BIS Launches Project Icebreaker with Central Banks to Explore CBDC

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has rolled out Project Icebreaker together with the central banks…

Druckenmiller sees ‘big role’ for cryptocurrency as central bank trust evaporates

Famed investor Stanley Druckenmiller said cryptocurrency could have a “big role” as people seek alternatives to…

Israel, Norway and Sweden central banks partner with BIS to explore CBDC payments

The Bank for International Settlements, or BIS, has reported it will be partnering with the central…

Billionaire investor S. Druckenmiller says mistrust in central banks could lead to crypto ‘renaissance’

The prevailing macroeconomic factors dominated by soaring inflation have impacted equities and the cryptocurrency market, with…

Sweden’s central bank tests CBDC for retail and international remittance payments

Sweden’s central bank, the Riksbank, along with the central banks of Israel and Norway and the…

China’s central bank PBOC warns against yuan speculation

The Chinese yuan weakened past the closely-watched 7.2 level against the greenback this week. Getty Images…

Stanley Druckenmiller Predicts Potential Crypto “Renaissance” if Central Bank Faith is Lost

Billionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller said that crypto could make a comeback as citizens begin to distrust…

French Central Banker Warns Complex Crypto Regulations Could Create ‘Uneven Playing Field’ – Regulation Bitcoin News

The governor of France’s central bank, François Villeroy de Galhau, has urged EU regulators to “avoid…

Fed Chair Jerome Powell Updates Work on Digital Dollar — Says US Central Bank Digital Currency Will Take ‘at Least a Couple of Years’ – Regulation Bitcoin News

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. central bank is looking at whether to issue…

Nigerian Central Bank Hikes Key Interest Rate Just Days After Naira Plunges to New Low – Africa Bitcoin News

Following the latest meeting of the monetary policy committee, the Central Bank of Nigeria says it…

Bank of England Suspends Tightening Policy as Pound Nosedives — Central Bank to Start Purchasing Long-Dated UK Government Bonds – Economics Bitcoin News

Following the extremely volatile European markets during the past few days and the euro and pound…

Slow to Incorporate Crypto Regulations Could Fuel Arbitrage Risk: French Central Banker

Francois Villeroy de Galhau, the governor of the French Central Bank, has warned of the risks…

Space And Time Secures $20 Million To Transform Central Business Logic Databases Into Trustless Data Sources For Web3

Space and Time paves the way for establishing a decentralized data warehouse with tremendous Web3 implications.…

Australia Issues White Paper for Central Bank Digital Currency – Finance Bitcoin News

Reserve Bank of Australia is researching the potential benefits of launching a central bank digital currency.…

French Central Bank CBDC Projects Aim to Manage DeFi Liquidity, Settle Tokenized Assets

“A wholesale CBDC could significantly contribute to improving cross-border and cross-currency payments,” Villeroy de Galhau, a…

Central Banks Will Always Be Source of Trust in Money: Fed Chairman

Federal Reserve (Fed) Chairman Jerome Powell has spoken at the Conference on Opportunities and Challenges of…

European Central Bank Considers Rolling Out Blockchain-Powered Bank Transactions

The European Central Bank (ECB) seeks to be ahead of the game by studying how blockchain-based…

ECB president C. Lagarde warns cryptocurrencies can hinder the role of central banks

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde has continued to raise concerns regarding the growth of cryptocurrencies…

European Central Bank preparing for broad digital currency adoption ‘scenario’

The European Central Bank (ECB) is analyzing options for integrating decentralized ledger technology (DLT) into existing…

Australian Central Bank Details Active CBDC Pilot Project In Telling Whitepaper

Australians are already testing a CBDC. Surprising no one, considering the authoritarian way that the government…

Australia Pushes Ahead With Central Bank Digital Currency, Announces Pilot Timeline

Australia is pushing ahead with central bank digital (CBDC) currency research. On Monday, Australia’s central bank…

Kenyan Central Bank Makes Its Views on Bitcoin Clear

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) governor, Patrick Njoroge, has made his views on Bitcoin clear…

Australian central bank issues whitepaper for pilot of permissioned CBDC, eAUD

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) published a whitepaper for its pilot central bank digital currency…

The Central African Republic Limits Sango Coin Usage

Not that long ago, the Central African Republic (CAR) – one of the poorest nations on…

U.S. dollar strength continues as global central banks struggle to keep up with the Fed

The U.S. dollar (DX-Y.NYB) screamed higher Friday after the British pound (GBPUSD=X) was whacked when British…

Kenyan Central Bank reiterates stance on crypto 1

The Kenyan Central Bank has voiced its displeasure towards a new proposal regarding digital assets in…

Russian Central Bank Is Reviewing Moscow Exchange’s Draft Bill on Crypto: Report

After reconsidering its position on cryptocurrencies following the outbreak of the war, Russia is now looking…

Kenyan Central Bank Says It’s ‘Craziness’ to Convert Country’s Reserves to Bitcoin – Africa Bitcoin News

The Kenyan central bank governor Patrick Njoroge has described as “craziness” the calls to convert Kenya’s…

Coinbase Receives Registration Approval From Dutch Central Bank

Coinbase becomes the first major exchange to receive DNB registration approval. The platform will be able…

Central Bank Of Russia Approves Bitcoin, Ethereum, Others, For Cross-Border Payments

Russia has been leaning towards cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum in recent times. Sanctions against…