Lu Lei, Deputy Director of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange: Expanding the application scenarios of blockchain technology in cross-border financing and macro-prudential management

Recently, at the annual meeting of the “New Era and New Mission” of the China Forum, Lu Lei, deputy director of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, stated in a speech that the cross-border financial blockchain platform built by the foreign exchange bureau is currently the only central state agency Blockchain platform for filing at the National Internet Information Office. In the next step, the scope of the pilot will be gradually expanded to expand the application scenarios of blockchain technology in cross-border financing and macro-prudential management. At the same time, it is necessary to promote forward-looking research on the reform and opening up of the foreign exchange field to deal with digital currencies and explore the construction of a foreign exchange supervision and technology system under the new situation.