BIS Innovation Hub head Benoît Cœuré stressed the importance of maintaining multiple payment options beyond just CBDCs.
Important questions about CBDCs remain unanswered for the Kiwis’ central bank.
Cryptocurrency may emerge as a more widely adopted means of exchange as consumers grow increasingly comfortable with cashless transactions.
Russians have been withdrawing vast amounts of cash after President Putin announces new coronavirus measures.
What does the current crisis mean for the value of actual cash, and how does it stack up to assets like bitcoin and gold?
It turns out cold, hard cash with a helping of government bonds – not bitcoin or gold – is where people turn in the face of a pandemic and “apocalyptic” market turmoil.
Consensus is building on one issue at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland: Cash is dead.