Brazil central bank picks digital real challenge partners


Brazil central bank picks digital real challenge partners

Brazil's central bank has picked project proposals from nine firms – including Santander, Visa and Bitcoin Market – for a challenge investigating the development of a CBDC.

Challenges & Downsides of Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Use

In this Fintech Intellect Quick Take, Joel Telpner describes some of the challenges and downsides associated with Central Bank Digital Currencies.

View the entire Fintech Intellects interview with Joel at

Also, Joel will be presenting more information about Central Bank Digital Currencies at the next U.S. Fintech Symposium:

Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Panel with Federal Reserve Board and European Central Bank

At Ripple Swell 2020, Georgetown Law’s Chris Brummer hosted a panel on Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) featuring David Mills of the Federal Reserve Board and Ulrich Bindseil of the European Central Bank.

The discussion focused on CBDCs based upon both Binseil and Mills perspectives as economists who have decades long experience in monetary policy and payments. The two also provided perspective on how far away CBDC implementation really is.

To learn more about this session and to get the latest updates from Swell, visit

Nigeria Has Launched Its Central Bank Digital Currency, the eNaira

Nigeria, which has one of the world’s highest cryptocurrency adoption rates, has become the first African nation to launch its own central bank digital currency (CBDC) as President Muhammadu Buhari formally launched the eNaira.

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Talking Central Bank Digital Currency at DAVOS 2022

Top Central Bankers, IMF chief and others jaw-jaw on CBDC versus Other Cryptos, Impact and More.