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Bank of Japan to Run CBDC Experiments With Country's Megabanks: Report
The central bank will decide on issuing a digital yen in 2026.
CDCROP: Japan, Tokyo, West Shinjuku, office buildings and flag, low angle view  (Getty Images)

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Crypto Update | Behind Sam Bankman-Fried and His FTT Tokens
With bitcoin gaining 10% after the release of the U.S. Consumer Price Index showed prices rose slower than expected in October, plus a look at Bloomberg’s epic story on crypto, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with its latest news roundup.
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Crypto Update | Be Glad You’re Not the Bank of Japan
With bitcoin losing ground, plus a deep dive into Japan’s impossible choice and what it reflects about today’s economy, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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Bank of Japan Seeks ‘Plain, Easy-to-Cook’ CBDC Model
An executive director has stressed that the BoJ has “no plans to issue a CBDC at this time,.
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Bank of Japan Headquarters Ahead of Rate Decisions
China’s Digital Yuan Is No Threat to US Dollar, Says Bank of Japan Official: Report
“The dollar’s status as the key global currency won’t change so easily,” BOJ’s head of payments told Bloomberg.
Bank of Japan Headquarters Ahead of Rate Decisions

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BOJ Wants to Set ‘Common Rules’ on CBDCs With Major Central Banks: Report
The BoJ says a set of common rules would lay the groundwork for efficient cross-border payments.
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BOJ Starts Central Bank Digital Currency Experiments
The year-long Phase 1 will conduct experiments on basic functions of a CBDC.
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Bank of Japan Forms Committee to Coordinate CBDC Efforts
Through the committee, the BOJ said it will update the private sector and policymakers and seek input on the next steps regarding a CBDC.
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