Japanese CBDC Could Be Pivotal in Payment Turf War

Further developments of a Japanese central bank digital currency (CBDC) could tip the balance in a…

Bank of Japan Embracing Stablecoins Potential but Still Wary of Crypto

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has joined the ranks of many central bankers denouncing bitcoin…

Bank Of Japan Committee for CBDC Experimentation a ‘Necessary Step’

In a release dated March 26, 2021, the Bank of Japan (BoJ) announced the formation of…

Bank of Japan Preparing to Experiment with CBDC

These remarks came in the closing statements of speech Kuroda gave about integrating information and financial…

Bank of Japan Needs New Legislative Mandate to Issue CBDC

Amid ongoing central bank digital currency (CBDC) research efforts, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) may require…