Tag: CBDC

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e-Krona Digital Currency: Sweden’s CBDC Move

Sweden tends to get saddled with the sort of clichés the rest of us can only dream about. It’s held up as a liberal paradise; a land of tall, blond and beautiful beings; peaceful, yet progressive; a place where capitalism...

/ December 16, 2020
PayPal Crypto Move

PayPal Dives into Crypto: What This Means For The Ecosystem

The crypto markets have good news to celebrate, with the announcement on the 21st October that online payments giant PayPal is to begin supporting the use of several cryptocurrencies across its global network. PayPal customers will be able to use...

/ October 23, 2020
Central Bank Digital Bank Currencies

Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs): Complete Beginner’s Guide

My grandfather knew the manager of his local bank branch – and most of the other staff there – by name. On his twice-weekly visit, they would chat and exchange pleasantries as he withdrew cash, paid in cheques and generally...

/ September 18, 2020