Libra, the name of the Facebook Planned digital currency where around 28 firms have participated into. The number of firms has come down due to the reason because Paypal has withdrawn its Facebook digital currency project.
The exact news: As per the recent news PayPal has decided to cancel all of the entire participation along with the Libra Association for today’s period. This said all of the things during the press statement.
Before having an idea about the topic you first need to understand what is Paypal is.
PayPal is an American company that is used for making payments from one country to the other or within the country. This is the best alternative other than that of the checks or for going to the banks for making payments. The biggest benefit of using PayPal is that they offer their services without any cost, this is very much beneficial and save time as well.
Why Facebook uses Paypal?
Facebook, a well-known social media website, uses Paypal for making all the types of digital payments. All the payments are done outside the US. The Paypal does not work as a Bitcoin or Etherium.
Why does this happen?
As per the news editors, Paypal has not mentioned any specific reason for this. As per the report that got from Financial times the PayPal company has not attended the meeting which is held by the Libra Association on Thursday and they said that they are completely canceling all of their projects.
Whether more details will come or not?
As per the FT report, they said that Mastercard and Visa cards can also cancel their involvement along with the Facebook digital currency. All of the reports have arrived from the Wall Street Journal. They are also changing their mind and they can also backlash from the European and US Government officials. As per the executives who are available at WSJ, they are for some of the Libra Association members which have completely rejected their Facebook requests and they cannot accept the request of Facebook and they cannot support this project publically.
As per the Facebook core pitch to the policymakers, they cannot control the Libra Digital currency. This will completely run on the private blockchain network which is completely owned by the Libra Association.
PayPal Holdings Inc. which is based from SanJose, California and this is the only company which has to end their partnership along with the Libra. But several other companies are willing to work with Facebook. But as per the latest reports of the Wall Street Journal said that Mastercard and Visa are also making plans to end all of the mutual relationships with Libra. As per them, they are the World’s Largest payment services providers.