All signs point to China wielding more influence over global technological standards. Equally certain is that the backlash from the U.S. is building.
Right now gold is seeing a strong bid the world over and Bitcoin is rising into the halving of its reward pool which occurs every four years.
The only reason why the Bank of England’s green digital currency is taken seriously is because westerners have become detached from reality believing that a nation could magically exist as a services economy without producing.
Facebook has announced a plan to launch a new cryptocurrency named the Libra, adding another layer to its efforts to dominate global communications and business. Backed by huge finance and technology companies including Visa, Spotify, eBay, PayPal and Uber – plus a ready-made user base of 2 billion people around the world – Facebook is positioned to pressure countries and central banks to cooperate with its reinvention of the global financial system.