This Month in Digital Money – News Digest November 2023
In this monthly news digest, Sarah recaps the news in the digital money space in November 2023. Which CBDC launched this month? What is DZ bank's recent announcement all about? Which country has announced the piloting of a wholesale CBDC for 2024?
CBDCs & Privacy: Considerations for an International Landscape
In this episode, the guests from the Digital Pound Foundation, the Digital Dollar Project, the Digital Euro Association and Consult Hyperion discuss how CBDCs can guard fundamental human rights in domestic and international settings. Among the 130 countries currently exploring CBDCs, distinct values are emerging, with some placing higher importance on transactional anonymity for amounts below a certain threshold, guaranteeing complete irretrievability of associated data. Others prioritize centralization and traceability. How can this fragmented landscape become interoperable? Is achieving cross-jurisdictional interoperability feasible, and how can we navigate this path?
Cryptobanknotes & CBDC Cash from A to Z
In this episode, Andrei Lipkin gives an introduction to crypto banknotes and CBDC Cash and how they compare to banknotes as we know them today. How does CBDC Cash fit in with CBDC? Are they anonymous? What edge do they have over regular banknotes, CBDCs or cryptocurrencies?
This Month in Digital Money – News Digest October 2023
In this monthly news digest, Sarah and Conrad recap the news in the digital money space in October 2023. How is the digital ruble going to evade intermediaries in cross-border transactions? What does the digital euro preparation phase entail? Which results does the wrapped CBDC trial by the Reserved Bank of Australia and Mastercard yield?