The FTC is expected to include other government restrictions on how Facebook treats user privacy , WSJ reported . Markets have rewarded Facebook for getting off so lightly, covering the cost of the fine and adding another $5 billion to the company's coffers.
US President Donald Trump has slammed Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies , claiming their value is "based on thin air". If Trump, who has made a presidential career out of eliminating regulation, wants cryptocurrencies regulated, then he must really hate them.
Barry rolled into the Louisiana coast Saturday , flooding highways, forcing people to scramble to rooftops and dumping heavy rain that could test the levees and pumps that were bolstered after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005.
Commonwealth Bank experienced problems with some of its merchant payment terminals, leaving some retailers unable to accept card payments. Many of our services are starting to restore. Commonwealth has released a statement on social media, informers customers that they are aware that their machines are flopping and they're doing their best to resolve the issue.
While the exchange offers to trade for five virtual currencies: Ripple ( XRP ), Litecoin, Bitcoin , Ether, and Bitcoin Cash, it is not yet clear what crypto assets suffered what percentage of thuggery. In the announcement following the event, Bitpoint revealed that the exchanged noticed a security breakthrough in which irregular withdrawals were made from its online wallets on Thursday.
Powell followed up on Thursday by saying that a rate cut is likely at the Fed's next meeting as businesses slow investment due to trade disputes and a global growth slowdown. "Evidence of higher inflation will be warmly received by the Fed", said Joe Manimbo, senior market analyst, at Western Union Business Solutions in NY.