Facebook's Libra currency under fire


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  • Monday, 15 Jul 2019

Libra is expected to launch in the first half of 2020.

Facebook's planned virtual unit Libra, already under heavy attack from US president Donald Trump and global regulators, faces scepticism among the wider cryptocurrency community as well.

One theme – besides Brexit – dominated discussion among the movers and shakers from London's financial technology or FinTech industry as gathered for their annual get-together: the future of virtual currencies.

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