Articles with tag like: digital euro

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ECB wants digital euro as competition for 'artificial currencies'

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Jun 2021

The European Central Bank (ECB) has announced that a central bank digital currency (CBDC) is needed in order to contest ‘artificial currencies’ in international payments. 

report, CBDC, digital euro, digital currency

Interview with De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) on the impact of COVID-19 on payments

Interviews | Payments General | 29 Apr 2021

The crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a global recession and it is dramatically changing consumers’ payment habits

DNB, survey, digital payments, COVID-19, central bank, research, contactless payments, digital euro, CBDC, banks

ECB releases digital Euro report

News | Online Payments | 15 Apr 2021

The European Central Bank (ECB) has published the results of a public consultation on the digital euro highlighting money flow traceability concerns.

report, digital euro, digital currency, cross-border payments

ECB announces CBDC will not be introduced before 2026

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 24 Mar 2021

The European Central Bank director Fabio Panetta has announced the bank is still preparing for a digital euro, yet it will take 5 years before it will be introduced.

digital euro, CBDC, digital payments, banks

Lugh announces the creation of French digital asset pegged to the Euro

News | Cryptocurrencies | 18 Mar 2021

The Lugh Company has announced the creation of the first French digital asset pegged to the Euro.

digital assets, stablecoin, blockchain, bank account, digital euro, product launch

ECB board member outlines potential risk for banks if Europe launches a digital euro

News | Cryptocurrencies | 12 Feb 2021

Fabio Panetta, board member of the European Central Bank (ECB), has outlined three potential types of risks to banks from a central bank digital currency (CBDC).

CBDCs, digital euro, banks, Central banks, ECB, bank account, digital currency, Europe

European Commission, ECB to review digital euro

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Jan 2021

The EC and the ECB have partnered to work through a range of key legal, policy, and technical questions that may arise as the Eurosystem moves towards the introduction of a digital euro, according to The Daily Hodl.

European Commission, ECB, digital euro, central bank, CBDC, digital currency, privacy, trust

ECB president says Bitcoin should be regulated

News | Cryptocurrencies | 14 Jan 2021

European Central Bank (ECB) president Christine Lagarde has advised that Bitcoin is ‘highly speculative’ and needs to be regulated.

ECB, Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, AML, money laundering, digital euro, CBDC, crypto regulations

Italian Banking Association initiates experimental digital euro project

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Jan 2021

The Italian Banking Association (ABI) has been conducting digital euro tests as the European Central Bank is yet to make a clear decision on a central bank's digital currency.

Italian Banking Association, ABI, digital euro, banking, digital coin, payments, Italy, commercial banks, SIA, blockchain

Italian Banking Association rolls out digital euro research project

News | Payments General | 23 Dec 2020

Associazione Bancaria Italiana (ABI) and its ABI Lab have launched a digital euro research project.

R3, Spunta, Italy, DLT, blockchain, digital euro, programmable money, CBDC, ABI

Bank of France presents CBDC progress, sets next steps

News | Cryptocurrencies | 14 Dec 2020

Bank of France Deputy Governor has presented the progress being made with the central bank digital currency (CBDC) and touched upon possible regulatory changes and the legal framework.

Bank of France, CBDC, digital euro, regulatory framework, central bank digital currency, banks, cross border payments

Central Bank Digital Currencies for Dummies – A Quick Guide into CBDCs

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Dec 2020

The Paypers releases the Central Bank Digital Currencies for Dummies, an ebook which is a quick reference guide into CBDCs that aims to inform readers about what CBDCs are, the innovation they promise, the implications, and risks they pose.

central bank digital currencies, CBDC, digital dollar, digital euro, Chinese yuan, Facebook Libra, stablecoins, Central banks, commercial banks, fintech, technology providers, monetary policies, Financial systems, COVID-19, payments digitalisation, mobile wallets, smartphones, financial inclusion, customer data, digital identity, data privacy, security

Central Bank Digital Currencies for Beginners – A Quick Guide into CBDCs

Report | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Dec 2020

Central Bank Digital Currencies for Beginners is a quick reference guide into CBDCs that aims to inform readers about what CBDCs are, the innovation they promise, and the implications and risks they pose

central bank digital currencies, CBDC, digital dollar, digital euro, Chinese yuan, Facebook Libra, stablecoins, Central banks, commercial banks, fintech, technology providers, monetary policies, Financial systems, COVID-19, payments digitalisation, mobile wallets, smartphones, financial inclusion, customer data, digital identity, data privacy, security

ECB to launch consultation paper on the 'digital euro'

News | Cryptocurrencies | 12 Oct 2020

The European Central Bank will be launching a public consultation and start experiments to help decide whether to issue 'digital euro' for 19-nation block.

digital euro, CBDC, payments, banking, digital euro, Europe, ECB, Consultation Paper

ECB should plan digital euro issuance, board member says

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Oct 2020

A board member of the European Central Bank has declared that the bank should prepare to issue a digital euro to complement banknotes, according to Reuters.

ECB, European Central Bank, Europe, digital euro, banknotes, banks, Central banks, digital currencies, electronic payments, private tokens, Bitcoin, Facebook, Libra, electronic money, Commercial Bank, Bluetooth, pre-paid cards, banking system

ECB aims to trademark the term 'Digital Euro' amid feasibility study

News | Cryptocurrencies | 02 Oct 2020

As European Central Bank officials prepare to release an assessment of the benefits and drawbacks of creating a digital version of the euro, the ECB has applied to trademark the term ‘Digital Euro’.

European Central Bank, ECB, digital euro, blockchain, crypto, digitalisation

Digital Euro seen as an alternative to 'private digital currencies', ECB

News | Cryptocurrencies | 25 Sep 2020

The European Central Bank (ECB) has been analysing the benefits and risks of a digital currency, according to its president, Christine Lagarde.

European Central Bank, ECB, Christine Lagarde, digital euro, digital currency, cryptocurrency, blockchain, retail payments

Italian banks preparing to trial a digital Euro

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Jun 2020

The Italian Banking Association (ABI), made up of over 700 Italian banking institutions, has announced that its banks are willing to pilot a digital euro.

central bank digital currency, CBDC, banking, digital euro, Italy, blockchain, ABI

Association of German Banks demands a digital Euro

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Nov 2019

The Association of German Banks has published its position on digital currency, saying a ‘crypto-based digital Euro’ should be launched.

Commerzbank, Deutsche Bank, FinLeap, Unicredit Bank, cryptocurrency, stable coin, digital euro, central bank digital currency