I just love big banks...
Visa’s chief financial officer told mainstream media he thinks Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are used by “every crook and dirty politician” March 16.
In an interview, Vasant Prabhu directly linked the assets to crime, saying that other people talking about buying and selling Bitcoin “have no clue” and are “a real shock” to him.
“With a currency issued by the Federal Reserve, I know who stands behind it,” he said. With cryptocurrency, conversely, “Who’s good for the money? Who the hell knows?”
Prabhu joins a seemingly diminishing number of major legacy finance figures decrying the merits of cryptocurrency.