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Don't look back, CBDCs are on the way

17 Jan 2021 2 minute read 0 comments alquimista1501

For me, of all the news that we are processing day by day, there is one in particular that has a high rank that could affect the foundations even of the cryptographic world. Although, it is already known the intentions of closing and systematically p...

CBDCs, The Poop of Cash Eating ATMs

16 Jan 2021 3 minute read 10 comments acesontop

Cash is definitely on its fast sliding slope towards extinction. You can look at it as such from a new world order universal currency point of view, which kind of makes sense in the midst of this world crisis/great reset, or from an evolutionary pers...

Christine Lagarde considers Bitcoin an asset that favors illicit trafficking

16 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments claudio831

The European institutions, led by Christine Lagarde, president of the European Central Bank, are convinced that it is necessary to regulate the crypto sector. At the moment there is in fact no international and European regulation, although Lagarde h...

CBDC for financial inclusion is not a distant thought

13 Jan 2021 3 minute read 0 comments paragism

CBDC or ‘central bank digital currency’ is a buzzword today. It is a new type of currency that central banks around the world are experimenting with. To simplify the term, we can call it a digital form of fiat currency with some differences. The conc...

One of China's Largest Banks launches Digital Yuan ATM

12 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Keith Thuerk

One of China's Largest Banks launches Digital Yuan ATM   Who?- The Agricultural Bank of China (ABC), one of China’s “big four” banks, launched a pilot program to enable the first digital yuan ATMs. The banking institution deployed the first machines...

OCC's Brian Brooks opinion piece on DeFi

12 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Keith Thuerk

OCC's Brian Brooks opinion piece on DeFi   Today Tuesday 1/12/21 the OCC's, Brian Brooks had an opinion piece published in the Financial Times (FT), yep the pink paper folks! Premise of the piece - thinks that DeFi can root out bias and fraud in trad...

Ukraine to Develop its CBDC Infrastructure with Stellar

6 Jan 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

The Stellar Foundation announced on Jan. 4 that it had signed an agreement with the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine to establish a virtual assets ecosystem. The partnership will see the two bodies create a strategy for digital currenci...

Is ISO 20022 a replacement for SWIFT?

4 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Keith Thuerk

Is ISO 20022 a replacement for SWIFT?   What is ISO 20022?  Executive Summary: ISO 20022 is an emerging global and open standard for payments messaging. or according to Wikipedia "is an ISO standard for electronic data interchange between financial i...

How Fair is Fair

2 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptopsycho21

How Fair is Fair? One of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency’s main advantages is that it should be a fair system of currency.  But how fair are we talking about?  It sounds fair and very logical, but does that mean that it can’t be manipulated to one’s advan...

CBDC: Building the Modern Payments Ecosystem

1 Jan 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Craig Borysowich

  As countries look to rollout a CBDC for general retail use, there are various issues related to the representation, portability and verifiability of value in connected and disconnected environments that create challenges for many payment use cases....