder Jared Tate’s tweets criticizing the Tron project.

Justin Sun, Tron’s founder, was suspected to be one of the investors who purchased Poloniex from Circle. Poloniex recently acquired Tron’s decentralized exchange, TRXMarket, now named “Poloni DEX”.