The Riksbank is conducting a pilot project with Accenture aimed at developing a proposal for a technical solution for an e-krona. The objective is to create, in an isolated test…Read More
In this paper, David Andolfatto, an economist at the St Louis Fed, investigates the impact of central bank digital currency (CBDC) on banks in a model where the banking sector…Read More
Excerpts from speech by Bank of Thailand governor Veerathai Santiprabhob: Digital technologies, financial system and central bank policy, at the SEACEN (South East Asian Central Banks) Research and Training Centre-Bank…Read More
Frankfurt am Main, 12 September 2018 L/MD/18/306 Honourable Member of the European Parliament, dear Mr Fernández, Thank you for your letter, which was passed on to me by Mr Roberto…Read More
The European Central Bank and the Eurosystem currently have no plans to issue a central bank digital currency, wrote ECB president Mario Draghi in a letter to the European Parliament.…Read More
Central bank digital currencies keep getting a lot of attention at central banks. What’s going on here?
For all the times central bankers have said that they don’t plan to launch digital currencies any time soon, their staffs sure are paying a lot of attention to the…Read More