Economics, Policy & Regulation
<span style="font-size: 14px;">The ECB has announced that it will decide by mid-2021 when to launch a digital euro project, beginning with an investigative phase.</span>
Bitcoin technology finds another practical use.
Based on a desire to avoid fragmentation in settlement procedures, the central bank will review and adjust the conditions under which it provides financial intermediaries with central bank money.
The pioneering Marshallese sovereign (SOV) digital currency will coexist alongside the US dollarbefore gradually becoming the prime currency.