Facebook has registered a blockchain company

Facebook зарегистрировал блокчейн-компанию

Facebook company registered in Geneva, Switzerland the company Libra Networks, according to Reuters.

According to the Agency, in the register of economic entities of Geneva stated that Libra Networks was registered on 2 may company Facebook Global Holdings.

“Goal: the provision of services in the areas of Finance and technology, as well as the development of infrastructure and software, particularly related to investment activities, payment transactions, funding, identity management, data Analytics, Big Data, Baccano and other technologies”, – the document says.

In addition, according to CoinDesk, recently Facebook hired two former compliance managers Coinbase – Jeff Cartwright and Michael Mosharrafa.

As reports edition of The Wall Street Journal, stablein from Facebook will be the basis of a new payment system called Libra, and the company is already in talks about cooperation with Visa, Mastercard, processing services and e-Commerce giants.

Meanwhile, according to media reports, Facebook is planning for the first time to attract external funding of $1 billion for the project.

Earlier it was reported that the administration is developing a Facebook for WhatsApp messenger payment service.