Financial Stability Board Seeks ‘Better Understanding’ of Blockchain Tech
The Financial Stability Board, a group of central bank governors and financial regulators, has begun working on blockchain technology issues.
Researchers in India supported by the country's central bank are planning to launch a new blockchain platform this year.
Media sources in India reported that the government had been deemed illegal, causing a stir that ultimately proved to be overblown.
The executive director of the Reserve Bank of India has confirmed that research into a "digital rupee" is still ongoing.
A deputy governor for the Reserve Bank of India critiqued digital currencies such as bitcoin in a speech today.
A member of India's central bank has encouraged further collaboration between banks and startups to advance blockchain tech.