Russia may be on the way to adopting its own central bank digital currency, according to Anatoly Aksakov, chair of the State Duma’s Financial Market Committee. The Russian Parliament is studying…

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A report on central bank digital currencies has found that 61% of institutions don’t think a blockchain is necessary due to low efficiency gains during trials. IBM Survey Finds That…

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China’s central bank is looking to recruit blockchain tech and legal experts as it continues development of a yuan-based digital currency. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/pboc-is-seeking-blockchain-talent-to-help-build-its-central-bank-crypto/. …

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A researcher from the People’s Bank of China voiced support for yuan-pegged stablecoins in an op-ed published Tuesday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/pboc-op-ed-pushes-use-case-for-yuan-pegged-crypto-stablecoins/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Bitt is partnering with the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten to look into issuing a central bank-backed digital currency for the two nations. This article is originally written and…

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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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Thailand’s central bank is examining how a blockchain-based digital currency could make interbank settlement both faster and cheaper. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/thailand-trials-central-bank-digital-currency-for-interbank-settlement/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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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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India’s central bank is reportedly considering the introduction of a ‘central bank digital currency’ as it bans regulated entities such as banks from dealing in cryptocurrencies with individuals or businesses.…

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