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IMF warning shrugged off; US stablecoin bill race

The crypto market shrugs off IMF’s predicted recession risk. Also, U.S lawmakers racing to introduce the stablecoin bill.

Inter-country use key for CBDCs to reach potential: report

For central bank digital currencies to enhance cross-border payments, issuing institutions must take functionality into account to avoid unintended barriers, a joint report by three international financial bodies says.

Why the IMF is wrong about El Salvador’s Bitcoin experiment

Is El Salvador committing a major blunder in making Bitcoin legal tender — or finding its way out of the hell of dollarization? Bryan Hernandez explains.

China’s WeChat bans NFT accounts; Zilliqa token soars

NFTs accounts banned from WeChat due to “crypto speculation”. Meanwhile, Zilliqa on the rise after Metapolis announcement.

Macao considers e-CNY rollout; kimchi premium arbitrage on the rise | The Daily Forkast

Macao jumps into digital yuan feasibility studies while South Korean banks make moves to curb kimchi premium arbitrage.

IMF wants more crypto supervision in the Philippines | The Daily Forkast

IMF warns issues warnings against crypto exchanges in the Philippines as China extends tests of its digital yuan to its free trade zone, Hainan Province.

FastForkast headlines

IMF releases crypto action plan, advises against legal tender status

India working with IMF, FSB on crypto regulations, says economic affairs secretary

India’s finance minister urges G20 nations to come on board to regulate crypto

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether rise; BNB leads gainers in top 10 crypto, followed by Solana

Indian finance minister urges IMF to lead crypto regulation

IMF looks to build platform for cross-border CBDC transactions

Crypto market quickly rebounds after IMF predicts increased recession risk

IMF says crypto crash hasn’t quite harmed broader financial system

India almost ready with crypto consultation paper: Official

India’s financial stability at risk from cryptos: IMF

E-CNY chief says digital dollar poses no threat to China