Tag: digital currency

Jan 11 2021

Countries and Digital Currencies in the Next Year

Find out which countries have launched their digital currencies, what this means for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency and how this could affect future markets.

Dec 24 2020

Japan Gearing Up to Launch Its Own Digital Currency: Report

Dec 24 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  digital currency japan launches news

The group is preparing to conduct a feasibility study for its virtual currency in 2021.

Dec 16 2020

Digital Currency Regulation Gets Backing From G7 Finance Officials

The need for the regulation of digital currencies has received backing from the G7 financial officials. These G7 financial officials consist of central bankers and finance ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies. The U.S. Treasury Department recently released a statement that shows that the G7 finance officials have strongly supported that digital currencies should be regulated, as...

Dec 14 2020

Sweden Considers a Shift Towards e-Krona

Less than 10 percent of Swedish transactions are made in cash.

Dec 11 2020

Dec 04 2020

Citigroup Helping World Governments Build Digital Currencies, CEO Says

Dec 04 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  cbdc citi digital currency news

Michael Corbat's multinational banking giant has been calling digital currency all but inevitable since 2014.

Nov 20 2020

ECB President Christine Lagarde Says She Has a Hunch That Europe Will Release a Digital Euro

European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde thinks it’s more likely than not that Europe will decide to release a digital euro. When commenting on the digital euro, Lagarde also explained that the ECB isn’t racing to be the first to release a central bank digital currency, but added that she believes the bank will decide about this project shortly.

Nov 13 2020

Christine Lagarde Feels ECB Will Launch a Digital Euro

The ECB President said that the bank will issue a digital euro in the next two to four years.

Nov 05 2020

Jack Ma Predicts a Bright Future for Digital Currencies

Jack Ma is the founder of Alibaba, a major Chinese e-commerce company. In a speech at the Bund Summit in Shanghai, Ma global regulations and expressed his support for digital currencies. He believes digital currencies are very significant for a new economy and financial system.

Oct 13 2020

Christine Lagarde: ECB is Looking “Very Seriously” at Creating a Digital Euro

The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said on Monday that they are looking “very seriously” at the creation of a digital euro. This comes […]

Oct 09 2020

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