Bitcoin too volatile to be adopted as legal tender, says BoE chief

Bitcoin too volatile to be adopted as legal tender, says BoE chief

The Bank of England promotes CBDCs as a “revolution of money,” while Brits are not really willing to use it. Bank of England governor Andrew Bailey has expressed concerns over El Salvador’s adoption of Bitcoin (BTC) as legal tender after President Nayib Bukele announced the launch of Bitcoin City.Bailey argued that ​​El Salvador’s decision to adopt Bitcoin as a currency was alarming because consumers are likely to suffer from the cryptocurrency’s extreme volatility.Trading around $43,000 on the first day of El Salvador’s Bitcoin adoption as legal tender, Bitcoin surged to a new historical....

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