Tag: international monetary fund

Oct 06 2021

110 Countries Are Exploring CBDC At Some Stage, Says IMF Managing Director

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund(IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, recently talked about digital currencies, including CBDC, in one of her recent speeches. The IMF MD gave this speech at the T20 Summit hosted by Bocconi University and Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI) on Oct. 5. The submit included sessions with...

Jun 17 2021

World Bank Denies Any Help to El Salvador for Bitcoin (BTC) Implementation

After the IMF raised concerns about El Salvador adopting Bitcoin...

Jan 15 2021

IMF Survey Overwhelmingly Supports Bitcoin As “Money”

Jan 15 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btcusdt crypto

Bitcoin was created to be the first ever peer-to-peer electronic cash system, and in its wake, an entire industry of digital assets has since been created. Despite the cryptocurrency's longevity and staying power, there's still debate amongst policy makers, regulators, and even investors, if the asset class should be defined as "money." A recent survey conducted by the International Monetary Fund has...

Dec 17 2020

Global Stablecoins Could Eventually Become Reserve Currencies: IMF Paper

The IMF paper suggests that the U.S. dollar's role as a reserve currency is safe for now, but private digital currencies could come to compete in time.

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 […]

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