BIS: the pros and cons of offline CBDCsBy Beju Shah
June 27, 2023
Central bankers are warming to people using central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) to make payments offline – whether due to a temporary internet outage or coverage limitations – for reasons ranging from financial inclusion to safeguarding privacy and resilience.
This functionality has grown in importance as investigations into, exploration of, ...
September 27, 2022
Central bank digital currencies could improve the payments infrastructure and provide more opportunities for financial inclusion, but if adopted they must be properly configured and implemented. Central bank digital currencies...Read more