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US Central Bank Looking to Create its Own Digital Currency

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The U.S. central bank is studying the feasibility of a digital currency, said Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard. “Given the dollar’s important role, it is essential that we remain on…

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Major Central Banks will Discuss Digital currencies

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Six major central banks will meet in April to discuss the development of central bank digital currencies (CBDC). The Japan Times reported on Feb. 6 that — according to a…

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World Economic Forum releasing a Central Bank Digital Currency Toolkit

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The World Economic Forum (WEF) — together with some of the world’s major central banks — has created a central bank digital currency (CBDC) policymaker toolkit. According to an announcement…

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EU Central Banks Exploring Cryptocurrencies Use Cases

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A raft of central banks are banding together to gauge whether they should launch their own digital currencies, Reuters reports. The group aims to assess use cases of central bank…

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ECB President Positively Inclined Toward a Central Bank Digital Currency

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The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, supports the bank’s active involvement in the development of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) to address the demand for…

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People’s Bank of China: Digital Yuan is “Progressing Smoothly”

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China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, reports that it is “progressing smoothly” with its development of a government-backed digital currency. The bank issued its statement during a working…

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European Central Bank launches EUROchain

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New research from the European Central Bank shows that it is possible to build a simplified payment system for central bank digital currencies, while safeguarding users’ privacy for low-value transactions…

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European Central Bank Says “It’s Possible” for a private payment system for CBDC

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Recent research by the European Central Bank (ECB) claims that it is possible to develop a central bank digital currency (CBDC) payment system that protects user privacy. Per the report…

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Lithuanian Collector Coins: Blockchain and History

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According to a press release on Dec. 9, The Bank of Lithuania announced that it will release digital, blockchain-based collector coins in the spring of 2020. The coin is dedicated…

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