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16 October 2019 · 0 min read

Roger Ver vs. Nouriel Roubini: Will Cryptocurrencies Fail Or Succeed?

Watch a debate between Roger Ver, chairman and CEO of, supporter of Bitcoin Cash, and prominent economist and crypto critic Nouriel Roubini where they discuss the utility and adoption of cryptocurrencies, know your customer (KYC) measures, and more.

Duel: Will cryptocurrencies fail or cucceed?

"Nobody is using cryptocurrencies," says Roubini, stating that cryptocurrencies are not good for anything but speculation, money laundering, and funding terrorism. "They are not a store of value, its not a means of payment, and they are not a unit of account," he repeats his usual arguments.

"Millions of people are using cryptocurrencies," replies Ver, adding that most terrorism and money laundering occurs using the U.S. dollar, and not cryptocurrencies.