The Bank of England and HM Treasury have jointly created a taskforce to explore a potential central bank digital currency (CBDC) in the UK.
Japan's central bank has launched the first phase of its proof-of-concept program for a CBDC and is expected to be completed by March 2022.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has publicly launched its central bank digital currency (CBDC) DCash on Wednesday.
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso has announced that he will discuss central bank digital currencies (CBDC) at the G7 meeting on February 12.
In its latest survey of CBDC development, the BIS shows most central banks are studying digital currencies and stablecoins.
France’s central bank has successfully completed the CBDC pilot project last month that has captured the full settlement cycle.
The US will not be issuing a CBDC until the Federal Reserve resolves all questions around it, according to the Fed's chairman Jerome Powell.
Timothy Lane, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada said that the bank has seen developments in the plans regarding the launch of a CBDC.
The central banks of UAE and Saudi Arabia have announced the agreement to launch a dual-issued CBDC for Cross-Border Payments.
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