In a recent document from the Bank of Japan, the central bank stressed the need for offline availability.
Bank of Japan to begin digital currency proof-of-concept in 2021
The 2020 pandemic could accelerate global efforts to issue CBDCs, say BIS analysts.
Public interest in central bank digital currencies surpasses Bitcoin in 2020
What are CBDCs and the risks they possess, and how might they reshape our economies?
Central Bank Digital Currencies and Their Role in the Financial System
The coronavirus pandemic has forced governments worldwide to focus on bringing blockchain tech to their financial services.
Not Like Before: Digital Currencies Debut Amid COVID-19
Global stablecoins could provide market participants with a cost-efficient means to rebalance their capital across global markets.
How Global Stablecoins Can Promote Financial Stability in the World
The leading global central bank institution has published new research on central bank digital currencies, noting a major shift in their direction thanks to Lib...
Bank for International Settlements Calls CBDCs a Potential ‘Sea Change’
Crypto has turned from an inevitable future to our happening present, and stablecoins may become the industry’s cornerstone.
Driven by Financial Institutions, Stablecoin Acceptance Turns a Corner