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Crypto Update | 'A Complete Failure of Corporate Controls': What Investors and Accountants Missed in FTX’s Audits (Pt. 2)
With bitcoin regaining $16K after dipping to a two-year low earlier in the week, plus a deeper look at the troubled transactions inside FTX, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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CDCROP: Japan, Tokyo, West Shinjuku, office buildings and flag, low angle view  (Getty Images)
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)

CDCROP: Federal Reserve Bank (Shutterstock)
Big Banks, NY Fed Start to Test Digital Tokens for 'Wholesale' Transactions
Citigroup, HSBC, BNY Mellon, Wells Fargo and Mastercard, are among the financial giants taking part.
CDCROP: Federal Reserve Bank (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: David Chaum, PrivaTegrity, discusses "Cryptocurrencies 101: Bitcoin, Ethereum and everything you need to know" during the final day of Web Summit in Altice Arena on November 09, 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Horacio Villalobos - Corbis/Getty Images)
David Chaum Rolls Out Privacy-Protecting CBDC Technology
The “godfather of cryptocurrency” suggested a CBDC design for a pilot with the Swiss National Bank.
CDCROP: David Chaum, PrivaTegrity, discusses "Cryptocurrencies 101: Bitcoin, Ethereum and everything you need to know" during the final day of Web Summit in Altice Arena on November 09, 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Horacio Villalobos - Corbis/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Korean City Allleyway Neon Signs (Unsplash)
Bank of Korea Tested NFT Trading, Remittances With CBDC: Report
The central bank recently completed a 10-month-long experiment of a digital South Korean won.
CDCROP: Korean City Allleyway Neon Signs (Unsplash)

EU Summer 2022 Economic Forecast
CBDCs May Need Global Regulation, EU Commissioner Says
Paolo Gentiloni says a series of international agreements may be needed to stop state-backed digital currencies from infringing on countries' sovereignty.
EU Summer 2022 Economic Forecast

CDCROP: Monetary Authority of Singapore MAS Building (Shutterstock)
Singapore's MAS Starts Wholesale CBDC Project Ubin+ for Cross-Border Payments
The project comes a day after the central bank announced new projects aimed at trade finance and wealth management.
CDCROP: Monetary Authority of Singapore MAS Building (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Aerial View of Singapore skyline (Getty Images)
France, Switzerland, Singapore to Test DeFi in Forex Markets
The countries' central banks started Project Mariana because they think decentralization could be the future of finance.
CDCROP: Aerial View of Singapore skyline (Getty Images)

CDCROP: digital yuan (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)
Privacy Protection a Top Issue for Digital Yuan: China's Central Bank Governor
"We must strike a delicate balance between protecting privacy and combating illicit activities," said Yi Gang.
CDCROP: digital yuan (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Singapore's Skyline (Swapnil Bapat/Unsplash)
Monetary Authority of Singapore Completes Phase 1 of CBDC Project, With More Trials to Come
The first part of the project found there was no urgent need for a retail CDBC, although the bank said it wanted to be prepared in case that changes.
CDCROP: Singapore's Skyline (Swapnil Bapat/Unsplash)