Digital Ruble Could Be Tool Against Sanctions, Bank of Russia Says

Russia’s central bank says a digital ruble could make Russia less dependent on the U.S. dollar…

Central Banks Haven’t Made a Good Case for Digital Currencies: WSJ’s Heard on the Street

Central banks are rushing into digital currencies without considering how the risks might outweigh any benefits,…

Federal Reserve, 6 Other Central Banks Set Out Core Digital Currency Principles

The seven central banks, along with BIS, have released a report setting out agreed core objectives…

South Korea’s Central Bank to Test Digital Currency in 2021

The Bank of Korea is to run virtual trials of a possible central bank digital currency…

CBDC Design Needs to Address Risk to Users, Says Bank of Canada

Building an anonymous central bank digital currency (CBDC) presents security risks – not only to the…

Oman Central Bank Warns on Crypto ‘Risk,’ Singles Out Dagcoin

The central bank warned citizens and residents that they use cryptocurrencies at their own risk.

Estonia’s Central Bank to Research if Blockchain Can Support a Digital Euro

Eesti Pank said the initiative will gauge the suitability of the KSI Blockchain, already used within…

French Central Bank Chief Eyes Public-Private Partnership for Possible Digital Euro

The governor of the Banque de France said private-sector involvement could benefit a future digital euro…