Browsing the "PBOC" Tag

China’s Central Bank Moves to Restrict Free Crypto Giveaways

| Yogita Khatri

The People's Bank of China, the country's central bank, is looking to clamp down on airdrops – free distributions of crypto tokens.

PBoC’s Digital Currency Chief Departs to Lead Securities Clearing House

| Wolfie Zhao

The former chief of China's central bank digital currency initiative has left the role to lead the country's central securities clearing house.

PBoC Is Seeking Blockchain Talent to Help Build Its Central Bank Crypto

| Wolfie Zhao

China's central bank is looking to recruit blockchain tech and legal experts as it continues development of a yuan-based digital currency.

PBoC Op-Ed Pushes Use Case for Yuan-Pegged Crypto Stablecoins

| Wolfie Zhao

A researcher from the People's Bank of China voiced support for yuan-pegged stablecoins in an op-ed published Tuesday.

PBoC’s Digital Currency Lab Launches New Research Center

| Wolfie Zhao

The Digital Currency Research Lab within China's central bank is expanding to Nanjing to enable wider deployment of blockchain and other fintech. 

PBoC-Backed Blockchain Trade Finance Platform Enters Test Phase

| Wolfie Zhao

A blockchain trade finance platform spearheaded by the People's Bank of China has entered the testing phase ahead of an official roll-out.

Chinese Regulators Blast Crypto Fundraising in New Joint Warning

| Wolfie Zhao

Five regulatory agencies in China have issued a warning against illegal fund raising and trading activities related to blockchain and cryptocurrency.

PBoC Will ‘Crush’ Foreign ICOs Targeting Chinese Investors: Official

| Wolfie Zhao

Pan Gongsheng, a vice governor of the People's Bank of China, has once more issued strong statements on initial coin offerings.

PBoC Filings Reveal Big Picture for Planned Digital Currency

| Wolfie Zhao

The continuing efforts by China's central bank to build a fully-featured digital currency product are revealed in its many patent filings.

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Bitcoin, DLT and Bank Ledgers: A Central Banker’s View

| Yao Qian

The man in charge of China's quest to research and deploy distributed ledgers outlines his view on the breakthroughs of bitcoin and potential of DLT.