Category: CBDC

CBDCは、ナイジェリアがますますデジタル化する世界で競争力を維持することを保証します—中央銀行総裁

ナイジェリア中央銀行総裁 (CBN) 最近導入されたe-nairaデジタル通貨は国の貿易と投資活動を潜在的に後押しすることができると主張しました. 彼はデジタル通貨を追加しました “ナイジェリアを確保するために将来必要になるでしょう......

Bank of Jamaica Governor: Cryptocurrency ‘Not Sufficiently Stable to Be a Good Means of Payment’

The governor of the Jamaican central bank has warned people using or who have plans to use cryptocurrencies to be mindful of the associated risks. The governor added that cryptocurrenciesunpredictability means they cannot function as a medium of exchange. Not......

Digital Real Will Be Used by Banks in Brazil as Collateral to Issue Their Own Stablecoins

The Brazilian central bank digital currency (CBDC), the digital real, will be more of a wholesale asset instead of a public retail-focused token, according to statements from the president of the Central Bank of Brazil, Roberto Campos Neto. Campos Neto indicated......

India’s Central Bank RBI to Adopt a ‘Graded Approach’ to Digital Currency Launch

Indias central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has proposed to adopt agraded approachto launching the countrys central bank digital currency (CBDC). The RBI also said it is exploring the pros and cons of introducing a digital rupee......

Thailand Exempts Crypto Transfers From VAT Until End of 2023

Authorities in Thailand have formally introduced a value-added tax (VAT) exemption for transfers of cryptocurrencies through government-approved exchanges. The tax break, in force until the end of next year, will also apply to digital currency issued by the Bank of Thailand.......

Get Real, Lagarde — The Underlying Asset ‘Guaranteeing’ Your Euro Scam Coin Is a Gun

With the approaching tsunami of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) looming ever closer, it shouldnt come as a surprise when central banks shill their coins at the expense of sounder assets. Recently, European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde went so far......

SWIFT Is Experimenting With Decentralized Technologies to Allow CBDC Interconnection

SWIFT, the interbank payments protocol and messaging system, has announced it is working to connect the different central bank digital currency (CBDC) protocols in development today. The company has partnered with Capgemini, a digital services provider, making a series of experiments......

BIS: 9 out of 10 Central Banks Worldwide Are Exploring Digital Currencies — Driven by Crypto Market

Nine out of 10 central banks globally are exploring central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), according to the latest survey by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS). Furthermore, “the emergence of stablecoins and other cryptocurrencies have accelerated the work on CBDCs.BIS......

India Exploring Commercial Uses for Central Bank Digital Currency, Says Finance Minister

The Indian government is exploringseveral commercial use purposes and not just financial inclusionfor its central bank digital currency. Indias finance minister clarified that the aim is for the digital rupee, which will be backed by the Reserve Bank of......

Argentinian Government Advances the Creation of a National CBDC

The Argentinian government has taken the first steps in the launch of its own central bank digital currency (CBDC). A new decree identified the number 207/2022 gives new faculties to the Argentinian mint to involve in the investigation, development, and issuance......