IMF President: There are risks such as cyber attacks and bank system impacts in the CBDC.

Kristalina Georgieva, president of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), said about the pneumonia epidemic of a new coronavirus infection, which could cause a short-term slowdown in the world economy. In addition, it also mentioned the issue of the central bank's digital currency (CBDC), which prompted the reform of the international monetary system. The Japanese and European Central Bank initiated a joint study of the CBDC. In this regard, she pointed out that digital currencies have benefits such as reducing the cost of remittances, but at the same time there are risks such as cyber attacks and affecting the banking system, and it is necessary to discuss them carefully.