French central bank governor: French central bank will soon begin testing digital currencies

AFP reported that at a meeting hosted by the French Prudential Regulation and Resolutions Agency (ACPR) on Wednesday, the French central bank governor François Villeroy de Galhau said that the central bank will soon begin testing digital currencies and "will Call for projects before the end of the first quarter. " Villeroy de Galhau said France is keen to participate in digital currency innovation, but also warned that the country needs to "adequately and methodically" try out new technologies.