Facebook and 27 companies, including Uber, Mastercard, Spotify, Vodafone, Ebay and others, founded a non-profit Association of Libra, which is planning to launch the cryptocurrency in 2020
“The mission of Libra is to create a simple global financial infrastructure that will provide new opportunities to billions of people around the world,” wrote Zuckerberg in a message and said that the billion people on the planet have no access to banking services, but has a mobile phone. He also added that the Association has established a subsidiary company Calibra, which “will create services that allow to send, spend and save Libra, starting with the digital wallet, which will be available next year in WhatsApp and Messenger, as well as
While Zuckerberg assured that the information contained in the service will be stored separately from information Facebook. However, Zuckerberg has already previously testified in court in the case of leakage of information from Facebook.