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French central bank: ECB digital currency issuance depends on two key options

Government agencies around the world no longer despise central bank digital currencies or CBDC. After China strongly supports state-controlled digital assets, institutions around the world are setting up their own working groups to implement their own CBDC development. Image credit: Pixabay The European Central Bank has also shown strong interest in this, and the positive […]

European Securities and Markets Authority to introduce digital currency legal framework to address growing cyber threats to retail customers

According to Finance Magnates, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) announced on January 9 that it intends to focus on the data security of the financial industry, especially the data security of encrypted assets. In the Strategic Direction 2020-2022, ESMA revealed plans to introduce a legal framework for digital currencies. (Source: Pixabay ) The […]

Pioneering exploration of fiat currencies in European countries

Recently, a research report published by the European Central Bank (ECB, "European Central Bank") "Exploring anonymity in central bank digital currencies" showed that the European Central Bank is studying the central bank's digital Currency (Central Bank Digital Currency, CBDC) payment system. As one of the most important central banks in the world, the European Central […]

European Central Bank President: Suggests Digital Euro Targets to Ensure Central Bank Leadership in Digital Currency

According to Bitcoinist, European Central Bank President Christina Lagarde said at her first policy meeting that the European Central Bank should set the goals of the digital currency working group by mid-2020. (Source: Pixabay ) Digital Euro target On December 12, the ECB Council convened a meeting on benchmark interest rates and monetary policy. Afterwards, […]

European Central Bank: Central bank digital currency will be issued without efficient pan-European payment solution

The European Central Bank is considering issuing digital currencies across Europe to establish an efficient payment system. An internal document obtained by Bloomberg on Wednesday showed that the European Central Bank believes that technological innovation is rapidly changing the way retail payments are made, including reduced cash usage. The European Central Bank is currently analyzing […]

Long Baitao Recommended | Retail Payments Tomorrow-European Strategy

Text: Benoît Cœuré Translation: Long Baitao Reviews: Long Baitao Reviews European Central Bank Executive Board Benoît Cœuré expressed in this article the concerns of the European financial elites about the autonomy of the European payment system and the countermeasures-the retail payment strategy of the Euro system, the core of which is a market-oriented pan-European retail […]