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Facebook’s Libra Hires Former HSBC Exec Ian Jenkins to Double as Both CFO and CRO

The Libra Association, an independent member organization developing a blockchain-based payment system, appointed Ian Jenkins as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Risk Officer of Libra Networks. Libra Networks, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Libra Association, will manage the operations

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From Libra to WhatsApp Pay — A Glance at Facebook’s Fintech Play

For years, social networking giant Facebook has shown interest in the fintech market, partnering with PayPal to build digital payment capabilities into its Messenger app, testing and introducing payment services on its various messaging platforms, and exploring blockchain and cryptocurrency

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