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17Jun

About that Facebook Libra Discord…

John and Glen hold court on Libra’s recent cryptocurrency pivot, including Facebook’s quixotic stab at creating some separation from the initiative. Plus glimmers of post-COVID credit union hope, John’s unsolicited Facebook M&A advice and Glen’s DC punk obsession.   

Links related to this episode:

CU Broadcast’s coverage of CUNA’s economic update: https://www.cubroadcast.com/episodes/2160-cuna-chief-economist-shares-economic-update-and-expectations-for-unemployment-a-bit-rosier

TechCrunch’s recap of Libra’s (and Novi’s) changes: https://techcrunch.com/2020/05/26/facebook-rebrands-libra-wallet-service-calibra-to-novi/

Libra’s site: https://libra.org/

Some Libra history: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Libra_(digital_currency)#Libra_Association

John’s latest tech toy: https://discord.com/

And just to amuse Glen: https://www.dischord.com/

Reaching WAY back into the archives for this 2016 episode John mentioned: https://www.big-fintech.com/Media/BIGcast/ArticleID/18

 Best Innovation Group’s ongoing Digital Town Halls for best practice sharing on Credit union responses to COVID-19, held each Wednesday: https://www.big-fintech.com/CU-Digital-Town-Hall

 

The BIG website: www.big-fintech.com

Follow the Best Innovation Group on Twitter: @bigfintech

Follow Glen on Twitter @154Advisors

Follow John on Twitter @jbfintech

About the Author

John Best

John Best

CEO

Best Innovation Group

John Best is recognized as a thought leader and visionary of technology advancements and financial application development within the credit union industry.

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