Watch CNBC's full interview with the head of Facebook's digital wallet project

8:14 AM ET Tue, 18 June 2019

Facebook announced a new digital currency on Tuesday called "Libra." The company is partnering with 27 other businesses and organizations to start the crypto as an open-source currency. Facebook says it aims to make it as easy to send money around the world as it is to send a photo. David Marcus, head of Facebook's Calibra, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the roll out.