Central Bank Digital Currency Archive
China’s e-payment giant will allow some users to link their accounts to the country’s digital yuan app.
May 10, 2021
The Republic of Georgia’s central bank has invited fintech firms and others to participate in the CBDC project.
May 5, 2021
Chinese e-commerce company JD.com has upped its support for the country’s central bank digital currency.
April 26, 2021
The United Kingdom is the latest country to begin exploring the possibility of creating a central bank digital currency.
April 19, 2021
The Bank of Jamaica has partnered with an Ireland-based tech firm for its central bank digital currency project scheduled to begin in May.
March 26, 2021
The Bank of International Settlements has outlined plans to embark on a variety of CBDC trials worldwide this year.
January 22, 2021
The United Kingdom has announced forthcoming regulatory proposals for stablecoins and ongoing research into CBDC.
November 10, 2020
The project will “explore if there is a future role for a wholesale CBDC in the Australian payments system,” according to the RBA.
November 1, 2020
Ripple’s executive chairman has slammed U.S. lawmakers for losing the blockchain arms race to China
October 7, 2020
The Bank of Japan insists it has no immediate plans to issue a digital yen, but research into the potential of CBDCs continues apace.
July 31, 2020
By CCN: Deutsche Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann has added a dampener to discussions on central bank digital currencies (CBDC), claiming they would destabilize financial systems and …
June 9, 2019
The Bank of Israel has released the results of a research study commissioned in late 2017 to examine the feasibility of issuing a cryptocurrency that would …
November 7, 2018