Central bank digital currencies – executive summary

Categories : Cryptocurrency & blockchain, Technology and Operational Enablers


Author: Bank of International Settlements

A group of seven central banks (Bank of Canada, Bank of England, Bank of Japan, European Central Bank, Federal Reserve, Sveriges Riksbank and Swiss National Bank), together with the Bank for International Settlements, are working together to explore central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) for the public (“general purpose” or “retail” CBDC). Read the full paper here.