central banking

Uruguay Central Bank Building in Montevideo (Marcos Issa/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Banco Central de Uruguay establece ‘plan de trabajo’ para regular los activos digitales
Para fines de este año, el BCU planea terminar una propuesta que modifique las disposiciones legales actuales que cubren los activos digitales y cree un marco claro para su regulación.
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El Banco Central de Chile crea equipo para analizar la emisión de su propia moneda digital
El grupo de trabajo presentará un white paper en el primer trimestre de 2022 con objetivos, requisitos y normas para el desarrollo de una CBDC.
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Argentina
Cryptocurrencies ‘Concern’ Argentina’s Central Bank President
Miguel Pesce said that Argentina’s central bank is monitoring cryptocurrencies to ensure they’re not being used to avoid exchange controls.
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BIS Seeking Blockchain Expert to Lead Digital Currency Research
BIS is looking for a blockchain engineer to take a lead on its digital currency initiatives, which includes CBDC and digital security research.
2019 European Central Bank Forum on Central Banking

Bank of Korea
South Korea’s Central Bank Starts Technical Phase for Digital Currency Ahead of 2021 Pilot
The Bank of Korea is seeking a partner to help develop the architecture for a potential central bank digital currency.
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Bank for International Settlements
CBDC Issuance Is 'Not a Reaction' to Libra, Says Central Bank Body
The Bank for International Settlements appears to contradict its own prior statements in a new digital payments report.
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Fed Reserve Philadelphia
Fed Paper: Central Bank Digital Currencies Could Replace Commercial Banks – But at a Cost
The research explores how "central banking for all" via digital currency could affect commercial banks.
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Visa Patent Filing Would Allow Central Banks to Mint Digital Fiat Currencies Using Blockchain
The filing details a way for fiat currencies, like the U.S. dollar, to be turned into a central bank digital currency.
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bank of england
Private Companies Could Play Role in Digital Currency Issuance, Bank of England Says
Analysts from the U.K.'s central bank said private currencies could work alongside any future CBDC initiative if they offered real utility.
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riksbank
Swedish Central Bank Bids to Host BIS Hub for Digital Currency Research
Sweden’s Riksbank says its digital currency researchers are the best in central banking.
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