Facebook's digital currency faces further questions as Libra Association loses product chief
(Source: telegraph.co.uk)

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(Original link: telegraph.co.uk)

A key figure at the organisation behind Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency has left the group amid growing concerns over the project.
Simon Morris, the Libra Association’s head of product, departed the Geneva-based body in August, just two months after Libra was publicly announced.
Mr Morris was one of the few known members of the Libra Association, a neutral body set up to develop and run Libra independently of Facebook and its other members.
It comes after the payments giant PayPal pulled out of the coalition of companies backing Libra , and others including Visa and Mastercard consider their position amid heated political scrutiny of the project.
Mr Morris, a former executive at the software......