Talk of CBDCs and Facebook’s Libra headlined this week’s policy news, as international organizations weigh in on both.
The report is only the start of the discussion and raises more questions before officially studying the digital euro.
In the EU, getting laws right on Libra could be the best way to speed up a digital euro from the European Central Bank.
After another failure above the $10,000 mark, some bitcoin traders are now looking ahead to this week’s European Central Bank meeting, where authorities could commit to an extra €500 billion in money injections – er, asset purchases.
France’s central bank is calling for digital currency proposals with an experiment that moves it to the front of Europe’s CBDC debate.