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Bank of Jamaica selects eCurrency to develop CBDC

News | Cryptocurrencies | 31 Mar 2021

The Bank of Jamaica has selected eCurrency Mint to provide the technology for its central bank digital currency (CBDC).

partnership, CBDC, eCurrency, central bank, digital currency

BOJ to regulate and grow USD 4 bln e-payment business

News | Payments General | 04 Jan 2021

Bank of Jamaica has decided to regulate the operation of electronic retail payment service providers (PSPs) and is seeking industry feedback on its proposals by 15 January 2021.

Jamaica, BoJ, Bank of Jamaica, e-payment, regulation, PSP, electronic payments, supervision

Amber Group partners with NCB to launch mobile payment app

News | Mobile Payments | 19 Feb 2020

Technology company Amber Group has partnered with National Commercial Bank Jamaica to launch the Amber Pay mobile app.

Amber Group, NCB, Jamaica, National Commercial Bank Jamaica, mobile payments app, mobile application, mobile payments, portable POS, secure transaction

Jamaica planning to launch CBDC in 2022

News | Cryptocurrencies | 12 Mar 2021

During the annual National Budget Debate, Jamaica’s Minister of Finance has announced the CBDC will be piloted in December 2021 ahead of launch.

CBDC, financial inclusion, fintech, central bank

Jamaica completes first CBDC pilot

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Jan 2022

The Jamaican central bank has completed the pilot testing of its central bank digital currency, with the participation of only one payment service provider.

CBDC, central bank, digital currency, cryptocurrency

Interview with the Central Bank of Jamaica and eCurrency on CBDCs

Interviews | Payments General | 11 Jun 2021

The Central Bank of Jamaica and eCurrency delve into the topic of CBDCs, based on the pilot that currently tests a digital Jamaican Dollar

CBDC, central bank, online security, cash, DLT, payment processing, digital payments, e-wallet, KYC, data privacy

Bank of Jamaica mints first batch of Jamaica's central bank digital currency

News | Cryptocurrencies | 10 Aug 2021

Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) has minted Jamaica’s first batch of central bank digital currency (CBDC).

central bank, CBDC, payment processing, digitalisation

Jamaica's Senate approves CBDC launch

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Jun 2022

The Senate of Jamaica has given The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) the authority to issue Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) as legal tender locally.

CBDC, central bank, digital currency, regulation, DeFi

Bank of Jamaica creates the first batch of its CBDC

News | Cryptocurrencies | 27 Aug 2021

Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) has announced the inaugural minting of Jamaica’s first batch of central bank digital currency (CBDC).

CBDC, central bank, digital currency, digital assets

Vikram Pandit joins group of elite investors in closing eCurrency funding round

News | Payments General | 05 Oct 2021

eCurrency Mint has closed a funding round with new investors including Pandit, the former CEO of Citi Group, according to discussions we had with company representatives.

CBDC, funding, central bank, digital currency

Jamaica population to broadly adopt CBDC by 2027

News | Cryptocurrencies | 17 Jan 2022

The Caribbean country officials have mentioned they expect a nationwide CBDC rollout by the end of the Q1 2022 after a successfully conducted pilot test in early January 2022.

CBDC, digital currency, cryptocurrency, digital assets, central bank, digital wallet, e-wallet