Latest Central Bank Digital Currency News

Japan is preparing to pilot a digital yen
Business 19 November 2020

A digital yen will be piloted in 2021

Japan's Study Group on Digital Currency Settlement Infrastructure has announced that a two-layered digital yen will be piloted in 2021.

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Business 17 November 2020

ECB president predicts digital euro in 2-4 years

The European Central Bank is in the process of a consultation on a digital euro, with a decision on whether to move forward with the central bank digital currency set for January 2021.

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Business 17 November 2020

Pakistan considers new regulation for digital currency

The Securities and Exchange Commission is looking comparatively at the approach of regulators in other countries, as well as setting out the needs of Pakistan’s growing digital finance market.