Blockchain Firm Millicent Wins UK Government Funding to Develop CBDC

Feb 9, 2022

London-based blockchain-powered firm Millicent has won a prestigious research grant from the U.K. government to develop a central bank digital currency (CBDC). Kene Ezeji-Okoye, co-founder and president of Millicent, shares his insights into the firm’s latest projects, including creating regulator complaint stablecoins and a “highly secure blockchain.” Plus, addressing privacy concerns of a potential digital pound.