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A new report released by the triumvirate of global finance argues that central bank digital currencies will benefit worldwide development.
IMF, World Bank and BIS champion central bank digital currencies at G20
Marie Huillet
2021-07-09T12:23:39+01:00
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Cryptocurrency owners are “generally more educated than the average,” according to a new study by the Bank for International Settlements.
Crypto ownership has nothing to do with distrust in fiat: BIS study
Helen Partz
2021-07-02T13:26:38+01:00
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The central bank of central banks says CBDCs are necessary for maintaining the status quo of the legacy financial system.
BIS optimistic about central bank digital currencies
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-06-23T14:01:38+01:00
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El Salvador’s move to make Bitcoin legal tender in the country continues to elicit reactions from legacy finance gatekeepers — this time, from the Bank for Inte...
El Salvador’s Bitcoin adoption an ‘interesting experiment,’ says BIS exec
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-06-11T11:47:39+01:00
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The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision proposed tough requirements for banks that want to hold cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin.
Bitcoin part of highest risk category in Basel's new bank capital plan
Helen Partz
2021-06-10T14:44:57+01:00
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Agustín Carstens has called for cryptocurrencies to be subject to more regulations while arguing that virtual currencies have not made a significant dent in glo...
Bank of International Settlements head says cryptos require more regulation
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-03-24T12:24:35+00:00
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An exec at the Bank for International Settlements wants central banks to helm the evolution of digital money.
Central banks must play ‘pivotal role’ in digital money, says BIS exec
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-01-28T11:02:20+00:00
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Many nations are moving to advanced stages of CBDC engagement, according to the Bank for International Settlements.
Central banks representing a fifth of world’s population likely to issue CBDC in 3 years: BIS
Sam Bourgi
2021-01-27T20:00:00+00:00
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