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IMF’s Lagarde Calls for Open-Minded, Even-Handed Cryptocurrency Policies
Apr 17, 2018

Cryptocurrencies are growing on IMF Chief Christine Lagarde. The bitcoin price is trading in the green again today and oddly enough may be getting some of its lift from some positive remarks from Lagarde, who is at the helm of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Her message to the world is that “crypto-assets do not pose an immediate danger,” something market participants have been saying all along.

Lagarde is calling for a “balanced approach” to cryptocurrencies, one that neither pulls the rug out from the market nor suggests jumping in with both feet.

Source: CCN (

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