The main obstacle encountered during the trial was scalability, which it identified as a potential bottleneck to adoption, according to Riksbank.
A trial of Sweden’s e-krona will be extended for another year to 2021, in a bid to better understand the benefits and implications of a wider roll-out.
In his latest blog post, Dr. Craig Wright explores the effect a laissez-faire system has had in regard to the coronavirus pandemic as well as the effect that intervention has had.
Swedish bankers are weighing up the risks of a digital currency to their deposit base, as plans for the rollout of an e-krona continue at pace.
The review will reportedly take two years, with the results expected to dictate the way forward for the European nation.
Fortuna Private Investments claims to provide its clients with “an unmatched alternative investment experience.”
The 98-page document discusses Riksbank’s plans for e-krona, the Swedish central bank’s issued fiat token.
The Riksbank hopes to secure funding for a period of five years should its application to host the hub be successful.
The Swedish Foreign Minister has called for decisive action against the Milton Group, an IT support company that defrauded millions of dollars from thousands.
A BTC scam in Kyiv was exposed by a recent investigation, revealing how it has defrauded over $70M from victims, especially the elderly through trickery.
Stefan Ingves, governor of the Riksbank, described Facebook Libra as an “important catalytic event” in urging central banks to focus on their own crypto plans.