Facebook’s effort to set up the Libra Association, which it hopes will be an independent consortium of companies that financially back and govern the Libra digital currency, has hit another setback before even getting off the ground. Simon Morris, the Libra Association’s head of product, quietly left the group in August, as first reported by The Telegraph. Morris was previously an executive at...
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