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CDCROP: Monetary Authority of Singapore MAS Building (Shutterstock)
Singapore's MAS Starts Wholesale CBDC Project Ubin+ for Cross-Border Payments
The project comes a day after the central bank announced new projects aimed at trade finance and wealth management.
CDCROP: Monetary Authority of Singapore MAS Building (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Aerial View of Singapore skyline (Getty Images)
France, Switzerland, Singapore to Test DeFi in Forex Markets
The countries' central banks started Project Mariana because they think decentralization could be the future of finance.
CDCROP: Aerial View of Singapore skyline (Getty Images)

CDCROP: digital yuan (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)
Privacy Protection a Top Issue for Digital Yuan: China's Central Bank Governor
"We must strike a delicate balance between protecting privacy and combating illicit activities," said Yi Gang.
CDCROP: digital yuan (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Singapore's Skyline (Swapnil Bapat/Unsplash)
Monetary Authority of Singapore Completes Phase 1 of CBDC Project, With More Trials to Come
The first part of the project found there was no urgent need for a retail CDBC, although the bank said it wanted to be prepared in case that changes.
CDCROP: Singapore's Skyline (Swapnil Bapat/Unsplash)

CDCROP: Reserve Bank of India (Shutterstock)
India's Central Bank to Start Wholesale CBDC Pilot Nov. 1
A pilot for a retail version will start within a month.
CDCROP: Reserve Bank of India (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Binance CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao (CoinDesk)
Kazakhstan to Test National Digital Currency on BNB Chain, Binance CEO Zhao Says
The country's central bank has been testing a central bank digital currency since 2021.
CDCROP: Binance CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao (CoinDesk)

CDCROP: İstanbul City in Turkey (Shutterstock)
Central Bank of Turkey Plans to Launch a CBDC in 2023
The proposal was mentioned in the executive branch's annual plan presented on Monday.
CDCROP: İstanbul City in Turkey (Shutterstock)

Skyscrapers at night, Hong Kong skyline
CBDCs Can Work With Stablecoins, Central Bank Trial Finds
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority claims its retail central bank digital currency prototype safeguards flexibility and privacy.
Skyscrapers at night, Hong Kong skyline

CDCROP: Official Portrait of FDIC Interim Chairman Martin J. Gruenberg (FDIC.gov)
Stablecoins Could ‘Fundamentally Alter’ Banking System, Says US FDIC Chief
Acting FDIC head Martin Gruenberg argues that stablecoins need to mesh with regulated banking as well as the Fed’s real-time payments system and any future U.S. CBDC.
CDCROP: Official Portrait of FDIC Interim Chairman Martin J. Gruenberg (FDIC.gov)

CDCROP: Congressman James Himes (Joshua Roberts-Pool/Getty Images)
CBDC Development Necessary for US to Remain Competitive, says Congressman
U.S. Rep. Jim Himes joined CoinDesk TV’s “First Mover” live from I.D.E.A.S. 2022 in New York City to discuss why the U.S. should consider moving forward with a central bank digital currency.
CDCROP: Congressman James Himes (Joshua Roberts-Pool/Getty Images)