Aug 2023 Crypto Industry Updates
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- PayPal has unveiled its new USD stablecoin
- Known as PayPal USD (PYUSD)
- PYUSD is in collaboration with Paxos as an ERC-20 token on the Ethereum network.
- It is a centralised stablecoin that can be frozen at will by Paypal
- 100% backed by USD deposits and short-term treasuries.
- Overseen by the New York State Department of Financial Services