Stellar CEO Denelle Dixon will be one of four panellists discussing cross-border payments at an International Monetary Fund (IMF) conference that will take place on October 19.
- Dixon will discuss the current pain points of cross-border payments and new technologies with eCurrency CEO Jonathan Dharmapalan, Mastercard Senior VP Rory MacFarquhar and Celo CEO Rene Reinsberg
- Other panels will include discussions on the future of cross-border payments, the role of the public sector and a roadmap for development
- Former IMF Managing Director Christina Lagarde has spoken about the use of digital currencies and blockchain technology before, having had related discussions with Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse in the past
- Now the President of the European Central Bank (ECB), the ECB has made clear its intentions to develop a Digital Euro, accelerating R&D