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Central Banks Are Eying Digital Currency in 2020, This Is What They"re Paying Attention To

Starting with The Bank of China’s annou.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 14th, 2020

New Central Bank Group to Discuss Digital Currency Benefits at April Meeting: Report

The heads of six major central banks will hold their first meeting on potentially developing their own digital currencies in April, Nikkei says......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 6th, 2020

Cambodia Readies a Blockchain-Based Digital Currency

Cambodia's central bank digital currency platform has the support of 11 national banks and will be used initially for domestic payments once launched at some point during the first fiscal quarter of this year......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 30th, 2020

10% of Central Banks Surveyed Close to Issuing Digital Currencies: BIS

A fifth of the world's population may well have access to a central bank digital currency in as little as three years, according to a BIS survey......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 24th, 2020

6 Central Banks Form Digital Currency Use Case Working Group

The working group will pool research into CBDCs......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 21st, 2020

The Central Bank Business Model Is Under Attack

Libra spurred central banks into action on digital currency projects this year......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 20th, 2019

Bank Of France To Test Digital Currency In 2020

The central bank of France is all set to test-run its digital currency in the first quarter of 2020, according to a cryptocurrency publication Cointelegraph. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 5th, 2019

Fed Official Says Digital Central Bank Currency Is ‘Inevitable’

Philadelphia Federal Reserve bank president Patrick Harker said it is “inevitable” for the central banks to start issuing digital currency......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 3rd, 2019

PBoC Denies Claims It Will Launch Digital Currency in November

China's central bank has played down reports that it will issue its digital yuan in November through major banks and companies......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 23rd, 2019

Central banks use blockchain for first time to swap currency

The Bank of Canada and Monetary Authority of Singapore have sent each other digital currencies using blockchain technology, marking the first such successful trial between two central banks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 2nd, 2019

Central Banks See ‘No Value’ in Issuing Digital Currency: BIS Chief

BIS chief Agustin Carstens has said that central banks are wary about issuing digital currencies due to the "huge operational consequences.".....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 25th, 2019

The Future of Money: Digital Currency

Brookings Institution Fellow Eswar Prasad testified last week on digital currencies and central banks before a U.S. House subcommittee on monetary policy and trade......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 20th, 2018

Most Central Banks Back Digital Currency If DLT Improved: IBM Survey

A new IBM survey finds most central banks polled back issuing a wholesale digital currency, but are still uncertain about blockchain's efficiency......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 26th, 2018

CryptoWatch: A central bank digital currency could be around the corner, if you believe the IMF

The head of the International Monetary Fund says Tuesday it’s time for global central banks to explore a state-backed digital currency......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018

Korean Central Bank Study: Issuing Digital Currency Poses Financial Risk

A Bank of Korea study concluded that a central bank digital currency could adversely affect commercial banks and ultimately financial stability......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 7th, 2019

Bank of Canada Won’t Issue Its Own Crypto Unless Libra Succeeds: Deputy Governor

The Bank of Canada does not see the need to create a central bank digital currency unless a competitor – like Libra – starts dethroning the existing fiat......»»

Category: forexSource: coindesk14 hr. 27 min. ago

‘Crucial’ for Central Banks to Consider Digital Currencies: Bank of England Exec

Governments need to research digital currencies so they can strike a balance with private issuers, said the BoE's chief cashier......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 24th, 2020

Central Bankers From Canada, Netherlands, Ukraine Call Blockchain Unnecessary for Digital Fiat

Central bank digital currencies have been a hot topic in blockchain circles recently, but central banks are lukewarm about blockchains......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 24th, 2020

China’s DCEP Unlikely to Impact Crypto Markets in the Long Term, eToro Analyst Says

China is taking a great leap forward to develop a central bank digital currency, with more than 80 patents filed by the People’s Bank last week......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 18th, 2020

China’s DCEP Unlikely to Impact Crypto Markets in the Long-term, eToro Analyst Says

China is taking a great leap forward to develop a central bank digital currency, with more than 80 patents filed by the People’s Bank last week......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 17th, 2020

Nasdaq, S&P Surge Back Into Green - Shrug Off Massive Surge In Virus Deaths, Cases

Nasdaq, S&P Surge Back Into Green - Shrug Off Massive Surge In Virus Deaths, Cases What's another 15,000 deadly virus cases when we have central banks at our back? Tyler Durden Thu, 02/13/2020 - 11:39.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2020