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US Reps Highlight Likely Digital Dollar’s Edge Over Yuan

Jun 16, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

How a U.S. digital dollar could gain an edge over China’s yuan was the topic of discussion on Tuesday June 15 in the US House of Reps.  Several experts were on hand to testify before the House Committee on Financial Services Task Force on Financial Technology regarding “Dig...

China Trying to Dominate Blockchain, Control Digital Universe

Apr 16, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

In the wake of Coinbase’s historical debut as the first crypto company to make its stock market debut through a direct listing on the Nasdaq on Wednesday April 14, a former Trump administration Trade and Manufacturing Policy assistant Peter Navarro has argued on Wednesday that China is...

China’s CBDC Push Now Seems to Worry US

Apr 15, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

There are indications that China’s being poised to be the number one major economy to issue a central bank digital currency is now a concern for the US government going by a Bloomberg report which says US officials are eager to know how the digital yuan would be distributed. Citing anony...

Fintech, Blockchain, DCEP Key to BRI’s Risks to US Interests

Mar 25, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) presents significant risks for U.S. economic, political, climate change, security, and health interests, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) has said in a new report. Among these risks are those stemming from China’s growing financial techno...

Digital Yuan Aims for USD, Needs to Win AliPay and WeChatPay First

Feb 19, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

There have been talks of China’s digital yuan or digital currency electronic payment (DCEP) project aiming to challenge the US dollar dominance on the world stage but a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics has said that the digital currency would have to c...

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin on US-China, Taiwan and Crypto

Feb 18, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

In an interview with NFX’s Morgan Beller, Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin suggests that the conflict between the US and China could see Vietnam benefit more while also providing an opportunity for cryptocurrency to flourish.  Based on his vast knowledge of the Asian region, Buterin ...

Ethereum-Compatible Quorum Connects BSN to Serve 80 Chinese Cities

Jan 28, 2021

Olusegun Ogundeji

ConsenSys has partnered with China’s Blockchain-based Service Network (BSN) to make its Quorum open-source protocol layer for building Ethereum-based enterprise solutions more accessible for enterprises and government organizations in about 80 Chinese cities. Quorum provides the ent...