Caixin.com: Testing blockchain technology, the central bank's trading platform won high-level national project approval

According to Caixin.com, recently, the “Personal Bank of China Digital Currency Research Institute” (hereinafter referred to as the “Central Digital Research Institute”) led the “Trade Technology Development Platform Key Technology R & D and Application Demonstration Project”, which was approved by the National Key R & D Program for key special projects and projects. The total funding is RMB 32.35 million, and the implementation period is three years. According to preliminary understanding, as of now, compared with similar projects, this project is the most supported and highest level blockchain platform project at the national level. The project is led by the Institute of Digital Research of the Central Bank, and other undertaking units include Tsinghua University, Zhejiang University, Renmin University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Credit Reference Center of the Central Bank, Beijing Financial Assets Exchange, and Oriental Port under the General Administration of Customs. Relying on the People's Bank of China's trade finance blockchain platform (hereinafter referred to as the central bank's trade finance platform), the project will gather more resources around creating an open and shared trade finance ecology. It is understood that the docking of the central bank's trading platform and the Hong Kong trade linkage platform has penetrated into the implementation of technical details. In addition, the information released by the Shenzhen Central Bank Branch of the Central Bank shows that the central bank's trading platform is also based on the Singapore National Trading Platform to discuss docking issues. In the future, focusing on serving the real economy and helping small and medium-sized enterprises to reduce trade financing costs, the central bank's trading platform will connect more countries and international organizations with similar platforms to form a widely connected global trade financing highway, which is expected to become the largest in the world. Regional trade finance blockchain platform.