Latest digital euro News

Business 6 April 2021

ECB chief: Digital euro could take 4 years

ECB President Christine Lagarde set out the intricate decision making process involved for the bank in a Bloomberg interview, in which she indicated it may be 2025 before any digital currency would be ready.

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.