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Central Bank of Russia Reviews Potential Benefits and Drawbacks of CBDCs

The Bank of Russia outlined potential benefits and drawbacks of central bank digital currencies in a recent report Cointelegraph.com News

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Local Media: Afghanistani, Tunisian Central Banks Consider Issuing Bitcoin Bonds

The issuance of a bitcoin bond is being considered by Afghanistan and Tunisia’s central banks Cointelegraph.com News

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Central Bank Digital Currencies Take Center Stage at IMF Spring Meetings

Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) featured prominently when global financial leaders met for this year’s World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund (IMF) joint Spring Meetings in the United States. Faced with emerging disruptive technologies like Bitcoin, their discussions also focused on how money and payments are taking on new forms throughout the world. There wasn’t any determined conclusion to ...

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Romanian Central Bank Official Says Crypto Will Not Fulfil Basic Roles of Currency

Romanian central bank official Daniel Daianu said that crypto will not replace currency issued by central banks Cointelegraph.com News

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Thai, Myanmar Central Bank Governors Endorse Blockchain Remittance Service

Veerathai Santiprabhob, the Central bank governor of Thailand, reportedly endorsed startup Everex’s blockchain remittance system Cointelegraph.com News

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Crypto Critic Nouriel Roubini Central Bank Digital Currencies Wont Be on Blockchain

n American economist and notorious crypto critic Nouriel Roubini has argued that if and when they are adopted, central bank digital currencies wont be on blockchainn CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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WEF Report: 40 Central Banks Are Considering Digital Currencies, Blockchain Tech

A recent report by the WEF reveals that at least 40 central banks around the world are considering blockchain technology and central bank digital currencies Cointelegraph.com News

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Central Bank of Korea Includes Research on CBDCs in Annual Report

The Bank of Korea has included mentions of CBDCs in its annual payment settlement report, also announcing a blockchain trial later in 2019 Cointelegraph.com News

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