CBDC

Blockcdata Published a Report About the State of CBDC in 2022

Blockdata Published a Report About the State of CBDC in 2022

According to the latest report by Blockdata, stakeholders are opposed to CBDC for several reasons.

The New York Fed will launch a CBDC in partnership with Mastercard, Wells Fargo, and Citigroup

The New York FED Will Launch a CBDC in Partnership with Mastercard, Wells Fargo, and Citigroup

The New York Fed has announced that some global banks have partnered to implement a 12-week trial program of CBDC ...

‌‌Binance CEO: CBDCs Don't Harm Crypto

‌‌Binance CEO: CBDCs Don’t Harm Crypto

Digital currencies issued by central banks do not pose any threat to crypto, according to Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao.

Chinese CBDC Transaction Volume Breaches $14B Mark: Report

Chinese CBDC Transaction Volume Breaches $14B Mark: Report

The Chinese Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), e-CNY, has become the largest adopted CBDC in the world surpassing nearly $14 ...

America Bitcoin think tank Believes CBDC is a Threat

America Bitcoin Think Tank Believes CBDC is a Threat

A recent article published by the Bitcoin Think Tank states that Central Bank Digital Currencies pose a serious risk to ...

CBDC may be Used as Settlement Tool Between Russia and China

CBDC may be Used as Settlement Tool Between Russia and China

A senior Russian senator said that after establishing a digital rouble early next year, Russia intends to utilize the currency in ...

Australia Will Test CBDC Project eAUD in Mid 2023

Australia Will Test CBDC Project eAUD in Mid 2023

Australia is the latest country to show its intention of launching an in-house central bank digital currency (CBDC) in the ...

Hong Kong Plans To Begin e-HKD Trials In the Fourth Quarter

Hong Kong Plans To Begin e-HKD Trials In the Fourth Quarter

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has revealed plans to start the trial of its central bank digital currency in the ...

eNaira Used for Nearly $10 Million Worth of Transactions in Nigeria

eNaira Used for Nearly $10 Million Worth of Transactions in Nigeria

The central bank digital currency of Nigeria, the eNaira, has received more acceptance and recognition among consumers. In the recent ...

Tether Hires World's Fifth Largest Accounting Firm to Make Monthly Reports

Tether Hires World’s Fifth Largest Accounting Firm to Make Monthly Reports

Tether Holdings Limited, world’s largest stable coin issuer, has appointed BDO Italia, the Italian branch of the world’s 5th largest ...

Latest news about CBDCs

The CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency) are cryptocurrencies that, unlike traditional ones, are backed and issued by the governments of different countries through their central banks.

This is a completely different concept and contrary to the initial idea with which cryptocurrencies were created. Cryptocurrencies seek decentralization and independence from governmental and financial institutions.

In this section you will find all the news about CBDCs and their implementation worldwide.