UK Finance Minister says gov't won't try to stop Facebook cryptocurrency

Different approach than US.
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London as seen near ExCeL London. Photo credit: Ben Mack

Outgoing UK Finance Minister Philip Hammond has said the government won't try to stop Facebook's planned cryptocurrency, the Libra.

It's a different approach than the United States, where the Libra has been met with fierce opposition by American lawmakers.

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