Latest Central Bank Digital Currency News

Roll Israeli Shekel ILS banknotes near cryptocurrency tokens Bitcoins
Business 21 April 2023

Bank of Israel weighs options for launching CBDC

Israel has decided against launching a digital shekel but remains open to its possible development, noting that global powers and the state of cash transactions could influence its future judgment.

bitcoin in front of a blurred Peru flag
Business 12 April 2023

Peru boards CBDC train with IMF help

Peru moves closer toward the development of a CBDC in a move intended to improve the country's monetary and financial stability and has engaged with stakeholders to put the plan into fruition.