Will Australia soon introduce its own digital currency?

More and more central banks are dealing with digital central bank currencies (CBDC) and the digitization of fiat currencies. The Central Bank of Australia (RBA) is also addressing this issue and is investigating the implications and effects of a CBDC.

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The unstoppable march of digital central bank currencies (CBDCs)

An increasing number of central banks around the world are analyzing, testing and developing CBDCs as prototypes. These initiatives are strongly supported by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS). Over…

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FED document discusses risks for commercial banks through CBDC’s

In a 32-page document entitled "Central Bank Digital Currency", the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia examined the future of the monetary system in connection with digital central bank currencies (CBDCs).…

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Dutch central bank wants to take a leading role in European CBDC development

Digital currencies issued by central banks will be a hot topic in 2020. Meanwhile, many central banks have already discussed the advantages and disadvantages of CBDC's, and some nations are…

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Bitcoin Association Switzerland demands amendment of FINMA GWG regulation

In an open letter to the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), the Bitcoin Association Switzerland (BAS) is formulating a recommendation to amend the Money Laundering Ordinance presented in February.…

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