Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda: Facebook’s Libra should be treated with caution as a settlement payment method

According to Cointelegraph, on June 20th, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda answered questions from reporters about Facebook's Libra plan, saying that it is necessary to pay attention to whether virtual currency can be trusted by people as a means of payment. Kuroda said that “there is no complete understanding of its content, so no specific comments are made, but when the assets are used as payment and settlement means, whether the asset value can be stabilized, the stability of technology, or the limit of anti-money laundering has always been There is controversy about whether the crypto assets can be trusted by people as a means of payment settlement, what kind of impact the financial system may have, and will maintain contact with relevant authorities at home and abroad and closely observe trends."