Central bank-issued cryptocurrency could bring economic welfare gains for Canada and the U.S., according to a researcher from Canada’s central bank.  This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/central-bank-crypto-could-bring-economic-gains-bank-of-canada-paper/. …

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A U.S. congressman called for banning all U.S. residents from buying or mining cryptocurrencies during a hearing Wednesday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/u-s-congressman-calls-for-national-ban-on-crypto-ownership/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The Hong Kong Treasury decided against the notion of creating a central bank digital currency (CBDC) yesterday, but said that they will monitor the situation. Hong Kong is ‘Already Efficient’…

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BoE: Central Bank Digital Currency May ‘Strengthen’ Monetary Policy According to research from the Bank of England (BoE), a central bank issued digital currency has the potential to revolutionize monetary…

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South Korea’s first major blockchain conference saw discussion of the possibility of a central bank cryptocurrency Wednesday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/r3-researcher-central-bank-will-issue-cryptocurrency-2018/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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There has been a lot of hype around central banks, interbank payments, blockchains, and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), but the narrative has become confusing and often misses the point.…

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There has been a lot of hype around central banks, interbank payments, blockchains, and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), but the narrative has become confusing and often misses the point.…

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