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Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg in Washington on Thursday. The final straw for libra supporters came, it has been said, after he was called to testify before Congress. Photograph: Nick Wass/AP Photo

When Facebook unveiled ambitious plans in June to spearhead the creation of a global digital currency, co-founder David Marcus promised unprecedented (...)

The building hosting Facebook’s Libra Networks  company downtown Geneva. Photograph:  Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Facebook’s remaining partners in its digital currency project signed paperwork Monday to officially join the Libra Association, a new governing body t(...)

Members of the Libra project were due to meet in Geneva on Monday. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Illustration/Reuters

Booking Holdings, the company behind the travel websites Booking.com and Priceline.com, became the latest company to confirm that it is pulling out of(...)

Coinbase was last year valued at $8bn

Coinbase, a digital currency exchange whose backers include Spanish bank BBVA and the New York Stock Exchange, is to expand operations here after secu(...)

The building hosting Facebook’s Libra Networks  in Geneva. Photograph: Getty

Stripe and Ebay have become the second and third major companies in a week to drop out of Facebook’s planned cryptocurrency, following sustained poli(...)

Luxembourg prime minister Xavier Bettel gestures during a news conference after his meeting with Boris Johnson. Photograph: Reuters

You wouldn’t like him when he’s angry. UK prime minister Boris Johnson likened himself and the UK to the Incredible Hulk this week in their collective(...)

Patrick Collison, CEO and co-founder, left, and his brother  John Collison, president and co-founder of Stripe Inc. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty

John Collison – the world’s second-youngest self-made billionaire, according to Forbes, behind makeup-peddler Kylie Jenner of the Kardashian-Jenner pa(...)

Stripe co-founders John and Patrick Collison are estimated to be worth about $2.1 billion  each, according to Forbes

Stripe, the online payments company founded by Limerick-born brothers Patrick and John Collison, is now valued at €35 billion (€31.6 billion) after it(...)

Revolut, founded in July 2015 by Nikolay Storonsky,  has raised $340 million in funding to date

Fast-growing fintech Revolut has hired Ulster Bank’s chief administrative officer Joe Heneghan to lead its Irish operations. Mr Heneghan, who has ove(...)

Stripe co-founders Patrick   and John Collison, whose company has announced that it is expanding into eight new European markets. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Payments technology company Stripe is set to expand its services into eight new countries, with the growth driven from its Dublin office. The company(...)

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