French Central Bank Announces Testing of Digital Euro – April 3

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πŸ‘‰ French Central Bank Announces Testing of Digital Euro

The central bank of France has announced that it will begin testing of a digital Euro, adding to the list of central banks to explore launching their own digital currencies.

The testing phase aims to examine whether the digital Euro will be a more efficient way of making payments, and identify potential use cases for the currency.

πŸ‘‰ Revolut Now Allows all Users to Use Cryptocurrency Feature

Popular British fintech company, Revolut, has made its cryptocurrency trading feature accessible to all users today – a feature previously only available to premium customers.

The move was already planned for later in the year, but was made early citing the recent economic upset and quantitative easing measures taken by the Federal Reserve.

πŸ‘‰ Factom Enters Receivership Following Failure to Raise Funds

Factom, one of the earliest companies to hold a cryptocurrency token sale, has entered receivership following a failed plea for additional funding.

The company announced that it would begin the liquidation process following a board meeting on March 31. FastForward – the projects largest investor – will be taking on most of the company assets and IP.