One of the contributors to the Bank of England's preliminary CBDC research tells us why a digital pound is neccessary in the United Kingdom.
Expert explains why Britain needs a digital pound
Countries like the Bahamas and Thailand are on the leading edge of CBDC development, according to a new research report.
Bahamas ranked first for retail CBDC development, according to PwC
China wants to allow foreign athletes and visitors to use the county’s digital currency during the Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022.
China aims to let foreigners use digital yuan at Winter Olympics in 2022
The United Kingdom is the latest country to begin exploring the possibility of creating a central bank digital currency.
UK government establishes central bank digital currency task force
The central bank official said stablecoins issued by private companies may require "stronger regulatory rules" than Bitcoin.
China is studying crypto as an investment tool, says PBoC deputy governor
Central banks are paying very close attention to stablecoins, seeking to control them — and decentralization may be the solution.
A nightmare on Stable Street: Centralized stablecoins may be doomed
Economies are currently experiencing the development of brand new ideas around CBDCs, stablecoins or private digital currencies.
You can’t talk about blockchain and not bring up CBDCs and stablecoins