Libra 2.0: A global platform for the digital programmable EUR, USD, GBP & Co.

Authors: Philipp Sandner, Jonas Gross

Yesterday, the Libra Association — a consortium including 22 companies like Facebook/Calibra, Spotify and Uber — has announced its version 2.0 of the Libra project: Libra was initiated by Facebook and revealed in summer 2019 (v1.0). After tremendous criticism by regulators after the announcement of v1.0, the Libra Association clearly takes a step towards regulators with the recent announcement, changes its concept (v2.0), and complies with many demands from