04/10/19 04:05 UTC-4

Apple has no plans to launch cryptocurrency, says the CEO

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Apple will not launch cryptocurrency

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple technology giant, said the company did not intend to launch its own cryptocurrency.

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“I really believe that the currency should remain in the hands of countries. I’m not happy with the idea of ​​creating a rival currency by private groups,” Cook said in an interview with French Les Echos financial newspaper, published on Friday.

Last month, Apple Pay Vice President Jennifer Bailey announced that the company is eyeing cryptocurrencies, thinking that it can be interesting and that it has “long-term potential”. But Cook seems to have left this idea behind.

He said:

“Currency, like defense, must remain in the hands of countries.”

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12/10/19 04:20 UTC-4

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