121. Central banks have fomo

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We. Are. Here. In New York actually! Today we bring you: China announces new regulatory authority for blockchain and digital payments, Harbor adds SEC license to help security token issuers pay out dividends and association of German banks call for a digital Euro. All this and much more on today's Blockchain Insider.

Simon Taylor is back this week and still coming to you from New York! Of course he is not alone but joined by some fantastic guests

  • Sandra Ro, CEO Global Blockchain Business Council
  • Emin Gün Sirer, CEO, AVA Labs

Together they talk about the latest and greatest news in blockchain, Bitcoin and Crypto including:

  • China Announces New Regulatory Authority to Certify Digital Payments, Blockchain Products
  • Binance to Open Beijing Office Amid China’s Renewed Blockchain Push
  • Harbor receives transfer agent license from SEC to help security token issuers pay out dividends
  • Association of over 200 German private banks calls for digital euro
  • FATF Releases Guidance on Global Digital IDs as Use Cases Grow
  • Lone Bitcoin Whale Likely Fueled 2017 Price Surge, Study Says

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Special Guests: Emin Gün Sirer and Sandra Ro.