Published on November 20th, 2015 | by bitcoin0
Federal reserve chairman Ben Bernanke on Bitcoin
Ben Bernanke is a prominent figure in the financial world.
Quartz has recently talked to Bernanke about financial issues and touched the problem of bitcoin.
Its price has been highly volatile and it hasn’t yet established itself as a widely accepted transactions medium”, said Bernanke.
Mr. Bernanke named anonymity as the most important problem of bitcoin: “Due to this feature bitcoin has become in some cases a vehicle for illicit transactions, drug selling or terrorist financing or whatever.
The Federal Reserve will continue to monitor developments as part of its broad interest in the safety and efficiency of the payment system.