On the other hand, YouGov estimates a majority of Democrats, 56% still has an unfavorable opinion of Warren but her favorable rating is still 10 points ahead of her closet rival.
A Walmart stablecoin, on the other hand, makes more sense in my mind. To clarify, I think customers will accept a Walmart stablecoin because the transaction will involve a fiat currency rather than an altcoin. The Walmart Coin could release a dollar from Walmart’s bank account for instance.
Theoretically, HorusPay allow one or two payroll analysts to oversee payroll for hundreds or thousands of workers around the world. Thus, HorusPay could reduce human resource costs by simplifying payroll operations.
Hence, they could pay some the price for Libra Token and Facebook stock. Moreover, exchanges and exchanges will be happy to promote this exception, so they can make more money by selling or betting against Libra Tokens.
Consequently, many Alphabet subsidiaries operate in unprofitable cutting edge businesses. For instance, Waymo is developing self-driving vehicles, DeepMind creates artificial intelligence, Nest Labs works on the Internet of Things (IoT), and Verily Life Sciences is dabbling in healthcare and medicine.
“Maharashtra will create the first Hyperloop transportation system in the world, and a global Hyperloop supply chain starting from Pune,” Devendra Fadnavis brags in a Virgin-Hyperloop One press release. Importantly, Fadnavis is the Chief Minister of Maharashtra.
Tether is a stablecoin. To explain, a stablecoin is a cryptocurrency that contains a smart contract linked to a trust account. A smart contract is an algorithm; or digital robot, that performs a specific act. When you make a USDT purchase, the Tether smart contract releases one $1 in US currency to the merchant.
Observers ask is American Express overpriced because its stock was trading at $125.29 a share on 8 August 2019. However, both Visa (NYSE: V) and MasterCard (NYSE: MA) are more expensive…
With MainWallet’s release, Bankex Group is enabling 200 million users of the popular Telegram messenger to send money, pay for goods and services, place bets, and get paid via simple Telegram messages. The name of the product – MainWallet – reflects a degree of irony by Bankex Group development team, as anyone with a Telegram nickname automatically has access to Bankex Group fintech platform and therefore has a “wallet.” This makes this wallet “main” – there is no software to download, and no additional registrations.
Cutting the interest rates may not help real estate market. In fact, interest rates were already at 4.75% on 31 July 2019, which is low, The New York Times notes. To clarify, the average mortgage interest rate over the past 30 years was 6.25%. In contrast, Freddie Mac estimates the average mortgage interest rate was 3.75% on 1 August 2019. New home sales fell by 2% between June 2018 and June 2019, The New York Times estimates. Moreover, investment in residential structures has been falling for six straight quarters. Under those circumstances new home sales are below their post 2008 peak in 2017.
Hence, NVIDIA is making the best gaming tech on the market when video games are becoming the most potent media in our culture. Yet, NVIDIA is making less money which could indicate an economic slowdown.
I think Zuckerberg is betting central bankers will allow a social media cryptocurrency they might control. If Libra succeeds and becomes a successful currency, the BIS or the Swiss National Bank can take it over. If Libra fails, that’s Zuckerberg’s problem not the bankers.