How the COVID-19 Crisis Revived the Digital Dollar Debate
Some Americans are still waiting for stimulus support. Would a digital dollar have helped disburse funds? Here's a breakdown of the debate.
Sweden's Riksbank has looked into the viability of central bank digital currencies for its local market.
Crypto custodian Copper is joining the Official Monetary and Financial Institution Forum's new think tank to discuss how central banks are evaluating digital currencies.
The one-year position will work on the Applied Fintech Research team's digital currency experiments.
The research explores how "central banking for all" via digital currency could affect commercial banks.
The pandemic is likely to accelerate a shift to automation, putting people out of work and raising the need for new types of money.
Researchers at the Bank for International Settlements say the future of payments may be peer to peer, but a number of considerations must be satisfied before distributed ledger-based systems can go mainstream.