CBDC

McDonald’s and Starbucks did not Partner with the Chinese Government to Test Digital Yuan
Oct 17, 2020 at 11:23
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McDonald’s and Starbucks did not Partner with the Chinese Government to Test Digital Yuan
Global fast-food giants McDonald’s and Starbucks have never been included into the trials of digital yuan. None of the brands confirmed its participation in the testing program.
Coronavirus Speeding Up CBDC: G20 Designing a Framework
Oct 16, 2020 at 13:49
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Coronavirus Speeding Up CBDC: G20 Designing a Framework
The forced digitizations of nearly all industries worldwide makes traditional players adjust and set standards for innovative solutions. Thus, the G20’s Financial Stability Board (FSB) is set for developing a framework for adopting CBDC.
Central Bank Digital Currency: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Oct 13, 2020 at 13:55
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Central Bank Digital Currency: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Several countries, including the US and China, are working on their own digital currencies (Central Bank Digital Currency or CBDC). Is this about giving people more freedom over the payments or control over the financial flow? What is in it for the government and its citizens?
Digital Dollar Wallet to Each American: USA Plans to Launch its Digital Currency
Oct 02, 2020 at 13:29
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Digital Dollar Wallet to Each American: USA Plans to Launch its Digital Currency
It seems the rumours about the launch of digital dollars have been confirmed. The US Federal Reserve has been making actual efforts to launch their Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).
Central Banks to Test Implementation of CBDC thanks to MasterCard’s New Simulator
Sep 11, 2020 at 09:57
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Central Banks to Test Implementation of CBDC thanks to MasterCard’s New Simulator
A multinational payment bull MasterCard offers a virtual platform to test the potential of central bank digital currency (CBDC). The company wants to help central banks globally that are planning to develop, analyze and explore their state-backed virtual currencies.
Digital Yuan is Still Too “Green” to be Used for Large Transactions
Aug 25, 2020 at 09:21
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Digital Yuan is Still Too “Green” to be Used for Large Transactions
The People’s Bank of China is not going to expand trials of its CBDC to large volume transactions. For now, at least.
China Is Approaching the Release of Digital Yuan by Expanding its Trials
Aug 16, 2020 at 11:09
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China Is Approaching the Release of Digital Yuan by Expanding its Trials
As the idea of issuing the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) is gaining traction worldwide, China makes practical steps to make their digital yuan release closer. Now, the country is going to expand its trials to test the CBDC potential on a larger scale.
Great Britain is Exploring CBDC; Are They Going to Follow China?
Jul 14, 2020 at 13:55
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Great Britain is Exploring CBDC; Are They Going to Follow China?
The Bank of England is exploring the possibility of creating its own digital currency. However, it is unlikely that the project is actually implemented before the next couple of years.
How Might the Legal Status of Cryptocurrency Change Amidst Growing Interest in CBDCs?
Jul 11, 2020 at 11:47
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How Might the Legal Status of Cryptocurrency Change Amidst Growing Interest in CBDCs?
The legal status of cryptocurrency has been and still is very contentious worldwide, with some countries recognizing them as a medium of payment, while in others, mere ownership of crypto is enough to get you to prison. Will the increasing global attention to CBDCs change anything?
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