US Deputy Treasury Secretary: Crypto Raises Questions on Self-Government

Cointelegraph | Nov 22, 2019 at 6:08 PM
  • The United States Deputy Treasury Secretary argued that decentralized privately-issued digital currencies can shift some functions from the state to the private sector.
  • Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Justin Muzinich presented his view on the emerging ecosystem of financial intermediation and digital currencies at an annual banking and payments conference in New York on Nov. 21.
  • The recent conference was co-hosted by the U.S. Clearing House and Bank Policy Institute.