Deputy Director of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange: The SAFE attaches great importance to the innovation and application of financial technologies such as blockchain

On November 25, Zhang Xin, deputy director of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, said in an interview that the SAFE attaches great importance to the innovation and application of financial technology and vigorously promotes the construction of "digital external management" and "safety management". The State Council's decision-making and deployment requirements for the financial services real economy began in 2017, closely tracking the development of new technologies, promoting the innovative application of blockchains in regulatory technology, exploring the establishment of a basic platform system for foreign exchange business blockchains, and cultivating foreign exchange business zones. Blockchain application ecology.