IMF Says Central Bank Currency Will Face Pressures in the Digital Age

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) estimates that central bank currencies will confront major obstacles in a…

IMF Urges Governments To Spend As Much Money As They Can To Support Sputtering Economies

International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Kristalina Georgieva is urging policymakers worldwide to spend as much…

IMF Says Only 40 Countries Allowed To Issue Digital Currencies

While many nations are moving to develop digital currencies, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reports that…

A New ‘Bretton Woods’ Moment?

The IMF has said it’s time to re-evaluate the global economic order, but what does that…

IMF Says CBDCs Have Potential, but Don’t Solve Every Issue

Countries might benefit from issuing central bank digital currencies, but they’re not a panacea for every…

CoinDesk Joins IMF, CFTC, Swiss FINMA at DC Fintech Week

The virtual event, which runs Oct. 19-22, brings together marquee names from Switzerland’s FINMA, Sweden’s Riksbank,…

IMF, World Bank, G20 Countries to Create Central Bank Digital Currency Rules

Many of the world’s largest economies will institute national digital currency banking standards with the International…