The Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF), an independent global think tank for central banking and economic policy
Visa head of crypto Cuy Sheffield tweeted on May 18 that he does not believe central banks are interested in providing a central bank digital currency
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic accelerates central bank digital currency (CBDC) developments, according to Deutsche Bank macro strategist Marion Laboure.
Central banks should develop a deeper understanding of the consequences of issuing a digital currency, according to a Bank of Japan official.
JP Morgan itself is among the banks involved in blockchain and crypto asset development.
Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse’s mission is to demolish bankers’ fear of cryptocurrencies and get them on board with the new asset class.