Articles of IMF

Analysis of CBDC International R & D (3): Who will master the "Adamian" of CBDC?

Babbitt Note: This article is the third part of "CBDC International R & D Dynamic Analysis". Click to read the previous article in the series: Analysis of CBDC international R & D dynamics (1): Seven giants form a group, "synthetic hegemony CBDC" will be born? Analysis of CBDC's international R & D dynamics (II): Thailand […]

Exclusive interpretation: frequent high-level voices, what is the IMF's attitude towards central banks' digital currencies?

Recently, IMF Chief Economist Jita Gopinas published an article in the Financial Times, arguing that digital currencies and the so-called "synthetic hegemonic currency" cannot replace the dollar's dominant position. Earlier, Tobias Adrian, head of the IMF's money and capital market department, and others published several articles on the IMF's blog about central bank digital currencies […]

The opponent is also a friend? Seeing the competition and cooperation between stable currency and commercial banks from the IMF report

Lead The article "The Raise of Digital Money" was published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in July 2019. Later, the author published a blog in September 2019 https://voxeu.org /article/rise-digital-currency, which supplements this article and corrects some bugs. One of the mistakes is to list the electronic money in Alipay as a digital currency. At […]

The latest IMF article: The rise of stable currency, the weak currency will face a huge threat

One of the main reasons why stable coins can get a rapid rise is that people think that stable currency is a reliable means of payment. In addition, there are many other potential advantages to stable coins, such as low cost, global coverage, and high processing efficiency. In addition, the stable currency can be seamlessly […]

How to classify digital currency from the perspective of IMF

Summary: IMF's "Money Tree". Recently, the IMF (International Monetary Fund) published a paper entitled "The Rise of Digital Money". In this paper, the IMF realized that with the emergence of more and more new digital currencies such as Alipay, Libra, M-Pesa, Paxos, Stabilization, Swish, WeChat Pay, Zelle, WeChat, etc., the impact of digital currency on […]

IMF Report: The Rise of Digital Currency

Emerging payment/currency forms such as Alipay, WeChat payment, Libra, Paxos, Stabilizingcoin, M-Pesa, Swish are on the rise, and the financial payment sector is also being subverted. Yesterday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released the latest report " The rise of digital money" to summarize and analyze the current currency / payment field, the IMF report […]

IMF survey report: In 2024, cryptocurrency will become the most popular way to pay for everyday consumption.

According to a report by Bitcoinist on April 11, a survey conducted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) shows that more and more people believe that by 2024, cryptocurrency will become the most popular form of daily consumer payment. Image source: visualhunt More and more people favor cryptocurrencies As of press time, more than half […]

Money and payments in the digital age: IMF presidential bureau, Circle "heads-up" JPMorgan Chase and regulators

On April 10th, IMF Managing Director Lagarde convened two regulators, JPMorgan Chase and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire, and the four formed a “new and old” exchange group to discuss “digital age currency and payment” This theme. Among them, the first three were assigned to act as "incumbents", and Jeremy Allaire formed a team to act […]

Head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF): Digital currency is “inciting the banking system” and must be monitored to maintain stability

The president of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said that financial technologies such as digital currency are “inciting” the banking system and must be monitored to maintain stability. (Source: itu) IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde pointed out in an interview with CNBC on Wednesday that the business model of commercial banks is changing, which proves […]