“In developing and emerging countries, bitcoin exchanges have become a valid alternative to banking systems”

Tribune. Interest in crypto-assets has exploded in recent years, and has even accelerated during the pandemic. This allowed us to glimpse what could be very different models for the future of crypto-assets, depending on the one hand on the way, extremely diverse and evolving, in which consumers have actually used them in their lives. daily … Read more

Salamé case: transnational investigation stumbles on Lebanese banking secrecy

A sign representing Riad Salamé (right), crossed out with the inscription “A stole my future”, in front of the Central Bank, in Beirut, on October 6, 2021. BILAL HUSSEIN / AP The investigation into the Salamé affair, named after the governor of the Banque du Liban (BDL), Riad Salamé, 71, suspected of laundering and embezzlement … Read more